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United States v. Ahmad Abouammo et al.


Defendants were charged with acting as agents of the Saudi government without notice to the Attorney General for their roles in the unauthorized access of Twitter accounts of users who had publicly renounced the Saudi government.  Defendants Abouammo and Alzabarah were employees of Twitter and were provided user names that were of interest to the Saudi government by a foreign official/representative of the Saudi Royal Family.

Case Open Date
  • Ahmad Abouammo
  • Ali Alzabarah and Ahmed Almutairi aka Ahmed Aljbreen
Industry Code(s)
  • None
Updated January 10, 2020