Iraq

The Iraqi leadership is on Twitter with personal accounts for the president and the prime minister and an institutional account for the foreign ministry which is dormant.

Tweets from Iraq leaders

President of Iraq

Iraq’s President Fuad Masum joined Twitter on 28 January 2015 and the account is linked to his Faceboook page and his YouTube channel automatically posting tweets and videos whenever a new post is published. @PresidentFuad doesn’t follow any other Twitter account and does not interact with other users.

Peer connections (as of April 2015)

  • follows unilaterally (0)
  • followed unilaterally by (0)
  • follows mutually (0)

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Tweets:431
Following:0
Followers:20
Joined Twitter: 28/01/2015
Language: Arabic
Status: Active
Tweets/day: 6.31
Retweets: 0%
Mentions/Tweet: 0
Replies/Tweet: 0
Tweets retweeted: 0%
Most mentioned
Average of retweets 0

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Prime Minister of Iraq Haider Al-Abadi

The Prime Minister of Iraq, Haider Al-Abadi set up his Twitter account on 8 October 2009. The account doesn’t follow any other Twitter user and mainly tweets about his meetings in English with pictures. The account is also llinked to his Facebook page and tweets in Arabic whenever a new post is published there.

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Haider Al-Abadi

@HaiderAlAbadi

Prime Minister of Iraq | Former Deputy Speaker of CoR | MP since 2006 | Former Chairman Finance Committee | Former Chairman of Economic & Investment Committee

Peer connections (as of April 2015)

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Tweets:2,127
Following:0
Followers:37,181
Joined Twitter: 10/08/2009
Language: English
Status: Active
Tweets/day: 1.07
Retweets:
Mentions/Tweet: 0.02
Replies/Tweet: 0.02
Tweets retweeted: 39%
Most mentioned @RanjAlaaldin (5), @SafwanAmin (3), @AdamCoutts (3), @samarya221 (3), @nmladenov (2), @camanpour (2), @CENTCOM (2), @hmaitham (2), @alialsaffar (2), @JohnKerry (2).
Average of retweets 18

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Foreign Ministry of Iraq Iraq MFA

The Twitter account of Iraq’s Foreign Ministry was launched on 25 March 2013 and tweets exclusively in English. The account but has been silent since August 2013 but has posted two tweets in June 2014. The main objective of the account is to share the latest official news on Iraq's foreign relations including news updates of officials such as Iraqi ambassadors and their meetings with foreign dignitaries. @IraqMFA is unilaterally following nine other foreign ministries.

Tweet analytics (as of April 2015)

Tweets:78
Following:17
Followers:452
Joined Twitter: 03/25/2013
Language: English
Status: Dormant since 09.08.2013
Tweets/day: 0.11
Retweets:
Mentions/Tweet:
Replies/Tweet:
Tweets retweeted: 14%
Most mentioned
Average of retweets 1

First tweet