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@chesplayschess is a Twitter account created by the Internet Research Agency, a "troll factory" operated on behalf of the Russian government. It was part of a campaign to sway politics and elections in the West, especially the United States. For more information, read our FAQ

Tweets See all 19,216 tweets by @chesplayschess
Hashtags See 2,891 hashtags used by @chesplayschess
Followers 1,485
Max Followers 1,490
Following 1,015
Retweets 18,613 (97%)
Category RightTroll
Type Right
Time Active Feb 20, 2015 - May 5, 2017 (2 years)
Languages Albanian, Arabic, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English, Estonian, Farsi (Persian), French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Malay, Norwegian, Portuguese, Pushto, Romanian, Russian, Slovenian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog (Filipino), Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese
Regions United States

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