Moldovan Anti-Communist Activist Charged for Inciting "Twitter Revolution"

by Benjamin Domenech on 11:18 am April 9, 2009

The Russian press reports that a Moldovan activist faces criminal charges for organizing demonstrations that were enabled by social networking tools like Twitter and Facebook. In an interview with Russian news agency ITAR-TASS, Moldovan Prosecutor General Valeriu Gurbulea said Natalia Morar, one of the organizers of an anti-Communist flash mob, has been officially charged with “calls for organizing and staging mass disturbances.”

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