December 5, 2013
Al-Qaeda Emerges Among Egypt's Turmoil
Mohannad Sabry, Al Monitor
The Associated Press
During the last week of August, I spent a few nights in the villages of the northern Sinai Peninsula where Islamist militants have been hiding and operating since the January 25 Revolution. It was a pitch-black night when I drove around with a tribal kingpin; he took back roads, drove slowly, turned off his headlights and clearly knew the consequences of being spotted by a military checkpoint.
TAGGED: Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, Al-Qaeda