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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JanoCharbel

Jano Charbel

المادة 63 من #الدستور_المصري: يحظر التهجير القسرى التعسفى للمواطنين بجميع صوره وأشكاله، ومخالفة ذلك جريمة لا تسقط بالتقادم. #التهجير_مش_حل!
29 Oct ago

#Egypt: Forced evacuation of #Rafah residents to create 13 km buffer zone along #Gaza border en-maktoob.news.yahoo.com/egypt-evacuate… #Sisi #HousingRights
29 Oct ago

#Interpol rejects #Egypt's request for arrest warrant against #AlJazeera journalist aljazeera.com/news/middleeas… #Sisi #PressFreedom #FreeAJStaff
28 Oct ago

Among the few security forces referred to military trial for their "crimes" are young army troops who joined #Tahrir protests in April 2011.
28 Oct ago

#Sisi's propaganda machine now spreading message that military courts are for civilians; Civilian courts are for the Mubarak regime & police
28 Oct ago

#Egypt: Dictator Sisi grants army broader power to refer civilians to military tribunals washingtonpost.com/world/egypts-l… #Sisi #Fascism #NoMilTrials
27 Oct ago

#الشرطة_المصرية_رجال_الفاشية! الداخلية بلطجية #ACAB
27 Oct ago

#Egypt: Mainstream media pledges to limit criticism of Sisi's state nytimes.com/2014/10/27/wor… #Sisi #Fascism #Propaganda #MSM #PressFreedom
27 Oct ago

#Egypt: 23 activists sentenced to 3-years in prison & LE 10,000 fine for partaking in peaceful protest march hrw.org/news/2014/10/2… #Sisi
26 Oct ago

Why has a #curfew & 3 month state-of-emergency been imposed? Why 3 months, why not 3 weeks? #Egypt #Sisi #NorthSinai #CollectivePunishment
25 Oct ago

#NorthSinai's civilian population now to be subjected to 3 months state-of-emergency & curfews #Egypt #Terrorism #Sisi #CollectivePunishment
25 Oct ago

Attacks in North Sinai kill 33 security personnel; authorities declare 3 month state-of-emergency reuters.com/article/2014/1… #Egypt #Sinai
25 Oct 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.