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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The future of the Egyptian revolution theguardian.com/books/2016/jan… An excerpt from The Egyptians: A Radical Story -By Jack Shenker @hackneylad
4 Feb ago

مصادر: وزيرة إيطالية تقطع زيارتها لمصر بعد إعلان وفاة طالب مفقود بالقاهرة | المصري اليوم almasryalyoum.com/news/details/8… via @AlMasryAlYoum
4 Feb ago

Belly dancer aims to revive lost art @cnni edition.cnn.com/2016/01/29/wor…
3 Feb ago

Once upon a morning. #latergram #earlybird #santi #clouds #morning #sunrise #earlymorninginstagram.com/p/BBT5KZvNAj2/
3 Feb ago

رفض استشكال إسلام بحيري بتهمة ازدراء الاديان وتأييد حبسه عامًا: #masrawysms
2 Feb ago

"خطورة الاختفاء القسري تتجلى في تلك الحالات، لأن الدولة تتبرأ من مسئوليتها فى حماية المقبوض عليهم..." twitter.com/i3atef/status/…
1 Feb ago

رسامو الكاريكاتير يتضامنون مع إسلام جاويش بـ10 رسومات: albedaiah.com/news/2016/02/0… 10 cartoons in solidarity with Islam Gawish
1 Feb 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.