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Post-Revolution, Egypt Battles Increased Looting Of Antiquities
"Despite the efforts of its protectors, looters managed to make off with 50 of the [Egyptian Museum's] treasures ... Of the stolen pieces, 29 have since been recovered. ... At the same time, however, reports have started to come in of sophisticated and systematic looting occurring across major Egyptian archaeological sites." The New York Times 11/01/12
Posted November 1, 2012 12:52 AM




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