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Egypt builds up suspect list, including Bedouins, over Taba bombings

Egypt put 13 people under close scrutiny, including Bedouin tribesmen, as the authorities hunted those behind the bombings at Red Sea resorts which killed at least 34 people, most of them Israelis. “Thirteen suspects among those possibly linked to the attacks are currently under tight surveillance,” a police source said, without giving any details other than to say many of the suspects were from local Bedouin tribes. As investigation continued into Thursday night’s attacks, claimed by a group linked to Osama bin Laden (news – web sites)’s Al-Qaeda network, Egyptian and Israeli workers searched the rubble of the Hilton Hotel in Taba where most of the fatalities were. Twelve Russians were known to be missing, according to Russian embassy officials in Egypt. Full Story

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