TITLE

Palestinians fighting Palestinians using Youtube

AUTHOR(S)
Gertz, Bill
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;11/7/2007, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on a report issued by the U.S. government, which revealed that supporters of Palestinian factions Fatah and HAMAS have made increasing use of the popular video sharing site YouTube to post video aimed at discrediting their rivals or promoting their own organization. Hamas forums revealed that the groups members use YouTube as a key tool in their anti-Fatah propaganda campaign. The popular video sharing Web site is used by both factions to distribute propaganda and expose the activities of their rival groups.
ACCESSION #
27511273

 

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