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American tourists kidnapped in Egypt

Saturday, Jul 14, 2012 - 00:42

July 14 - Egyptians increase security in Sinai after two Americans were kidnapped by Bedouin tribesmen. Deborah Gembara reports.

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TV AND WEB RESTRICTIONS~**NONE** Security is high in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula a day after two Americans were kidnapped. Armed Bedouin tribesmen ambushed the Americans and their Egyptian tour guide and took them them to a remote location. The group is demanding the release of an imprisoned tribesemen in exchange for the tourists. Americans were also kidnapped here in both February and May and typically released within a day, unharmed. Deborah Gembara, Reuters.

American tourists kidnapped in Egypt

Saturday, Jul 14, 2012 - 00:42

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