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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Mostafa Hussein Omar

@datamodel lol he is the balwa
17h ago

أين الدولة؟ twitter.com/i3atef/status/…
17h ago

الملك بلبوص
17h ago

@YasminWaQahwa it is obscene
27 May ago

-insulting the judiciary -spreading false news -inciting demonstrations -toppling the state using his Twitter account (not joke) #FreeAlaa
27 May ago

Reposting for different timezones: @alaa (currently serving a 5y sentence for protest) faces new ridiculous charges dailynewsegypt.com/2015/05/26/for…
27 May ago

في واحد أبتسم ... الداخلية هاتحقق فوراً في الموضوع ده لأنه خطير وبيهدد مصر elwatannews.com/news/details/7…
26 May ago

@Injys بالضبط
26 May ago

which makes me wonder what kind of a state that can be toppled by single person's twitter account?
26 May ago

-insulting the judiciary -spreading false news -inciting demonstrations -toppling the state using his Twitter account (not joke) #FreeAlaa
26 May ago

.@alaa (who is currently serving a 5 years sentence for protest) is facing new ridiculous charges. dailynewsegypt.com/2015/05/26/for…
26 May ago

وأنا كنت بتريق من شوية، أهو طلع ال قالها! twitter.com/zelaky/status/…
26 May ago

Retweeting again because of importance. twitter.com/erinmcunningha…
26 May 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.