During the terrorist attack on Easter Sunday last April, the Sri Lanka government decided to temporarily shut down access to social media to stop the spread of fake news. This episode ignited a wide debate on international media, opposing those who welcome this kind of measures and those who execrate them.
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Twitter and social media data can be leveraged to identify disaster-related events and generate highly accurate, real-time summaries to guide response activities.