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"Hamas is actually supporting the mud-brick housing movement and has pledged money and assembled a special engineering committee to investigate a pilot project that will test a multistory school to determine just how safe and plausible building more widespread with mud brick can be. Of course, all of this has spawned a new temporary economy in tunnel mud removal and brick manufacturing [...] And so, the ingenuity of the Gazan people goes on!"

Since wood was scarce during ancient Egypt, homes were usually built with mud bricks. These mud bricks were made from mixtures of mud and straw that were dried in the sun.