Digital Diplomacy Moments in 2014


These are the key tweets from world leaders in 2014 and some of the most retweeted tweets this year.

From Foreign Secretaries debuting on Twitter to hashtag wars and selfies at the highest level of government.


1) @JohnKerry and @PHammondMP join the flock.




2) The Queen posted her first tweet



3) Spanish King Juan Carlos abdicates.



4) An entire country joins Twitter.



5) Elections victories are celebrated on Twitter.




6) War is waged on Twitter.







7) World leaders are trolled on Twitter.


8) Leaders are coming out on Twitter.



9) Leaders cheer for their teams.

10) The selfie craze hits the higher echelons of government.


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See all of the tweets in the slideshow below.