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2005-07-26 10:37:00

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces searched valleys and mountains in the south of the Sinai peninsula on Tuesday for members of the group which killed at least 64 people in the resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.

2005-07-26 05:10:03

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - The Egyptian government on Tuesday dismissed speculation that a group of missing Pakistanis helped in bombings which killed at least 64 people in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.

2005-07-25 11:56:32

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian police fought gunbattles in desert mountains near the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Monday in a hunt for militants who killed at least 64 people in a bomb attack.

2005-07-25 09:08:53

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian police hunting for bombers in the Sinai peninsula on Monday distributed photographs of some 50 foreigners, including five Pakistanis, who may be linked with attacks that killed at least 64 people.

2005-07-25 07:08:30

EL-RUWEISAT, Egypt (Reuters) - An Egyptian security source said on Monday that police were surrounding villages near the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh as part of a hunt for people connected with bombings which killed at least 64 people.

2005-07-25 06:28:16

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian police surrounded two Bedouin villages near the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Monday as part of a hunt for people connected with bombings that killed at least 64 people, a security source said.

2005-07-25 04:38:05

DUBAI (Reuters) - Egyptian police are searching for up to nine Pakistani suspects in the bomb attacks that killed scores of people at the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, Arab television channels said on Monday.

2005-07-24 11:07:15

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Hundreds of foreign tourists packed their bags and flew home from the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Sunday after three bombs killed scores of people in the worst attack in Egypt since 1981.

2005-07-24 07:01:02

By Cynthia Johnston SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Hundreds of foreign tourists packed their bags and flew home from the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Sunday after bombs killed scores of people in the worst attack in Egypt since 1981.

2005-07-23 14:44:02

By Tom Perry SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said on Saturday the killing of 88 people in tourist resort bomb attacks would only serve to stiffen his resolve to combat militant attackers.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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