What Happened on Nov 17 1997

  • Attack on the Temple of Hatsheput

    This attack, undertaken by members of Egypt's Islamic Group massacred 58 tourists and 4 Egyptians at the Temple of Hatsheput. Another 17 tourists... Read more

  • Luxor Massacre

    Six gunmen shot the guard at Deir el-Bahari, a mortuary temple on the west bank of the Nile and proceeded to gun down every tourist in sight.... Read more