BBC Arabic's Twitter account 'hacked'

The BBC Arabic account on Twitter also appears to have been hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army, a cyber group that supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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BBC Twitter accounts hacked

The BBC has regained control of its Twitter accounts for BBC Arabic, BBC Weather and BBC Radio Ulster after they were hacked by what appears to be a cyber group that supports the Syrian president.