Egyptian in Red Sea resort town charms snakes to sleep

Amier El Refaie makes a cobra fall asleep during his show at the Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt July 13, 2018. Picture taken July 13, 2018. REUTERS / Amr Abdallah Dalsh

CAIRO (Reuters) – In Egypt’s premier Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh, snake charmer Amier El Refaie puts some of the world’s most dangerous snakes to sleep. Refaie, who has been charming snakes for the past five years, says the reptiles have become closer to him than some of his human friends. “The world […]

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