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# tahrir - Monday 26 December, 2011

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags

From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…

# tahrir - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Egypt: Protester dies as demonstrations against new PM continue

It is reported a police van ran over the protester outside the country’s Cabinet building earlier today.

# tahrir - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

In pictures: Fifth day of violence rocks Cairo, Alexandria Egypt This post contains images

In pictures: Fifth day of violence rocks Cairo, Alexandria

Crowds continue to press for the immediate transfer of power from the country’s military rulers to an interim civilian council.

# tahrir - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Video, photos: Egyptian military leader says election will go ahead as violence continues Egypt This post contains videos This post contains images

Video, photos: Egyptian military leader says election will go ahead as violence continues

Military chief Tantawi said parliamentary elections will go ahead as planned on 28 November, but the protests continue to grow in Tahrir.

# tahrir - Monday 21 November, 2011

In pictures: Egyptian cabinet tenders resignation amid Tahrir violence Tahrir This post contains images

In pictures: Egyptian cabinet tenders resignation amid Tahrir violence

Twenty-four people have been confirmed dead in clashes between riot police and protesters calling for urgent political reform.

The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Monday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# tahrir - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Gaza activists make contact from Israeli prison calling incident "violent and dangerous"

There are claims that a passenger who was travelling on the Canadian boat was “tased and beaten”.

Calls for immediate release of detained Gaza activists Gaza This post contains videos

Calls for immediate release of detained Gaza activists

Fourteen Irish nationals are in Israeli custody after refusing to sign deportation papers.

# tahrir - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Irish detained from Gaza-bound boats to be deported from Israel Gaza This post contains videos

Irish detained from Gaza-bound boats to be deported from Israel

Fourteen people who were on board the Irish ship the MV Saoirse are being held in the Israeli port of Ashdod.

# tahrir - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Irish ship joins flotilla to challenge Israel blockade

The two-boat flotilla bound for Gaza has reached Mediterranean waters but Israel’s navy says it is prepared to stop it.