Latest Stories Tagged: Egypt

Lifestyle & Belief

Sharks off Sharm el Sheikh

When you think of Egypt you usually think of the great pyramids and ancient mummys. But this week shark attacks are in the news. They've happened in the waters off Sharm el Sheikh, the popular tourist resort, which can be found on the coast of which sea?

Lifestyle & Belief

Parting the Red Sea

The crossing of the Red Sea in the biblical story of the Exodus has long made theologians wonder, where could the legendary event have taken place? In the Geo Quiz, Carl Drews is trying to shed some light on the issue. Marco Werman talks with him.

Global Politics

Peace talks in Egypt

Peace talks resumed today in the Egyptian resort of Sharm El Sheikh. The World's Matthew Bell takes a look at how the debate over Israeli settlements in the West Bank may affect the talks.

Global Politics

Underwater Geo Quiz

We want you to name a seaside resort on the tip of the Sinai Peninsula. It's been referred to as ?the city of peace? because it's hosted numerous international peace conferences. The waters around this city are a diver's paradise.