Sahar Aziz discusses the state How Corrupt Is Egypt? 2 days ago   06:13

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CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke to Sahar Aziz, Law professor and the Chancellor's Social Justice Scholar at Rutgers Law School about the state of the Egyptian economy.

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