Tahrir Square

Apr 24, 2012

Egypt in revolt

A photo slideshow of the recent clashes in Cairo, Egypt. All photos by Ali Mustafa.
Jan 16, 2012

jhr Rights Radio: Cairo's Tahrir Square

Journalists for Human Rights
One year since the Arab Spring uprising that toppled former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, protesters are still gathering in Cairo's main square, calling for the military to hand over power.
Apr 15, 2011

Egypt after Mubarak

Redeye catches up with Lebanese author and activist Gilbert Achbar in London to find out what changes have taken place in Egypt following the ouster of Hosni Mubarak.
Apr 13, 2011

Mubarak's convenient heart attack

Maha Zimmo
Rumours are rampant that Egypt's dictator Hosni Mubarak suffered a heart attack just as he was to be "interrogated." Welcome to Absurdist Political Theatre, Egypt styles.
Feb 19, 2011

Egypt: 20 days of coverage

rabble staff
As protests erupted in Cairo's Tahrir Square rabble's staff and contributors spoke to Egyptian protesters, solidarity activists and responded with interviews, commentaries and analysis.
Feb 14, 2011

My lifetime of waiting for this Egyptian moment

Sarah Ghabrial
I hope this feeling of joy and relief at events in Egypt really is contagious, and drifts like a wind across Tunisia's and Egypt's borders to likewise lift up our neighbours.
Feb 10, 2011

Revolution reveals Egypt's humanity

Murray Dobbin
In watching the live streaming coverage of the Egyptian revolution on Al Jazeera I am awe-struck by the incredible humanity of what is unfolding in that country.
Feb 2, 2011
Anti and pro-Mubarak protesters clash at Tahrir square, in Cairo, Egypt, 2 Feb. 2011. The square was the scene of violent clashes between opposition protesters and pro-government supporters, with dozens reported injured. Photo: Nasser Nouri/Flickr

A siren song is this Cairo freedom fire

Raffi Cavoukian
As fighting erupts in Tahrir Square, Canadian entertainment icon Raffi reflects on what is happening in Egypt, the country of his birth.
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