Twitter to Open its First Arab World Branch in Dubai
Twitter MENA account announced that Twitter is going to open its first Arab world branch in Dubai.
We do not know what this branch will do, but it might be sales office for its social media advertising opportunities and it also might include Arab speaking staff who would monitor Twitter to take down Islamic State supporters’ account.
Many Arab and Muslim Twitter users criticize Twitter for suspending Islamic State (known as ISIS) accounts. None of the US and western organizations that claim to support free speech suchElectronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) as has showed any objection to the censorship Islamic State supports accounts on Twitter.