Abdu Abdel-Monaim
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Egyptian man sets himself alight in Cairo protest

A man has set himself on fire outside the parliament building in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.

A health ministry spokesman said the man identified as Abdu Abdel-Monaim Kamal, a restaurant owner, would probably be released within 48 hours, after being treated for superficial burns, mostly to his chest, neck, hands and legs.

  • 17 Jan 2011
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