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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@HafsaHalawa isn't it Ryan Giggs
16h ago

@mwhanna1 @zalali @shadihamid @jricole isn't that the point of constitutions.
16h ago

@hany2m and isn't it still illegal for foreign journos to bring such stuff into egypt?
20h ago

@evanchill wallahy howa. Bad snatched photo from earlier report @hany2m pic.twitter.com/9mdchDG65Z
20h ago

@evanchill see my subsequent tweet, RT of hany
20h ago

Damning evidence RT: @sharifkouddous: Now a report by @PeterGreste on football in Egypt and the empty stadiums with fans not allowed
20h ago

@hany2m lol
20h ago

Is the women's protest outside el ette7adeya starting today?
21h ago

@hany2m do you know his name?
21h ago

How is it that a joke hasn't started about this really tall moustachiod bloke who is always behind Mohamed Ibrahim? pic.twitter.com/vBd4whU03f
21h ago

Who is speaking at the doctors presser now on Ontv live? @amr_shora
21h ago

Child dressed as soldier reciting quran at presser by group supporting Sisi. pic.twitter.com/R7yv9Nj520
21h 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.