Russia Halts All Flights to Egypt as Terror Concerns Mount

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  • About 30,000 Russian tourists are currently in Egypt
  • Obama echoes Cameron concern airliner downed by bomb

Tourists que at a security check in the airport in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh on Nov. 5.

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President Vladimir Putin halted all Russian flights to Egypt amid growing evidence a bomb downed a St. Petersburg-bound charter plane that crashed on the Sinai Peninsula killing all 224 people aboard.

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