Abdel-Monaim Kamal Self-Immolation

January 17, 2011 . By

Abdou Abdel-Monaim Kamal, a restaurant owner from Ismailia, set himself on fire outside the Parliament in Cairo as a form of protest. It is reported that Kamal was spewing anti-government slogans before he set himself on fire. He is also reported to have had repeated altercations with local Ismailia officials over bread prices.