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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الوطن: أهالي #حلايب يصطادون نمرا من نوع نادر هاجم أغنامهم bit.ly/1zG8yxi #مصر لازم توعية.. ما ينفعش نقتل حيوانات محمية ومسجلة!!!
19 Dec ago

BBC: #Peshawar school attack death toll rises to 135, and 114 injured. #PeshawarAttack #Pakistan
16 Dec ago

BBC: Police stormed Sydney cafe. #SydneySiege #SydneyHostageCrisis
15 Dec ago

كريزة أخبار اليوم: قرر جمال محي رئيس حي عابدين ود. جلال سعيد محافظ القاهرة غلق مقهى للملحدين في شارع الفلكي. عمار يا #مصر.. أنا كدة اتطمنت.
15 Dec ago

@Heya_W_Heya @M7rusa ومقهي الملحدين بس ما عنديش مكان لكل المصائب دي
15 Dec ago

@Amir_G_Beshay true, will change it.
15 Dec ago

BBC: Police: Undisclosed number of hostages. #SydneySiege #SydneyHostageCrisis
15 Dec ago

BBC: Police: Motivation of offender unknown. No contact established with gunman. #SydneySiege #SydneyHostageCrisis
15 Dec ago

موجز أخبار اليوم: أتوبيس خبط طيارة، القبض علي اتنين بيتكلموا إنجليزي في المترو، ووائل الابراشي بقي سفير نوايا حسنة. هم يبكي وهم يضحك. #مصر
15 Dec ago

BBC World anchor commenting on ongoing hostage situation in #Sydney: What you're seeing is what we're seeing. #Australia
15 Dec ago

She tells me, 'Worship in the bedroom.' The only heaven I'll be sent to, is when I'm alone with you. -Hozier
14 Dec ago

@AhmedEbeid73 يا ريت... لما نشوف.
14 Dec ago

@AhmedEbeid73 طيب رشة تفاؤل كمان لأحسن أنا مش شايفة الكباية أصلا.
14 Dec ago

@AbdelAzizH lol
14 Dec ago

وبمناسبة الكلام عن هيبة الدولة.. أخبار جهاز الإيدز وفيروس سي إيه؟؟ #مصر
14 Dec ago

والله ما حد ممرمط هيبة الدولة قد الدولة نفسها. #مصر #قرف
14 Dec ago

It took me a while to write about the new atheist study, because I honestly believed it was some bad joke. But of course it wasn't. #Egypt
14 Dec ago

Does the new Azhar study consider agnostics as atheists, or did they leave that to another study? #justwondering #Egypt
14 Dec 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.