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Egypt's tourist industry at standstill

Attempts to return Egypt to normality after two weeks of deadly anti-government protests have suffered a number of setbacks as protesters stand firm.

Away from Cairo's Tahrir Square the toll on the economy and on people's livelihoods is increasingly clear. Tourism in particular is at a standstill.

The BBC's world affairs editor John Simpson has been to see the impact on traders near the Pyramids and the Sphinx.

  • 07 Feb 2011
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