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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Mohammed Yahia

فاكر لما وعدتنا بالإستقرار والرخاء والأمان؟ أرجوك كفاية - مش مستحملين اكثر من كده خلاص #مصر
26 Apr ago

Islamists were bashed for raising Saudi Arabia flags in #Egypt a few year ago, today they are celebrated for it twitter.com/DaliaEzzat_/st…
25 Apr ago

@DaliaEzzat_ آه - الصور في كل حتة. كاجة تعر
25 Apr ago

The same country that, five years ago, fought for freedom :( twitter.com/DaliaEzzat_/st…
25 Apr ago

So the police closed off all streets around journo's syndicate to prevent anti-government protesters, but now Sisi supporters allowed in
25 Apr ago

Protest in Mesaha square dispersed, and now protests in Dokki street dispersed. Tear gas and arrests. #Egypt #25April
25 Apr ago

Protesters in #Egypt are being teargassed, attacked, arrested by police - while pro-government protesters are being protected by the police
25 Apr ago

Young people out in protest chanting "leave!" and "military rule is null!" twitter.com/AyaNaderM/stat…
25 Apr ago

@3arabawy @parlmany مش كفاية فيه لجنة شباب؟ أنت حتطمع ولا إيــه؟؟ وبعدين احنا شباب مش فاهم مصلحته
23 Apr ago

Show me a leader who open distaste for free media and I'll show you a dictator #Sisi #Egypt
23 Apr ago

@sallywilts I can't for the life of me decide...i know where I will stand come #April25 though
23 Apr ago

Two years on, and #Sisi is still confused between leading an army and leading a country twitter.com/TheEconomist/s…
23 Apr ago

@TaherMostafaa @TheEconomist well you missed his speech when he was in Sinai and commenting on ppl daring to question him selling 2 islands
23 Apr ago

@PsycheDALIAc at least when you have those projects you'll be one step ahead already :)
23 Apr 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.