Police Arrest Two for Fabricating Tweet, Falsely Attributed to King Abdullah

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AMMAN —AlGhad— Authorities arrested two individuals today, Wednesday, and charged them with fabricating and circulating tweets, falsely attributed to His Majesty King Abdullah II.

The suspects established a fake twitter account and started tweeting, retweeting and circulating the statements.

Spokesperson for the Electronic Crimes Unit said work is ongoing to monitor and track down fabricated news and videos.

He warned that involvement in such activities is liable under the law, and anyone involved will be arrested and trialled.

The two suspects are currently in police custody, pending further legal processing.