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Egyptian protests hurt small businesses | Marketplace.org

Many governments around the world are warning travelers to avoid vacationing in Egypt due to the violent clashes continuing between protesters and police.

 Emad Nouh Hafez in his gift shop in Cairo. (photo: Kimberly Adams)

Emad Nouh Hafez in his gift shop in Cairo. (photo: Kimberly Adams)

And most recently, the Egyptian military has announced that it will give President Mohamed Morsi a limited period of time to sort out the crisis and meet the people’s demands. Many are predicting the unrest to continue.

For small business owners in Egypt, that news is not good.

For more on this story from MarketPlace’s Kai Ryssdal, visit: Egyptian protests hurt small businesses | Marketplace.org.

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