Wednesday, 30 July 2014
TOUCHING! I might die tonight-Palestinian Teenager Cries Out Via Tweets
A teenage Palestinian blogger is attracting thousands of followers on Twitter for posting attacks on Gaza in real time.
Farah Baker, who tweets under the handle @Farah_Gazan, has been sharing tweets, audio clips and short videos on Vine from her house in the Gaza strip, which was invaded by the Israel Defence Forces on 8 July.
Posts describing rotting food and overflowing hospitals and clips showing bombs falling around her home have earned the teen over 82,000 followers and daily messages of support on the social media site.