All European countries have an official Twitter presence, even if the account of San Marino’s Captain Regent Massimo Andrea Ugolini is inactive. A few of leaders tweet personally such as the thought-provoking President of Estonia, Toomas Hendrik Ilves (@IlvesToomas), and Norway’s Prime Minister @Erna_Solberg, who is also the most conversational European leader. The European External Action Service (@EU_eeas), the Russian Foreign Ministry (@MFA_Russia), the Norwegian Foreign Ministry (@NorwayMFA), the UK @ForeignOffice, and the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry (@LithuaniaMFA) are the best connected world leaders and institutions. Italy’s Prime Minister @MatteoRenzi is the most followed EU leader ahead of French President @FHollande and UK Prime Minister @David_Cameron.

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8 m

follow Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Twitter


of all European governments are on Facebook

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follow Pope Francis on Instagram

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follow the government of Monaco on Twitter and the country only has 37,000 inhabitants