Syrian Electronic Army Soliciting Bitcoin Donations For Linux Distribution

October 24, 2014


On October 17, 2014, the Free Syrian Army’s official twitter account (@Officia_SEA16) retweeted a user from the Dominican Republic (@5tuxn3t) who was soliciting donations via Bitcoin (he provided the Bitcoin address for donations) to help fund the SEA’s Linux distribution. On October 20, 2014, the SEA announced on Twitter that their Linux Distribution, known as Seanux v1.0, would be released on November 1.


Source:, October 17-20, 2014.