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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Jano Charbel

Fury as 2.5 mile red carpet rolled out for Egyptian president as he visits social housing express.co.uk/news/world/642… #Egypt #FuckSisi!
9 Feb ago

More evidence of #torture emerges, #Italy demands #Egypt hold those responsible for #GiulioRegeni murder accountable madamasr.com/news/new-evide…
8 Feb ago

#Egypt: Taxi drivers protest against Uber & other app-based car services madamasr.com/sections/polit… #UberTaxiWars #EgyWorkers #Taxis
4 Feb ago

Cartoonist Islam Gawish arrested for anti-government comics madamasr.com/news/cartoonis… #Egypt #Sisi #FuckSisi #Dictatorship #Censorship #Comics
31 Jan ago

#Egypt: 150+ people arrested on #Jan25 anniversary: Gov't has yet to release official figures madamasr.com/news/least-150… #Sisi #EgyPolice #ACAB
25 Jan ago

Tweets from Tahrir, five years on redpepper.org.uk/tweets-from-ta… #Egypt #ArabSpring #Twitter #Tahrir #Jan25 #EgyPolice #ACAB #FuckSCAF #FuckSisi!
25 Jan ago

Police forces kill at least four individuals on #Jan25 anniversary madamasr.com/news/4-dead-po… #EgyPolice #PoliceBrutality #ACAB #FuckSisi!
25 Jan ago

Murdered by police 1 year ago; Commemorations held for ‘Martyr of Roses’ Shaimaa al-Sabbagh madamasr.com/news/commemora… #Egypt #EgyPolice #Jan25
24 Jan ago

اللي متمسكين بالعرص يبقوا اكيد معرصين!! #العرص #متمسكين_بالعرص
23 Jan 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.