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Sun 6 Feb 2011 21:00 BBC Radio 4

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 04 February 2011

Stephen Sackur and a group of experts uncover the hidden history behind the political upheaval in Egypt. How did President Mubarak rise to power and what were the factors that finally threatened his iron grip? Are there clues in Egypt's modern history to help us understand what finally brought the protestors out on the street?
Producer: Natalie Morton.


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