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An Egyptian street vendor reads a newspaper while waiting for customers, one of many doing business in an informal economy at a time of high inflation and underemployment, in downtown Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, March 16, 2013. Egypt's multibillion dollar loan request form the International Monetary Fund is considered crucial to freeing up other loans and reassuring foreign investors who abruptly pulled their money out of the country when longtime authoritarian leader Hosni Mubarak was ousted from power in early 2011. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

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