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CNN Tweet Gets Deleted After Questioning Whether Tel Aviv Attackers Were Terrorists

In the wake of Wednesday’s terrorist attack that left four dead and five wounded in a Tel Aviv market, CNN’s breaking news Twitter account appeared to question the notion that the attacks were carried out by “terrorists.”

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The use of quotes around the word “terrorists” didn’t escape notice, earning CNN mockery and scorn alike.

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CNN heeded its critics Thursday morning, deleting the tweet and issuing a mea culpa of sorts, saying the attack was “undoubtedly” terrorism.

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