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Egypt: Tourists rescued from boat in Red Sea
An Egyptian security official says 30 people including Russian tourists have been rescued from a boat before it capsized in the Red Sea.

 

The official said Saturday the tourist boat Mary Lou was travelling from Safaga on the Red Sea coast on a diving trip with 19 Russians when strong winds and high waves flooded parts of the boat. Another 11 Egyptians of the crew were on the boat. (AP)