News

May 14, 2013 12:53 PM

In Cairo, desperate Egyptian men search in vain for Syrian brides

On the outskirts of the vast Egyptian capital, Egypt ends and the latest Syria enclave begins. Women tie their headscarves in a distinctly Syrian way. They buy Syrian spices and trinkets from vendors whose shops are now tables lined along the streets. There is a constant murmur of stories about the desperate circumstances that forced the residents to flee places such as Homs and Damascus in the past year.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

How an Idaho congressman lost 68 pounds 00:25

How an Idaho congressman lost 68 pounds

Mike Simpson on looking at the stars in the Boulder-White Clouds 00:54

Mike Simpson on looking at the stars in the Boulder-White Clouds

Meridian kids learn bicycle and scooter safety at school's bike rodeo 01:11

Meridian kids learn bicycle and scooter safety at school's bike rodeo

May 17 Boise Bench fire 01:12

May 17 Boise Bench fire

Idaho police honor fallen officers 02:29

Idaho police honor fallen officers

Men walk onto prohibited area of Yellowstone spring for YouTube stunt 00:22

Men walk onto prohibited area of Yellowstone spring for YouTube stunt

Wood makes 2011 arrest 05:26

Wood makes 2011 arrest

Demolition of Boise Fire Station 4 01:52

Demolition of Boise Fire Station 4

'Crush the Monster': The Boys of Boise hysteria 01:33

'Crush the Monster': The Boys of Boise hysteria

Council protesters rally, demand a more transparent investigation into the death of an Idaho rancher 00:56

Council protesters rally, demand a more transparent investigation into the death of an Idaho rancher

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos