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Forget the Headlines. What's Really Happening in Egypt? (VOA On Assignment July 19)i
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July 19, 2013 2:01 PM
VOA correspondent Sharon Behn and producer Arash Arabasadi talk to On Assignment's Alex Villarreal from Cairo, where they've been covering Egypt's political unrest. Sharon and Arash say despite eruptions of violence between supporters and opponents of ousted President Mohamed Morsi, not everyone is protesting, and many Egyptians are ready for life to return to normal.

Forget the Headlines. What's Really Happening in Egypt? (VOA On Assignment July 19)

Published July 19, 2013

VOA correspondent Sharon Behn and producer Arash Arabasadi talk to On Assignment's Alex Villarreal from Cairo, where they've been covering Egypt's political unrest. Sharon and Arash say despite eruptions of violence between supporters and opponents of ousted President Mohamed Morsi, not everyone is protesting, and many Egyptians are ready for life to return to normal.

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