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More Treasures Coming Home

April 27, 2008

BBC is reporting that Iraqi National Museum has received “some 700 artefacts looted after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein.” The items in question were seized by the Syrian government in various raids and represents the largest return of artifacts since the museum’s looting in 2003. It’s a small drop in the bucket of the thousands of artifacts still missing, but every bit helps.

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. April 28, 2008 12:07 am

    That’s brilliant news! Small steps . . .

  2. Erik permalink
    April 28, 2008 6:57 pm

    any of your stuff?

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