#Egypt #Tahrir: @MagButter recounts his detention and abuse

@MagButter was with @monaeltahawy on Thursday, 24 Novemeber when they were (separately) detained in Cairo. They both got released in 24 hours, after being beaten severely. Here's his own account of the ordeal, compiled with his Twitter followers messages. See also my chirpstory on #FreeMona hashtag movement on Twitter: Read More
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Just before he was detained:
Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy
Me and @MagButter in Bab el Louk. No street lights, ground covered in rocks from Tuesday's battle w security that he took part in. #Tahrir
Maged Butter @MagButter
With @monaeltahawy in Mohammed Mahmoud, total chaos lots of injuries #tahrir
The news came:
Andy Carvin @acarvin
Folks, we need to find out Maged's status too. RT @MagButter: With @monaeltahawy in Mohammed Mahmoud total chaos lots of injuries #tahrir
Nora Shalaby ن. شلبي @norashalaby
.@magbutter was arrested last night and released this morning after being severely beaten http://t.co/nHuPGmBO #NoSCAF #Pigs
Just after he got his freedom back:
Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy
I was arrested alone and I didnt know that @MagButter was arrested too. Glad to hear he was released as well
Maged Butter @MagButter
Freedom isn't for free. الحريه مش ببلاش :)
Maged Butter @MagButter
Thank u so much everyone for ur support. u ppl r amazing :)
Maged Butter @MagButter
I'm fine, lots of bruises here and there mostly in the face, chest and back. but still I'm fine
Maged Butter @MagButter
thank u again everyone, im humbled by ur tweets. I'm also glad that @monaeltahawy is free.
Maged Butter @MagButter
the police "stole" my phone so plz stop calling me for the next couple of days till I get a new sim card.
Maged Butter @MagButter
although I was freed this morning, many ppl r still detained. please keep the pressure on to get them out. #FreeAllDetainees
Maged Butter @MagButter
I'll write my testmony about what happened exactly but later on when my fingers r recovered, typing is so hard
Maged Butter @MagButter
we were 29 detainee this morning, we were all freed.
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
Watch @monaeltahawy speak about her terrible ordeal on @ONtvLIVE with two broken hands now: http://t.co/lH66ozGE #Nov24
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
Watching @monaeltahawy talk about Egyptian security forces, sexual assault & her arrest with two broken arms. :( http://t.co/pyFC6wqU
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
'There is no such thing as the army being one hand with the people, the people are one hand together'. says @monaeltahawy
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
'I might not be able to be in Tahrir b/c of my hands, but I'll be close watching from my balcony b/c that's why I came back' @monaeltahawy
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
Shown now, pictures of @MagButter beaten up by Egyptian police for protesting: http://t.co/qsOBodZi
Ruwayda @RuwaydaMustafah
There are many more detained w/o names, we don't know them like we do @monaeltahawy & @MagButter, don't forget them pls! #Nov24

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