Amr Moussa eats with cemetery dwellers

Presidential candidate Amr Moussa on Sunday had breakfast with the dwellers of the Imam al-Shafi cemetery.

The breakfast was arranged by an NGO that helps shantytown and cemetery dwellers.

The dwellers were surprised to see Moussa and his campaigners visiting them. “If I win, cemeteries will only be for the dead,” he told them. “The living deserve proper housing.”

“It is a shame that there are more than two million people in a country like Egypt who live in cemeteries,” he said. “They are like a time bomb that would detonate if we don’t attend to their needs.”

Translated from the Arabic Edition

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