Some Observers Called It Egypt’s Worst Hour
A Chinese tourist, Ding Jinhao, 15, thought he was creating history when in fact he had embarrassed and shocked many other Chinese visitors with his behavior. “Egypt’s worst hour has come,” said a Chinese visitor who was there. Because I’m humiliated, I’d rather not be seen. Egyptian tourist guide: “I’m sorry,” I whispered to him.
As a result of their embarrassment, the parents issued an apology to Egyptians and Chinese nationals in the media. Several others were accused of misbehavior while overseas, including him.