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Suspected Egyptian Militants Raise Stakes in Insurgency

The bombing of a tourist bus in Egypt by suspected Muslim militants marks a strategic shift to soft targets that could devastate an economy already reeling from political turmoil. The assailants, who killed two South Koreans and an Egyptian on Sunday, chose their area of operation shrewdly - a poorly-guarded buffer zone in the south Sinai between Egypt and Israel. Although casualties were relatively low, militants know television images of the damaged bus will help deter foreigners and...

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