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#Sharm el-Sheikh

# sharm-el-sheikh - Saturday 28 November, 2015

"People have decided not to travel" - Irish tourists anxious about Brussels and Paris trips
# Terror Attacks
# Terror Attacks

"People have decided not to travel" - Irish tourists anxious about Brussels and Paris trips

Nov 28th 2015, 7:15 AM 25,036 Views 30 Comments

In the wake of terrorist attacks on popular tourist destinations, are Irish people still travelling?

# sharm-el-sheikh - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Irish tour operators cancel all trips to Sharm el-Sheikh until April
# Sharm El-Sheikh
# Sharm El-Sheikh

Irish tour operators cancel all trips to Sharm el-Sheikh until April

Nov 25th 2015, 11:57 AM 9,768 Views 13 Comments

The news comes as more airlines suspend flights to the popular resort

# sharm-el-sheikh - Monday 9 November, 2015

Security at the airport that doomed Russian liner took off from had major holes
# Sharm El-Sheikh
# Sharm El-Sheikh

Security at the airport that doomed Russian liner took off from had major holes

Nov 9th 2015, 6:05 AM 19,997 Views 29 Comments

“I can’t tell you how many times I have caught a bag full of drugs or weapons that they have let through for €10 or whatever.”

# sharm-el-sheikh - Saturday 7 November, 2015

British plane entering Sharm el-Sheikh 'missed rocket by 300m' just weeks ago
# Egypt
# Egypt

British plane entering Sharm el-Sheikh 'missed rocket by 300m' just weeks ago

Nov 7th 2015, 7:48 PM 44,224 Views 61 Comments

The near-miss happened around two months before the recent downing of a Russian plane in the Sinai Peninsula.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Friday 6 November, 2015

There's now strong evidence pointing to a bomb on doomed Russian plane
# Metrojet
# Metrojet

There's now strong evidence pointing to a bomb on doomed Russian plane

Nov 6th 2015, 8:09 PM 28,187 Views 48 Comments

The news comes as there were angry scenes at Sharm el-Sheikh airport as tourists remain grounded.

At least 179 Irish people in Egypt as world leaders say bomb may have brought down plane
# Egypt
# Egypt

At least 179 Irish people in Egypt as world leaders say bomb may have brought down plane

Nov 6th 2015, 7:42 AM 12,028 Views 16 Comments

A number of European airlines are preparing to bring tourists home from Sharm el-Sheikh.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Thursday 5 November, 2015

David Cameron to call Putin to explain his fears that plane was bombed
# Metrojet Crash
# Metrojet Crash

David Cameron to call Putin to explain his fears that plane was bombed

Nov 5th 2015, 1:55 PM 18,837 Views 47 Comments

Thousands have been stranded after flights to and from Sharm el Sheikh were cancelled over bomb fears

# sharm-el-sheikh - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Irish citizens warned not to leave resort at Sharm el Sheikh as plane bomb theory grows
# Russian Plane
# Russian Plane

Irish citizens warned not to leave resort at Sharm el Sheikh as plane bomb theory grows

Nov 4th 2015, 10:10 PM 43,396 Views 83 Comments

Downing Street said earlier it believes that the crashed Russian plane may have been brought down by a bomb.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Egypt: Mubarak goes on trial facing charges which carry death penalty
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Mubarak goes on trial facing charges which carry death penalty

Aug 3rd 2011, 7:11 AM 342 Views 2 Comments

The former president faces charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters – a charge which carries the death penalty.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Friday 29 July, 2011

Mubarak declared fit to stand trial in front of a large audience
# Egpyt
# Egpyt

Mubarak declared fit to stand trial in front of a large audience

Jul 29th 2011, 3:31 PM 223 Views 0 Comments

Stadium-style seating has been promised at Cairo’s Convention Centre for the trial. The audience is likely to include relatives of 850 killed during the uprising. Critics doubt the trial will go ahead.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Egypt's ex-president Hosni Mubarak detained for investigation
Live Apr 13th 2011, 8:24 AM

Egypt's ex-president Hosni Mubarak detained for investigation

# sharm-el-sheikh - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Mubarak 'refusing' treatment despite rapidly failing health
# Egypt
# Egypt

Mubarak 'refusing' treatment despite rapidly failing health

Feb 15th 2011, 3:16 PM 1,219 Views 0 Comments

Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is reportedly refusing medical treatment despite his condition “deteriorating drastically”.

# sharm-el-sheikh - Monday 14 February, 2011

Mubarak 'falls into coma' in Sharm el-Sheikh - reports
# Egypt
# Egypt

Mubarak 'falls into coma' in Sharm el-Sheikh - reports

Feb 14th 2011, 5:30 PM 2,899 Views 0 Comments

An Egyptian newspaper claims the deposed president fell into a coma in Sharm el-Sheikh after his live address.