Tourists stuck at Cairo airport as flights get canceled, delayed

Saturday, January 29, 2011 | 5:31 p.m. CST; updated 3:24 p.m. CST, Wednesday, February 2, 2011

CAIRO — Thousands of passengers were stranded at Cairo's airport on Saturday as flights were canceled or delayed, leaving them unable to leave because of a government-imposed curfew. Several Arab nations, meanwhile, moved to evacuate their citizens.