The Hilton hotel at Taba, apparently full of vacationing Israelis (sukkot), has just had a massive explosion. Reports indicate many wounded and dead.

The Israeli government had been warning Israelis that an attack on the Egyptian border area was likely and imminent.

Here’s the Haaretz story .

Edit – after daybreak in Israel: 3 explosions; 27 dead; 122 wounded; 38 Israelis missing.

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