Egyptian leader Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi was put up for sale on Internet auction site eBay. Unusual lot appeared on the site after the statements of the President that he is willing to sell themselves for the sake of the Egyptian economy.
About it reports on Thursday, February 25, the British newspaper .The Independent, which published a screenshot of exhibited goods.
«If it was possible to sell me, I’d go for it,» said al-Sisi, speaking on state television, where he reported the disastrous state of the economy and has asked Egyptian citizens to invest in state funds.
Users understood the President’s words literally and put on eBay. picture of a smiling al-Sisi, with the caption: «worn by the field Marshal, he’s a doctor of philosophy with a military background». For additional information the seller under the name dr_motown asked to refer to the «previous owners» — «Royal family of the Gulf».
The publication Foreign Policy, this is a clear hint to the statement of al-Sisi, who last year declared that he is «anointed by God the doctor is giving advice to world leaders, politicians and great philosophers.»
«The field Marshal himself said that if it helps, he did not hesitate to sell yourself. Thus, we do this for him, for us and for humanity. Please bid to help Egypt get its political and economic independence. You won’t regret it!» – so oracleserver this «lot».
The price of Egyptian President quickly reached 100. $ 300. After the interest in buying expressed about a hundred users, the page has been removed.