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Latest April 2005 Cairo terrorist attacks Stories

2006-03-11 04:33:44

CAIRO (Reuters) - Qatar has extradited to Egypt an Egyptian suspected of financing attacks on tourists in Cairo last year, an Interior Ministry official said on Saturday. The man was handed to Egyptian authorities on Friday, the source said. He was one of 14 people referred for trial by the public prosecutor this week for involvement in the two bombings and a shooting in April last year. The first bombing on April 7 in a Cairo bazaar popular with tourists killed the bomber, two...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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