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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Mosa'ab Elshamy

@gharbeia good question
1 Aug ago

@gharbeia I'm pretty sure that's the case in Farsi
1 Aug ago

@NPSusa Thanks so much Neil! Hope you're doing well.
18 Jul ago

@bedro14 تواصلت مع المصور ونسبتله الصورة خلاص، شكراً جزيلاً
18 Jul ago

@DavidKenner Haha, kind as always David - but you'd be surprised at all the things I learnt from him!
18 Jul ago

So proud of my younger brother @elshamyme twitter.com/nytimesphoto/s…
18 Jul ago

@jahdkhalil Shubrakhit town in Behira
8 Jul ago

@Etshhh الصولة*
1 Jul ago

@Etshhh اه دي المفروض الصورلة التالتة.
1 Jul ago

@Etshhh لينك؟
1 Jul ago

@HammamAlagha تصويرك؟
1 Jul ago

@Sarahcarr shokran madame sarah. heard you love the name.
8h 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.