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November 13, 2012

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Bob-B

Destroying the Sphinx and the Pyramids would really help the tourist trade. How do they think they can make a living if not from tourists? They haven't got oil. A Saudi Arabia without oil is not going to be a great success story.

Dom

"An Egyptian jihad leader, with self-professed links to the Taliban, called for the “destruction of the Sphinx and the Giza Pyramids in Egypt,”

There was a similar story not long ago, which turned out to the a hoax. This seems like more than a rumor. In any case, I've always wondered why they haven't been destroyed yet.

Mick H

It's enough of a threat, according to the Jerusalem Post, for Egyptian security authorities to be concerned - http://www.jpost.com/MiddleEast/Article.aspx?id=291563&rz=n_13nov12

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