President of Lebanon Michel Sleiman
Lebanese President Michel Sleiman started using Twitter on 27 March 2010, he is also one of the few heads of state who occasionally tweets himself, signing this personal tweets MS, many of which are sent directly from his Blackberry. His tweets are focused on how to make Lebanon a better democratic country, the role of the Lebanese military, local and government news, events and conferences he attends, Syrian news that affects Lebanon, and updates on relations with Israel. In November 2012 he conducted two impromptu late night Twitter chats @replying to a series of questions from his followers on Twitter and even sharing his personal gmail address: “@LAHOUDInaya Please send a detailed account of your problem to firstname.lastname@example.org.” The presidential Twitter account which began posting in English in 2010 became bilingual in early 2012 and started posting mainly in Arabic. In February 2012 President Sleiman personally weighed in on the discussion about insults to the president: “One cannot insult the presidency, because the presidency is the rock on which the waves break-MS.” he tweeted.
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