Farah Baker, 16, uses her phone to tweet in her family's home in Gaza City (REUTERS/Siegfried Modola).

Paper | Center for Middle East Policy Analysis Papers

Salafists and Sectarianism: Twitter and Communal Conflict in the Middle East

March 26, 2015, Geneive Abdo

The widening divide between Shi‘a and Sunni believers has become one of the most important factors in destabilizing the Middle East, and Geneive Abdo examines the rising Salafist players who are intimately engaged in the public debate on social media.

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