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

Happy Summer! #nofilter #beach #watermelon
25 Jul ago

Adaweya & Wust El Balad Band's beach concert. #music #beach #concert #sunset #وسط_البلد #عدوية @…
18 Jul ago

Two Weeks of Status Updates from Your Vague Friend on Facebook… via @NewYorker
12 Jul ago

The Age of Creepiness… via @nathanheller
12 Jul ago

I found out today the Italian Consulate #blast destroyed the glass shutter next to my desk. I wasn't…
12 Jul ago

الرئيس يصدر قانونا بحاﻻت إقالة رؤساء الهيئات الرقابية والمستقلة - بوابة الشروق...…
12 Jul ago

Secrecy in Sinai - an Unknown Human Toll
12 Jul ago

الصورة للمبنى من فوق الكوبري…
11 Jul ago

Update: one killed and NINE injured in the bombing near the Italian Consulate in Downtown Cairo, according to the ministry of health.
11 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.