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    Political Turmoil In Egypt

    Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is reportedly clinging to life in a military hospital. As uncertainty grows over who won the election to be his successor, the Egyptian military moves to extend its powers. Guest host Terence Smith and his guests examine the political and constitutional crisis facing Egypt.


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