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Information Operations in Turkey: Manufacturing Resilience with Free Twitter Accounts

  title={Information Operations in Turkey: Manufacturing Resilience with Free Twitter Accounts},
  author={Maya Merhi and Sarah Michele Rajtmajer and Dongwon Lee},
Social media platforms have more recently shifted towards investigating and reporting on coordinated state-linked manipulation taking place on their sites. Following the 2016 US elections, for instance, Twitter opened their Information Operations hub where they disclose accounts participating in state-linked information operations. In June 2020, Twitter released a set of accounts linked to Turkey’s ruling political party. In this work, we investigate these accounts in the aftermath of the… 

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