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    Egyptian Boatman Reflects on Problems, Pride, Two Years After Revolutioni
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    January 22, 2013 11:15 PM
    The two years since Egypt's revolution have brought new-won freedoms to the country, but the political upheaval has come at a cost. VOA's Elizabeth Arrott in Cairo profiles a Nile riverboat captain who believes it has all been worth it.

    Egyptian Boatman Reflects on Problems, Pride, Two Years After Revolution

    Published January 22, 2013

    The two years since Egypt's revolution have brought new-won freedoms to the country, but the political upheaval has come at a cost. VOA's Elizabeth Arrott in Cairo profiles a Nile riverboat captain who believes it has all been worth it.


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