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Egypt tourism on the decline

A rainbow is seen behind boats in the Mediterranean Sea at the city of Alexandria December 17, 2009. (REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih)

Egypt tourism on the decline

Tourist numbers have plummeted, dealing a blow to the millions of Egyptians whose livelihoods depend on the 14 million or more visitors who once came to Egypt annually, providing one in eight jobs in a country beset by high unemployment. (REUTERS)