Digest of anticoup protests (31-10-2014)

*Image source: Mubasher Misr Network *

On Friday 31-10-14, Anti-coup alliance (ACA) has called for nation-wide protests in Egypt. In this post we present a digest of the anticoup events that happened during the day. You can view and download the raw data of our monitoring in Arabic and English.

Last week we monitored monitored 69 anticoup events in 10 governorates. This week we monitored 49 anticoup events in 11 governorates. The top three governorates in terms of protest activity this week were Giza, Cairo and Alexandria.

Rallies were the most common type of events, followed by Human chains. Other protest forms, namely vehicle rallies also happened.

There was an array of protest organizers this Friday. We were unable to identify the organizers of a large number of protests. Of the organizers that we were able to identify, ACA organized almost 4 in 10 of the protests. The other protests were organized by several women and youth groups.

Why not follow us on twitter to stay updated with our coverage of events? We've got lots of surprises and improvements waiting for you during next few weeks. Stay tuned!