Egyptian fertiliser factory
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Factory closed by empowered Egyptians

Local activists are also using new-found freedoms in Egypt to fight for better economic and environmental conditions.

In the port city of Damietta, they have closed down a fertiliser factory which they say was poisoning their air and water.

Jon Leyne reports

  • 06 May 2012
  • From the section Africa
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