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Egypt unrest leads to concerns over disrupted oil supplies

The unrest in Egypt is being felt on the oil market.

Despite reassurances from the Suez Canal Authority, on Monday the price of Brent crude oil topped $100 a barrel for the first time in two years on concerns that the canal might close, disrupting supplies.

The BBC's Jon Bithrey reports.

  • 01 Feb 2011