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The Sinai Bedouins: An Enemy of Egypt's Own Making

Hilal Khashan
Board of Contributors
Apr 1, 2018 | 13:20 GMT
Egypt has long had an uneasy relationship with the nomadic Bedouins of the Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt has long had an uneasy relationship with the nomadic Bedouins of the Sinai Peninsula.

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Centuries of neglect and persecution have left the nomadic people of the northern Sinai Peninsula with few economic prospects and little sympathy for the Egyptian state. Yet Cairo's repeated promises to develop the area have failed to materialize....

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