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Twitter and You Tube: The IDF’s Latest Weapons of War

31 Dec

Fastforward Blog calls it War 2.0 – the use of social media as a major weapon in winning the “people’s war” of spin in the Middle East. Israel is now getting its story out there in a big way using YouTube and Twitter.

The blogosphere and new media are another war zone, we have to be relevant there.

So said the head of the IDF’s (Israel Defense Forces) press team, as quoted in Global Dashboard.

Here’s a video featuring an attack on the Hamas government complex in Gaza (12/30/08):