Egypt

In Egypt, Lonely Pyramids Lament the End of Tourism

Wikimedia Commons By Marina Villen Luxor, Egypt, May 30 (EFE).- Temples that are almost empty and docked cruise ships unlikely to sail the Nile anytime soon are elements of the image presented by the Egyptian cities of Luxor and Aswan, whose Pharaonic ruins wait impassively for tourists to return. The dispirited inhabitants of these historic sites dedicate themselves - or rather dedicate...

Terrorism Still Being Considered in Loss of EgyptAir Flight

An EgyptAir Airbus. Wikimedia Commons Cairo, May 19 (EFE).- An EgyptAir passenger jet that left Paris bound for Cairo with 66 people on board crashed into the Mediterranean Sea early Thursday for unknown reasons, although authorities are not ruling out a terrorist attack and say that hypothesis is more likely than technical failure. The Airbus A320 disappeared from radar screens at 2:45 a.m...