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 El Sirgany

How'd they do it? - Daily News Egypt shar.es/Lnop9 "Remember how u felt this past week and remember again how ufelt last August"
7h ago

First Gaza, Then the West Bank foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/… Missing the simple fact that Israel is an occupying power not just a neighboring state
7h ago

@HafsaHalawa <3 switch off twitter, FB and all news alerts and enjoy.
7h ago

@DaliaEzzat_ No. This sentence was the entire email.
11h ago

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi will address the nation today morning marking the anniversary of the 23July 1952 revolution: Presidency alert
16h ago

Celebrities speak out on Gaza storify.com/jvplive/celebr…
18h ago

The elusive cease-fire: why Egypt can't strike a deal between Israel and Gaza, by @nadinemarroushi and @Linaattalah ow.ly/ztaTE
18h ago

Massacre in Shejaiya | The Nation thenation.com/article/180728…
22 Jul 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.