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Egypt's economy depends mainly on agriculture, media, petroleum imports, natural gas, and tourism; there are also more than three million Egyptians working abroad, mainly in Saudi Arabia, the Persian Gulf and Europe. In Egypt, a law passed in 2005 granted women the right to a no-contest divorce. Two years later Egypt's viceroy Sinan Pasha reconquered Yemen, and this became an unpopular outpost for soldiers from Egypt. After twelve years of fighting, Isma'il's brother al-Harran and Ahmad ibn Mahriz were killed.

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