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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Sarah Naguib

25m ago

Guardian says Cairo is the most stressful city and all Cairenes are like see? See?
6h ago

Sounds familiar…
6h ago

@SherineT @MFFahmy11 Good luck <3
6 Oct ago

Twitter what are you doing?! #moments
6 Oct ago

6 Oct ago

BBC News - Edward Snowden interview: 'Smartphones can be taken over'…
5 Oct ago

@tekaldas @LibyaLiberty @DunkinDonuts @krispykreme agree I'll take KK over DD anyday but let the freakin cupcakes get a run for their money
5 Oct ago

@tekaldas @LibyaLiberty @Identitymageg @DunkinDonuts been a long time coming.
5 Oct ago

Crazy headline…
4 Oct ago

3 Oct 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.