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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@RobertMackey youtube.com/watch?v=VuMabm…
17h ago

@tomgara boom boom
18h ago

@EgyptianStreets the camera rounds the corner after shaimaa is down but while shooting is still ongoing
19h ago

@rqskye @reportedly then why don’t we see tear gas while hearing the sound of something being fired
19h ago

@EgyptianStreets air france is visible in the video 10 metres from where shaimaa fell
19h ago

and yes the youtube link is not working. the google doc link does work however #pt
19h ago

video showing the mb/khaled ali/aliens killing shaymaa el sabbagh while dressed in riot police uniform docs.google.com/file/d/0B2jGDt…
19h ago

@jilliancyork it’s on my fb
26 Jan ago

hahhaha. as usual please let this be real facebook.com/ArabicIsMyLang…
26 Jan ago

@MahinourBadrawi لا ايه الاغنية دي لول
26 Jan ago

@MahinourBadrawi tamer hosny
26 Jan ago

Egypt: Protesters Killed Marking Revolution hrw.org/news/2015/01/2…
26 Jan ago

shaimaa instagram.com/p/yRUYsPIokN/
25 Jan ago

NYC RT @tomgara: Everyone running down 23rd st saying there's been a shooting.
25 Jan ago

will never understand how people find security and stability in violence and murder.
25 Jan ago

hayat el dardeery got an awful new haircut and is talking about the “rats” that january 25 brought out into daylight.
25 Jan ago

al ahram has a wank thinking about men in uniform as is only appropriate on national police day gate.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/24…
25 Jan 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.