FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2011 file photo, an HSBC bank branch remains damaged on the Arcadia shopping center, that was looted, damaged and set on fire by people in Cairo, Egypt. The protests that have ... more 
FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2011 file photo, an HSBC bank branch remains damaged on the Arcadia shopping center, that was looted, damaged and set on fire by people in Cairo, Egypt. The protests that have engulfed Cairo since Jan. 25 shuttered businesses, forced factories to stop operating, closed banks and the stock exchange and limited suppliers' ability to restock store shelves. The price of some basic goods has spiked over 50 percent and other products have started to disappear from shelves. The shortages and price increases add to the economic pinch that many Egyptians involved in the protests said were among the key catalysts for joining the demonstrations. But they have also fueled anger both at the government and the protesters, pitting Egyptian against Egyptian. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Lefteris Pitarakis, File
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