A man sets himself on fire in Tahrir Square


The man poured gasoline on himself and set himself on fire when people approached him, and he was taken to hospital.
Witnesses said the man was shouting slogans against the police, setting himself on fire.
The Egyptian Ministry of Interior stated that the man owned a small restaurant and complained of being narrow and difficult to obtain subsidized bread.
And the Egyptian Middle East News Agency reported that the man called Abdo Abdel Moneim, 50 years old, is a restaurant owner from the city of Qantara, near Ismailia on the Suez Canal, and he sprayed gasoline on his body and then set it on fire, but a policeman near him managed to put out the fire.
Be the first to comment