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Tahrir Square

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The Arab Spring will go down as one of the turning points in history. Both Ahdaf Soueif and Jon Snow were at the epicentre: Soueif participating in the revolution in Cairo; Snow reporting for Channel 4 News. Here they discuss the first momentous events and the ongoing process. Ahdaf Soueif is a journalist and author of the Booker-shortlisted The Map of Love. Her new book Cairo: My City, Our Revolution, charts the story of the uprising.

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