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Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts Pakistan’s embassy in Serbia hacked, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

A tweet from Pakistan's embassy in Serbia had questioned PM Imran Khan over staffs' due salary

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Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram account of Pakistan’s embassy in Serbia were hacked, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs notified on Friday. 

The Twitter account of Pakistan’s embassy in Serbia questioned PM Imran Khan over staffs’ due salary.

“The Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts of the Embassy of Pakistan in Serbia have been hacked. Messages being posted on these accounts are not from the Embassy of Pakistan in Serbia,” the Spokesperson of the FoA said in a tweet.

 

Earlier in the day, a tweet shared from the Pakistani embassy on Friday questioned PM Imran Khan while posting a parody song with the “Ghabrana Nahi hai (we do not have to worry)” catchphrase and captioned the post citing rising inflation and alleged non-payment of salaries for three months.


The verified account tweeted: “With inflation breaking all previous records, how long do you expect @ImranKhanPTI that we [government] official will remain silent & keep working for you without been paid for past 3 months & our children been forced out of school due to nonpayment of fees. Is this #NayaPakistan ?”

“I am sorry @ImranKhanPTI, am not left with another option,” it said in a later tweet.

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On the other hand, Secretary info Insaf Youth Wing and  Focal Person to CM Punjab, Azhar Mahwani shared that the Twitter account of the said embassy was hacked.

While Prime Minister’s Focal Person on Digital Media Dr. Arslan Khalid also claimed that the account was hacked according to the Foreign Office and it was conducting an inquiry into the matter.

 

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.