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

#Israel hits hundreds of targets in #Gaza as soldier is confirmed missing theguardian.com/world/2014/jul… Well over 600 Gazans killed. #WarCrimes
5h ago

#Egypt: Court says "devil guided" jailed Al-Jazeera staff dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-Ea… [Via @lebanesepress] #Journalism #PressFreedom #FreeAJStaff
5h ago

راشد الغنوشي: مصر ترفض استقبال طائرة مساعدات طبية تونسية لغزة onaeg.com/?p=1808638 #مصر #تونس #غزة
22 Jul ago

General strike & street protests across West Bank in solidarity with Gaza english.pnn.ps/index.php/nati… #Gaza #Palestine #Resistance #Solidarity
22 Jul ago

Rally in Baghdad... Muslims show solidarity with Christians expelled from Mosul english.alarabiya.net/en/perspective… #Solidarity #Iraq #ISIS #Sectarianism
21 Jul ago

To those chanting 'Death to Arabs' & those chanting 'Death to Jews'.. I shit on both your camps. Both slogans are #AntiSemitic & genocidal
21 Jul ago

Remember Zionists.. Nazis besieged & attacked the Warsaw Ghetto in much the same way that #Israel is now attacking the besieged #Gaza Ghetto
21 Jul ago

#Gaza: Israeli forces attack hospital, Palestinian death toll climbs past 548 theguardian.com/world/2014/jul… #US #UK #Israel #Zionism #WarCrimes
21 Jul ago

#كلمة_للأعلام_المصري: ذيل العرص عمرة مايتعدل
21 Jul ago

#Egypt: Mainstream media applauds #Israel’s attacks on Gaza france24.com/en/20140720-eg… #Sisi #MSM #Propaganda #Zionism #HateSpeech #Gaza
21 Jul ago

By besieging the #Gaza Strip, the Egyptian State is directly complicit in #Israel's #warcrimes against 1.7million Palestinians. #Sisi #Egypt
20 Jul ago

#Video: Tens of thousands in #UK, #Australia & #Chile protest #Israel's military offensive in Gaza rt.com/in-motion/1742… #Gaza #Solidarity
20 Jul ago

Armed wing of #Hamas has just announced that it has captured an Israeli soldier in Gaza af.reuters.com/article/egyptN… #Israel #Gaza #Resistance
20 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.