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

@Sarahcarr @evanchill blocking airspace to civilian flights so travellers can enjoy themselves inside grounded planes.
23h ago

But these are 9 planes. I thought we were given 8. twitter.com/jgulhane/statu…
23h ago

@Sarahcarr new F16s
23h ago

Juvenile twitter.com/MadaMasr/statu…
23h ago

@_frzn kharaf is arabic for not making sense and a horrible word for dementia.
30 Jul ago

@MCeeP @LunaCentifanti can't they just make a 2 in 1 dongle?
30 Jul ago

@MCeeP rounded one is Bluetooth
30 Jul ago

Does tobacco use cause psychosis? nationalelfservice.net/mental-health/…
30 Jul ago

جولة في بروفايل مستشار متهم بالرشوة الجنسية madamasr.com/ar/sections/po…
28 Jul ago

وحش twitter.com/BoingBoing/sta…
28 Jul ago

Let's not forget that he stayed silent on and supported aspects of #koftagate last year. No official apologies since twitter.com/UNEgypt/status…
28 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.