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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Center For Strategic Counterterrorism Communications
The State Department has a verified account dedicated to needling jihadists or, in its words, speaking "truths about terrorism."
U.S. efforts to counter al Qaeda recruiting online are bearing fruit, and the terrorist group is urging its members not to believe what they read on the Web, according to the State Department.
Anwar al-Awlaki may be dead, but the war he helped al Qaeda wage for the hearts and minds of Muslims continues -- and on the battlefield of social media, the United States is fighting back with what critics say is a tiny and ineffectual army.