Tweets from Tahrir LIVE

The revolution continues - live updates from Tahrir Square

Live updates from tweeters featured in the book Tweets from Tahrir: Egypt’s Revolution as It Unfolded, in the Words of the People Who Made It.

Despite toppling the dictator Hosni Mubarak in February 2011, Egypt remained under military rule and brutal repression. The revolution continues; activists are still protesting and still using Twitter to get the word out. Tweets from Tahrir told the story of the 18-day uprising that removed Mubarak; this page brings live coverage of the struggle.

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And family has been evacuated from #Libya. Most belongings left behind. Accounts of non-stop fighting.
18h ago

AlArabiya: #Palestine's Ministry of Health: 47 dead and 220 injured TODAY in #Gaza. #humanrights
28 Jul ago

"No such thing as a safe place.” Mohammed, 3, was hurt when UNRWA school in #Gaza was shelled. | UNICEF #Palestine pic.twitter.com/JbJbTQfZQW
28 Jul ago

العيد فرحة. كل سنة وإحنا طيبين :)
28 Jul ago

AlArabiya: #Egypt summons Turkish Chargé d'affaires over #Gaza accusations. #Palestine #Turkey
26 Jul ago

ARD: 12hrs cease-fire from Saturday morning. #Gaza #Palestine #Israel #humanrights
25 Jul ago

More crazy news courtesy of #ISIS loonies: ISIS force #Iraq shopkeepers to veil mannequins ara.tv/4mbqw | AlArabiya
23 Jul ago

"There is literally no safe place for civilians in #Gaza." - Jens Laerke | UN OCHA #Palestine #humanrights pic.twitter.com/mHAKYkxmXi
23 Jul ago

MENA: #Palestine's Ministry of Health: 631 dead and 4010 injured in #Gaza (so far). #humanrights
22 Jul ago

Re #PRT: I was really excited that someone attempted such a selfless gesture, but little did I know. Well, some other guy has his number now
22 Jul ago

I take a number & wait in line. A man approaches, hands me his ticket, I thank him, he leaves. Later, I find his phone number on the back.
22 Jul ago

A friend tells me there was an earthquake. Didn't feel a thing. Well, on with work. #Egypt
22 Jul ago

It's sad if you're still trying to make a case for Israel's attacks on #Gaza after all the #humanrights violations. Really sad. #Palestine
22 Jul ago

@Adham_Mostafa كنت ناوية.. بس قدركوا بقي ؛)
22 Jul ago

@Adham_Mostafa أنت و @MadLad رديتوا نفس الرد.. ينفع كدة؟
22 Jul ago

المصري اليوم: محافظ سوهاج: #مذبحة_الفرافرة قدر محدش يقدر يمنعه bit.ly/1sGCdFf #مصر #يا_لهوي
22 Jul ago

#ISIS burns 1800 yr old church in #Mosul, as Christians leave the city in drive ara.tv/8s37n | AlArabiya #Iraq
21 Jul ago

The tweeters featured in this stream were all featured in the book Tweets from Tahrir, chosen for the quality of their tweets during the 18 day uprising. They are just a small selection of the activists in Egypt, and this stream is in no way comprehensive.