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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Did anyone hear repeated fire shots in Mohandessin?
26 Nov 15 ago

@GeeForce77 that one is not mine, its similar to it though :)
26 Nov 15 ago

Wow i forgot how twitter is every insomniac's best friend..! Hello everyone. I missed you.
25 Nov 15 ago

So WWIII has begun? Alright then.. I am ordering Mcdonald's.
24 Nov 15 ago

الوطن | عاجل| المعارضة السورية المسلحة تسقط مروحية روسية: elwatannews.com/news/details/8…
24 Nov 15 ago

In honour of the #BrusselsLockdown .. Here is a pic of my cat. No.. His name is not Garfield ! pic.twitter.com/TUjzDylt8b
23 Nov 15 ago

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21 Nov 15 ago

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21 Nov 15 ago

The comments are awful! "18 Reasons Why No Country Should Ever Accept Refugees "buzzfeed.com/mjs538/18-reas… via @mattstopera
18 Nov 15 ago

Incredible Scenes As Heavily Armed Police Storm Apartment In Hunt For Paris Attacks Mastermind huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/11/18/sai… via @HuffPostUK
18 Nov 15 ago

Madeleine Albright: ISIS wants us to think refugees are the enemy ti.me/1kDknSu via @TIMEIdeas
18 Nov 15 ago

hahahahahha twitter.com/BuzzFeedUK/sta…
18 Nov 15 ago

Everyone is angry = Everyone has an opinion = Everyone is arguing = Everyone is sad = Everyone is stressed = Huge bubble of negativity.
18 Nov 15 ago

I always remember Jonah Lomu from this amazing ad: may his soul RIP:( Adidas 2007 -Impossible is Nothing-Jonah Lomu youtu.be/9rTttFOWJV4
18 Nov 15 ago

Anonymous Have Released A 'How To' Hack ISIS Guide huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/11/18/ano… via @HuffPostUKTech
18 Nov 15 ago

How classrooms look around the world — in 15 amazing photographs wapo.st/1HG1pou?tid=ss…
18 Nov 15 ago

@sheriffouda All good :)
18 Nov 15 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.