Twitter search API not working with Arabic language query


#1

Im developing an Iphone app and i want to get tweets that contain Arabic phrases, so im using the search api with the link

https://api.twitter.com/1.1/search/tweets.json?q=walgoblan
and its working fine with English phrases so authentication and api is fine, but when i use an Arabic language phrase in the query i don’t get a reply from the server not even an error code. (
https://api.twitter.com/1.1/search/tweets.json?q=ايفون
so can you help me withe this problem.
thank you.


#2

I am facing the same issue, anyone has a solution for this?