The Taliban is Now on Twitter – Techland – TIME.com

The Taliban Are On Twitter

By Chris Gayomali on May 12, 2011

OBAR SOBHANI / REUTERS

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Due to a strict adherence to Sharia law, the Taliban have long shunned modern technology, particularly personal televisions and computers. But in the wake of a recent offensive campaign in the Afghan city of Kandahar, the group has emerged on a new, if unlikely, modern platform: Twitter.

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