The Foreign Ministry confirmed on Friday afternoon the reports from Egypt, that an Israeli tourist had been kidnapped in the Sinai Peninsula, along with a female tourist from Norway. The website of the Al-Ahram newspaper had reported that the kidnapped man is an Israeli Arab.
It was reported that masked men blocked the vehicle of the two as they traveled from Taba to Dahab.
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