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Egypt tourism on the decline

An Egyptian woman enjoys a walk down one of the hundreds of sand dunes in late afternoon sunlight near the Western desert oasis of Siwa in Egypt February 3, 2002. (REUTERS/Aladin Abdel)

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)