A Cairo businessman's view of Egypts new chapter

Egyptian opposition protesters and officers of the Egyptian Republican Guard celebrate at the gates of the Republican Guard headquarters in a suburb of Nasr City.

Egypt's military chief announced Wednesday that President Mohammed Morsi had been deposed, after days of mass demonstrations against him. On Thursday, Supreme Constitutional Court Chief Justice Mansour Adly was sworn in as Egypt's interim president.

Tarek Tawfik, managing director of the Cairo Poulty Company, joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio from Cairo to discuss the political and economic challenges ahead for him and his country.

The AP contributed to this report.

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David Brancaccio is the host of Marketplace Morning Report. Follow David on Twitter @DavidBrancaccio


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