Sharm el-Sheik Latest Terror Target On July 23, explosions tore through hotels and a market in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheik, a tourist spot and home to past talks on Mideast peace. The attacks claimed dozens of lives and defied Egyptian military efforts to combat terrorism. A group tied to al Qaeda claims responsibility.
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Sharm el-Sheik Latest Terror Target

Egyptians Protest Deadly Attacks in Resort Town

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Egypt Detains 'Scores' After Resort Blasts

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Tourists Abandon Shattered Sharm el-Sheik

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Mubarak Visits Site of Blasts, Vows Justice

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Toll Rises from Blasts at Egyptian Resort

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Week in Review: Egyptian Blasts, Judge Roberts

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The Scene at Sharm el-Sheik

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