Armed Bedouins cut off road to Egyptian resort town

28.05.2011                      24.Ijar, 5771                      Bamidbar; Tag 39 des Omer

Sinai:

Armed Bedouins cut off road to Egyptian resort town

Tribesmen blockade road to Sharm el-Sheikh to put pressure on new government to release their relatives, jailed during the previous regime of Hosni Mubarak.

Armed Bedouin tribesmen blocked a main road to Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on Friday to press the government to free jailed kinsmen, security sources and witnesses said.
Incidents of lawless behavior have increased since police deserted the streets at the height of the uprising that forced President Hosni Mubarak to step down on February. 11. There is still almost no effective policing in Sinai….