When he was offered a role with an international NGO, journalist Yehia Ghanem had no idea it would land him in court.
The fates of Hosni Mubarak and General El-Shazly collided in Tahrir, with one honoured in death and the other disgraced.
During the revolution, journalist Yehia Ghanem found himself in the middle of crunch meetings with the prime minister.
An Egyptian war correspondent recalls some of the most critical moments in the Egyptian revolution, as seen from Tahrir.
From Jeeps running over protesters to a museum being set alight, Yehia Ghanem recalls key moments in Egypt’s revolution.
During the Egyptian revolution, demonstrators marched on Al-Ahram threatening to burn it down, I knew I had to stop them
Egypt’s revolution was led by those for whom freedom was not a given but a dream.
“The revolution will begin and I know you won’t want to miss it,” Mohamed whispered, urging me to go to Tahrir Square.
How a push for democracy in Egypt was railroaded by the dictatorship.
Egyptian war correspondent Yehia Ghanem reflects on political repression in Egypt.