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Dozens of pro-China Twitter accounts outed by Free Tibet as fakes
Dozens of pro-China Twitter accounts outed by Free Tibet as fakes

What the world knew about him from his online persona, Tom Hugo, was that he looked like Adonis in a swimsuit and hated the Dalai Lama. Alayna Newark, with beautiful blond curls and cleavage, had strong feelings about China’s right to the East China Sea islands disputed by Japan. They were among dozens of fake pro-Chinese Twiteratti whose accounts were suspended Tuesday after being outed the day before by Free Tibet, a London-based advocacy organization. Curious about the people who were most prolifically tweeting pro-Chinese political messages, Free Tibet discovered they were fictitious personae created out of appealing photographs plucked from the Internet. @Tomhugo148, for...

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