Twitter round-up: Demise of INF Treaty leads August mentions

1 September 2019 (Last Updated September 20th, 2019 11:22)

Army Technology lists ten of the most popular tweets on military and security in August 2019, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform.

Twitter round-up: Demise of INF Treaty leads August mentions

Army Technology lists ten of the most popular tweets on military and security in August 2019, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform.

The top tweets were chosen from influencers identified by GlobalData’s proprietary Influencer Identification Framework, which is based on a scientific process that works on pre-defined parameters. Influencers are selected after a deep analysis of the influencers’ relevance, network strength, engagement, and leading discussions on new and emerging trends.

1. Jens Stoltenberg’s tweet on the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty


Username: Jens Stoltenberg

Twitter handle: @jensstoltenberg

Retweets: 625

Likes: 823

2. US Naval Institute’s tweet on the US Navy L-8 blimp’s flight with no crew on board

Username: US Naval Institute

Twitter handle: @NavalInstitute

Retweets: 140

Likes: 271

3. Livefest’s tweet on the discovery of An-12 BL-534 aircraft debris in Dhaka Glacier

Username: Livefist

Twitter handle: @livefist

Retweets:  140

Likes: 427

4. ‘Sir Humphrey’s’ tweet on two US Navy destroyers aboard transport ships

Username: Sir Humphrey

Twitter handle: @pinstripedline

Retweets: 133

Likes: 516

5. Livefist’s tweet about India’s Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile (QRSAM) missile test

Username: Livefist

Twitter handle: @livefist

Retweets:  122

Likes: 517

6. Jens Stoltenberg’s tweet on the press point of INF Treaty

Username: Jens Stoltenberg

Twitter handle: @jensstoltenberg

Retweets: 99

Likes: 116

7. Thomas Hegghammer’s tweet on the plan of action against extremist movements

Username: Thomas Hegghammer

Twitter handle: @Hegghammer

Retweets:  71

Likes: 182

8.  The Aviationist’s tweet on US Navy F/A- 18 crash

Username: The Aviationist

Twitter handle: @TheAviationist

Retweets: 63

Likes: 60

9. Livefist’s tweet on the handover ceremony of Barak-8 MRSAM

Username: Livefist

Twitter handle: @livefist

Retweets: 57

Likes: 378

10. CSIS’ tweet on power projection capabilities of Chinese outposts in the South China Sea

Username: CSIS

Twitter handle: @CSIS

Retweets: 53

Likes: 61