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Top 5 #hashtag

  • 1. #cuba
  • 2. #gaza
  • 3. #ukraine
  • 4. #forodesaopaulo
  • 5. #isis
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1m

Why learning new tasks is difficult: @Stanford engineer helps determine how it occurs in the brain http://t.co/75twbGysRJ

2m

@abumuqawama She & her sister must've been close in a way beyond understanding to leave together like that. Wishing u joy in their memories.

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Good luck and best wishes to my dear friend, the wonderful and very talented Joan Rivers! Winner of Celebrity Apprentice, amazing woman.

6m

In a @WhiteHouse briefing today, President Obama provides an update on the situations in #Iraq and #Ukraine. http://t.co/8VD79F6GuS

11m

US outraged by abduction + murder of #Lithuania Hon. Consul Zelenec by #Russia-backed separatist groups in Luhansk: http://t.co/hCRyVlCMgY

11m

Muda dan berprestasi, memang cocok utk menggambarkan @jackandraka, sang #penemu alat pendeteksi #kanker #pankreas http://t.co/jF8lI1V5Eh

11m

Don't Let Data Get in the Driver's Seat: Humans Must Put Data in Context http://t.co/nAobnlAPk1 by @StanfordBiz's Dale Miller cc @autom8

12m

No strategy yet on Islamic State. Fine. How about a strategy for Iran nukes, Syria aftermath, Iraq cohesion, Jordan security...

13m

A selection of paintings done using google maps as reference. http://t.co/jBC0ZZsQAz

17m

... in her faith, and is with her God in Heaven tonight. When I last saw her, a month ago, she couldn't wait for her last adventure. (8)

18m

She was a Presbyterian in the old Scottish way, with a stern God and no illusions about the nature of man. But she took real joy ... (7)

21m

Poor transportation infrastructure is "critical barrier" preventing women from accessing #SRHS they need: http://t.co/NGraOTQSqb

22m

Wonderful program; we're big fans | @Stanford's Symbolic Systems @stanfordsymsys Bridges Gap Between Humanity & tech http://t.co/CD00KCzu9G

22m

Though @Facebook has the authority to conduct research like its newsfeed mood study, @Cam_Kerry asks: should they? http://t.co/TWULznLu1D

23m

RT @blakehounshell: “U.S. officials were relieved when Bandar was removed as steward of the Syrian opposition.” http://t.co/0KDmT0PROr

23m

For Estonians & Latvians-the blueprint for you, too. RT @TheNatlInterest: Ukraine Crisis: Time to Reach a Resolution http://t.co/J1ki9b84K1

24m

Why Obama Backed off More ISIS Strikes: His Own Team Couldn’t Agree on a Syria Strategy http://t.co/bUcTEKSfj8

24m

“U.S. officials were relieved when Bandar was removed as steward of the Syrian opposition.” http://t.co/l8pH4mMcOs

Real-time ranking (updated every 24 hours) of e-diplomatic influence based on composite index of officials and experts

Ranking States Followers Influence
1 United States 95,627,634
2 Turkey 31,573,496
3 Saudi Arabia 28,461,249
4 Egypt, Arab Rep. 26,207,649
5 India 19,303,023
6 Kuwait 14,016,992
7 Venezuela, RB 12,763,311
8 Colombia 12,181,789
9 United Nations/ONU 11,574,190
10 Mexico 11,355,002
11 United Kingdom 11,143,673
12 Japan 8,170,058
13 Russian Federation 7,998,280
14 United Arab Emirates 7,130,746
15 Brazil 5,034,041
16 Pakistan 4,612,978
17 Holy See 4,467,717
18 Indonesia 3,964,817
19 Argentina 3,892,961
20 Italy 3,189,236
21 Malaysia 2,991,575
22 Chile 2,966,713
23 Qatar 2,845,863
24 Ecuador 2,687,322
25 France 2,583,685
26 Australia 2,637,409
27 Thailand 2,597,717
28 Spain 2,485,366
29 Switzerland 2,475,006
30 Peru 2,421,207
31 Israel 2,320,984
32 European Union 2,050,010
33 Korea, Rep. 1,850,171
34 Philippines 1,845,297
35 Nigeria 1,461,242
36 Bahrain 1,433,338
37 Lebanon 1,417,076
38 Dominican Republic 1,262,800
39 Canada 1,213,661
40 China 1,192,867
41 Netherlands 875,962
42 South Africa 886,192
43 Germany 858,483
44 Cuba 810,726
45 Kenya 808,174
46 Panama 764,373
47 Rwanda 721,958
48 Sweden 690,248
49 Poland 617,254
50 Iran, Islamic Rep. 635,457
51 Jordan 627,479
52 IMF/FMI 583,237
53 NATO/OTAN 534,355
54 Costa Rica 497,906
55 Norway 490,088
56 Finland 487,156
57 Tanzania 466,117
58 Iraq 448,929
59 Tunisia 447,266
60 Greece 393,284
61 Guatemala 391,666
62 Mongolia 362,404
63 Ukraine 346,739
64 Afghanistan 297,051
65 OECD/OCDE 301,824
66 Belgium 295,430
67 West Bank and Gaza 259,682
68 World Economic Forum 0
69 Bangladesh 235,134
70 Azerbaijan 216,849
71 Nepal 206,862
72 Ghana 190,728
73 Cote d'Ivoire 190,796
74 Haiti 155,416
75 El Salvador 152,337
76 Uganda 141,234
77 Portugal 132,908
78 Ireland 120,444
79 Libya 121,588
80 New Zealand 116,026
81 Latvia 104,655
82 Denmark 102,410
83 Org of American States 105,197
84 Singapore 94,849
85 Somalia 89,194
86 Chechnya 94,721
87 Paraguay 90,718
88 Lithuania 75,829
89 African Union 79,513
90 Czech Republic 76,229
91 Senegal 70,624
92 Algeria 73,051
93 Yemen, Rep. 67,012
94 Kazakhstan 59,850
95 Estonia 57,736
96 Uruguay 59,954
97 Sierra Leone 55,165
98 Puerto Rico 55,075
99 Georgia 46,571
100 Myanmar 52,450
101 OSCE 49,071
102 Maldives 48,059
103 Slovenia 44,135
104 Iceland 42,363
105 Honduras 45,016
106 Korea, Dem. Rep. 43,180
107 Serbia 41,290
108 Syrian Arab Republic 37,262
109 Taiwan 36,443
110 Romania 33,929
111 Bulgaria 29,602
112 Ethiopia 29,767
113 Mali 26,243
114 Cyprus 25,144
115 Congo, Dem. Rep. 23,131
116 Austria 18,340
117 South Sudan 20,111
118 Zimbabwe 20,250
119 Cameroon 16,708
120 Moldova 16,382
121 Kyrgyzstan 17,871
122 Tajikistan 17,700
123 Macedonia, FYR 14,631
124 Belarus 13,104
125 Botswana 14,898
126 Sri Lanka 9,780
127 Croatia 13,558
128 Montenegro 12,879
129 Malawi 12,816
130 Int'l Criminal Court 11,467
131 Sudan 12,506
132 Jamaica 10,673
133 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9,053
134 Hungary 9,574
135 Trinidad and Tobago 8,081
136 Malta 8,431
137 Cambodia 5,984
138 Zambia 6,508
139 Vietnam 6,266
140 Albania 2,305
141 Mozambique 2,407
142 Benin 3,017
143 Slovak Republic 1,834
144 Bolivia 2,355
145 Togo 2,673
146 ASEAN 85
147 Burkina Faso 1,691
148 Gabon 1,515
149 Liberia 1,397
150 Angola 703
151 Morocco 0
152 Djibouti 0
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8m

Candid dialogue with union leaders yesterday. Thank you for the candid & honest exchange! –LHL http://t.co/MAC9NjiNba http://t.co/AYCWLSNklx

3h

Esaki ta e number di biyèchi nashonal ku a sali komo premio mayó #7090 pero ku finalmente e persona no a stèmpel... http://t.co/o9l8POGQJ7

3h

Esaki ta e number di biyèchi nashonal ku a sali komo premio mayó #7090 pero ku finalmente e persona no a stèmpel... http://t.co/Aou3ZIXUhV

3h

No. Peor, los delegados gremiales de los trabajadores. Sin palabras (bis) https://t.co/BNlcSplGgL http://t.co/zz8U7moFwe

5h

...tener habilitado un carril, lo cual demorará un poco más la estabilización y ampliación total. Un abrazo.

5h

Gabinete itinerante 5-6 de Sep. lo haremos en Guayllabamba, para paliar un poco crisis por cierre de carretera. Esperamos en dos meses...

5h

Falleció nuestro concejal Rolando Guadalupe. Un abrazo solidario a su familia y a todo AP-Durán.

5h

Le Pdt #IBK a reçu cet après-midi une délégation de la communauté intle pour évoquer les pourparlers inter maliens http://t.co/Ar4vghy2G7

5h

2/2 Canada’s Arctic is unequivocally Canadian sovereign territory; we proudly and strongly support it.

5h

1/2 Exciting to see CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent and CCGS Terry Fox reach Canada’s North Pole #CCGArctic http://t.co/GmuHtosXdM

6h

[MAÑANA] 11:00 h. Conferencia de prensa por nueva etapa de ANTEL Arena http://t.co/3ThmDJtwnr

6h

De un país detenido, a uno con 11 reformas audaces, reconocidas en el mundo. #SegundoInforme http://t.co/8TY0YOvcnE http://t.co/BC12Fvc3R9

7h

El día de ayer falleció en Soná el Sr Manuel Carrasco a la edad de 116 años. Mi más sentido pésame a toda su distinguida familia .

7h

Самит „Германија-ЕУ-Западен Балкан“, четврток, 28 август 2014 http://t.co/BMJRZQPgD0

7h

George Downing gave his name to 1 of the most famous streets in the world. Read more about the history of Number 10: http://t.co/bq7ABMyPqT

7h

COMMUNIQUE DU CONSEIL DES MINISTRES DU JEUDI 28 AOUT 2014 Le Conseil des Ministres s’est réuni en session... http://t.co/BfKCjzgsTa

The most influential diplomatic actors on Twitter

Ranking States People Followers Influence
1 United States Barack Obama 45,523,352
2 United States Bill Gates 17,142,862
3 Saudi Arabia Muhammad Al-Arifi 9,447,863
4 China Dalai Lama (Tibet) 9,248,219
5 Saudi Arabia Aaidh ibn Abdullah al-Qarni 6,727,721
6 India Narendra Modi 5,845,212
7 Saudi Arabia Salman al-Ouda 5,166,975
8 Kuwait Mishary Rashid Alafasy 4,984,646
9 Turkey Abdullah Gül 4,872,764
10 Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 4,582,392
11 Venezuela, RB Henrique Capriles R. 4,612,589
12 Kuwait Nabil Alawadhy 4,614,735
13 Holy See Pope Benedict XVI 4,403,732
14 Argentina Cristina Kirchner 3,115,115
15 Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez 3,066,467
16 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Mohammed 3,053,369
17 Colombia Juan Manuel Santos 3,001,405
18 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bassem Youssef 2,936,731
19 Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto 2,875,168
20 Mexico Felipe Calderón 2,838,890
21 United Kingdom David Cameron 2,735,918
22 United States Al Gore 2,724,665
23 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Khaled 2,758,864
24 United States Donald Trump 2,667,364
25 Russian Federation Dmitri Medvedev 2,557,619
26 India Kiran Bedi 2,510,478
27 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed El Baradei 2,478,042
28 United Kingdom Wikileaks 2,342,068
29 India Shashi Tharoor 2,314,919
30 Turkey Cüneyt Ozdemir 2,215,372
31 India Manmohan Singh 2,234,016
32 Switzerland World Economic Forum, Davos 2,166,092
33 Malaysia Mohd Najib Tun Razak 2,099,566
34 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hamza Namira 2,109,256
35 Japan Masayoshi Son 2,103,155
36 Egypt, Arab Rep. Muhammad Morsi 2,062,946
37 Kuwait Muhammad Al Awadi 1,998,172
38 Venezuela, RB Nelson Bocaranda S. 1,939,150
39 United States John McCain 1,902,699
40 Saudi Arabia Turkish Intruder 1,912,530
41 Saudi Arabia Abdul Aziz bin Fahd 1,918,180
42 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Hamzawy 1,877,643
43 Brazil Romario de Souza Faria 1,842,780
44 Turkey Ahmet Hakan 1,845,904
45 United States Tim O'Reilly 1,788,250
46 Qatar Faisal al-Qassem 1,700,264
47 Ecuador Rafael Correa 1,665,437
48 Turkey Elif Safak 1,633,528
49 Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu 1,674,915
50 Turkey T.C.Cumhurbaşkanlığı 1,594,362
51 Egypt, Arab Rep. Yosri Fouda 1,581,858
52 Egypt, Arab Rep. Belal Fadl 1,588,772
53 Egypt, Arab Rep. Dr Abolfotoh 1,575,003
54 Turkey Bulent Arinc 1,583,368
55 Saudi Arabia Mojtahd 1,519,580
56 Italy Beppe Grillo 1,504,145
57 United States Nicholas Kristof 1,489,448
58 India Rajdeep Sardesai 1,491,468
59 Egypt, Arab Rep. Naguib Sawiris 1,479,717
60 India Barkha Dutt 1,465,561
61 Egypt, Arab Rep. Wael Ghonim 1,421,861
62 Australia Kevin Rudd 1,406,016
63 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Al-Aswany 1,377,504
64 Pakistan Imran Khan 1,296,639
65 Russian Federation Kremlin Russia 1,359,301
66 United States Human Rights Watch 1,345,249
67 Mexico Andrés Manuel López 1,312,512
68 Philippines Karen Davila 1,316,905
69 United States Your Anon News 1,307,066
70 Chile Sebastian Piñera 1,283,855
71 United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan 1,277,123
72 United States Paul Krugman 1,229,930
73 United Kingdom Sarah Brown 1,213,752
74 Japan Toru Hashimoto 1,211,809
75 Colombia Gabriel García Márquez 1,171,801
76 Indonesia Prabowo Subianto 1,181,351
77 United States Amnesty International 1,150,163
78 Netherlands Greenpeace 1,137,788
79 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gameela Ismail 1,133,868
80 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amre Moussa 1,128,480
81 Brazil José Serra 1,100,364
82 Turkey Devlet Bahçeli 1,085,527
83 Venezuela, RB Diosdado Cabello R 1,067,900
84 Japan Takafumi Horie 1,046,437
85 Turkey Ece Temelkuran 1,001,288
86 Peru Nadine Heredia 938,507
87 Brazil Marina Silva 925,030
88 Colombia Gustavo Petro 905,163
89 Russian Federation Kseniya Sobchak 880,420
90 Mexico Denise Dresser 870,776
91 Turkey Nazli Ilicak 835,475
92 Peru Nadine Heredia 831,967
93 Egypt, Arab Rep. Shabab 6 april 818,054
94 Turkey Fatih Altayli 811,799
95 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khaled Abol Naga 787,970
96 China Xinhua News Agency 780,489
97 Qatar Yusuf al-Qaradawi 776,913
98 Italy Roberto Saviano 756,834
99 United Kingdom David Cameron 756,736
100 India Salman Rushdie 734,566
101 Egypt, Arab Rep. Heba Raouf Ezzat 732,199
102 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Hamdan 742,082
103 Russian Federation RT (Russia Today) 729,851
104 Turkey Mehmet Baransu 715,350
105 Venezuela, RB Elias Jaua 712,651
106 United States Avaaz 706,391
107 Saudi Arabia Talal Abdulaziz 703,940
108 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nawara Negm 700,086
109 Russian Federation Alexey Navalny 698,661
110 Chile Leonardo Farkas 642,167
111 Korea, Rep. Moon Jae-in 614,261
112 Turkey Sirri Sureyya Onder 629,528
113 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Abdel Fattah 625,600
114 Cuba Yoani Sánchez 618,236
115 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed Saad Katatni 621,985
116 India Omar Abdullah 604,340
117 United Kingdom Jemima Khan 643,941
118 Thailand Suthichai Yoon 599,397
119 United States Karl Rove 591,762
120 Japan Yukio Hatoyama 589,085
121 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bothaina Kamel 570,541
122 Turkey Emre Uslu 562,867
123 United Kingdom Oxfam 563,129
124 Venezuela, RB Andrés Izarra 560,639
125 Russian Federation Vladimir Poutine 570,023
126 Kuwait Waleed Al-Tabtabaie 544,393
127 United States Melinda Gates 540,570
128 Venezuela, RB Diego Arria 535,808
129 United States Mia Farrow 536,990
130 Dominican Republic Nuria Piera ‏ 540,312
131 Turkey Bekir Bozdağ 539,082
132 France Nicolas Sarkozy 530,418
133 Colombia Antanas Mockus 526,924
134 Spain Mariano Rajoy Brey 520,378
135 Thailand Thaksin Shinawatra 522,643
136 Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim 522,385
137 Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta 525,158
138 Rwanda Paul Kagame 532,768
139 Canada Stephen Harper 502,487
140 United Arab Emirates Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan 496,095
141 United Arab Emirates Al Arabiya English 496,629
142 Saudi Arabia Essam Al-Zamil 494,189
143 Spain Greenpeace España 489,772
144 Colombia Piedad Córdoba Ruiz 489,799
145 Indonesia Aburizal Bakrie 490,154
146 United States Fareed Zakaria 487,781
147 Japan Tahara Soichiro 484,172
148 Pakistan Fatima Bhutto 505,572
149 Panama Ricardo Martinelli 476,989
150 Israel Azmi Bishara 481,194
151 Egypt, Arab Rep. Ahmed Shafik 477,536
152 Australia Julia Gillard 479,634
153 Thailand Abhisit Vejjajiva 465,680
154 Saudi Arabia Khalid Matrafi 466,354
155 Venezuela, RB Rocío San Miguel 452,436
156 Cuba Reflexiones de Fidel 455,621
157 Indonesia Boediono 455,672
158 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hazem Abdelazim 452,862
159 Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif 439,524
160 Colombia Daniel Coronell 426,893
161 Bahrain Wadah Khanfar 428,908
162 Argentina Greenpeace Argentina 418,290
163 Egypt, Arab Rep. Asmaa Mahfouz 421,387
164 Indonesia FadjroelRachman 421,323
165 Turkey Omer Celik 419,910
166 Egypt, Arab Rep. Esraa Abdel Fattah 416,092
167 Colombia German Vargas Lleras 413,321
168 Pakistan Marvi Memon 421,168
169 Venezuela, RB Delsa Solorzano 413,071
170 Cambodia Somaly Mam 409,407
171 Indonesia Goenawan Mohamad 407,660
172 Italy Pier Luigi Bersani 404,678
173 Jordan Noor Al Hussein 404,160
174 United States Susan Rice 403,361
175 Israel Israel Defense Forces 384,756
176 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nabil El Araby 397,125
177 Lebanon Saad Hariri 385,273
178 Indonesia Ulil Abshar Abdalla 376,511
179 Spain Ignacio Escolar 376,097
180 Korea, Rep. Park Geun-hye 375,315
181 Argentina Amado Boudou 372,438
182 Spain Julia Otero 372,859
183 United States Alec J. Ross 371,379
184 Yemen, Rep. Tawakkol Karman 376,022
185 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gamal Eid 361,123
186 United Kingdom Amnesty International 361,286
187 Indonesia A. Mustofa Bisri 364,785
188 Egypt, Arab Rep. Essam Sharaf 358,933
189 Japan Renho Sha 354,044
190 Japan Naoki Inose 357,421
191 United States Jake Tapper 353,456
192 United States Joe Biden 350,212
193 Italy Enrico Letta 347,988
194 Turkey Nihal Bengisu Karaca 346,116
195 Turkey Deniz Ulke Aribogan 340,381
196 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khairat El-Shater 340,818
197 Nigeria Nasir El-Rufai 339,324
198 Venezuela, RB Walter Martínez 334,569
199 Netherlands Geert Wilders 332,809
200 South Africa Jacob G. Zuma 332,824

*Heads of Government and State

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1. Select a #Hashtag from the Top 50...

ranking #hashtag tweets/day show
1 #cuba 950
2 #gaza 884
3 #ukraine 681
4 #forodesaopaulo 577
5 #isis 511
6 #syria 511
7 #bahrain 475
8 #israel 463
9 #nato 353
10 #iraq 337
11 #ebola 298
12 #russia 267
13 #palestine 241
14 #hamas 222
15 #egypt 220
16 #iran 203
17 #libya 179
18 #natosummituk 170
19 #yemen 146
20 #cyber 132
21 #venezuela 126
22 #ferguson 121
23 #pakistan 119
24 #qrfabius 118
25 #eeuu 116
26 #china 113
27 #wef 111
28 #confamb 106
29 #isil 99
30 #turkey 98
31 #netmundial 95
32 #unngo2014 94
33 #gleisi13 94
34 #humanrights 87
35 #usa 84
36 #thailand 81
37 #climate2014 78
38 #africa 78
39 #equipegh 76
40 #nigeria 74
41 #france 73
42 #afghanistan 72
43 #india 70
44 #noticias 68
45 #afg 68
46 #val2014 67
47 #ukindia 67
48 #climatechange 65
49 #belarus 62
50 #oetopnews 62

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