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Syrian Electronic Army Claims Responsibility for AP Twitter Hack

The Syrian Electronic Army is claiming responsibility for today’s AP Twitter hack and subsequent tweet, which claimed there had been explosions in the White House and that President Obama had been injured.

The “Army” is an informal group of pro-Assad hackers that has recently hacked several other high-profile accounts, reports the Washington Post.

Syrian Electronic Army: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

The Organization Responsible for the Recent AP Twitter Hack has been revealed to be the Syrian Electronic Army.

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Last week the group were in the news for hacking into NPR’s Twitter account, apparently due to the their coverage of the Syrian Civil War.

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