How "rumours" can spread on Twitter

When I was browsing my Twitter timeline, there came surprising and worrying news via famous and highly trusted tweeps in Cairo. That one of them 'got arrested'. I twitter-searched for more to find more 'solid' tweets. I got very worried. However, ten minutes later it looked like this had turned out to be a false alarm. Read More
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Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86
We should all support the public transport #Egyworkers sit-in at Qasr el Aini st. their struggle is for the revolution #SocialJustice
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86
Will pass by the public transport #egyworkers sit in shortly
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86
Qasr el Aini road still blocked by #egyworkers sit-in until demads met http://t.co/qadBfwbL
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86
اعتصام عمال النقل العام ..#egyworkers have blocked the road for the demands to be met http://t.co/YdpAjK7s
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86
Asr el aini st, transport #egyworkers are sitting-in until demands met http://t.co/zGQIuPMG
Mohamed Abdelfattah @mfatta7
Public transport workers r still blocking kasr el-einy street #egyworkers
Zeinobia @Zeinobia
It seems that activist @Gsquare86 has been arrested at the protest of transportation workers
Zeinobia @Zeinobia
@gsquare86 will be released from what I understood now from tweets
Mohamed Abdelfattah @mfatta7
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86 has reportedly been arrested by army officers near cabinet building
Hamama @Cer
@MohabElGawady @RashaPress people, @Foulyism is ok, I just called him.. @GSquare86 is not answering
teo youssoufian AntiFa @ilteino
"@Zeinobia: @gsquare86 will be released from what I understood now from tweets" dai cazzo.
EGYPT the Man @__TaYmuR__
What?!!RT @magyj: Really ! Offfff RT @Zeinobia: It seems that activist @Gsquare86 has been arrested at the protest of transportation workers
Julie @nihonmama
Gigi Ibrahim @Gsquare86 has reportedly been arrested by army officers near cabinet building v/ @mfatta7 #jan25 #egypt
Bella Frank @blfrnk
RT @LeilZahra: According to tweeps, friend and activist @Gsquare86 was arrested by #EgyArmy today while at an #EgyWorkers solidarity. #FreeGsquare
mohamed ali eddin @M_Alieddin
RT @AElMassry: #EgyArmy Arrests @Gsquare86 from outside cabinet headquarters while covering Public Transport workers stage sit-in #FUCKSCAF NOT HER #noSCAF
Farida @farida__e
What the hell?! @Gsquare86 was arrested?? Can anyone confirm this?
AMR عَمْرو Амар @RSocialist
@Gsquare86 and @Foulyism are both arrested according to @eSocialists .. Show some support for BOTH please !! BOTH!!
Nora Shalaby ن. شلبي @norashalaby
It seems @Foulyism has been detained by the Egyptian army while covering public transport workers strike by the cabinet. Kolo 2ela al Fouli!
@GhWHA
RT @HalaLoCa: RT @Cer: @MohabElGawady @RashaPress people, @Foulyism is ok, I just called him.. @GSquare86 is not answering
Mohamed Abd El-Hamid @MohAbdElHamid
@Gsquare86 is fine, I can see her sitting in the garden with an army officer sipping tea. Eff you Gigi.
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