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  8/21/2012, Elul 3, 5772

Egyptian Mob Held Health Minister in Hospital an Hour

An angry Egyptian mob held Health Minister Muhammad Moustafa and Regional Governor Ashraf Hallal in a room at a hospital in the village of Manoufi for an hour on Tuesday.

The people complained that a government failure led to water contamination and the subsequent poisoning of hundreds of people.