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Here's How The State Department Trolls Terrorists On Social Media

"How ironic."

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The State Department is trolling terrorists on social media.

The U.S. government's Facebook and Twitter campaign, launched in December, is called "Think Again Turn Away," and aims to "expose the facts about terrorists and their propaganda."

Think Again Turn Away comes from the State Department's Center for Strategic Counterterrorism Communications (CSCC), whose mission is to "orient, and inform government-wide foreign communications activities targeted against terrorism and violent extremism, particularly al-Qaida and its affiliates and adherents."

Here are some of their best recent posts:

#ISIS’s worst nightmare – beat by a girl - Kurdish female soldiers http://t.co/opdhwfmmjp #thinkagainturnaway

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

#ISIS’s worst nightmare – beat by a girl - Kurdish female soldiers http://t.co/opdhwfmmjp #thinkagainturnaway

12:43 PM - 19 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

.@AbuBakrAl_Janab How ironic that a follower of #ISIS- the cult of hatred- to be accusing others of hating

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

.@AbuBakrAl_Janab How ironic that a follower of #ISIS- the cult of hatred- to be accusing others of hating

4:17 PM - 01 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Before leaving for #Syria, #ISIS recruits order the book Islam for Dummies http://t.co/ooUf3NABz8 #thinkagainturnaway

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

Before leaving for #Syria, #ISIS recruits order the book Islam for Dummies http://t.co/ooUf3NABz8 #thinkagainturnaway

10:33 AM - 21 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Drugs reportedly found in #ISIS headquarters in #Iraq http://t.co/5IJWP4Hffw #thinkagainturnaway

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

Drugs reportedly found in #ISIS headquarters in #Iraq http://t.co/5IJWP4Hffw #thinkagainturnaway

3:08 PM - 21 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

#ISIS cult of death indoctrinates the young. No abuse too shameful for #AlBaghdadi’s ambitions #thinkagainturnaway

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

#ISIS cult of death indoctrinates the young. No abuse too shameful for #AlBaghdadi’s ambitions #thinkagainturnaway

8:21 AM - 15 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

.@daqeqa this is what #ISIS savages did to Raqqa's Church- People reject ur barbarism & humiliation ://goo.gl/Nme7z3

Think AgainTurn Away@ThinkAgain_DOS

.@daqeqa this is what #ISIS savages did to Raqqa's Church- People reject ur barbarism & humiliation ://goo.gl/Nme7z3

4:42 PM - 14 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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