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  1/24/2012, Tevet 29, 5772

Armed Bedouins Occupy Sinai Tourist Center


A group of armed Bedouins living in Sinai Peninsula on Sunday occupied the AquaSun tourist center. The group claimed it was stolen from them by the Egyptian authorities. No tourists were present at the building, reports say. The Sinai Peninsula has been part of Egypt since the 1979 Camp David Accords with Israel. Since the outer of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, the region has become more and more lawless.