Times are tough… Even for camels

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If you are wondering if the current global economy is affecting local marketplaces, then listen up.

BBC News has been doing a series on how shoppers and traders are fairing in marketplaces around the world during this global recession. Most recently, they reported on a place that I visit in spirit: the Birqash Camel Market in northern Cairo, Egypt.

Listen to Life at Cairo’s Camel Market

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