Unformatted text preview: He said Egyptian authorities should ban fishing in these areas adding that such incidents occur in the country once or twice a year. Salem said Coast Guard authorities were hunting for the shark and have issued a warning for swimmers to stay out of the water. The four victims of the attack were flown in critical condition to Cairo for medical treatment. In the past years, Sharm el Sheikh and other Egyptian resorts have become a popular destination for Russian vacationers due to the easy access to the country and the All-Inclusive system used by most hotels. Some 2 million Russian tourists visited Egypt in 2009 and the figure is expected to reach 3 million in 2010....
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- Spring '10
- Sinai Peninsula, Sharm El Sheikh, Gulf of Aqaba, Sharm el-Sheikh, Sinai Conservation Mohammed Salem