Two former Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

Two former Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

Two former employees of Twitter have been charged in the US with spying for Saudi Arabia. The charges allege that the accused sought personal information about Twitter users in exchange for payment. Ali Alzabarah and Ahmed Almutairi allegedly used their positions to gather private data about Saudi critics, giving it to a Saudi official who leads a charity owned by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Sandra
Sandra
IvoryDove
IvoryDove 6 months

Saudis own our CIA. Thanks GHWB.

Acris Aevum
Acris Aevum 6 months

I wonder how many people in Facebook or Google have yet to be caught, surely this isn't first and attempt

Roamer MGTOW
Roamer MGTOW 6 months

why am I not surprised?

ConcealCarryProtect
ConcealCarryProtect 6 months

Nothing the alphabet people dont do already. Twitter and Facebook and google all are glowing.

porcus
porcus 6 months

These were just two that made headlines. Makes one wonder how many times it happens outside of the limelight.

porcus
porcus 6 months

Duplicate of https://newsvoice.com/i/3949874

Jim Boi
Jim Boi 6 months

I mean they could have just paid Twitter upfront for our information since they already sell it to the highest bidder.

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