Tag: red sea

Israel opens new airport to boost Eilat tourism, provide wartime back-up

Israel opened a new international airport outside its Red Sea resort of Eilat on Monday, hoping to boost winter tourism from Europeans and provide...

Egyptian in Red Sea resort town charms snakes to sleep

In Egypt's premier Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh, snake charmer Amier El Refaie puts some of the world's most dangerous snakes to...

Israel warns Iran against closing key Red Sea waterway

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran on Wednesday that if it were to try to block the key Red Sea Bab al-Mandeb strait,...