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Screen shot of CNN Twitter account. (Photo courtesy Nora Keane) Screen shot of CNN Twitter account. (Photo courtesy Nora Keane)
Screen shot of CNN Twitter account. (Photo courtesy Nora Keane) Screen shot of CNN Twitter account. (Photo courtesy Nora Keane)
CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

CNN's Twitter was apparently hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army on Thursday afternoon.

Tweets sent from CNN's account said, "Long live #Syria via @Official_SEA16," and ‘Syrian Electronic Army was here…stop lying…All your reports are false! @Official_SEA16."

CNN responded quickly, taking the tweets down minutes after they were sent.

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