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  • 2018-09-04 16:49:26
  • by Austin Mackell (talk | contribs)
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Title Title
Cairo subway officials complain that suicides affect operation Cairo subway officials complain that suicides affect operation
Summary Summary
A Cairo subway official's remarks about suicide has triggered outrage in Egypt A Cairo subway official's remarks about suicide has triggered outrage in Egypt
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<strong>A Cairo subway official, tired of people throwing themselves under trains, has told local press that depressed people should not consider the subway system as a "means" for suicide.  "Millions of people use the subway" the official said, without expressing any direct concern about their suffering or deaths.</strong> <strong>A Cairo subway official, tired of people throwing themselves under trains, has told local press that depressed people should not consider the subway system as a "means" for suicide.  "Millions of people use the subway" the official said, without expressing any direct concern about their suffering or deaths.</strong>
The comments caused outrage on social media in Egypt. The African <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egypt">country of 95 million</a> has suffered through a period of intense political oppression and economic instability since the 2013 coup saw the country's first elected leader replaced by a military junta.That was of a similar nature to the one which ruled for decades before the 2011 revolution.  The comments caused outrage on social media in Egypt. The African <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egypt">country of 95 million</a> has suffered through a period of intense political oppression and economic instability since the 2013 coup saw the country's first elected leader replaced by a military junta.
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Egypt Egypt
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report report
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suicide suicide
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