List of people twittering about the Israel/Gaza clashes

Blog post last updated 12:53 GMT, 15.november 2012

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the new conflict that has erupted in Israel / Gaza.

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
@IDFSpokesperson, Official Israel Defense Forces Twitter account
@RT_COM, Russia Today, follows the event
@BBCWorld, BBC World News follows this event
@Palestinianism, tweets about it
@DannyNis, tweets about it
@harryfear, tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
@AJEnglish, Al Jazeera, follows the event

Twitter accounts updated later:
@netanyahu, prime minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu
@ASE, tweets about it

Hashtags:
#Israel
#Gaza
#Palestine
#Hamas

List of people twittering about Libya

Blog post last updated 16:04 GMT, 23.february 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the clashes that have now spread to Libya

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
feb17voices, tweets about ti
alihabibi1, tweets about it
F_albinali, tweets about it
BBC World news, tweets about it
AJEnglish, tweets about it
Jnoubiyeh, tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
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Twitter accounts updated later:
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Hashtags:
#Tripoli

List of people twittering about the clashes in Egypt

Blog post last updated 18:14 GMT,29.january 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the clashes that have now spread to Egypt

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
lars_akerhaug, Lars Akerhaug, norwegian Journalist from VG.no in Cairo
AJEnglish, Al Jazeera in english, tweets about it
cnnbrk, CNN Breaking News, tweets breaking events
exiledsurfer, tweets about it
acarvin, tweets about it
data4all, tweets about it
SultanAlQassemi, tweets about it
Dany_k, (re)tweets about it
bencnn, tweets from Egypt
shmpOngO, (re)tweets about it
liamooo, tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
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Twitter accounts updated later:
RHelmii, tweets about it
xenijardin, tweets about it

Hashtags:
#egypt
#jan25

List of people twittering about the new Wikileaks (Cablegate)

Blog post last updated 19:45 GMT,28.november 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the new releases from Wikileaks, also called Cablegate now

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
wikileaks, WikiLeaks official twitter account
fmeichel, tweets about it
JimMacMillan, tweets about it
TheLede, does some tweeting about it
mparent77772, tweets about it
arusbridger, tweets about it
Drudge_Report, tweets about it
johntmarohn, tweets about it
LeMondeFr, tweets about it in french

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
guardiannews, The Guardian has special coverage

Twitter accounts updated later:
blakehounshell, tweets and summaries the content
akpworld, tweets about it

Hashtags:

#cablegate
#wikileaks

(Once again, Twitter appears to be cencoring the WikiLeaks & trending topic, so people should use the Cablegate hashtag.

Other resources:

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List of people twittering about the new Korea clashes

Blog post last updated 12:22 GMT,23.november 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the release of Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea
kimkevin, tweets very detailed abut it
samuel_rhodes, tweets from South Korea
colocelt, tweets from South Korea
rjmlee, tweets from South Korea
W7VOA, tweets from South Korea
KJBar, tweets a bit about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
n/a

Twitter accounts updated later:
n/a

Hashtags:
#prayforkorea
#koreapeace
#koreas

Other resources:

List of people twittering about the release of Aung San Suu Kyi

Blog post last updated 11:51 GMT,13.november 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the release of Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
DalaiLama, Dalai Lama`s opions about the release
BurmaToday, NY based newspaper
markmackinnon, tweets about it
thaitvnews, tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
n/a

Twitter accounts updated later:
myanmarmonitor, tweets about it and the election

Hashtags:
Kyi

Other resources:

List of people twittering about the coup in Ecuador

Blog post last updated 20:02 GMT, 31.september 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about (or from) the current uprisings going on in Ecuador.

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
carlosjijon, tweets from Ecuador
_rebelion_org, tweeting about it.
Presidencia_Ec, the president of Ecuador
eluniversocom, tweets about it
Yohandry8787, tweets about it
IzarraDeVerdad. tweets about it
VivaTravelGuide, tweets in english
decultoradio, tweets about it
teleamazonasec, national TV channel, tweets about it
CNNEE, CNN spanish edition

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:

Twitter accounts updated later

Hashtags
#Ecuador

Other resources:
Radio covering it live

List of people twittering about the Israeli massacre

Blog post last updated 18:19 GMT,  31.may 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the israeli massacre  on a civilian aid ship headed for Gaza

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
Sarabughazal – Tweets from Beirut
ielsakka – Tweets from Kairo
AmirAlx – Tweets about it
Rosah81 – Tweets about it
thecatwithfish – Tweets about it
uruknet – Tweets about it
hinstance – Tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
Tarjem – Tweets about it
Omar_Gaza – Tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated later
7iber – Tweets about it, focus on pictures
35east – Tweets about it

Hashtags
#flotilla (Appears to be cencored by Twitter?)
#freedomflotilla

Other resources
The Guardian have a live blog about the event as it unfolds.

List of people twittering about the riots in Thailand

Blog post last updated 18:38 GMT, 19.may 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about (or from) the current uprisings going on in Thailand.

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
tukky_nt – Tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
markmackinnon – In Bankok

Twitter accounts updated later
alansoon – In Thailand

Hashtags
#redtweet
#bangkok
#thailand

Other resources:
n/a

List of people twittering about the Volcano eruption on Iceland

Blog post last updated 17:00 GMT, 19.april 2010

This is a manually updated list of people twittering about the eruption from the Eyjafjallajökull volcano on Iceland.

Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
hjortur Tweets about it from Iceland
claudiorosmino A journalist tweeting about it
darenbbc Another journalist tweeting about it
gislio Tweets about it from Iceland
KLM KLM
ElaineKirk Tweets about it, also have some nice pictures
Icelandair Icelandair, Airplane company based on Iceland
FMCNL Tweets about plane news
AirlineIndustry Tweets about the airplane industry
travelworld101 – Travel news
guardiannews British newspaper
TerrenceYoung “In the zone”
calaisrescue “Rescues” people on the continent
NewsZombie Newsfeed, mentions it often
jmsardo Tweets about it
AshAlerts Tweets about it
hjortur Tweets about it
stupidcatstweet (re)tweets about it
klmfan Tweets about KLM
chriswotton Tweets about it

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
flyersview Airplane news
foreignoffice Tweets about it
NealKarlinsky Journalist currently on Iceland
CNNbrk CNN
eurocontrol EU air safety organization
ExamineDisaster General disaster tweeting
salvor Tweets about it from Iceland
from_iceland Tweets about it from Iceland
SHSig Tweets about it from Iceland
UnitedAirlines United Airlines (US)

Twitter accounts updated later
lizmale Tweets about it
michaeltnoel A stuck traveller
BritishAirways British Airways

Hashtags
#iceland
#ashtag
#ashcloud
#stranded
#putmeup
#getmehom

Other resources:
Webcams showing the volcano (Please note that the weather around the volcano is very variating.
http://eldgos.mila.i…-thorolfsfelli/ – Can be slow, i reccomend the mirrors.
http://www.vgtv.no/?id=29824&category=1 – Norwegian mirror #1.
http://www.vgtv.no/?id=29823&category=1 – Norwegian mirror #2.
Webcam pointed at Hekla (another volcano)

List of people twittering from/about the Chile earthquake / tsunami

Blog post last updated 11:02 GMT, 01.march 2010
Note: please comment if you miss anybody/anything here.

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
viav7 (retweeting distress messages amongst other)
jacinperez (Tweets in Spanish)
LisaTw (Tweeting about Chile)
kamla (Tweets about it)
ontobelli (Tweets in Spanish)
globovision (Tweets in Spanish)
ageofbrillig (Tweets about the possible tsunami)
crisiscamp (Tweets about it)
earcos (Tweets in Spanish)
marc_cooper (Tweets about it)
geographile (retweet geography-related news)
Dhaisy (Tweets about it)
CarlosFoxTV (A “news guy” tweeting about it)
marc_cooper (Tweets about)
W7VOA (Tweets about it)
BreakingNews (Breaking news about it)
AlBoeNEWS (Tweets about it)
1Vzlano (Writes from Venezuela)

Twitter accounts updated within the last three hours:
CNN (Tweets some news about Chile)
marcoie (Are in Chile)
Ciencia_y_Tecno (Tweets in Spanish)
progone (Focuses on the tsunami)

Twitter accounts updated later
RodrigoBNO (Journalist in Mexico)
CNNChile (CNN Chile)
CarolinaMillan (Are in Chile, tweets in Spanish)
quincy12 (Are in Chile, tweets in Spanish)
KiLotr (Are in Chile, tweets in Spanish)
kurenaiteam (Are in Chile, tweets in Spanish)
azadehCNN (CNN reporter tweeting about Chile)
elliottyamin (Are be in Chile, also interviewed on CNN now)
baywatchboy (Tweets about it)
Sipote87 (Tweets about it)

Other resources:
Live TV from Chile (In Spanish)
Tsunami warnings
Images and info from Chile

List of people twittering from/about Haiti and other useful links

Blog post last updated19:57 GMT, 15.jan 2010

Twitter accounts updated within the last hour:
troylivesay – Troy Livesay, is in Port Au Prince, Haiti
Wyclef – Wyclef Jean
InternetHaiti – Multilink Haiti, Twitters from Haiti
marvinady – Marvin Rady Twittering about Haiti
redcrossmom – Appears to be twittering from Haiti
LisandroSuero – Lisandro Suero, publishes pictures from Haiti
andersoncooper – Anderson Cooper, CNN Reporter in Haiti
Leecohen – Lee Cohen Twitters from Haiti
Alyssa_Milano – Alyssa Milano, twitters about Haiti

Twitter accounts updated within the last two hours:

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Twitter accounts updated within the last 12 hours:

fredodupoux – Frederic Dupoux, active from Haiti
RAMhaiti – Richard Morse, CNN Reporter in Haiti

Twitter accounts updated > 12 hours:

IvanCNN – Ivan Watson, CNN Reporter in Haiti
DanielleCNN – Danielle Dellorto, CNN Reporter in Haiti
jason_carroll – Jason Carroll, CNN Reporter in Haiti

You can also get live updates regarind Haiti on Twitter.

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Have any Twitterers that miss in the list? Please post a comment with a link here.