Grave business in #Mauritania


ImageA while back, I posted a link about MCM in Mauritania, which was expanding operations in an area that contained burial sites. More recently, I saw a post about a burial monument which is feared at risk of damage or destruction because of the unrest in Mali. Today, I read that the authorities in Nouakchott want citizens to reserve their grave sites ahead of time, and for a fee. It is important to note that Mauritania has the highest land area per capita in the world, and one of the lowest levels of income.

The full post in Arabic is here:


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