New from me: After Mueller report, Twitter bots pushed 'Russiagate hoax' narrative
Network of 5,000+ pro-Trump Twitter bots railed against the “Russiagate hoax” shortly after the release of the redacted Mueller report last week, according to data gathered by a prominent disinformation researcher and analyzed by .
A network of more than 5,000 pro-Trump Twitter bots railed against the “Russiagate hoax” shortly after the release of Mueller's report last week, according to data gathered by a prominent disinformation researcher and analyzed by NBC News.
🔥Twitter banned over 5,000 pro-Trump bot accounts that were tweeting about “Russiagate” being a “hoax” after the #MuellerReport was released.🤨 The botnet has ties to...NOT #Russia🇷🇺, but a rebranded pro-#SaudiArabia social-media operation.🤬
A Saudi-based network of 5,000 pro-Trump Twitter bots that railed against the “Russiagate hoax” shortly after the Mueller report release were removed from Twitter. The same bots also pushed messages backing Kushner's pal, MBS. by #Maddow
This botnet had two notable markers: —They tweeted a ton about how "Russiagate" is a hoax —They often interacted with an obscure account: . used to be —which pushed propaganda about Saudi Arabia and the Crown Prince.
Network of 5,000+ pro-Trump Twitter bots railed against the “Russiagate hoax” shortly after the release of the redacted Mueller report last week, according to data gathered by a prominent disinformation researcher and analyzed by .
After Mueller report, Twitter bots pushed 'Russiagate hoax' narrative
Sorry, robots cannot 'rail' or 'push'. They are not people. Don't report them as such. After Mueller report, Twitter bots pushed ‘Russiagate hoax’ narrative via
& [] I imagine you guys are close to having the botnets out of play