Twitter launches Arabic translation service

Muhammad Morsi's Twitter

The social network translates tweets posted by leading Egyptians

A new Twitter service automatically translates tweets of leading Egyptians for non-Arabic speakers who want to be up-to-date on what politicians and organisations are publishing on the social network regarding country's conflict.

The service hasn't been officially launched by Twitter and its translations are not 100% accurate, but social site's aim is to offer a new way to check what these leading figures are posting on their profiles.

"As part of our experiment with tweet text translation...

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