|Sinai Bedouin: Playing a growing role in terrorist attacks|
on Israel as Egypt sinks into chaos
"Although, with Israel's agreement, Egypt has sent more troops into Sinai to try to restore order, it has essentially lost control of Sinai, where non-integrated Bedouin tribes are happy to co-operate with Islamist terrorists."The laconic Egyptian responses are sharply at odds with what we Israelis remember only too well. On August 18 2011, eight Israelis died and at least 40 were wounded in a multi-pronged terror attack near the southern-most Israeli city, Eilat. The attackers infiltrated from Sinai.