Art type: Antiquities

Audit report shows 227 artefacts missing from Bahawalpur museum

(Pakistan)

Majeed Gill, Dawn, 18th Jun 2017.

Egypt's sunken antiquities threatened by ship waste

(Egypt)

TRT World, 18th Jun 2017.

484 antiques were returned to Egypt: Anany

(Egypt)

Daily News Egypt, 18th Jun 2017.

Qurans from Ottoman era seized at Cairo International Airport

(Egypt; Ethiopia)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 17th Jun 2017.

FG to reward whistleblowers of stolen artifacts – Minister

(Nigeria)

Nurudeen Oyewole, Daily Trust, 16th Jun 2017.

Aboriginal man demands Cambridge University return his ancestor's spears

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Raymond Brown, Cambridge News, 16th Jun 2017.

Mumbai: Vandalism threat looms over restored Mulji Jetha Fountain

(India)

Fiona Fernandez, Mid-day, 16th Jun 2017.

Encroachments made since 2011 removed from Egypt's Dahshur Necropolis

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Jun 2017.

Row over bronze age bracelet found in Meon Valley

(United Kingdom)

Hampshire Chronicle, 14th Jun 2017.

Nader Shah's sword stolen from Russian museum

(Iran; Russia)

Tehran Times, 14th Jun 2017.

Native American artifacts worth thousands stolen from Durango storage

(United States of America)

Jonathan Romeo, Durango Herald, 13th Jun 2017.

Getty agrees to return 1st century BC sculpture to Italy

(Italy; United States of America)

Jessica Gelt, Los Angeles Times, 13th Jun 2017.

AUC hands over Egyptian artefacts from 1964 excavation in Fustat

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 13th Jun 2017.

Imaging helps to spot fake ancient daggers

(General)

Springer, Science Daily, 12th Jun 2017.

Romanian police recover Dacian and Roman coins stolen from Hunedoara fortresses

(Romania; Czech Republic)

Romania Insider, 12th Jun 2017.

Israel Nabs 'Antiquities Pirates' at Archaeological Site

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 12th Jun 2017.

Agency returning tribal artifacts

(United States of America)

Jaime Adame, Arkansas Online, 11th Jun 2017.

Police locate centuries-old carved elephant tusks stolen from Karen village

(Thailand; Myanmar)

Somjit Rungjamrasrassamee, The Nation, 11th Jun 2017.

ICOM to draw up Iranian antiquities 'red list'

(Iran)

Tehran Times, 10th Jun 2017.

Ancient carved tusks stolen from Karen village

(Thailand; Myanmar)

Assawin Pinitwong, Bangkok Post, 10th Jun 2017.

Institute of Archaeology says cultural heritage being destroyed in Corozal

(Belize)

Breaking Belize News, 9th Jun 2017.

Judge gives controversial Cliffords Tower visitor centre the green light

(United Kingdom)

York Mix, 9th Jun 2017.

Will Bears Ears Remain a National Monument?

(United States of America)

Jake Bullinger, The Atlantic, 9th Jun 2017.

China's 'stolen' cultural relics: why the numbers just don't add up

(China; United Kingdom)

Peter Neville-Hadley, Post Magazine, 9th Jun 2017.

117 years later: SEE stolen artifacts Britain returned to Nigeria

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Chika Jones, NAIJ, 9th Jun 2017.

Anger after ancient Highland burial site vandalised

(United Kingdom)

Jamie Mckenzie, Press and Journal, 8th Jun 2017.

6th-century priest sculpture stolen from museum in southwestern Turkey

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Daily Sabah, 8th Jun 2017.

Mathiatis residents fear gold mining will destroy ancient site

(Cyprus)

Evie Andreou, Cyprus Mail, 7th Jun 2017.

Vandalism at ancient Clava Cairns burial site

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 7th Jun 2017.

Temperature rises by almost one degree at ancient Altamira cave

(Spain)

Jessica Jones, iNews, 7th Jun 2017.

United States and Peru extend MoU on archaeological heritage protection

(Peru; United States of America)

Andina, 7th Jun 2017.

Ancient artifacts from Mosul Museum found in IS home

(Iraq)

G. H. Renaud, K24, 6th Jun 2017.

900-year-old Antique Buddha Idol Stolen From Tawang, Recovered in Delhi

(India)

Nitisha Kashyap, News 18, 5th Jun 2017.

ISIS militants battered Syria's ancient Palmyra, but signs of splendor still stand

(Syria)

Patrick J. McDonnell, Los Angeles Times, 2nd Jun 2017.

Illegal metal detectors damage 3,000-year-old wooden road

(Ireland)

Ryan Nugent, Irish Independent, 2nd Jun 2017.

Police to seek documents from Australian authorities

(India; Australia)

The Hindu, 2nd Jun 2017.

Millions at stake as Chinese villagers take collector to court over "man in the Buddha"

(China; Netherlands)

John Hooper, AFR, 2nd Jun 2017.

Lost Since World War II, Egyptian Artifact Returns to Germany

(Germany; United States of America; Egypt)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 1st Jun 2017.

Hopis Hoping to Recover Katsina Friends

(United States of America; France)

John Christian Hopkins, Lake Powell Life, 1st Jun 2017.

Walkers' rock piles damaging ancient features of the North York Moors

(United Kingdom)

Ben Barnett, The Yorkshire Post, 31st May 2017.

Two Nooses Discovered at Smithsonian Museums This Week

(United States of America)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 31st May 2017.

Prominent Art Family Entangled in ISIS Antiquities-Looting Investigations

(Switzerland; Syria; Lebanon; Belgium; France; United States of America)

Benoit Foucon, The Wall Street Journal, 31st May 2017.

US museum returns ancient Egyptian stele missing since WWII

(Egypt)

Frank Jordans, Phys.org, 30th May 2017.

Man out to prove Māori not original settlers under investigation

(New Zealand)

Mihingarangi Forbes, Radio New Zealand, 30th May 2017.

1,000-year-old 'Narasimmee' comes back to Tamil Nadu

(India; Australia)

R. Sivaraman, The Hindu, 27th May 2017.

How idol thieves deceived devotees

(India; Australia)

R. Sivaraman, The Hindu, 27th May 2017.

Australia returns Tamil Nadu's antique idol stolen by notorious smuggler Kapoor

(India; Australia)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th May 2017.

Copper thief targets county museum

(United States of America)

Travis Weik, The Courier-Times, 26th May 2017.

Greek police recover illegally excavated statue, arrest 2

(Greece)

Associated Press, The Republic, 26th May 2017.

Bulgaria recovers over 5,000 antiquities in joint anti-smuggling op with Turkey, France

(Bulgaria; France; Turkey)

AFP, Daily Sabah, 26th May 2017.

Ancient tomb seized from treasure hunters in central Turkey

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 26th May 2017.

Fake relics "found" in Michigan at turn of century still provoke interest

(United States of America)

Michigan Radio, 25th May 2017.

Looted statues, pottery returned to Italy after probe in NYC

(Italy; United States of America)

Jennifer Peltz, ABC United States, 25th May 2017.

Rare historic coins return to Salzburg Museum 70 years after they were looted

(Austria; United States of America)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 25th May 2017.

Rome authorities defend controversial stage built amidst ruins for rock musical

(Italy)

The Local, 24th May 2017.

UAE's federal council passes antiquities draft law

(United Arab Emirates)

Samir Salama, Zawya, 24th May 2017.

Egypt says it retrieved 4 stolen artefacts from Britain

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Middle East Monitor, 24th May 2017.

A Digital Database for Threatened Archaeological Sites in the Middle East and North Africa

(General)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 24th May 2017.

Perth bids to 'bring home' the Stone of Destiny from Edinburgh as part of heritage plans

(United Kingdom)

Kirsteen Paterson, The National, 23rd May 2017.

Ex-attorney charged in connection to theft ring

(United States of America)

Renee Fox, Tribune Chronicle, 23rd May 2017.

GST impact: Auction of coins, stamps on hold

(India)

Sharath S. Srivatsa, The Hindu, 23rd May 2017.

Greek Police Arrest 3 Antiquity Smugglers at Grevena

(Greece)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 21st May 2017.

HC seeks inventory of artifacts, security measures at SPS museum

(India)

M. A. Parray, Kashmir Reader, 20th May 2017.

Cyprus leads effort to stamp out 'trade in blood antiquities'

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 19th May 2017.

Bungling lorry driver gets truck stuck under Grade I-listed ancient Roman arch

(United Kingdom)

Mirror, 19th May 2017.

Dr. Oetker compensates Jewish heirs for silver windmill cup in collection

(Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 19th May 2017.

Caretaker accused of stealing $37,500 in jewelry, artifacts

(United States of America)

Adrinenne Cutway, Click Orlando, 19th May 2017.

BLM calls off public meetings amid Trump's monument review

(United States of America)

Cody Hooks, The Taos News, 19th May 2017.

Numismatics—acquiring old coins—outperforms other investments

(United States of America)

The Economist, 18th May 2017.

Stolen Nigerian artifact found in Italy

(Nigeria; Italy)

The Cable, 18th May 2017.

Thieves steal 6th-century ornament from Pompeii

(Italy)

The Local, 18th May 2017.

Ancient stone block discovered at illegal excavation site in Upper Egypt's Sohag

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th May 2017.

How Egypt plans to crack down on antiquities theft

(Egypt)

Salwa Samir, Al Monitor, 18th May 2017.

Roban más de 400 piezas de una colección arqueológica que iba a convertirse en museo en Campillos

(Spain)

Stolen: More than 400 pieces of an archaeological collection that was to become a museum in Campillos

Fernando Torres, Diario Sur, 18th May 2017.

Cyprus New convention targets illegal antiquities dealers

(Cyprus)

Menelaos Hadjicostis, Fox News, 17th May 2017.

The Downfall of an Ancient Coin Dealer Who Defrauded Customers of Millions and Lost a Bronze Head

(United States of America)

Hillel Aron, LA Weekly, 16th May 2017.

Real artifacts on display to celebrate return of replicas

(United States of America)

Times-News, 16th May 2017.

National Museum to help Syria restore ancient artefacts

(Syria; Czech Republic)

Prague Daily Monitor, 16th May 2017.

Saqueo y destrucción de montículos mayas

(Mexico)

Theft and destruction of Maya mounds

Campeche Hoy, Yucatan a la Mano, 15th May 2017.

Libyan authorities issue international circular on looted antiquities from Libya

(Libya)

Safa Alharathy, The Libya Observer, 15th May 2017.

"Tomb raider" arrested after 23 years on the run

(China)

Hou Qiang, Xinhua, 14th May 2017.

Norteamericano devuelve piezas arqueológicas de culturas Mochica y Lambayeque

(Peru)

American returns archaeological pieces from the Mochica and Lambayeque cultures

Andina, 14th May 2017.

'This is our land': New Mexico's tribal groups gear up to fight for their home

(United States of America)

Edward Helmore, The Guardian, 13th May 2017.

The Treasures of Timbuktu

(Mali)

Charlie English, The New York Times, 12th May 2017.

Recuperan piezas saqueadas de los alrededores de la tumba del Señor de Sipán

(Peru)

RPP, 12th May 2017.

'Iuris&Lex' Analiza a fondo la nueva Ley contra el tráfico de arte

(General)

Juris & Lex thoroughly analyse the new anti art trafficking law

'El Economista', El Economista, 12th May 2017.

Police recover stolen ancient coins, lamps, other antiquities near Hebron

(Palestine)

Jacob Magid, The Times of Israel, 12th May 2017.

Ancient stele turns out to be fake

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 11th May 2017.

Man arrested for possession of rare antiquities in Greece

(Greece)

Tornos News, 11th May 2017.

Stunning Ice Age rock art vandalised by modern graffiti

(Russia)

Olga Gertcyk, The Siberian Times, 11th May 2017.

Protecting public lands isn't 'abuse'

(United States of America)

The Baltimore Sun, 10th May 2017.

The Future of Dozens of National Monuments Depends on You

(United States of America)

Christopher Soloman, Outside Online, 10th May 2017.

Cultural crime: Asma Ibrahim narrates the sad tale of antiquities being stolen

(Pakistan)

The Express Tribune, 10th May 2017.

Ministry of Antiquities retrieves stolen artifacts from France

(Egypt; France)

Daily News Egypt, 10th May 2017.

Is the worlds richest artist using his privilege to manipulate us?

(Nigeria)

Kehinde Omotosho, Pulse, 10th May 2017.

Desaparece la zona arqueológica de Tepetxilotla

(Mexico)

The archaeological site of Tepetxilotla has disappeared

Paco Morales, XEU, 9th May 2017.

Six Bihar varsity staff absolved of stealing rare manuscript 14 years ago

(India)

Bishnu K Jha, Hindustan Times, 9th May 2017.

Skeletons in the art world's closet, let out after two centuries, are shunned

(United Kingdom; Greece)

Joan Altabe, Blasting News, 9th May 2017.

Tiara adorned with 367 diamonds stolen from German museum

(Germany)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 8th May 2017.

National Museum may close exhibition room and restaurant 'to provide anti-terrorist security measures'

(Ireland)

Catherine Devine, Irish Independent, 8th May 2017.

Robert Redford: Don't take Bears Ears away from us

(United States of America)

Robert Redford, The Salt Lake Tribune, 6th May 2017.

27 national monuments may have protections cut or curtailed under Trump's review

(United States of America)

Matthew Daly, Chicago Tribune, 6th May 2017.

How Jews and Arabs Collaborate on Antiquities Theft in the West Bank

(Palestine; Israel)

Yotam Berger, Haaretz, 5th May 2017.

The Met Files a Formal Proposal to Charge Admission to Out-of-State Visitors

(United States of America)

Robin Pogrebin, The New York Times, 5th May 2017.

Destrucción y saqueo en perímetro de Monte Albán; INAH abandona tierras en Mexicápam

(Mexico)

Destruction and looting at the edge of Monte Albán; INAH has abandoned lands in Mexicápam

Carlos Javier, NVI Noticias, 5th May 2017.

Inside a New U.N. Program in Mali That's Training Its Staff to Protect At-Risk Art

(Mali)

Mark Rivett-Carnac, Artsy, 5th May 2017.

Museums show limited interest in borrowing Parthenon Marbles

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 5th May 2017.

Japan preserves Buddhist statues and cultural artifacts with 3D scanning and 3D printing

(Japan)

3Ders, 5th May 2017.

Santa Fe duo sentenced in immigration fraud, artifacts-smuggling case

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Phaedra Haywood, Santa Fe New Mexican, 5th May 2017.

Carpet stolen by Armenians from Karabakh, taken to US to be exhibited in Baku

(Azerbaijan; Armenia; United States of America)

News.Az, 5th May 2017.

At least 89 stolen artifacts returned to Syria: director

(Syria)

Leith Fadel, AMN News, 4th May 2017.

Damascus Museum shows ancient treasures rescued from war

(Syria)

NRT, 4th May 2017.

Egypt cabinet approves bill raising max penalty for antiquities trade to life in prison

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 4th May 2017.

MFA Boston Reaches Settlement in Nazi-Related Claim Over Rare Figurines

(United States of America)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 4th May 2017.

Desinterés Del Inah Provoca El Saqueo De Vestigios Arqueológicos En Lázaro Cárdenas

(Mexico)

INAH's disinterests provokes the looting of archaeological ruins in Lázaro Cárdenas

Jorge Castro, 4th May 2017.

Return our stolen artifacts, Benin monarch tells British High Commissioner

(Nigeria)

Jethro Ibileke, The News, 4th May 2017.

CoE adopts Convention to fight cultural destruction

(General)

Famagusta Gazette, 4th May 2017.

All artifacts recovered from Herrett Center theft

(United States of America)

Emily Duke, KMVT, 3rd May 2017.

Ancient gate has chunk of stone knocked out by housing developers

(United Kingdom)

Daily Gazette, 3rd May 2017.

Reduce INAH los recursos a Quintana Roo

(Mexico)

INAH reduces resources for Quintana Roo

Carlos Matus, La Verdad Noticias, 3rd May 2017.

Restoration may have disfigured Buddhist monastery, a world heritage site

(Pakistan)

Amjad Iqbal, Dawn, 2nd May 2017.

Montículos mayas, sin indicios de destrucción

(Mexico)

Hubert Carrera Palí, La Jornada Maya, 1st May 2017.

Official launch of public database of 'at risk' archaeological sites

(General)

Phys.org, 1st May 2017.

Hatra: IS damage to ancient Iraqi city less than feared

(Iraq)

BBC News, 1st May 2017.

Ancient mummies rot as Yemen war vexes even the dead

(Yemen)

Noah Browning, Reuters, 1st May 2017.

Museum-Goers Beware: That Ancient Artifact May Be Stolen

(United Kingdom; Italy; Greece)

Nick Romeo, National Geographic, 1st May 2017.

Two men killed in house collapse as they dig illegally for Egyptian artefacts

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 1st May 2017.

New short film honours return of Northland chief Te Pahis medal

(New Zealand)

Mānia Clarke, Maori Television, 30th Apr 2017.

Smuggled Anatolian idol sold in US

(Turkey; United States of America)

Hurriyet Daily News, 30th Apr 2017.

National Museum Burgled

(St. Kitts and Nevis)

L.K. Hewlett, WinnFM, 29th Apr 2017.

Cuthand: Indigenous artifacts belong with indigenous people

(Canada)

Doug Cuthand, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, 29th Apr 2017.

Turkey seeks return of 5,000-year-old marble figure

(Turkey; United States of America)

Hurriyet Daily News, 29th Apr 2017.

Milos island prepares a home for much-desired return of Aphrodite

(Greece)

Lina Giannarou, eKathimerini, 29th Apr 2017.

Illegal excavations stir reaction in Myndos

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 29th Apr 2017.

Surprenantes fragrances romaines au BIEL...

(Lebanon)

Surprising Roman fragrances at Biel...

May Makarem, L'Orient Le Jour, 28th Apr 2017.

Chinese history buff uses feng shui knowledge to raid ancient tombs

(China)

Eva Li, South China Morning Post, 28th Apr 2017.

Native America's Necessary And Imperfect Law

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, Huffington Post, 28th Apr 2017.

Ancient Angkorian Jewelry Set Recovered From UK Art Dealership

(Cambodia; United Kingdom)

Hul Reaksmey, Voice of America, 26th Apr 2017.

Roman Jewellery Stolen from Shop

(United Kingdom)

Alex Ross, York Press, 25th Apr 2017.

Missing ancient coins: Ex-HOD still missing

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 25th Apr 2017.

Stolen Second Temple period antiquities recovered in Samaria

(Palestine; Israel)

Ido Ben Porat, Arutz Sheva, 25th Apr 2017.

Ancient Artifacts in London Returned to Cambodia

(Cambodia; United Kingdom)

Ben Paviour, The Cambodia Daily, 24th Apr 2017.

Black Market Art: How To Restore Ethics To The Antiquities World

(General)

Liza Oliver, WBUR, 24th Apr 2017.

Egyptian ministry staff face trial over theft from Giza Pyramids

(Egypt)

El-Sayed Gamal El-Din, Ahram Online, 24th Apr 2017.

DRI to bring back stolen antiques smuggled to the US

(India; United States of America)

Rajesh Ahuja, Hindustan Times, 20th Apr 2017.

For God's sake, save our idols from New York parties

(India; United States of America)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Apr 2017.

Initiative to return missing pieces from "Gypsy Girl" mosaic in Turkey's Gaziantep

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 20th Apr 2017.

Gold coins found inside piano in Shropshire are declared as treasure

(United Kingdom)

Shropshire Live, 20th Apr 2017.

How a California Anesthesiologist Became One of America's Largest Antiquities Looters

(United States of America)

Kathleen Sharp, Mens Journal, 20th Apr 2017.

Cleveland Museum of Art returns ancient Roman portrait of Drusus after learning it was stolen from Italy in WWII

(United States of America)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 18th Apr 2017.

Gujarat National Law University partners with ASI to hold exhibition

(India)

Express News Service, Indian Express, 18th Apr 2017.

Removal of a rare Roman mosaic in southern France enflames local conservation groups

(France)

Gareth Harris, The Art Newspaper, 17th Apr 2017.

Fake money was part of everyday life in Roman Cumbria

(United Kingdom)

North-West Evening Mail, 17th Apr 2017.

Ohio museum continues with public sales of ancient artifacts

(United States of America)

The Toledo Blade, The Crescent-News, 17th Apr 2017.

Cambridge must return its Benin Bronzes, without condition

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Jason Okundaye, Varsity, 15th Apr 2017.

Police recover 2 of 5 replica artifacts stolen from Herrett Center, identify suspect

(United States of America)

Alex Riggins, Magic Valley, 14th Apr 2017.

Gael Garcia Bernal Toplines Alonso Ruizpalacio's 'Museum'

(Mexico)

Anna Marie de la Fuente, Variety, 14th Apr 2017.

Cambridge Fitzwilliam stolen jade 'lost for generations', expert says

(United Kingdom; China)

BBC News, 14th Apr 2017.

Medieval fort 'ruined' by staircase built by council to preserve historic site

(United Kingdom)

Harry Yorke, The Telegraph, 14th Apr 2017.

Tesoros recuperados

(Peru)

Recovered Treasures

El Peruano, 13th Apr 2017.

Lambayeque: intensifican vigilancia en las zonas arqueológicas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: security at archaeological sites intensified

El Comercio, 13th Apr 2017.

Requisaron en Bolivia 17 piezas arqueológicas de Perú que iban hacia EE.UU.

(Bolivia; Peru)

17 archaeological pieces from Peru seized in Bolivia on their way to the US

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Recorren sitios arqueológicos ante posibles huaqueos por Semana Santa

(Peru)

Archaeological sites monitored against possible Easter Week looters

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

¿Por qué se incrementa el huaqueo en Semana Santa?

(Peru)

Why is there an increase in archaeological looting in Easter Week?

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Semana Santa: advierten riesgo de invasión en sitios arqueológicos

(Peru)

Easter Week: warning of risk of looting at archaeological sites

La República, 12th Apr 2017.

The Case of the Missing Feet: Antiquities and Terrorism in Cambodia

(Cambodia)

Noah Charney, Observer, 12th Apr 2017.

CSI says man brought tool to steal replicas of priceless artifacts

(United States of America)

Julie Wootton, Magic Valley, 12th Apr 2017.

How Do You Purge The Memory Of An Emperor?

(United Kingdom)

Sarah Bond, Forbes, 11th Apr 2017.

Ecuadoran tourist cited for writing names on Roman Colosseum

(Italy)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 11th Apr 2017.

Police, NGOs tie up to curb smuggling

(India)

Ahmed Ali, The Times of India, 11th Apr 2017.

Delayed charge sheet earns bail for antiques smuggler Nanda

(India)

Mumbai Mirror, 11th Apr 2017.

The politics and power of American archaeology

(United States of America)

Holly Norton, The Guardian, 10th Apr 2017.

Cultural appropriation: theft or fair exchange?

(General)

Andy Pratt, The Conversation, 10th Apr 2017.

Humanity's heritage under threat from treasure hunters

(Turkey)

Ahmet Günhan, Daily Sabah, 10th Apr 2017.

Saquean vestigios arqueológicos en Ixtepec

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted in Ixtepec

Guadalupe Ríos, En Marcha, 10th Apr 2017.

Footprints: Saving artefacts in Afghanistan

(Afghanistan)

Ali M. Latifi, Dawn, 9th Apr 2017.

Recuperan cabeza reducida y otros objetos de bienes arqueológicos

(Peru)

Shrunken head and other archaeological objects recovered

La República, 8th Apr 2017.

Beijing Officials Admit Artifacts Stolen From Famous Ming Tomb ... One Year Later

(China)

Charles Liu, The Beijinger, 7th Apr 2017.

1,500-year-old 'antique' rots in court store room

(India)

Saibal Guptal, The Times of India, 7th Apr 2017.

How Palestine is working to stop antiquities theft

(Palestine)

Aziza Nofal, Al Monitor, 6th Apr 2017.

Toledo Museum of Art selling off over 140 pieces

(United States of America)

Roberta Gedert, The Toledo Blade, 5th Apr 2017.

Medieval stones stolen from Edinburgh hospital

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 4th Apr 2017.

Let's do a Brexit deal with the Parthenon marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Geoffrey Robertson, The Guardian, 4th Apr 2017.

Fake Dead Sea Scrolls Sold In The US: Products Of Sophisticated Archeological Forgeries

(Israel; United States of America)

Regin Olimberio, The Science Times, 4th Apr 2017.

28 New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Sold in US

(Israel; United States of America)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 4th Apr 2017.

Professor uses satellites to study damage to Iraq, Syria ruins

(Syria; United States of America)

Gabrielle Russon, Phys.org, 4th Apr 2017.

Controversial tribal artifacts sale lures few bidders

(New Caledonia; France)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 4th Apr 2017.

Exclusive: University-owned Benin collections may be loaned to Nigeria under new agreement

(Nigeria; United States of America)

Monty Fynn, Varsity, 4th Apr 2017.

Frustration in Saltaire as thieves grab Yorkshire Stone just weeks before village celebrations

(United Kingdom)

Chris Young, Telegraph & Argus, 3rd Apr 2017.

Culture on the frontline: Penn Museum shows artefacts curators are fighting to save in Syria and Iraq

(Syria; United States of America)

Julia Halperin, The Art Newspaper, 3rd Apr 2017.

Fate of pottery collection is 'a can of worms' for Navajos

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 3rd Apr 2017.

Italy wins G-7 backing for U.N. peacekeeping force for culture

(Italy)

Reuters, Japan Times, 2nd Apr 2017.

Stolen Antiquities Returned from Munich Arrive at National Archaeological Museum in Athens

(Greece; Germany)

Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi, Greek Reporter, 1st Apr 2017.

Art 'blue helmets' rescue Italy's treasures from rubble

(Italy)

Kelly Velasquez, Yahoo News, 1st Apr 2017.

Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France

(Benin; France)

Josué Mehouenou, Art Daily, 1st Apr 2017.

'Dignity itself': Saving world heritage sites from 'cultural cleansing' won't be easy

(General)

Megan Williams, CBC, 31st Mar 2017.

Official denies fire in Aswan Philae Temple

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 31st Mar 2017.

G7 culture ministers discuss trafficking of looted artifacts

(General)

DW, 31st Mar 2017.

The Endangered Antiquities Act

(United States of America)

John D. Leshy, The New York Times, 31st Mar 2017.

German art police target Munich show in early March

(Germany)

Jeff Starck, Coin World, 31st Mar 2017.

How Indigenous Groups Can Reclaim Stolen Property

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, Foreign Affairs, 31st Mar 2017.

Historical items stolen from northeastern Iowa society

(United States of America)

KCCI, 30th Mar 2017.

Expert Opinion or Elaborate Ruse? Scrutiny for Scholars' Role in Art Sales

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2017.

3 Are Held on Suspicion of Plot to Attack Rialto Bridge in Venice

(Italy)

Elisabetta Povoledo, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Calls for support as destroyed Mosul Museum seeks to rebuild

(Iraq)

Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 30th Mar 2017.

Israel Arrests Temple Mount Officials After Assault on Archaeologists

(Israel)

Nir Hasson, Haaretz, 29th Mar 2017.

Selling precious artefacts could top up Egypt's coffers

(Egypt)

Patrick Werr, The National, 29th Mar 2017.

Clampdown on heritage thefts

(United Kingdom)

Dan Bean, The York Press, 29th Mar 2017.

Solicitan al INAH detener subasta de piezas mexicanas en Francia

(Mexico; France)

INAH requests halt to auction of Mexican pieces in France

Información Excélsior, Sistema Michoacano, 28th Mar 2017.

Lawyer: Art dealer accepts prized coffin's return to Turkey

(Turkey; Switzerland)

Jamey Keaten, The Tribune, 28th Mar 2017.

3 arrested for selling ancient artifacts in Istanbul

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 27th Mar 2017.

Campesinos invaden zona protegida en el Parque Nacional Laguna del Tigre

(Guatemala)

Rural farmers invade protected area in the Laguna del Tigre National Park

Prensa Libre, 26th Mar 2017.

Venta de piecas arqueológicas 'disgusta' al INAH

(Mexico)

Sale of archaeological pieces "disgusts" INAH

Idalia Carrillo, Sipse, 26th Mar 2017.

Art dealer knocks 'phony' King David sculpture displayed in the Met

(United States of America; France)

Isabel Vincent, New York Post, 26th Mar 2017.

Tráfico de patrimonio cultural en Oaxaca; igual que el de drogas

(Mexico)

Trafficking of cultural heritage in Oaxaca: the same as drugs

Luis Ignacio, NVI Noticias, 25th Mar 2017.

Ancient sarcophagus to be returned to Turkey nearly 60 years after it was stolen

(Turkey; Switzerland)

Daily Sabah, 24th Mar 2017.

UN Says Attacks on Heritage Sites Could Be War Crimes

(General)

Voice of America, 24th Mar 2017.

Italy's 'Art Squad' charges hoarder of rare Roman coins

(Italy)

Catherine Edwards, The Local, 24th Mar 2017.

Malayan relics stolen from museum

(Indonesia)

Rizal Harahap, The Jakarta Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Bid to stop criminals targeting York's rich heritage

(United Kingdom)

Rob Parsons, The Yorkshire Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

A mock trial at the Art Institute revisits the dicey question of who owns culture

(United States of America)

Deanna Isaacs, Chicago Reader, 23rd Mar 2017.

Red list of Iraqi artifacts available in Turkish

(Iraq; Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 23rd Mar 2017.

150 historic Palestinian coins seized in Cairo airport

(Egypt; Palestine; Israel)

Middle East Monitor, 22nd Mar 2017.

Irishman known as the King of the Travellers loses $20MILLION libel suit against US magazine's piece on his involvement in rhino horn theft

(Ireland; United States of America)

John Breslin, The Irish Sun, 22nd Mar 2017.

6,000-year-old relic handed to Saudi government

(Saudi Arabia)

Arab News, 21st Mar 2017.

Replica of artefact destroyed by ISIS announced as London's next Fourth Plinth installation

(United Kingdom; Iraq)

Alice Morby, Dezeen, 21st Mar 2017.

$100M in ancient artifacts shipped from Egypt and Turkey to the U.S. in 2016

(United States of America; Egypt; Turkey)

Owen Jarus, CBS, 21st Mar 2017.

Saving Syria's heritage: Archaeologists discover invisible solution

(Syria)

Frank Gardner, BBC News, 21st Mar 2017.

$75.5M pledged to protect heritage sites in war zones

(General)

Thomas Adamson, CBC, 20th Mar 2017.

Chad's ancient Ennedi cave paintings defaced

(Chad)

BBC News, 20th Mar 2017.

UAE pledges $15m to protect heritage sites in conflict areas

(United Arab Emirates)

The Gulf Today, 20th Mar 2017.

Native Americans prepare to battle Trump over Utah national monument

(United States of America)

Stuart Leavenworth, McClatchy, 20th Mar 2017.

Terracotta Warriors' museum in battle over copyright with Chinese amusement park

(China)

Lisa Movius, The Art Newspaper, 20th Mar 2017.

Destiny? Perth formally asks Crown for the Stone of Destiny back for 2021 bid

(United Kingdom)

Phil Miller, The Herald, 20th Mar 2017.

Donors urged to guard heritage threatened by war, extremism

(France; Syria; Iraq)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 20th Mar 2017.

Otras piezas "Quimbaya" de los tesoros colombianos en el exterior y en el interior del país

(Colombia; Spain)

Other "Quimbaya" Colombian treasure pieces abroad and inside the country

Irene Hartmann, Cronica Del Cuinddio, 19th Mar 2017.

Tribal group says elimination of Bears Ears would be tragic

(United States of America)

Brady McComba, The Daily Progress, 18th Mar 2017.

Primary school 'devastated' after historic lanterns stolen

(United Kingdom)

Express & Star, 18th Mar 2017.

New Kingdom mummy mask recovered from France

(Egypt; France)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Mar 2017.

Art Trafficking

(Syria; Iraq)

Tania Rakhmanova, Al Jazeera, 17th Mar 2017.

Piano gold hoard is 'life-changing' sovereign stockpile

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 16th Mar 2017.

Stolen Etruscan Vessel to Be Returned to Italy

(Italy; United States of America)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 16th Mar 2017.

The Forged 'Ancient' Statues That Fooled the Met's Art Experts for Decades

(United States of America)

Natalie Zarrelli, Atlas Obscura, 16th Mar 2017.

Italian anti-mafia raids target politicians and businessmen

(Italy)

BBC News, 15th Mar 2017.

Rock may find a home at last

(United States of America)

Mike James, The Daily Independent, 15th Mar 2017.

Diving Robbers Are Looting Underwater Treasures, Archaeologists Wail

(Israel)

Philippe Bohstrom, Haaretz, 15th Mar 2017.

The Hidden World of Stolen Art and Artifacts

(General)

Jessie Knadler, WMRA, 14th Mar 2017.

Greece denies report on Parthenon Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

eKathimerini, 14th Mar 2017.

Nueve obras de arte confiscadas de Siria, Yemen y Libia se exponen en Suiza

(Switzerland; Syria; Yemen; Libya)

Nine artworks from Syria, Yemen, and Libya exhibited in Switzerland

EFE, El Diario, 14th Mar 2017.

Greece offers ancient archaeological wonders in exchange for Elgin Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 14th Mar 2017.

Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East

(Cambodia)

Tess Davis, The Diplomat, 14th Mar 2017.

Pakistani faces 20-year imprisonment in US

(Pakistan; United States of America)

Anwar Iqbal, Dawn, 13th Mar 2017.

Egypt thwarts 24 cases of antiquities theft in one week

(Egypt)

Omar Thabet, Andalou Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

Comment: Scholarly research is flourishing but curators' ability to judge an object's quality is not

(United Kingdom)

Mark Jones, The Art Newspaper, 13th Mar 2017.

Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico

(Spain)

The enemies of historic heritage

Aludena Ruiz, El Diario, 13th Mar 2017.

Pharaonic relics submerged with Titanic must be recovered: Egyptologist

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 12th Mar 2017.

Scars of looting, destruction all that remain at Mosul museum

(Iraq)

Kawa Omar, Reuters, 11th Mar 2017.

A Shelter for Art Caught in the Crossfire

(France; Syria)

Claudia Barbieri, The New York Times, 11th Mar 2017.

Chinese grave robbers poison themselves inside ancient tomb

(China)

Mo Hong'e, ECNS, 10th Mar 2017.

No guns for guards: Central Museum is an easy prey

(India)

Vinita Chaturvedi, The Times of India, 10th Mar 2017.

Officials deny any damage to newly-discovered king Ramses II statue during excavation

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 10th Mar 2017.

Centaurs, archers and modern vandals

(India)

Sibi Arasu, The Hindu, 10th Mar 2017.

Smuggler Vijay Nanda stole Parvati idol from MP: Police

(India)

Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 10th Mar 2017.

New £50,000 reward appeal for return of Scotland's first ever coins - as rest of collection is gifted to nation

(United Kingdom)

Martin Williams, The Herald, 10th Mar 2017.

Idol smuggling suspect kills self

(India)

The Hindu, 9th Mar 2017.

US returns 8 ancient idols in big retrieval

(India; United States of America)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 9th Mar 2017.

Antiquities agency chief says Jordan Codices fake

(Jordan)

The Jordan Times, 9th Mar 2017.

Ancient book stolen in Syria seized in Turkey

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 8th Mar 2017.

Policeman who stole ancient gold coins he found with metal detector is jailed

(United Kingdom)

Sam Russell, Manchester Evening News, 8th Mar 2017.

Photos reveal ISIL's destruction to antiquities museum in Mosul

(Iraq)

Associated Press, The National, 8th Mar 2017.

Ancient monuments damaged by modern day life

(Ireland)

Noel Baker, Irish Examiner, 7th Mar 2017.

Illegal stone mining a major danger to five ASI monuments

(India)

Deshdeep Saxena, The Times of India, 7th Mar 2017.

Facing Germany's colonial heritage: It's 'detective work'

(Germany)

Julia Hitz, DW, 7th Mar 2017.

NCSO investigating possible stolen artifacts

(United States of America)

Mike Leiby, White Mountain Independent, 7th Mar 2017.

Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks?

(United Kingdom)

Chris Bishop, Eastern Daily Press, 6th Mar 2017.

Antiquities theft from second temple period prevented in central Israel

(Israel; Palestine)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 6th Mar 2017.

Mysterious return from the Caribbean of stolen rare 200 year-old Padstow Bank note

(United Kingdom; Saint Lucia)

L. Barton, Cornwall Live, 6th Mar 2017.

Theft of artifacts rampant due to legal loopholes Police crack down on thieves, but critics say laws need to change

(South Korea)

Korea JoongAng Daily, 6th Mar 2017.

Police recover 195 ancient gold coins from Tonk in 3 months

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 5th Mar 2017.

Antique smuggling racket: Key idol smuggler held in police raid

(India)

Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 4th Mar 2017.

Old fisherman still homesick

(Turkey; Germany)

Ozgen Acar, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th Mar 2017.

Reuniting Indigenous 'sticks' with their stories: the museum on a mission to give back

(Australia)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 3rd Mar 2017.

Nagpur University finally lodges FIR in coins theft case

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 3rd Mar 2017.

Less damage to ancient Palmyra than feared, Syrian antiquities chief says

(Syria)

Reuters, 3rd Mar 2017.

Palmyra: Syrian forces 'completely retake' IS-held town

(Syria)

BBC News, 2nd Mar 2017.

Peter Guber Sues His Insurance Broker Over Stolen Bronze Head

(United States of America)

Gene Maddaus, Variety, 2nd Mar 2017.

Attempts to Retrieve Artifacts from Abroad Not in Egypt Favor: Former Antiquities Minister

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 2nd Mar 2017.

Federal government agrees to return Métis artifacts

(Canada)

Jason Warick, CBC, 1st Mar 2017.

Photo showing party inside ancient Egypt tomb sparks outrage

(Egypt)

Shounaz Meky, Al Arabiya, 1st Mar 2017.

Denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Looting of archaeological pieces condemned

Diario de Yucatán, 1st Mar 2017.

Gov't reveals 29 lost state seals

(South Korea)

The Korea Times, 1st Mar 2017.

Jordan demands Israel halts works at Jerusalem's Umayyad Palaces

(Jordan)

The Jordan Times, 1st Mar 2017.

Ancient bronze statuette lost after the Second World War returns to Berlin

(Germany; United Kingdom)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 1st Mar 2017.

Scientists Shoot Stones to Study War's Impact on Heritage Sites

(General)

Brigit Katz, Smithsonian, 28th Feb 2017.

Weighing the Risks and Returns of Art and Antiquities

(General)

Tom Kline, Wealth Management, 28th Feb 2017.

Previously untouched 600BC palace discovered under shrine demolished by Isil in Mosul

(Iraq)

Josie Ensor, The Telegraph, 28th Feb 2017.

Archaeologist: Kuwait keen to safeguard relics

(Kuwait)

Khaled Al-Jabbar, KUNA, 27th Feb 2017.

Sentinels to guard Marayur dolmens

(India)

Giji K. Raman, The Hindu, 27th Feb 2017.

Man exposes himself to four women at ancient monument site

(United Kingdom)

Michael Race, The Oxford Times, 27th Feb 2017.

Archaeology smuggler caught with 500 stolen artifacts at Big Bend

(United States of America; Mexico)

Claire Ricke, KXAN, 27th Feb 2017.

Idiots vandalising ancient Aboriginal rock art in Flinders Ranges

(Australia)

Erin Jones, The Advertiser, 26th Feb 2017.

In Mosul, a long-term battle to repair Iraq's heritage

(Iraq)

AFP, The Jordan Times, 26th Feb 2017.

The Grand Master's dagger

(Malta)

Petra Caruana Dingli, Times of Malta, 26th Feb 2017.

Kidnapped German archaeologists freed in northern Nigeria

(Nigeria)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 26th Feb 2017.

Gucci Acropolis rental bid strikes sensitive nerve in Greece

(Greece)

Anthee Carassava, DW, 24th Feb 2017.

Azerbaijan to appeal to UNESCO over illegal archaeological activity in occupied lands

(Azerbaijan; Armenia)

APA, 24th Feb 2017.

Why are England's heritage bodies supporting the Stonehenge Bypass?

(United Kingdom)

Dan Hicks, Apollo, 24th Feb 2017.

Kidnappers of German archaeologist, Professor Peter Breunig demand N60 million

(Nigeria)

John Owen Nwachukwu, Daily Post, 24th Feb 2017.

Smart solution to stop theft of Hartshill Castle stones

(United Kingdom)

Nuneaton News, 24th Feb 2017.

Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group

(Iraq)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 23rd Feb 2017.

Minister offers Turkish mayor elephants for ancient Hebrew inscription

(Israel; Turkey)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 23rd Feb 2017.

Inside private art collections with Scan the World

(General)

Beau Jackson, 3D Printing Industry, 23rd Feb 2017.

Scientists study ways to preserve world heritage sites damaged in armed conflicts

(General)

Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times, 22nd Feb 2017.

Records Point to Dealer's Role in Artifact Theft

(Cambodia; Thailand)

Ben Paviour, The Cambodia Daily, 22nd Feb 2017.

Los controles que siguen faltando

(Argentina)

Controls are still missing

El Ancastí, 20th Feb 2017.

Policeman sacked for keeping gold coin proceeds

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 20th Feb 2017.

Family catches antiquity thief in the act

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 20th Feb 2017.

Palestinian nabbed at crossing with sack of ancient coins

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 20th Feb 2017.

Ancient artefacts leave Iraq for the 57th Venice Biennale

(Iraq; Italy)

Colin Randall, The National, 20th Feb 2017.

Israeli authorities foil ancient Roman coin smuggling attempt

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ido Ben Porat, Arutz Sheva, 20th Feb 2017.

With an eye to national identity, Beijing vows to stem loss of cultural treasures

(China)

Jun Mai, South China Morning Post, 20th Feb 2017.

Tourist Arrested For Vandalizing Colosseum With Ancient Coin

(Italy)

Glory Moralidad, Travelers Today, 18th Feb 2017.

The Islamic State's 'business model' is failing, study says

(Syria; Iraq)

Rick Noack, The Washington Post, 17th Feb 2017.

In West Bank, Israeli And Palestinian Archaeologists Both Lay Claim To Heritage

(Palestine; Israel)

WKNO, 16th Feb 2017.

Bihar govt to prepare list of idols, artefacts in temples

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 16th Feb 2017.

The Ancient Syrian City ISIS Is Destroying, Preserved Online

(Syria)

Jason Farago, The New York Times, 15th Feb 2017.

Cyprus 'very interested' in return of Parthenon Marbles says Kadis

(Cyprus; Greece)

Cyprus Mail, 15th Feb 2017.

181 artifacts from looted site found, BLM asks for help

(United States of America)

Julie Applegate, St George News, 15th Feb 2017.

Greek police arrest 81-year-old ex-poultry baron for undeclared antiquities

(Greece)

Tornos News, 15th Feb 2017.

New Dead Sea Scrolls Find May Help Detect Forgeries

(Israel)

Michelle Z. Donahue, National Geographic, 14th Feb 2017.

Stolen artifacts from Turkey found in Germany

(Turkey; Germany)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 14th Feb 2017.

A lawsuit involving American Indian artifacts, alleged excessive force and a Utahn's suicide has hit another wall

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 13th Feb 2017.

Reports of illegal metal detecting near the historic Weeting Castle

(United Kingdom)

Rebecca Murphy, Watton & Swaffham Times, 13th Feb 2017.

Ancient statue a riddle for experts

(Cambodia)

Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times, 13th Feb 2017.

13 years on, no sign of 'ancient' paintings missing from Qila Mubarak

(India)

Manish Sirhindi, The Times of India, 13th Feb 2017.

Jóvenes expoliadores saquean yacimientos de la Comunitat Valenciana y lo difunden por internet

(Spain)

Young looters sack sites in the Comunitat Valenciana and sell them on the internet

J. A. Marrahí, Las Provincias, 13th Feb 2017.

Albania stops smugglers of 230 ancient Apollonia artifacts

(Albania)

Associated Press, The Pueblo Chieftan, 12th Feb 2017.

Maoists deny hand in destruction of ancient Ganesha idol; Cops have their doubts

(India)

Ejaz Kaiser, The New Indian Express, 12th Feb 2017.

DRI vs Nanda case: DRI recovered antique Mughal sculpture during searc

(India)

Virendrasingh Ghunawat, India Today, 12th Feb 2017.

More antique wooden sculptures, carvings recovered from Nanda

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 12th Feb 2017.

Rescatan material arqueológico maya

(Mexico)

Maya material recovered

Wilmer Delgado Rojas, El Expreso, 12th Feb 2017.

'Booze, bullies and perverts' rife at museum

(Ireland)

Allison Bray, Irish Independent, 10th Feb 2017.

Encroachments removed from Dahshour necropolis site: Ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th Feb 2017.

Why We Need to Fight to Save Mosul's Cultural Heritage

(Iraq)

Katharyn Hanson, Smithsonian, 9th Feb 2017.

Germany Arrests Alleged Mastermind Behind Bardo Museum Terror Attack

(Tunisia; Germany)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 9th Feb 2017.

Urartu-era antiquities found in a truck in Hungary

(Hungary; Turkey; Armenia; Lithuania)

PanArmenian, 9th Feb 2017.

Manhattan District Attorney Returns Ancient Sarcophagus to Greek Consulate

(Greece; United States of America)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 9th Feb 2017.

Santa Fe couple convicted in artifact-smuggling case

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Uriel J. Garcia, Santa Fe New Mexican, 9th Feb 2017.

Iran displays ancient Persian artifacts returned from the US

(Iran; United States of America)

Amir Vahdat, Phys.org, 8th Feb 2017.

Metal detectorists urged to 'brush up on skills' to avoid damaging treasures

(United Kingdom)

Jody Harrison, The Herald, 7th Feb 2017.

Police seize 1 billion liras worth of Hellenistic jewelry in western Turkey

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 7th Feb 2017.

Italy restoring damaged art from Palmyra Italy restoring damaged art from Palmyra

(Italy; Syria)

ANSA, 7th Feb 2017.

Antiquities robber caught red-handed in a Byzantine site

(Israel; Palestine)

Elisha Ben Kimon, Ynet News, 7th Feb 2017.

Show of shipwrecked treasures raises scientists' ire

(United States of America; Indonesia)

Traci Watson, Nature, 7th Feb 2017.

Gone, sometimes forgotten: State law protects even tiny cemeteries, but enforcement can be tough

(United States of America)

Hailey Konnath, Omaha World-Herald, 7th Feb 2017.

Van por 'ladrones' de vestigios mayas en Umán

(Mexico)

Police go after 'thieves' of Maya ruins in Umán

Luis Fuente, Milenio, 5th Feb 2017.

Cairo's Islamic Art Museum Reopens 3 Years After A Car Bomb Damaged It

(Egypt)

WCAI, 5th Feb 2017.

Najaf Police confiscates 35 artifacts hidden inside vehicle

(Iraq)

Loaa Adel, Iraqi News, 5th Feb 2017.

Breaking: Governor signs resolution asking to rescind Bears Ears monument designation

(United States of America)

Gephardt Daily, 3rd Feb 2017.

Asociación denuncia saqueo y destrucción de restos arqueológicos en Salamanca

(Spain)

Association denounces looting and destruction of archaeological remains in Salamanca

La Vanguardia, 3rd Feb 2017.

Republicans back off bill to sell 3.3m acres of public land after outcry

(United States of America)

Caty Enders, The Guardian, 2nd Feb 2017.

European countries are working together to tackle cultural property crime

(General)

James Ratcliffe, Apollo, 2nd Feb 2017.

Police seize 801 artifacts, preventing illegal sale in Sharqiya

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 2nd Feb 2017.

Egypt retrieves 2 artifacts from London

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 1st Feb 2017.

Citizen scientists can now help stop archaeological looting

(Peru)

Boing Boing, BoingBoing, 1st Feb 2017.

Angry Pompeii workers 'tear down part of ancient Roman house in clash with management'

(Italy)

Chris Kitching, Mirror, 1st Feb 2017.

Zona arqueológica, cerrada

(Mexico)

Archaeological site, closed

Juan Carlos Jiménez, El Diario Martinense, 31st Jan 2017.

Six Treasure Hunters Inside an Ancient Canal in Eppawala Arrested

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 31st Jan 2017.

Stacks of Stolen Historic Artifacts Seized in Acre

(Israel)

David Israel, The Jewish Press, 30th Jan 2017.

Space Archaeologist Funds Citizen Science Platform With $1M TED Prize

(Peru)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 30th Jan 2017.

Encuentran dos momias prehispánicas abandonadas en un paraje del Cuzco

(Peru)

EFE, El Comercio, 30th Jan 2017.

Burglary in Chhota Udepur palace, antiques stolen

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Jan 2017.

Facebook objects to X-rated ads for Asian Art Museum antiquities

(United States of America)

Leah Garchik, San Francisco Chronicle, 30th Jan 2017.

Nigeria: Govt Vows to Deal With Collaborators of Destroyed 190-Year Monument

(Nigeria)

Times, All Africa, 29th Jan 2017.

The dancing girl in distress

(Pakistan; India)

Pakistan Today, 29th Jan 2017.

Egypt retrieves 4,000-year-old figurine from London

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 29th Jan 2017.

Former Harrisburg mayor Stephen Reed gets probation, small fine in stolen artifacts case

(United States of America)

Jason Scott, Central Penn Business Journal, 27th Jan 2017.

English Heritage in the dock over plans for Clifford's Tower in York

(United Kingdom)

Kevin Rushby, The Guardian, 27th Jan 2017.

Angkor revisited: how master craftsmen are forging Khmer antiquities

(Cambodia)

Cristina Maza, The Phnom Penh Post, 27th Jan 2017.

Ancient Assyrian artefacts discovered in raid on Islamic State safe house in Mosul

(Iraq)

ABC Australia, 26th Jan 2017.

'Almost pathological preoccupation' with Wild West artifacts may land ex-Harrisburg mayor in prison

(United States of America)

The Washington Post, TribLive, 26th Jan 2017.

Más de 800 objetos culturales sacados ilegalmente del Perú serán repatriados en 2017

(Peru)

More than 800 illegally looted cultural objects from Peru will be repatriated in 2017

David Hidalgo, Ojo Público, 26th Jan 2017.

Geneva Art World Pens Anti-Money-Laundering Guide Amid Scandals

(Switzerland)

Hugo Miller, Bloomberg, 25th Jan 2017.

Norfolk policeman who sold gold coins he found could face suspended sentence

(United Kingdom)

Eastern Daily Press, 25th Jan 2017.

To catch a thief

(United States of America)

Bennett Hall, Corvallis Gazette-Time, 25th Jan 2017.

Immigration Customs Enforcement's Other Job: Recovering and Repatriating Cultural Property

(United States of America)

Jackson Lewis, The National Law Review, 25th Jan 2017.

Guatemala recupera 22 piezas arqueológicas en el extranjero

(Guatemala; Italy; Switzerland; Germany; United States of America; El Salvador)

Guatemala recovers 22 archaeological pieces from abroad

Marlyn Valddez De León, AGN, 24th Jan 2017.

Looted Syrian antiquities for sale in Denmark: police

(Denmark; Syria)

The Local, 24th Jan 2017.

How should museums respond to art smuggling scandals?

(General)

Victoria Reed, Apollo, 24th Jan 2017.

Terror fear hits Troy

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 24th Jan 2017.

Pakistan's Moenjodaro is crumbling away

(Pakistan)

Faras Ghani, Al Jazeera, 23rd Jan 2017.

Smugglers captured trying to sell ancient artifacts

(Turkey)

Ihlas News Agency, Daily Sabah, 23rd Jan 2017.

A no-strike list may shield Yemen's ancient treasures from war

(Yemen)

Aisling Irwin, New Scientist, 23rd Jan 2017.

Ex-Mayor Reed admits carelessness, not criminality, in pleading guilty to stealing city artifacts

(United States of America)

Matt Miller, Penn Live, 23rd Jan 2017.

Cyprus Police seize 1.383 artworks and antiquities during operation "Pandora"

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 23rd Jan 2017.

Greek Antiquities Among 3,500 Illegally Obtained Objects Confiscated

(Greece)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 23rd Jan 2017.

Documentary on the looting of 2000 year-old Dacian bracelets premiers at the Bucharest's National History Museum

(Romania)

Romania Insider, 23rd Jan 2017.

Europol: Nearly 250 arrests in Operation Bosphorus against smuggling of Turkish pistols via Bulgaria

(Bulgaria; Turkey)

The Sofia Globe, 23rd Jan 2017.

Spanish Police Announce Arrests in Cultural Artifacts Ring

(Spain)

Associated Press, The New York Times, 22nd Jan 2017.

Una macrooperación de la Europol permite recuperar más de 3.500 obras de arte

(Spain)

A Europol macrooperation results in the recovery of more than 3,500 art objects

La Vanguardia, 22nd Jan 2017.

Prehistoric rock art in peril

(India)

E.M. Manoj, The Hindu, 22nd Jan 2017.

The strange case of the ancient Assyrian curse and the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police

(Syria; United Kingdom; Switzerland; Lebanon)

Patrick Sawer, The Telegraph, 21st Jan 2017.

Movie director arrested over archaeological paintings theft

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Jan 2017.

Online courses: your passport to a new career

(General)

Helen Lock, The Guardian, 20th Jan 2017.

ISIS Destroys Ancient Theater, Tetrapylon In Palmyra, Syria Says

(Syria)

Camila Domonoske, NPR, 20th Jan 2017.

Caught red-handed: 11 grave robbers arrested at northern ruins

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 19th Jan 2017.

Syria: Islamic State group 'kills 12' in Palmyra

(Syria)

BBC News, 19th Jan 2017.

Tourist Returns Stolen Cobblestone to Rome With Apology Note

(Italy)

Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler, 19th Jan 2017.

BLM requests public's assistance in preserving cultural resources for current and future generations of Americans

(United States of America)

Rachel T. Carnahan, KCSG, 19th Jan 2017.

British woman returns 4,500 year-old Yortan jug to Turkey

(Turkey; United Kingdom)

Nurbanu Kizil, Daily Sabah, 19th Jan 2017.

Chinese Authorities Smash Fake Terracotta Warriors Attraction

(China)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 18th Jan 2017.

Cairo's Museum of Islamic Art to open Friday after two-year closure

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Jan 2017.

Iraqi artist recreates ancient works destroyed by IS

(Iraq)

Dawn, 17th Jan 2017.

Greek Archaeologist Prevents Illicit Sale of Antiquity in New York

(Greece; United States of America)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 17th Jan 2017.

Swiss Antiquities Dealer Files $77 Million Suit Against Getty Museum

(United States of America; Switzerland)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 17th Jan 2017.

Rome mulls no-go zone around Colosseum after acts of vandalism

(Italy)

Chiara Palazzo, The Telegraph, 17th Jan 2017.

Lebanon first to return looted Syria artifacts

(Lebanon; Syria)

Federica Marsi, The Daily Star, 16th Jan 2017.

Alleged grave robber arrested near temple

(Cambodia)

Kong Meta, The Phnom Penh Post, 16th Jan 2017.

Archaeologists and Metal Detectorists Find Common Ground

(United States of America)

Tyler J. Kelley, The New York Times, 16th Jan 2017.

Angkor what? How Cambodian workshops get away with fake masterpieces

(Cambodia)

Martin Polkinghorne, In Daily, 16th Jan 2017.

Australia returns three antiquities to India

(Australia; India)

Press Trust of India, The Times of India, 16th Jan 2017.

Royal golden ring stored in Egyptian Museum not stolen as claimed

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Jan 2017.

Museum cut company out of multi-billion dollar art deal: suit

(United States of America; Switzerland)

Kathianne Boniello, New York Post, 15th Jan 2017.

Bears Ears and Gold Butte are the latest battlegrounds in a long-running debate about federal land in the West

(United States of America)

The Economist, 14th Jan 2017.

Opportunity or threat? Stonehenge tunnel plan revives long-running debate

(United Kingdom)

Steven Morris, The Guardian, 13th Jan 2017.

Europe Wants More Protection Against Antiquities Trafficking

(General)

Associated Press, The New York Times, 13th Jan 2017.

Chinese museum demands return of horse sculptures from Pennsylvania

(China; United States of America)

Li Yan, ECNS, 13th Jan 2017.

Cultural artifacts returned to Peru, all 404 of them

(Peru; United States of America)

Agnes Rivera, Living in Peru, 12th Jan 2017.

ICE returns cultural artifacts to Peru

(Peru; United States of America)

ICE, 12th Jan 2017.

मंदिर से बेशकीमती तीन मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Three Sculptures Stolen from the Temple Treasures

Amar Ujala, 12th Jan 2017.

Withers attorney analyzes New York antiquities scandal

(United States of America)

Macaela J. Bennett, Greenwich Time, 12th Jan 2017.

SHC orders removal of Mohenjo Daro encroachers

(Pakistan)

Daily Times, 12th Jan 2017.

Vietnam woman nabbed for black bronze antique scam

(Vietnam)

Tuoi Tre News, 11th Jan 2017.

Hyderabad: Thieves looting antiques without any fear of law

(India)

C R Gowri Shanker, Deccan Chronicle, 11th Jan 2017.

Norwegian drug lord helped to solve the theft of King Harald's priceless antiques

(Norway)

Oskar Aanmoen, Royal Central, 11th Jan 2017.

How the estate of Thailand's missing 'Silk King' was among the winners of Reagan's 1986 Tax Reform Act

(Thailand)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 9th Jan 2017.

Five ancient Egyptian artefacts smuggled to US repatriated

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 9th Jan 2017.

Notre Dame sued over alleged stolen art

(United States of America)

Margaret Fosmoe, South Bend Tribune, 5th Jan 2017.

Karak Castle reopens its gates after December attack

(Jordan)

The Jordan Times, 5th Jan 2017.

In focus: Tehran museum puts on show newly recuperated relics

(Iran; Italy)

Tehran Times, 4th Jan 2017.

House basements used for illegal excavation discovered in Luxor

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 4th Jan 2017.

Jay Evensen: A monument designation won't stop the looting

(United States of America)

Jay Evensen, Deseret News, 4th Jan 2017.

Restitution of Persepolis Collection Expected

(Iran; United States of America)

Financial Tribute, 4th Jan 2017.

Syria monuments damage 'akin to looting Welsh castles'

(Syria)

BBC News, 3rd Jan 2017.

Khajuraho to get back 'Parrot Lady'

(India; Canada)

Rabindra Nath Choudhury, Deccan Chronicle, 3rd Jan 2017.

2016 saw 3 UNESCO listings, return of stolen antiquities

(India)

Manoj Pokhriyal, Press Trust of India, 3rd Jan 2017.

Bringing the gods home

(Nepal)

Saurav Karki, The Kathmandu Post, 3rd Jan 2017.

Turning Iraq history to rubble, leaving mess to looters

(Iraq)

Lori Hinnant, The Detroit News, 31st Dec 2016.

Obama leaves 'phenomenal legacy' of protecting historic and natural land

(United States of America)

Amanda Holpuch, The Guardian, 31st Dec 2016.

After Islamic State institutionalized looting in Syria, the market for fake antiquities is booming

(Syria)

Nibih Bulous, Los Angeles Times, 31st Dec 2016.

Suit alleging Notre Dame has pilfered art collection is transferred to Indiana

(United States of America)

Torsten Ove, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 30th Dec 2016.

Man charged in replica, artifact thefts from Fort Dobbs

(United States of America)

Record & Landmark, 29th Dec 2016.

New 'Red List' for West Africa helps to protect art, cultural antiquities

(General)

Africa Times, 29th Dec 2016.

Cyprus petition launched for return on Elgin Marbles to Greece

(Greece; Cyprus; United Kingdom)

Annette Chrysostomou, Cyprus Mail, 28th Dec 2016.

Obama declares Bears Ears National Monument in southern Utah

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 28th Dec 2016.

Miami Heat doctor sues store over fake Russian collectibles

(United States of America; Russia)

Rebecca Rosenberg, New York Post, 28th Dec 2016.

Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia

(Russia; Germany)

Hili Perlson, ArtNet News, 28th Dec 2016.

Colombia returns ancient relics

(Peru; Colombia)

Alvaro Tassano, Living in Peru, 27th Dec 2016.

Police find new lead on stolen idols from Jumla

(Nepal)

Kamal Pariyar, My Republica, 27th Dec 2016.

Subhash Kapoor remanded in Pazhavoor idol theft case

(India)

Pon Vasanth Arunchalam, The Hindu, 27th Dec 2016.

Ancient idols of gods under serious threat in Nepal

(Nepal)

Deepak Kharel, My Republica, 26th Dec 2016.

Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller, 'gentleman collector' of ethnographic art, has died aged 86

(Switzerland)

The Art Newspaper, 26th Dec 2016.

Egypt retrieves 340 smuggled artifacts from Jordan

(Egypt; Jordan)

Egypt Independent, 26th Dec 2016.

Pratyangira idol and two other artefacts back in India

(India; Australia)

TNN, The Times of India, 26th Dec 2016.

Web of smugglers linked to New York art gallery

(United States of America; India)

T.K. Rohit, The Hindu, 24th Dec 2016.

Angkorian Artifact Dealer Arrested in New York

(United States of America; Cambodia)

Ben Paviour, The Cambodia Daily, 23rd Dec 2016.

Illicit antiquities trade being fought

(Bolivia; Argentina)

Manuela Pulido, Latin American Post, 22nd Dec 2016.

Art dealer Nancy Wiener who sold stolen Buddha to NGA arrested

(United States of America; India; Cambodia; Australia)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 22nd Dec 2016.

New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Found in Judean Desert

(Israel)

Philippe Bohstrom, Haaretz, 21st Dec 2016.

Customs officials can't tell antiquities from crafts they seize

(Nigeria)

Daily Trust, 21st Dec 2016.

New York Art Dealer Charged With Trafficking Illegal Antiquities

(United States of America; India; Cambodia; Australia)

Lisa Bannon, The Wall Street Journal, 21st Dec 2016.

Prominent Antiquities Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Artifacts

(United States of America; India; Australia; Cambodia)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 21st Dec 2016.

This Wiyot Tool Dug Up 86 Years Ago by a Notorious Grave Robber is Being Sold in an Online Auction

(United States of America)

Ryan Burns, Lost Coast Outpost, 21st Dec 2016.

Stolen relief of Queen Hatshepsut recovered from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 20th Dec 2016.

ICE On Trail of Stolen Relics

(United States of America)

Aaron Gilchrist, NBC, 20th Dec 2016.

Four suspected antiquities thieves nabbed near Mesolongi

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 19th Dec 2016.

Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property

(Hong Kong; Japan)

Steven Gallagher, South China Morning Post, 19th Dec 2016.

Tapestry returning to Germany

(Germany; United States of America)

Jamie Stengle, The Durango Herald, 17th Dec 2016.

Suspected fraudster denies swindling elderly out of £650,000 worth of antiques

(United Kingdom)

Laura Chesters, Antiques Trade Gazette, 16th Dec 2016.

Have You Seen These Stolen Hearst Family Heirlooms?

(United States of America)

Rob Bates, JCK, 16th Dec 2016.

Luxembourg Freeport Director David Arendt Quits

(Luxembourg)

Hili Perlson, ArtNet News, 16th Dec 2016.

Employé du muséum d'histoire naturelle d'Orléans, il revendait des pierres et fossiles sur eBay

(France)

Employee of the natural history museum of Orléans, he resold stones and fossils on eBay

Philippe Renaud, La République, 16th Dec 2016.

Egypt antiquities ministry receives two stolen Islamic-era lamps from UAE

(Egypt; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Dec 2016.

Gardaí seize rare cup made from rhino horn in raid

(Ireland)

Jimmy Woulfe David Raleigh, Irish Examiner, 15th Dec 2016.

U.S. sues to recover ancient Syrian artifacts looted by Islamic State

(Syria; United States of America)

Yeganeh Torbati, Reuters, 15th Dec 2016.

Mali declares archaeological emergency

(Mali)

FT, Financial Times, 14th Dec 2016.

UNESCO Director General sends rapid assessment mission to the Nimrud archaeological site in Iraq

(Iraq)

UNESCO, 14th Dec 2016.

Crimean gold must go back to Ukraine, says Dutch court

(Netherlands; Russia; Ukraine)

BBC News, 14th Dec 2016.

Restituyen al gobierno mexicano 12 piezas arqueológicas incautadas en Italia

(Mexico; Italy)

12 archaeological pieces seized in Italy are returned to the Mexican government

Periodico el Despertar, 14th Dec 2016.

Crimea's Scythian Treasures Become Political Football

(Netherlands; Russia; Ukraine)

Phil Butler, Argophilia, 14th Dec 2016.

Three looters busted plundering ancient tomb in Galilee

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 14th Dec 2016.

UN seeks protection for ancient Nimrud site wrecked by IS

(Iraq)

Lori Hinnant, The Republic, 14th Dec 2016.

Repatriating the Past: Filling the Holes in Egypt's History Left by Looting

(Egypt)

Katie A. Paul, Heritage Daily, 12th Dec 2016.

Palmyra: IS retakes ancient Syrian city

(Syria)

BBC News, 11th Dec 2016.

How Egypt intends to stop sale of its relics around the world

(Egypt)

George Mikhail, Al Monitor, 11th Dec 2016.

Iraqis Mourn Destruction of Ancient City of Nimrud: ISIS 'Tried to Destroy the Identity of Iraq'

(Iraq)

Lucy Kafanov, NBC, 11th Dec 2016.

Destrozan en Chiapas ruinas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Archaeological ruins destroyed in Chiapas

Omar Ruiz, El Sol de Mexico, 9th Dec 2016.

Six major challenges facing Indian museums, says museologist Vinod Daniel

(India)

Adrija Roychowdhury, The Indian Express, 8th Dec 2016.

How the antiquities black market thrives on Syria: 'We have the collapse of state institutions and the society holding them all together'

(Syria)

Syria Direct, 8th Dec 2016.

Artifact trafficking and the battle to stop it: 'It's open season'

(Syria)

Rami al-Khattib, Syria Direct, 8th Dec 2016.

Retired FBI Agent Solves Arts Crimes Including a Missing Nazi Diary, Confederate Relics and Even Batmobiles

(United States of America)

Erin Arvelund, Philly.com, 8th Dec 2016.

ICE returns 23 pre-Columbian artifacts to Dominican Republic

(Dominican Republic; United States of America)

ICE, 7th Dec 2016.

Fruitful week for repatriation of Egyptian antiquities: Report

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Dec 2016.

Group will document state's antiques to protect heritage

(India)

Mayuri Phadnis, Pune Mirror, 7th Dec 2016.

US Will Return 9 Indian Antiquities Shortly: Government

(India; United States of America)

Press Trust of India, NDTV, 7th Dec 2016.

INAH recupera monumento que estaba en un hotel

(Mexico)

INAH recovers monument that was in a hotel

Union Yucatán, 7th Dec 2016.

Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts

(Egypt; United States of America)

Sandy Pterykowski, PBS, 6th Dec 2016.

Yucatán recupera valiosa estela de antigua ciudad maya

(Mexico)

Yucatan recovers valuable steala from ancient Maya city

Terra, 6th Dec 2016.

Roman artefacts spotted at auction after they were stolen 12 years ago

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 6th Dec 2016.

Pearce Leads Effort To Protect Tribal Artifacts

(United States of America)

Office of Rep. Steve Pearce, KRWG, 6th Dec 2016.

La Policía detiene a los presuntos autores del robo en la iglesia y la rectoral de Cea

(Spain)

Police arrested suspects in the robbery of the church and rectory of Cea

Faro de Vigo, 5th Dec 2016.

The UAE can become a safe haven for antiquities

(United Arab Emirates)

Peter Hellyer, The National, 5th Dec 2016.

Stolen coffins found after police search

(United Kingdom)

Caroline Tilley, Gazette News, 5th Dec 2016.

France pays £24m into new fund to protect cultural heritage sites

(France)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 4th Dec 2016.

Imitation game: how copies can solve our cultural heritage crises

(General)

Felicity Strong, The Conversation, 4th Dec 2016.

Fire at California artists' collective claims 33 lives

(United States of America)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 4th Dec 2016.

Judge orders 'owner' to provide more details before ancient golden crown can be examined

(United Kingdom; Turkey)

The Herald, 3rd Dec 2016.

Nations set to approve heritage protection fund

(United Arab Emirates)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 3rd Dec 2016.

Operation Mummy's Curse returns ancient artifacts including child's sarcophagus to Egypt

(Egypt; United States of America)

RT, 3rd Dec 2016.

Art cops recover Roman statue

(Italy)

ANSA, 2nd Dec 2016.

Swiss seize 9 relics allegedly stolen from Libya, Palmyra

(Switzerland; Libya; Syria)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 2nd Dec 2016.

Five Nobel winners urge action to protect heritage sites

(United Arab Emirates)

AFP, The Economic Times, 2nd Dec 2016.

UAE hosts global push to save antiquities from conflict

(United Arab Emirates)

BBC News, 2nd Dec 2016.

Arrests confirm more thefts in NGA collection

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 2nd Dec 2016.

Stolen Mummy Hand Makes Its Way Home

(Egypt; United States of America)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 2nd Dec 2016.

U.S., Egypt Sign Agreement to Thwart Trade in Illegal Antiquities

(Egypt; United States of America)

Kristin Romey, National Geographic, 2nd Dec 2016.

Dealers' association asks industry to contact MPs over new cultural property law

(United Kingdom)

ATG, Antiques Trade Gazette, 1st Dec 2016.

Protecting culture vital for identity and peace,' says head of Unesco

(United Arab Emirates)

Naser Al Wasmi, The National, 1st Dec 2016.

Does Aleppo prove that we westerners should keep the world's antiquities?

(Syria)

Robert Fisk, The Independent, 1st Dec 2016.

How ISIL destroyed Nimrud

(Iraq)

John Beck, Al Jazeera, 1st Dec 2016.

Geneva Free Port: The greatest art collection no-one can see

(Switzerland)

Will Gompertz, BBC News, 1st Dec 2016.

Give us back the Venus de Milo, Greeks tell Louvre

(France; Greece)

Anthee Carassava, The Times, 30th Nov 2016.

Crowns, necklaces of Rampur Nawabs up for auction; family says no clue how it reached London

(India)

Faisal Fareed, Two Circles, 30th Nov 2016.

206 ancient silver coins seized from villagers in Vellore district

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Nov 2016.

Why the Indian antiquities market is important to Contemporary art

(India)

Rosalyn DMello, Vogue, 30th Nov 2016.

Transported porcelain artefacts are not damaged as rumoured: Egyptian antiquities ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 29th Nov 2016.

Angkor replicated: How Cambodian workshops produce fake masterpieces, and get away with it

(Cambodia)

Martin Polkinghorne, Scroll.in, 29th Nov 2016.

FLC students vandalize Native American ruins in Utah

(United States of America)

Jonathan Romeo, The Journal, 29th Nov 2016.

Secretary Kerry Signs Cultural Property Protection Agreement With Egypt

(United States of America; Egypt)

US State Department, US Department of State, 29th Nov 2016.

Modern-day Monuments Men wanted by the British Army

(United Kingdom)

Emily Sharpe, The Art Newspaper, 29th Nov 2016.

Grave Robbers' Search for Treasure Buries Them Alive

(China)

Fu Danni, Sixth Tone, 28th Nov 2016.

Ancient Coin News – Metal Detectorist Challenges Alton Hoard Value

(United Kingdom)

Everett Millman, Coin Week, 28th Nov 2016.

No cesa saqueo arqueológico en la isla de Jaina

(Mexico)

The looting of archaeology on the island of Jaina has not stopped

Cronica, 28th Nov 2016.

Six men jailed over Dh40,000 theft from villa

(United Arab Emirates)

Bassam Za'za', Gulf News, 28th Nov 2016.

Is the destruction of cultural property a war crime?

(Mali)

Brian Daniels, Apollo, 28th Nov 2016.

Stolen frescoes highlight concern for cultural relics

(China)

CRIEnglish, 25th Nov 2016.

'Outrage' at damage to Cissbury Ring

(United Kingdom)

Worthing Herald, 25th Nov 2016.

Ancient stolen artefact repatriated

(Cyprus)

Evie Andreou, Cyprus Mail, 24th Nov 2016.

Los verdaderos ladrones del patrimonio nacional

(Cuba)

True thieves of national heritage

Miriam Celaya, Marti, 24th Nov 2016.

Piecing back together an Iraqi archaeological gem blown sky-high by Isis

(Iraq)

Martin Chulov, The Guardian, 24th Nov 2016.

Egyptian antiquities again offered for sale in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 23rd Nov 2016.

Police appeal after theft from National Trust property

(United Kingdom)

WS County Times, West Sussex County Times, 23rd Nov 2016.

A look at the book the Metropolitan Museum of Art refuses to sell

(China; United States of America)

Li Yan, ECNS, 22nd Nov 2016.

Court: Names of Israeli Archaeologists Digging in West Bank Can Stay Secret

(Israel)

Nir Hasson, Haaretz, 22nd Nov 2016.

Antiques worth thousands stolen from Polesden Lacey

(United Kingdom)

Josh Searle, Surrey Mirror, 21st Nov 2016.

Joyas en peligro

(Spain)

Treasures in danger

David Navarro, Heraldo, 21st Nov 2016.

How the archaeological review behind the Dakota Access Pipeline went wrong

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, The Conversation, 21st Nov 2016.

'Ziggy' the graffiti vandal has been targeting ancient buildings and churches in Faversham

(United Kingdom)

Faversham Times, Kent Live, 21st Nov 2016.

Un antiguo poblado aborigen de Tamaraceite muere olvidado, víctima constante de actos vandálicos

(Spain)

An ancient indigenous village of Tamaraceite dies forgotten, a constant victim of vandalism

Jennifer Jimenez, El Diario, 21st Nov 2016.

History re-told through the Gweagal shield

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Louis Klee, Varsity, 18th Nov 2016.

Lawyer, driver arrested for possession of 29 artifacts

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 18th Nov 2016.

Legal Aspects Of Heritage In India

(India)

Shivali Rathore Kalpesh L Gupta, Live Law, 18th Nov 2016.

HM Customs and Gib University in first 'high level' enforcement meeting

(Gibralter)

Gabriella Peralta, Gibralter Chronicle, 18th Nov 2016.

'Harry Potter fans' deface ancient 4,000-year-old megalithic tomb with Deathly Hallows symbol graffiti

(Spain)

Stephen Jones, Mirror, 17th Nov 2016.

Publication of ads about stolen artefacts in major dailies ordered

(Pakistan)

Dawn, 17th Nov 2016.

Minister condemns illegal trafficking of artefacts

(Nigeria)

Gistmaster, 17th Nov 2016.

UAE and France to announce new partnership on safeguarding endangered cultural heritage

(United Arab Emirates; France)

MENAFM, MENAFN, 16th Nov 2016.

Antiquities department had no power to act in Salamis case, auditor-general rules

(Cyprus)

Evie Andreou, Cyprus Mail, 16th Nov 2016.

FG to partner Rescuers Association on repatriation of stolen artifacts — Minister

(Nigeria)

Segun Adebowale, The Eagle, 16th Nov 2016.

Villagers try to retrieve stolen corpse of their ancestor from the Netherlands

(China; Netherlands)

Global Times, 16th Nov 2016.

Donation Returns Over 200 Indigenous Art Objects to British Columbia

(Canada)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 16th Nov 2016.

Why retrieved antiquities should be sent back to place of origin

(India)

Sanjeev Sanyal, Hindustan Times, 16th Nov 2016.

Police hunt thieves who stole lead from three buildings in West Dunbartonshire

(United Kingdom)

Paul Behan, Dumbarton Reporter, 15th Nov 2016.

Nimrud: Photos show IS destruction of ancient Iraqi city

(Iraq)

BBC News, 15th Nov 2016.

Ancient art returning home

(China)

China Daily, China.org.cn, 14th Nov 2016.

Drones fly over ancient Nimrud to help secure Assyrian ruins

(Iraq)

Ahmed Rasheed, Reuters, 14th Nov 2016.

Antiquities mystery solved: Swiss return stolen artifact to Egypt

(Egypt; Switzerland)

AT editor, Africa Times, 14th Nov 2016.

Taiwan museum removes defaced statues given by Jackie Chan

(Taiwan; China)

AFP, Emirates 24/7, 14th Nov 2016.

Pierden alrededor de 100 vestigios arqueológicos en Chetumal

(Mexico)

About 100 archaeological sites lost in Chetumal

Ángel Castilla, Sipse, 13th Nov 2016.

Arson in the Kidron Valley Damages Architectural Jewels

(Israel)

Ilana Messika, The Jewish Press, 13th Nov 2016.

How NGOs are helping preserve Syria's heritage

(Syria)

Florence Massena, Al-Monitor, 13th Nov 2016.

Treasures worth billions 'hidden in free ports to fund Isis'

(Switzerland)

Cahal Milmo, i News, 13th Nov 2016.

Spaniard jailed for destroying Neolithic cave to make an animal shelter

(Spain)

James Badcock, The Telegraph, 13th Nov 2016.

Nimrud: Iraqi forces 'retake ancient city from IS'

(Iraq)

BBC News, 13th Nov 2016.

Cyprus police coordinated Europe-wide Pandora operation to hunt down missing antiquities

(Cyprus)

Philip Mark, Cyprus Mail, 12th Nov 2016.

'We've hidden our treasures from Isil, only a handful know the secret location', says Syria's antiquities chief

(Syria)

Josie Ensor, The Telegraph, 12th Nov 2016.

DNR cracks down on fossil hunters

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Charlotte Observer, 12th Nov 2016.

Britain is in the middle of a treasure-hunting boom

(United Kingdom)

The Economist, 12th Nov 2016.

Proposed Bears Ears monument protects Anasazi history at risk

(United States of America)

Brad Branan, The Sacramento Bee, 11th Nov 2016.

Notices issued on plea for retrieval of 'Dancing Girl' from India

(Pakistan; India)

The News, 11th Nov 2016.

48 artifact smugglers caught in police probe

(South Korea)

Park Ming-Je, Korea JoongAng Daily, 10th Nov 2016.

Paphos mayor says he feel vindicated following archaeology arrests

(Cyprus)

Philip Mark, Cyprus Mail, 10th Nov 2016.

Possible 'first encounter' Aboriginal shield uncovered in Berlin

(Australia; Germany)

Lexi Metherell, The New Daily, 10th Nov 2016.

Antiquities seized

(Cyprus)

Rachael Gillett, Cyprus Mail, 9th Nov 2016.

Germany returns ancient relics

(Germany; Peru)

Alvaro Tassano, Peru This Week, 9th Nov 2016.

Italy returns scores of smuggled artifacts to Iran

(Iran; Italy)

Tehran Times, 9th Nov 2016.

Govt stopping sale at Japan auction raises hopes about looted artifacts

(Japan; China)

Shan Jie, Global Times, 8th Nov 2016.

Police Reclaim 4,500 Stolen Cultural Assets

(South Korea)

KBS, KBS World, 8th Nov 2016.

NAGPRA Revisited: Negotiating Culture, Legalities, and Challenges at Wesleyan and Beyond

(United States of America)

Emmet Teran Jenny Davis, The Wesleyan Argus, 8th Nov 2016.

Violencia y narco obstaculizan el trabajo de arqueólogos

(Mexico)

Violence and narcos hamper the work of archaeologists

Reyna Paz Avendaño, Cronica, 7th Nov 2016.

Prince Charles warns of cultural destruction on UAE visit

(United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom)

Sean Coughlan, BBC News, 7th Nov 2016.

El saqueo de nuestra riqueza arqueológica y cultural

(Colombia)

The plundering of our archaeological and cultural wealth

Vanguardia, 7th Nov 2016.

Is Israel's Big New Find a Hoax?

(Israel; Palestine)

Candida Moss, The Daily Beast, 6th Nov 2016.

'Lead Sea Scrolls' row reopened

(Jordan)

Richard Brooks, The Sunday Times, 6th Nov 2016.

High court moved for retrieving dancing girl statuette from India

(Pakistan; India)

Jamal Khurshid, The News, 6th Nov 2016.

Palestinians make a play for Dead Sea Scrolls at UNESCO

(Israel; Palestine)

Tovah Lazaroff, The Jerusalem Post, 6th Nov 2016.

Eternal unrest: How a Native American burial site was desecrated in Hamilton County

(United States of America)

Chris Sikich, Indy Star, 5th Nov 2016.

Obras de arte en 'busca y captura'

(Spain)

Works of art in 'search and capture'

Carlos Fonesca, Voz Populi, 5th Nov 2016.

Outcry after Toledo Museum of Art sells ancient Greek and Egyptian objects at auction

(United States of America; Egypt; Cyprus)

Aimee Dawson, The Art Newspaper, 5th Nov 2016.

China cracks down on illegal trade of cultural artefacts

(China)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 4th Nov 2016.

Louvre may safeguard artefacts from war-torn areas

(France)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 4th Nov 2016.

Only a Fraction of Mexico's Stolen Cultural Antiquities Are Recovered

(Mexico)

Tania L. Montalvo, Insight Crime, 3rd Nov 2016.

Ring the alarm: Legendary bell precious to Métis nation is missing — again

(Canada)

CBC, 2nd Nov 2016.

Four arrested for illegal antiquities trading

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 2nd Nov 2016.

ASI for easier norms for private import of antiquities

(India)

Anrita Madhukalya, DNA, 2nd Nov 2016.

'They've got no claim': Indigenous Australian demands British Museum return ancestral shield

(Australia; United Kingdom)

CBC, 2nd Nov 2016.

Egypt bans cooperation with Toledo Museum over antiquities' sale

(Egypt; United States of America)

Middle East Monitor, 1st Nov 2016.

Louvre to offer shelter for world treasures rescued from war zones

(France)

Kim Willsher, The Guardian, 1st Nov 2016.

Thieves steal ancient stones from historic ruined castle near Nuneaton

(United Kingdom)

Katrina Chilver, Coventry Telegraph, 1st Nov 2016.

Auctions for plundered cultural relics forbidden in China

(China)

CRIEnglish, 1st Nov 2016.

'Activists held' at King Cyrus tomb in Iran

(Iran)

BBC News, 31st Oct 2016.

Former Harrisburg mayor's trial pushed to 2017

(United States of America)

Emily Previti, WITF, 31st Oct 2016.

Iraqi heritage sites again at risk in Mosul operation

(Iraq)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 31st Oct 2016.

Long-lost Toledo sword returns home

(United States of America)

Ignazio Messina, The Toledo Blade, 30th Oct 2016.

Egypt wants sanctions against museum for selling antiquities

(United States of America; Egypt)

Roberta Gedert, The Toledo Blade, 29th Oct 2016.

Show sheds light on WWII efforts to salvage priceless antiquities

(Greece)

Iota Sykka, eKathimerini, 29th Oct 2016.

Corruption central: The plundering of Egypt's relics

(Egypt)

Amr Khalifa, Middle East Eye, 28th Oct 2016.

Zimmerli displays counterfeit coins as part of Roman collection

(United States of America)

Mary Berko, The Daily Targum, 27th Oct 2016.

Controversial auctioning of artifacts ends

(United States of America)

Roberta Gedert, The Toledo Blade, 27th Oct 2016.

A goodwill gesture: India loans ancient statue to Bhutan

(Bhutan; India)

Gargi Gupta, DNA, 27th Oct 2016.

Ancient Hebrew Papyrus Seized from Looters, But Is It Authentic?

(Israel)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 26th Oct 2016.

Ownership questions trigger NGV action on antiquities

(Australia; Guatemala)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 26th Oct 2016.

Rare Toledo museum items sold despite protests

(United States of America)

Roberta Gedert, The Toledo Blade, 26th Oct 2016.

How the Townley Venus's thumb was knocked off at the British Museum

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 26th Oct 2016.

Rukoro hints at reparation package

(Namibia; Germany)

New Era, 25th Oct 2016.

Italian Preservationists Save 900 Artworks From the Ruins of Earthquake-Struck Amatrice

(Italy)

Danny Lewis, Smithsonian, 25th Oct 2016.

Mummy portraits stolen by Nazis, recovered, sell for over $300,000

(Switzerland; Germany)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of India, 25th Oct 2016.

Denuncian robo en zona arqueológica de El Rosario, en SJR

(Mexico)

Theft in archaeological site of El Rosario denounced

Karen Mungula, Codice Informativo, 25th Oct 2016.

Cyprus demands auction be stopped

(United States of America; Cyprus)

Roberta Gedert, The Toledo Blade, 25th Oct 2016.

Kirk Goes After Artifacts Plundered By ISIS

(United States of America)

Nick Gale, WLS, 24th Oct 2016.

Culture Held Captive—Tribal Members Want Patrimony Returned

(United States of America)

Stephanie Woodard, Indian Country Today, 24th Oct 2016.

Art expert slams Toledo museum on sale of antiquities

(United States of America; Egypt; Cyprus; Greece)

Wynne Everett, The Toledo Blade, 24th Oct 2016.

'Destroying damaged ancient sculptures a crime'

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 24th Oct 2016.

Antiquities ministry trying to stop sale of Egyptian artefacts at New York auction

(Egypt; United States of America)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 21st Oct 2016.

Looters exploit the political chaos in Libya

(Libya)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 20th Oct 2016.

Picking Apart 18th-Century French Furniture to Detect Forgery

(France)

Eve M. Kahn, The New York Times, 20th Oct 2016.

Measures needed to protect antique relics

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 20th Oct 2016.

The ICC's Al-Mahdi Ruling Protects Cultural Heritage, But Didn't Go Far Enough

(Mali)

Lucas Lixinski, The Wire, 20th Oct 2016.

Israel's antiquities chief compares UNESCO to Islamic State

(Israel; Palestine)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 20th Oct 2016.

Sellers of ancient coins in Tamil Nadu make a killing online

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Oct 2016.

European Parliament bungles shipment of Nazi artifacts

(Netherlands)

Tara Palmeri, Politico, 19th Oct 2016.

Udall Leads Senate Hearing On Action To Prevent Theft, Illegal Possession, Sale Of Tribal Cultural Items

(United States of America)

Chris Clark, Los Alamos Daily Post, 19th Oct 2016.

Loopholes in U.S. Laws Allow Trafficking in Sacred Tribal Artifacts

(United States of America)

Mary Hudez, AllGov, 19th Oct 2016.

Stolen Artifacts! Drunk Teens! And More True Tales of Florida's First State Archaeologist

(United States of America)

Sarah Laskow, Atlas Obscura, 19th Oct 2016.

Trucker nabbed smuggling antiquities from Patra port

(Greece; Italy)

eKathimerini, 19th Oct 2016.

Emirati Police Holding 3 Foreigners Trying to Sell Artifacts

(United Arab Emirates)

Associated Press, ABC United States, 18th Oct 2016.

Qatar Museums opens 'Fragments' exhibition in Katara

(United Arab Emirates)

QNA, GDN Online, 18th Oct 2016.

Black Market for Latin American Cultural Heritage Revealed

(General)

TeleSur, 18th Oct 2016.

Some looted Idlib National Museum artifacts resurface, fate of others a mystery amidst 'thriving black market trade'

(Syria)

Noura Hourani, Syria Direct, 18th Oct 2016.

Find the artifact thief and win

(Pakistan)

Pakistan Today, 18th Oct 2016.

Texas man busted at border with Mexican artifacts

(United States of America)

Brett Barrouquere, Chron, 18th Oct 2016.

U.S. Senators are pushing for Native American Artifact legislation

(United States of America)

Justin Matthews, KOAT, 18th Oct 2016.

Sólo se recupera 1 de cada 100 bienes culturales robados en México

(Mexico)

Only 1 in 100 cultural objects stolen in Mexico are recovered

Tania L. Montalvo, Animal Politico, 17th Oct 2016.

AGNSW's Indian sculptures feared stolen

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 17th Oct 2016.

Doña Neria, la mujer que rescató 560 piezas mayas de saqueadores

(Guatemala)

Doña Neria, the woman who rescued 560 Maya pieces from looters

Soy 502, 16th Oct 2016.

NU delays filing FIR in ancient coins case

(India)

Sarfaraz Ahmed, The Times of India, 16th Oct 2016.

¿Tiene piezas precolombinas en sus manos? Entréguelas al Museo Nacional

(Costa Rica)

Do you have Precolumbian pieces on your hands? Bring them to the National Museum.

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Traficantes ticos suplen arte precolombino a ilícito mercado mundial

(Costa Rica)

Precolumbian traffickers supply Precolumbian art to the global illicit market

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

La sombra nazi de Harry Mannil, el coleccionista de jaguares

(Costa Rica)

The Nazi shadow of Harry Mannil, the collector of stone jaguars

Lorenzo Pirovano, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Joyas prehispánicas a la deriva por falta de dinero para repatriarlas

(Costa Rica)

Prehispanic treasures left adrift due to a lack of money to repatriate them.

Lorenzo Pirovano, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Leonardo Patterson, el comerciante de arte siempre bajo sospecha

(Costa Rica)

Leonardo Patterson, the art dealer always under suspician

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Costa Rica solo protege con ley al arte prehispánico

(Costa Rica)

Costa Rican only protects Prehispanic art by law

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Guerrero de piedra de Limón se subastó en $865.000 en París

(Costa Rica)

Stone warrior from Limón was auctioned for $865,000 in Paris

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Copias de arte prehispánico son tan exactas que hacen dudar a traficantes

(Costa Rica)

Copies of Preshispanic art are so exact that they cast doubt on traffickers

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Coleccionistas conservaron reliquias arqueológicas pese a ser ilegal

(Costa Rica)

Collectors preserve archaeological relics despite them being illegal

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Educators find silver lining in Fort Ellis looting

(United States of America)

Lewis Kendall, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 16th Oct 2016.

Northampton Council Sekhemka statue 'now in US'

(United Kingdom; United States of America; Egypt)

BBC News, 15th Oct 2016.

Why has idol theft been neglected?

(India)

Donna Yates, DNA, 15th Oct 2016.

Police Recover 300 Million Yuan Worth of Stolen Sichuan Relics

(China)

Teng Jing Xuan, Caixin Online, 14th Oct 2016.

The Curious Case of Mohenjo Daro: Whose Civilisation Is It Anyway?

(Pakistan; India)

Hansa Malhortra, The Quint, 14th Oct 2016.

Nigeria: Jesus College under Pressure to Return Okukur

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Max Ndianaefo, CP Africa, 14th Oct 2016.

Friday essay: war crimes and the many threats to cultural heritag

(Mali)

Ian Lilley, The Conversation, 14th Oct 2016.

Explainer: The NGA looted antiquities scandal

(Australia; India)

The Australian, 14th Oct 2016.

Mayan vase subject of latest provenance inquiry at NGA

(Australia; Guatemala)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 14th Oct 2016.

Sohag police arrest three suspected 'tomb raiders' with 15 stolen artifacts

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 13th Oct 2016.

Pakistani Claim Over the Dancing Girl Has No Standing

(India; Pakistan)

Vasant Shinde, The Quint, 13th Oct 2016.

Egyptian man dies while digging for artefacts in Alexandria

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 13th Oct 2016.

Italia entrega a México piezas arqueológicas rescatadas del tráfico ilegal

(Mexico; Italy)

Italy delivers archaeological pieces recovered from illegal trafficking to Mexico

Tania Campos, Xataka, 12th Oct 2016.

Organisers of dance party at Karnak temple referred to prosecutors for investigation

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 12th Oct 2016.

Local government attempts to restore Great Wall end up damaging landmark

(China)

Li Yan, ECNS, 12th Oct 2016.

Khalifa issues law on cultural heritage objects

(United Arab Emirates)

Gulf News, 12th Oct 2016.

Mummy Crowdfunder Leaves Archaeologists Fuming

(United Kingdom)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 10th Oct 2016.

Freeports Come Under Scrutiny by UNESCO as Havens for Stolen Cultural Property

(Switzerland)

Caroline Elbaor, ArtNet News, 10th Oct 2016.

Heritage crimes: Let's get our past back

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 9th Oct 2016.

Basra Museum: How Saddam's palace was given to the people

(Iraq)

BBC News, 8th Oct 2016.

El Sucre protege a sus restos arqueológicos

(Ecuador)

El Sucre protects its archaeological remains

José Miguel Castillo, El Telégrafo, 8th Oct 2016.

Cambridge under pressure to return looted Benin bronze cockerel - but won't return it in case it gets stolen again

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Colin Freeman, The Telegraph, 8th Oct 2016.

Machu Picchu wall painted red

(Peru)

Alvaro Tassano, Peru This Week, 7th Oct 2016.

If treasure is found in my garden, can I keep it?

(United Kingdom)

Becky Shaw, Financial Times, 6th Oct 2016.

Treasures of the Black Sea turn into political hostages

(Ukraine; Netherlands; Russia)

Stas Sokolov, DW, 6th Oct 2016.

UNESCO-backed exhibit in Rome features 3 destroyed treasures

(Italy; Syria)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 6th Oct 2016.

Antiquities ministry receives golden mummy mask from French-Egyptian citizen

(Egypt; France)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Oct 2016.

The future of 'Scythian gold' to be finally decided on Dec. 14

(Ukraine; Netherlands; Russia)

Ukraine Today, 6th Oct 2016.

Ancient Assyrian site graffitied with Kurdish flag to be restored

(Iraq)

Paul Antonopoulos, AMN, 6th Oct 2016.

French minister says stolen art may fund terror via 'free ports'

(France)

AFP, Yahoo News, 6th Oct 2016.

Ancient Egyptian artefacts and old weapons stolen from museum at Biel House, Stenton

(United Kingdom)

East Lothian Courier, 6th Oct 2016.

Bull of Nimrud destroyed by Isis to be recreated in Rome

(Italy; Syria)

Stephanie Kirchgaessner, The Guardian, 6th Oct 2016.

Greek police bust 'antiquities smuggling ring'

(Greece)

AFP, 7 News, 5th Oct 2016.

Egypt's Own: Repatriation of Antiquities Proves to be a Mammoth Task

(Egypt)

Sarah El Shaarawi, Newsweek, 5th Oct 2016.

Raiders of the Lost Archive: How Newly Discovered Manuscripts of Afghanistan Ended Up in Israel

(Afghanistan; Israel)

Michael Press, Hyperallergic, 5th Oct 2016.

Police in Greece arrest 26 in bust of alleged antiquities smuggling ring

(Greece)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 5th Oct 2016.

Gold Butte two years after the Bundy standoff

(United States of America)

Lyndsey Gilpin, The Journal, 4th Oct 2016.

Bears Ears named one of nation's most 'endangered' places

(United States of America)

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News, 4th Oct 2016.

Heritage for sale: Stop the loot of India's past

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 4th Oct 2016.

Cultural ownership and responsibility is not just a fad

(Australia)

Esther Anatolitis, Eureka Street, 3rd Oct 2016.

Egypt recovers 5 stolen artifacts from US

(Egypt; United States of America)

State Information Service, 3rd Oct 2016.

Exclusive: Under the Russians' noses, looters continue to plunder treasures of Palmyra

(Syria)

Magdy Samaan, The Telegraph, 3rd Oct 2016.

India needs to bring heritage-criminals to justice

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 3rd Oct 2016.

ISIS destroys, loots archaeological sites near Kirkuk

(Iraq)

Amir Abdallah, Iraqi News, 3rd Oct 2016.

Egypt retrieves 4 Pharaonic artifacts from the US

(Egypt; United States of America)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 3rd Oct 2016.

Denuncia el INAH saqueo de piezas prehispánicas en Asientos

(Mexico)

INAH denounces the looting of prehispanic archaeological pieces in Asientos

Hidro Calido, 3rd Oct 2016.

Congress Condemns Trafficking of Native American Objects

(United States of America)

Laura Morales, Arizona Public Media, 3rd Oct 2016.

En el abandono están los sitios arqueológicos de Comayagua y La Paz

(Honduras)

The archaeological sites of Comayagua and La Paz are abandoned

Juan César Díaz, El Heraldo, 2nd Oct 2016.

Northampton Sekhemka statue sale: Council 'warned by lawyers'

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 1st Oct 2016.

Advierten saqueo y daño a patrimonio arqueológico en Zanatepec

(Mexico)

Averting looting and damage to archaeological heritage in Zanatepec

Martín Vargas, Istmo Press, 1st Oct 2016.

Cultural Property Protection Law Comes Under Fire in Germany

(Germany)

Conrad De Aenlle, The New York Times, 29th Sep 2016.

A guardian of Syria's imperiled cultural heritage

(Syria)

Giota Mirtsioti, eKathimerini, 29th Sep 2016.

Why the Terrorist Who Destroyed Palmyra Won't Face Justice

(Syria)

Russell Goldman, The New York Times, 29th Sep 2016.

Saquean con trascabo tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan

(Mexico)

Prehispanic tombs at Titimehuacan looted with bulldozer

Francisco Sánchez, Intolerancia Diario, 28th Sep 2016.

The United Nations Doubles Down on Protecting Cultural Sites

(General)

Akshan de Alwis, Diplomatic Courier, 27th Sep 2016.

Denuncian corrupción en parques arqueológicos

(Guatemala)

Corruption at archaeological sites denounced

William Gularte, El Periódico, 27th Sep 2016.

For First Time, Destruction Of Cultural Sites Leads To War Crime Conviction

(Mali)

Camila Domonoske, NPR, 27th Sep 2016.

New International Group to Amp Up Parthenon Marbles Reunification Campaign

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Mary Harris, Greek Reporter, 26th Sep 2016.

Cyprus to spearhead war on illicit trafficking of cultural property

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 26th Sep 2016.

Benin City: A Stunning Metropolis Annihilated By the British Empire

(Nigeria)

Daryl Worthington, New Historian, 25th Sep 2016.

Detenidos por saquear piedras arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Arrests for looting of archaeological stones

Tribuna, 25th Sep 2016.

The Gweagal shield and the fight to change the British Museum's attitude to seized artefacts

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 25th Sep 2016.

La «misteriosa» desaparición de los restos de Diego Colón

(Spain)

The "mysterious" disappearance of the remains of Diego Columbus

Mónica Arrizabalaga, ABC España, 25th Sep 2016.

The ghost of Vaman Ghiya is rising

(India; United Kingdom)

Vijay Kumar, DNA, 24th Sep 2016.

Art of the past

(Pakistan)

Zainab Fakhar, Pakistan Today, 24th Sep 2016.

Unsupervised digs and illicit ticket sales rampant at historc sites

(Cyprus)

Angelos Anastasiou, Cyprus Mail, 23rd Sep 2016.

Antiques dealers arrested and $4.5m worth of ivory seized in New York

(United States of America)

Gabriella Angeleti, The Art Newspaper, 23rd Sep 2016.

Egypt's Mallawi Museum reopens with looted collection mostly restored

(Egypt)

Garry Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 23rd Sep 2016.

Egypt's Malawi Museum inaugurated

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 22nd Sep 2016.

Dismay over 'crude' repairs to ancient section of Great Wall of China

(China)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 22nd Sep 2016.

Freeports boom highlights risks of shady activities

(Switzerland)

Silke Koltrowitz, Reuters, 22nd Sep 2016.

Stolen Artifacts Found in Siem Reap

(Cambodia)

Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times, 22nd Sep 2016.

Exhibition with antiquities from occupied Cyprus opens on September 23

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 22nd Sep 2016.

Saudi strikes raze ancient Yemen towers

(Yemen; Saudi Arabia)

Bel Trew, The Times, 21st Sep 2016.

Germany's new cultural protection law welcomed abroad

(Germany)

Markus Hilgert, DW, 21st Sep 2016.

UK to crack down on illegal ivory sales

(United Kingdom)

John Vidal, The Guardian, 21st Sep 2016.

UK ivory ban threat: 'government WILL consult antiques industry'

(United Kingdom)

Noelle McElhatton, Antiques Trade Gazette, 21st Sep 2016.

Over 1,200 Archaeologists and Museum Staff Condemn Destruction Wrought by Dakota Pipeline

(United States of America)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 21st Sep 2016.

François Hollande announces $100m fund to protect cultural heritage in the Middle East

(France)

David D'Arcy, The Art Newspaper, 21st Sep 2016.

Slick Replica of Palmyra's Triumphal Arch Arrives in New York, Prompting Questions

(Syria; United States of America)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 20th Sep 2016.

Replica of Syrian arch destroyed by Isis unveiled in New York City

(United States of America)

Raya Jalabi, The Guardian, 20th Sep 2016.

Iraq struggles to stop antiquities smuggling

(Iraq)

Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 19th Sep 2016.

US tourist steals marble fragment from Pompeii

(Italy)

New Kerala, 19th Sep 2016.

Progress in Protecting Stolen Antiquities Is Real — But Challenges Remain

(General)

Michelle ForCruz, Asia Society, 19th Sep 2016.

Looting? $283 Million Flow of Artifacts to US Revealed

(Turkey; Syria; United States of America)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 19th Sep 2016.

Pre-Columbian sculpture recovered at London auction house after mysterious disapperance

(Colombia; United Kingdom)

Richard Emblin, The City Paper, 19th Sep 2016.

"Die Schatzsucher sind die Hunnen von heute"

(Bulgaria)

"Treasure Hunters are Today's Huns"

Balazs Csekö, Der Standard, 18th Sep 2016.

Saquean Jaina... pero es 'cliente frequente': INAH

(Mexico)

Looting Jania... it is a 'frequent customer': INAH

El Expreso, 14th Sep 2016.

Araiji calls for new antiquities law

(Lebanon)

Lebanese Republic, National News Agency, 14th Sep 2016.

Arqueólogos intentan hacer de Afganistán un museo entre saqueos

(Afghanistan)

Archaeologists intend to make Afghanistan a museum despite looting

Panorama, 14th Sep 2016.

23 cultural assets damaged after quake in ancient capital

(South Korea)

Yonhap News Agency, 13th Sep 2016.

Piano di Sorrento, nascondeva reperti archeologici in casa: medico denunciato

(Italy)

Piano di Sorrento: Archaeological finds hidden in home, doctor implicated

Il Mattino, 13th Sep 2016.

Karnataka yet to get proper inventory report on 14 heritage cities

(India)

Yathiraju, The New Indian Express, 12th Sep 2016.

Robbed of our antiquities

(Canada)

Alan Wade, The Chronicle Journal, 11th Sep 2016.

Thirty works of art recovered in Torrevieja

(Spain)

The Leader, 11th Sep 2016.

Aboriginal artefacts in Sotheby's auction prompt questions over provenance

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Debbie Cuthbertson, The Sydney Morning Herald, 11th Sep 2016.

Rhinos being killed for horn's value as collectible, study finds

(General)

Karin Brulliard, Portland Press Herald, 10th Sep 2016.

Police searching stolen vehicle finds 2nd century tomb in Bursa

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 10th Sep 2016.

Art collector Lance Dane's 'so-called' adopted son refused relief by the Bombay High Court

(India)

Mustafa Plumber, DNA Info, 10th Sep 2016.

Suspect detained in Taipei after theft of science artifacts

(Taiwan)

Chun-fu Chiu, Taipei Times, 9th Sep 2016.

The Amateur Tomb Raiders Pilfering China's Artifacts

(China)

Wang Chao, Sixth Tone, 9th Sep 2016.

KP lacks archaeological experts to preserve priceless heritage

(Pakistan)

Pakistan Observer, 9th Sep 2016.

Plea for holiday photos to help preserve world heritage

(Syria; Libya; Afghanistan)

Kirsteen Paterson, The National, 9th Sep 2016.

Kuwaiti official urges end to theft of Arab culture

(Kuwait)

KUNA, Kuwait News Agency, 8th Sep 2016.

New twist in fake antique furniture scandal overshadows opening of Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris

(France)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 8th Sep 2016.

AG to decide about antiquities irregularities

(Cyprus)

George Psyllides, Cyprus Mail, 8th Sep 2016.

Digital Troves, Providing Insights and Reuniting Antiquities

(Iraq)

Eve M. Kahn, The New York Times, 8th Sep 2016.

Letters I: Elgin Marbles dispute can be resolved by making 3D marbles of artifacts then returning them to Greece

(Greece; United Kingdom)

The National, 8th Sep 2016.

Why a growing number of museum veterans are crossing over to the commercial sector

(General)

Julia Halpern, The Art Newspaper, 7th Sep 2016.

Egyptian statuette recovered from Mexico is authentic: Antiquities ministry

(Egypt; Mexico)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 7th Sep 2016.

Piden al INAH frenar saqueo en zona arqueológica de Totimehuacán

(Mexico)

INAH asked to prevent looting at the archaeological site of Totimehuacán

Víctor Hugo Juárez, El Sol de Puebla, 7th Sep 2016.

500 seized coins date back to ancient times: Customs dept

(India)

G.S. Paul, Tribune India, 7th Sep 2016.

15 ancient pagodas in Bagan suffer severe damage

(Myanmar)

Eleven, 6th Sep 2016.

Fake antiquities flood out of Syria as smugglers fail to steal masterpieces amid the chaos of war

(Syria)

Patrick Cockburn, The Independent, 6th Sep 2016.

Amman hosts conference to launch regional task force to combat cultural racketeering

(Jordan)

Petra, 6th Sep 2016.

Turkish government shuts down important archaeological dig, apparently to punish Austria

(Turkey; Austria)

Erik Stokstad, Science, 6th Sep 2016.

Suspect in Colombo National Museum theft further remanded

(Sri Lanka)

Daily News, 5th Sep 2016.

MUNA construction damaging ancient remains

(Peru)

Alvaro Tassano, Peru This Week, 5th Sep 2016.

Protecting antiquities in Syria and Libya from Islamic State

(Libya; Syria)

Nick Miller, The Sydney Morning Herald, 4th Sep 2016.

Ancient capital of Israel site beset by vandalism

(Palestine; Israel)

Assaf Kamar, Ynet News, 3rd Sep 2016.

Ancient artifact smugglers arrested in south Lebanon

(Lebanon)

The Daily Star, 3rd Sep 2016.

SFPD searching for stolen ivory relics, arrest made

(United States of America)

KTVU, 2nd Sep 2016.

Federal judge in Oregon standoff case rules on what evidence can be introduced at trial

(United States of America)

Maxine Bernstein, Oregon Live, 2nd Sep 2016.

How Yemen's past is being erased, one air strike at a time

(Yemen)

Peter Osborne, Middle East Eye, 2nd Sep 2016.

Audit Office raids Paphos museum and sites

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 1st Sep 2016.

Saquean tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan

(Mexico)

Prehispanic tombs looted in Totimehuacan

Pilar Pérez, El Sol de Puebla, 1st Sep 2016.

Feature: Greece strives to preserve underwater antiquities

(Greece)

Xinhua, 29th Aug 2016.

Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2016 ends with call to save heritage endangered by war

(United Kingdom; Syria)

Phyllis Stephen, The Edinburgh Reporter, 28th Aug 2016.

What is the Cost of Preserving the Past? (Audio)

(General)

BBC World Service, 26th Aug 2016.

Artefacts stolen from Parliament Building

(Barbados)

Nation News, 25th Aug 2016.

Antique Heist Leads To $50K Loss Of Rare Greek And Japanese Artifacts

(United States of America)

Jack Morse, SFist, 25th Aug 2016.

Valuable Ancient Jewelry Found in Private Home in Bulgaria's Nikopol

(Bulgaria)

Novinite, 25th Aug 2016.

Guaquería, la historia oculta bajo tierra

(Colombia)

Looting: the history hidden under the ground

Juliana Diosa Vargas, El Espectador, 25th Aug 2016.

Qatar's oil boom created the world's most extravagant art scene—and also led to its demise

(United Arab Emirates)

Mikolai Napieralski, Quartz, 24th Aug 2016.

The Big Business Of Looted Antiquities (Audio)

(General)

Tom Gjelten, The Diane Rehm Show, 24th Aug 2016.

Myanmar earthquake kills three, damages scores of ancient temples

(Myanmar)

Shwe Yee Saw Myint, Reuters, 24th Aug 2016.

Another artifact at US museum 'may have been stolen'

(Thailand; United States of America)

Ploenpote Atthakor, Bangkok Post, 24th Aug 2016.

Almost 70%of smuggled objects seized in Syria and Lebanon are fakes, antiquities chief says

(Syria)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 24th Aug 2016.

Israeli museum transfer sets 'dangerous precedent'

(Palestine; Israel)

Ylenia Gostoli, Al Jazeera, 24th Aug 2016.

Looters hit county's archaeological sites

(United States of America)

Lazaro Aleman, ECB Publishing, 23rd Aug 2016.

Victory for Gweagal man Rodney Kelly in fight to have artefacts returned from British museums

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Lucy McNally, ABC Australia, 23rd Aug 2016.

Tomb raiders pillaged ancient Kazakhstan pyramid leaving only skulls and pottery

(Kazakhstan)

Lara Rebello, International Business Times, 23rd Aug 2016.

4 suspected tomb raiders held in Hebei

(China)

Shanghai Daily, China.org.cn, 22nd Aug 2016.

Meet the woman who found priceless earring that was stolen from MFA

(United States of America)

Emily Sweeney, The Boston Globe, 22nd Aug 2016.

Iran to Reclaim Achaemenid Tablets from US after 80 Years

(Iran; United States of America)

Iranian Students News, Iran Front Page, 22nd Aug 2016.

Security Guard Files Lawsuit Against Metropolitan Museum of Art After Being Fired for Vandalism

(United States of America)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 22nd Aug 2016.

On trial: the destruction of history during conflict

(Mali)

James Reinl, Al Jazeera, 22nd Aug 2016.

Islamist rebel apologises for destroying Timbuktu shrines at ICC trial

(Mali)

BBC News, 22nd Aug 2016.

Suspected Tomb Raider Gets Raided in Costa Rica

(Costa Rica)

Jamie Lopez, The Costa Rica Star, 20th Aug 2016.

Commentary: U.S. must help safeguard tribal patrimony

(United States of America)

Martin Heinrich, Santa Fe New Mexican, 20th Aug 2016.

Timbuktu attacks in focus as jihadi's International Criminal Court trial opens

(Mali)

AFP, The Japan Times, 19th Aug 2016.

Newly restored Malawi Museum in Egypt's Minya to reopen in weeks

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 19th Aug 2016.

Report chronicles vandalism and reckless off-road damage to Nevada's Gold Butte region

(United States of America)

The Wilderness Society, Yuba Net, 19th Aug 2016.

Bulgarian police arrest man over illegal possession of ancient coins

(Bulgaria)

The Sofia Globe, 19th Aug 2016.

Ica: Denuncian remoción de antiguo cementerio prehispánico

(Peru)

Ica: Removal of ancient Prehispanic cemetery condemned

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 19th Aug 2016.

Smithsonian, other agencies protect artifacts in Iraq, Syria

(Syria; Iraq; United States of America)

Joe Davidson, The Washington Post, 19th Aug 2016.

Racism and ruins – the plundering of Great Zimbabwe

(Zimbabwe)

Mawuna Koutonin, The Guardian, 18th Aug 2016.

It's time rock art was better protected

(Australia)

Paul Tacon, Apollo, 17th Aug 2016.

US places import restrictions to protect Syrian artifacts

(Syria; United States of America)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 17th Aug 2016.

Tomb raiders jailed in Liaoning Province

(China)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 17th Aug 2016.

Plea bargain in case of removal of Native American artifacts

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 16th Aug 2016.

Sisi meets with antiquities minister for briefing on progress

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 15th Aug 2016.

GAO: Art world wants US to better protect artifacts in Iraq, Syria

(Iraq; Syria; United States of America)

Rebecca Kheel, The Hill, 15th Aug 2016.

Mono County doctor pleads guilty to looting Native American artifacts from public lands

(United States of America)

Louis Sahagun, Los Angeles Times, 15th Aug 2016.

Decendant of Joseph Banks' servant supports repatriation of Gweagal artefacts

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Alasdair McDonald, Bega District News, 15th Aug 2016.

Polynesian sculpture admired by Picasso and Henry Moore far older than previously thought

(French Polynesia; United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 15th Aug 2016.

Pueblo leaders: Patrimony legislation won't hurt art dealers

(United States of America)

Anne Constable, Santa Fe New Mexican, 13th Aug 2016.

Lost and found: "What Was Ours"

(United States of America)

Casey Sanchez, Santa Fe New Mexican, 12th Aug 2016.

The Potential Dark Side of China's Art and Antiquities Boom

(China)

Deborah Lehr, The Diplomat, 12th Aug 2016.

Chilean filmmakers demand British repatriation of Easter Island statue

(Chile; United Kingdom)

AFP, 9 News, 12th Aug 2016.

Grevena man arrested over hoard of 184 antiquities

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 11th Aug 2016.

Ancient breakwater in Istanbul broken

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 11th Aug 2016.

El fraude de las figuras de Acámbaro

(Mexico)

The fraud of the Acámbaro figures

Ivonne Lara, Hipertextual, 10th Aug 2016.

Uma discussão de há décadas

(Portugal; Angola)

A discussion for decades

Joana Gorjão Henriques, Publico, 10th Aug 2016.

China's Historical Relics to Be Preserved; Local Government Punishes Tomb Raiders Backed by Private Art Collectors

(China)

Ana Ablaza, Yibada, 10th Aug 2016.

Italian customs seize huge haul of Roman artefacts

(Italy; United States of America)

The Local, 10th Aug 2016.

Supported by the UN cultural agency, Nepal's quake-damaged museums re-open

(Nepal)

UN News Centre, 10th Aug 2016.

Spat over Paphos antiquities continues

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 9th Aug 2016.

Benin set to recover its cultural heritage from France

(Benin; France)

Africa News, 9th Aug 2016.

Family of three charged over possession of illegal antiquities, drugs

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 9th Aug 2016.

Blood & Gold: Children Dying As Egypt's Treasures Are Looted

(Egypt)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 8th Aug 2016.

Ancient gold scam re-emerges

(Australia)

Queensland Police, 8th Aug 2016.

How China Must Reclaim Its Lost Cultural Heritage

(China)

Peter Fuhrman, Frontera News, 8th Aug 2016.

Indian Camp Ranch – America's First Archeological Subdivision

(United States of America)

Alex Jacobson, San Juan Independent, 8th Aug 2016.

Looking In: New Mexicans should support Bears Ears

(United States of America)

Garon Coriz, Santa Fe New Mexican, 8th Aug 2016.

Top level bid to save ancient Wemyss caves

(United Kingdom)

Claire Warrender, The Courier, 8th Aug 2016.

Ministry to ask police to investigate allegations of missing antiquities made by Paphos mayor

(Cyprus)

Evie Andreou, Cyprus Mail, 8th Aug 2016.

Partial return of looted collection

(Cyprus)

Jean Christou, Cyprus Mail, 7th Aug 2016.

Libya's Antiquities Department refutes UNESCO report on Lepits Magna

(Libya)

The Libya Observer, 7th Aug 2016.

Protecting Sacred Objects Bill Introduced In Senate

(United States of America)

Rick Kearns, Indian Country Today, 7th Aug 2016.

'Vandals' damaging ancient ring fort

(Ireland)

John Manning, Irish Independent, 6th Aug 2016.

Saquean zonas arqueológicas de los municipios de la Mixteca poblana

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted in the municipalities of the Mixteca area

Brisselda Sarabia, El Sol de Puebla, 6th Aug 2016.

Ancient Clay Figurine Repatriated to Cyprus from UK

(Cyprus)

Ioanna Zikakou, Greek Reporter, 5th Aug 2016.

Vandals attack ancient castle with fire

(United Kingdom)

Andrew Douglas, The Northern Echo, 5th Aug 2016.

Returning the Elgin Marbles to Greece could ease Brexit negotiations

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Spear's, 3rd Aug 2016.

The foot of Zeus

(Afghanistan; Japan)

Llewelyn Morgan, Prospect Magazine, 3rd Aug 2016.

Utah Monument Fight Pits Native Americans Against Land-Use Militants

(United States of America)

Jason Mark, The American Prospect, 3rd Aug 2016.

Sospechan pobladores de posible saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Totolapan

(Mexico)

Locals suspected of possible looting of archaeological objects in Totolapan

Rosendo Álvarez, La Unión de Morelos, 2nd Aug 2016.

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure

(United States of America)

Robert Sanchez, 5280, 1st Aug 2016.

The Fight for Bears Ears National Monument

(United States of America)

Kelly Bastone, Backpacker, 1st Aug 2016.

German tourists scale Colosseum in night time stunt

(Italy; Germany)

Alexandra Sims, The Independent, 1st Aug 2016.

Trésors pillés : « La France doit répondre positivement á la demande du Bénin »

(France; Benin)

Pillaged Treasures: France must respond positively to Benin's demand

Le Monde, 1st Aug 2016.

Retrieving and Managing Heritages in Ethiopia

(Ethiopia)

Tewodros Kassa, The Ethiopian Herald, 31st Jul 2016.

Brexit: How hope may rise for Nigeria's looted artefacts

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Tajudeen Sowole, The Guardian, 31st Jul 2016.

'National tragedy': 5,000yo Norwegian skier carving destroyed in act of youth vandalism

(Norwegian)

RT, 30th Jul 2016.

Thieves steal fixtures from front of Berks History Center

(United States of America)

Steven Henshaw, Berks & Beyond, 29th Jul 2016.

Online Archive Documents Destruction of Ancient Sites

(General)

Mike O'Sullivan, Voice of America, 29th Jul 2016.

Roban joyas arqueológicas de Alejandro Magno y de la hija de Mahoma valoradas en 100 millones

(Spain)

Archaeological treasures of Alexander the Great and the daughter of Muhammed valued at 100 million stolen

Luis F. Durán, El Mundo, 29th Jul 2016.

Two Britons among 12 people to face trial for taking samples from archaeological sites

(United Arab Emirates)

GDN Online, 28th Jul 2016.

Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill: A summary

(United Kingdom)

Boodle Hatfield, Lexology, 27th Jul 2016.

Bathing tub artifact taken from hanging jail

(United States of America)

Pamela Sleezer, American Press, 26th Jul 2016.

Phedonos lashes out at antiquities head, refuses to retract allegations of artefact thefts

(Cyprus)

Bejay Browne, Cyprus Mail, 26th Jul 2016.

Undermined by silence: lack of provenance is devastating flaw of al-Sabah collection catalogue

(Kuwait)

Jane Jakeman, The Art Newspaper, 26th Jul 2016.

Current Hong Kong laws fail the test of heritage protection

(Hong Kong)

Steven Gallagher, South China Morning Post, 25th Jul 2016.

Ancient Treasures Shouldn't Be Compensation for Terror Victims

(Iran; United States of America)

Noah Feldman, Bloomberg, 25th Jul 2016.

EU countries failing to protect cultural heritage

(General)

EuroEfe, EurActive, 25th Jul 2016.

High Court of Justice okays transfer of ancient library to western Jerusalem

(Israel; Palestine)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 24th Jul 2016.

Citizens map out Gaza's history

(Palestine)

Moath Al-Amoudi, Al Monitor, 24th Jul 2016.

IS destruction too extensive to restore Temple of Bel in Syria's Palmyra

(Syria)

Reuters, 23rd Jul 2016.

Italian police find €0.5 million of artefacts in art thieves' lair

(Italy)

The Local, 22nd Jul 2016.

FBI returns Guatemala ancient Mayan artifacts that were in a private U.S. collection

(Guatemala; United States of America)

Ruben Vives, Los Angeles Times, 22nd Jul 2016.

El abandono y los saqueos arruinan gran parte de la historia industrial de Cantabria

(Spain)

Neglect and looting has ruined much of the industrial history of Cantabria

Álvaro San Miguel, El Diario Montañes, 22nd Jul 2016.

Graffiti vandals target ancient Wemyss caves

(United Kingdom)

Lori Cormack, Fife Today, 20th Jul 2016.

Museums win bid to keep antiquities

(Iran; United States of America)

Patricia Manson, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, 20th Jul 2016.

La explotación minera y caza depredan fauna y sitios arqueológicos de Guerrero

(Mexico)

Mining, wildlife poaching, and looting of archaeological sites of Guerrero

Reyna Paz Avendaño, Crónica, 20th Jul 2016.

President Obama, make Bears Ears a national monument

(United States of America)

Richard Moe, The Washington Post, 19th Jul 2016.

Sumerian city of Lagash slowly emerging from desert sands

(Iraq)

Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 19th Jul 2016.

First-ever legal bid for return of Elgin Marbles to Greece thrown out by European Court of Human Rights

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 19th Jul 2016.

Reclaiming Africa's Treasures

(Ethiopia)

Rosemary Laryea, The Voice, 17th Jul 2016.

Egyptian minister talks about challenges for antiquities

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 17th Jul 2016.

OSCE trains Tajikistan's relevant agencies on combating the illicit cultural property trade and smuggling of historical artefacts

(Tajikistan)

AKIPress, 16th Jul 2016.

Can a trove of Native American ruins be saved from eBay and 'white people' ideology?

(United States of America)

Ari Phillips, Fusion, 14th Jul 2016.

UNESCO deplores damage to Aleppo National Museum; warns five Heritage Sites in Libya are in danger

(Syria; Libya)

UN News Centre, 14th Jul 2016.

Libya's archaeological heritage among the world's most endangered

(Libya)

Libya Herald, 14th Jul 2016.

Heritage New Zealand charges dropped against Marlborough landowners Haysley and Phillip MacDonald

(New Zealand)

Selena Powell, Stuff.co.nz, 13th Jul 2016.

Another attempt to find Amber Room fails in Poland

(Russia; Poland)

TASS, 12th Jul 2016.

Art thief John Mark Tillmann granted full parole

(Canada)

Blair Rhodes, CBC, 12th Jul 2016.

Police seize priceless 2,000-year-old Aphrodite statue in Istanbul

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 12th Jul 2016.

MPs introduce Bill to return 'Elgin Marbles' to Greece 200 years after the UK decided to buy them

(United Kingdom; Greece)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 11th Jul 2016.

Así se recuperaron 150 piezas preincas que fueron profanadas de la Huaca San Antonio

(Peru)

150 Pre-Inca pieces looted from the Huaca San Antonio have been recovered

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 10th Jul 2016.

German Parliament passes controversial law to protect cultural heritage

(Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 9th Jul 2016.

Next week could be turning point in Bears Ears debate: Bishop to unveil bill; Interior Secretary Jewell to visit Utah

(United States of America)

Thomas Burr, The Salt Lake Tribune, 8th Jul 2016.

Syria, Colonialism, and the Yale Art Gallery

(United States of America; Syria)

Olivia Paschal, The Politic, 8th Jul 2016.

Smash, bulldoze, erase: ISIS releases new video of Palmyra antiquities' destruction

(Syria)

RT, 7th Jul 2016.

Denmark returns stolen gold cart of Etruscan prince to Italy

(Denmark; Italy)

The Local, 6th Jul 2016.

Seven arrested for illegal excavation of ancient clay pots

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 5th Jul 2016.

Conservators issue warning after reports of metal detecting at Link Common

(United Kingdom)

Malvern Observer, 5th Jul 2016.

What Central Africa's War on Poaching Can Teach Us About Fighting the Plunder of Antiquities

(Tanzania; South Africa; Kenya)

Christopher Jones, Hyperallergic, 5th Jul 2016.

Those Italian Artifacts Actually Were Looted, Danish Museum Now Says

(Denmark; Italy)

Elisabetta Povoledo, The New York Times, 5th Jul 2016.

Tougher law sought on sale of artifacts

(United States of America)

Mohave Valley Daily News, 5th Jul 2016.

Louvre Abu Dhabi to host summit on culture versus terrorism

(United Arab Emirates)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 5th Jul 2016.

Modification, demolition of ancient structures stayed

(Pakistan)

Dawn, 5th Jul 2016.

Nur die Museums-Pensionäre befinden sich im Widerstand

(Germany)

Retired museum professionals in opposition

Marcus Woeller, Die Welt, 4th Jul 2016.

Archaeologists Test Satellite Monitoring Technology to Combat Looting at Ancient Sites

(United States of America)

Ryan Heinsius, NPR, 4th Jul 2016.

Egypt retrieves Abbasid artifacts from London auction house

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Egypt Independent, 4th Jul 2016.

Authorities combine to catch antiquities thieves

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 4th Jul 2016.

Over 200 artefacts recovered from idol smuggler's bungalow

(India)

R. Srikanth, The Hindu, 4th Jul 2016.

Evidence mounts two National Gallery of Australia sculptures may have been looted

(Australia; India)

ABC Australia, 4th Jul 2016.

Two more antiquities may have to be returned by the National Gallery of Australia to India

(Australia; India)

Sally Pryor, The Sydney Morning Herald, 4th Jul 2016.

A relief of King Nectanebo II recovered to Egypt from Paris

(Egypt; France)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 3rd Jul 2016.

Parks, sites get looted, overrun

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Post and Courier, 3rd Jul 2016.

Pakistan's Vanishing History

(Pakistan)

Daud Khattak, The Diplomat, 2nd Jul 2016.

Egyptian Embassy in Paris Retrieves Stolen Artefact

(Egypt; France)

Aswat Masriya, All Africa, 30th Jun 2016.

Prized Lion of Babylon joins list of crumbling Iraqi antiquities

(Iraq)

Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 30th Jun 2016.

AIA Members Speak in Favor of Continued Protection of Artifacts from Bolivia and Greece

(United States of America; Bolivia; Greece)

Nathan T. Elkins, Archaeological Institute of America, 30th Jun 2016.

The politics and poetry of restoring war ruins

(Syria)

Gulf News, 29th Jun 2016.

What Germany's tough new law could mean for the antiquities market

(Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 27th Jun 2016.

Metal detectorist who struck gold with Bronze Age ring during illegal search is fined after touting it to a museum

(United Kingdom)

The Telegraph, 27th Jun 2016.

Rocky future for Somalia's ancient cave art

(Somalia)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 26th Jun 2016.

16 heritage sites facing extinction

(Nepal)

Pramod Kumar Tandan, The Himalayan Times, 26th Jun 2016.

Vandals target ancient monuments and sites

(Isle of Man)

Isle of Man Today, 24th Jun 2016.

So, Those Cool Souvenirs You Bought on Vacay Might Not Actually Be Legit

(General)

Katie A. Paul, Yahoo News, 24th Jun 2016.

Central Security Department in Tripoli retrieves artifacts stolen from Tripoli's Old Town

(Libya)

The Libya Observer, 24th Jun 2016.

Assisted living center worker accused of stealing antiques, keepsakes

(United States of America)

Hannah Schwarz, Journal Sentinel, 24th Jun 2016.

Largest collection of Peruvian Antiques returned

(Peru)

Alvaro Tassano, Peru This Week, 23rd Jun 2016.

Germany passes law to keep art of 'national value' in the country

(Germany)

DW, 23rd Jun 2016.

Treasure hunter fined for stealing ancient gold ring

(United Kingdom)

Mid Sussex Times, 23rd Jun 2016.

Urn returns to Danvers library

(United States of America)

Ethan Forman, The Salem News, 22nd Jun 2016.

Saudi heritage revival too late to save many cultural treasures

(Saudi Arabia)

Angus McDowall, Reuters, 22nd Jun 2016.

Over ten thousand stolen items con scated from Bullas antique collector

(Spain)

Murcia Today, 22nd Jun 2016.

Ancient Egyptian Relics Returned After Surfacing at Israeli Auction

(Egypt; Israel)

Associated Press, Haaretz, 21st Jun 2016.

Detrás del tráfico ilegal de piezas arqueológicas opera un círculo vicioso de poder: Renfrew

(General)

A vicious circle operates behind the illegal trafficking of archaeological objects: Renfrew

Paula Carrizosa, La Journada de Oriente, 21st Jun 2016.

B.C. Premier wants First Nations remains and cultural artifacts returned from U.S. museums

(Canada)

Rob Shaw, Vancouver Sun, 21st Jun 2016.

Police recover 16 ancient artifacts, man detained

(Greece; Peru)

eKathimerini, 21st Jun 2016.

Talking Point: Neglect of ancient heritage

(Australia)

Heather Sculthorpe, The Mercury, 20th Jun 2016.

On the trail of stolen artefacts

(India)

R. Vimal Kumar, The Hindu, 20th Jun 2016.

Archaeology Dept. awaits nod to beef up security

(India)

D. Madhaven, The Hindu, 20th Jun 2016.

Egypt to sign archaeological cooperation agreement with Saudi Arabia

(Egypt; Saudi Arabia)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 19th Jun 2016.

Spanish police nab 2 in possession of 10,000 stolen artworks

(Spain)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 18th Jun 2016.

Export ban placed on £225,000 Burges vase to keep it in UK

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 17th Jun 2016.

El Cabildo repone la protección de las estaciones de petroglifos en el Pico Bejenao tras "actos vandálicos"

(Spain)

El Cabildo renews protection of petroglyph sites in Pico Bejenao after "acts of vandalism"

El Diario, 17th Jun 2016.

Cyprus and Egypt sign organised crime accord

(Egypt; Cyprus)

In Cyprus, 16th Jun 2016.

Two sarcophagi's lids recovered by Egypt from Israel

(Egypt; Israel)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 16th Jun 2016.

Cusco: Falsos arqueólogos realizan excavaciones en centro arqueológicos

(Peru)

Cusco: Fake archaeologists excavate at archaeological site

El Popular, 16th Jun 2016.

Lobengula spear 'thief' nabbed

(Zimbabwe)

Nqobile Tshili, Chronicle, 16th Jun 2016.

Amber Room not found in Poland so far — explorers

(Poland; Russia)

TASS, 15th Jun 2016.

Raid in upscale Jerusalem plaza uncovers hundreds of illicitly traded relics

(Israel)

I24 News, 15th Jun 2016.

More than 700 Archaeologists Urge Obama to Protect Bear Ears Cultural Area

(United States of America)

Popular Archaeology, 15th Jun 2016.

Stolen marble head of Rome's first emperor returns to Italy

(Italy)

Reuters, 14th Jun 2016.

Fight between Pittsburgh man, Notre Dame over half million dollars of early American art moves to federal court

(United States of America)

Brian Bowling, TribLive, 14th Jun 2016.

Greek Police Dismantle Drug Ring Including 3 Army Officers

(Greece)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 14th Jun 2016.

Stone of Destiny belongs in Perth, says council leader

(United Kingdom)

STV, 13th Jun 2016.

High school students restore vandalized Ashdod historic site after 'paint party'

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 13th Jun 2016.

Archaeological Homecoming: Largest Recovery of Antiquities Returns to Peru

(Peru)

Peruvian Times, 13th Jun 2016.

Bears Ears Cultural Area: The Most Vulnerable U.S. Site for Looting, Vandalism, and Grave Robbing

(United States of America)

Jenny Rowland, Center for American Progress, 13th Jun 2016.

Guardia Civil puts a stop to internet sale of archaeological antiques

(Spain)

John Smith, EuroWeekly, 13th Jun 2016.

King Lobengula stolen 'golden spear' a replica

(Zimbabwe)

Joel Tsvakwi, Bulawayo 24, 12th Jun 2016.

50 more idols, paintings recovered from smuggler

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 12th Jun 2016.

Chasing Ganeshas: Meet the art sleuths bringing India's stolen heritage home

(India)

Debayan Tewaril, The Times of India, 12th Jun 2016.

Man arrested after Bronze-Age pots found

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 9th Jun 2016.

Lobengula Spear, Artefacts Stolen

(Zimbabwe)

Zim Eye, 9th Jun 2016.

British doubts over Joan of Arc's ring

(United Kingdom; France)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 9th Jun 2016.

Denuncias de INAH por ataques a zonas arqueológicas del estado

(Mexico)

INAH criticised over attacks to archaeological sites in the state

Jorge Martínez, Criterio, 9th Jun 2016.

Who owns ancient artefacts?

(General)

Al Jazeera, 8th Jun 2016.

Arte Ritrovata showcases recovered art

(Italy)

ANSA, 8th Jun 2016.

Experts help Geneva free port crack down on stolen loot

(Switzerland)

Swiss Info, 8th Jun 2016.

PM Modi's quest to bring back cultural artefacts started in 2003

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 8th Jun 2016.

Auschwitz Museum lost, then found 16,000 belongings of Holocaust victims

(Poland)

Ben Rosen, The Christian Science Monitor, 8th Jun 2016.

Stolen Ottoman-era artifacts recovered in Istanbul

(Turkey)

Yeni Şafak, 8th Jun 2016.

Egypt Dismisses 'ISIS Threat to Blow Up Pyramids'

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 8th Jun 2016.

The American Who Rescued The Saint

(India; United States of America)

S. Vijay Kumar, Swarajya, 8th Jun 2016.

Idol trackers elated as Ganesha set to come home

(India)

Nistula Hebbar, The Hindu, 8th Jun 2016.

Tricornios contra expoliadores

(Spain)

Tricorns Against Plunder

E. Gancedo, Diario de León, 8th Jun 2016.

Daesh claims to destroy yet another ancient Iraqi temple

(Iraq)

Anadolu Agency, Daily Sabah, 7th Jun 2016.

With New Book, Quest to Recover Stolen Battambang Statues Begins

(Cambodia)

Michelle Vachon, Cambodia Daily, 7th Jun 2016.

Moscow Roadworks Damaging Archaeological Remains, Activists Say

(Russia)

The Moscow Times, 6th Jun 2016.

Palestine demands return of seized artefacts

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Nasouh Nazzal, Gulf News, 6th Jun 2016.

Driver smuggled antiquities in Norwegian Ambassador's car

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ari Soffer, Israel National News, 6th Jun 2016.

Archaeologists frustrated as 'Night hawks' swoop on East Hampshire dig

(United Kingdom)

Petersfield Post, 6th Jun 2016.

Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake

(United Kingdom)

Lincolnshire Echo, 4th Jun 2016.

The feds' real-life Indiana Jones

(United States of America)

Wesley Bruer, WTVM, 3rd Jun 2016.

Irina Bokova: the woman standing between Isis and world heritage

(General)

Charlie English, The Guardian, 3rd Jun 2016.

Historic coins stolen from museum

(Bermuda)

Sarah Lagan, The Royal Gazette, 3rd Jun 2016.

PLUNDERED: Stone thefts are stripping away our heritage

(United Kingdom)

Karen Pickering, Telegraph & Argus, 3rd Jun 2016.

Questions raised after famous statue disappears in Ankara

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 3rd Jun 2016.

Ancient stela lost after discovery

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 2nd Jun 2016.

Complejo arqueológico Narihualá en riesgo por falta de cerco

(Peru)

Archaeological site of Narihualá at risk due to lack of fence

Ralph Zapata, El Comercio, 2nd Jun 2016.

Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo

(Spain)

Archaeologists ask administration for support to stop the looting of the site of Malamoneda in Toledo

Europa Press, La Vanguardia, 2nd Jun 2016.

Art crime expert Dr Donna Yates makes her research available free online in bid to help beat the thieves

(United Kingdom)

Martin Hannan, The National, 2nd Jun 2016.

Louvre and Musée d'Orsay Close in Emergency Measure Against Seine Flooding

(France)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 2nd Jun 2016.

Israel wards off looters of antiquity high above the Dead Sea

(Israel)

Mike Smith, Yahoo News, 2nd Jun 2016.

Egypt's National Committee for the Repatriation of Stolen Antiquities resumes activities

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Jun 2016.

Syrian troops looting ancient city Palmyra, says archaeologist

(Syria)

AFP, The Guardian, 1st Jun 2016.

US to return 19 stolen Indian artefacts during Modi's trip

(India; United States of America)

Sobhana K. Nair, Mumbai Mirror, 1st Jun 2016.

Idol smuggling gang busted

(India)

Vivek Narayanan, The Hindu, 1st Jun 2016.

Isil rampage: a threat to cultural heritage that belongs to all

(United States of America)

James Cuno, The Art Newspaper, 31st May 2016.

How much money is ISIS actually making from looted art?

(Iraq; Syria)

Fiona Rose-Greenland, The Conversation, 31st May 2016.

Missing: Horse skull from Yukon's Carcross desert

(Canada)

Paul Tukker, CBC, 30th May 2016.

Art, coins and stamps snatched from Sydney property

(Australia)

The Daily Telegraph, 28th May 2016.

One of the World's Greatest Art Collections Hides Behind This Fence

(Switzerland)

Graham Bowley, The New York Times, 28th May 2016.

Rare Indian Burial Ground Quietly Destroyed for Million Dollar Houses

(United States of America)

Sarah Zhang, Gizmodo, 27th May 2016.

Infamous artifact thief John Tillman granted day parole extension

(Canada)

Heide Pearson, Global News, 26th May 2016.

Enforcing the law, protecting resources: a day in the life of a BLM ranger

(United States of America)

Don Gilman, St George News, 26th May 2016.

Antique ivory poses no threat to elephant conservation: in fact, it needs protection itself

(General)

Martin Levy, Apollo, 25th May 2016.

John Tillmann's alleged threats against ex-wife prevent his full parole

(Canada)

Elizabeth Chiu, CBC, 25th May 2016.

Priceless antiques missing from Peshawar museum: confrontation between ACE and Directorate of Archaeology

(Pakistan)

Daily Times, 25th May 2016.

National plan to save Dead Sea Scrolls from thieves

(Israel)

Yoni Kempinski, Arutz Sheva, 25th May 2016.

British Museum confirms provenance of looted Afghan Bowl

(United Kingdom)

Patrick Steel, Museums Journal, 24th May 2016.

Old Fort burglarized in Fort Madison, Iowa

(United States of America)

Jeff Whitten, KWQC, 24th May 2016.

La Media Luna, 4 décadas de saqueos

(Mexico)

Media Luna, 4 decades of looting

Alfredo Espinosa Estrada, El Sol de San Luis, 23rd May 2016.

Guatemala reclama piezas arqueológicas robadas que se exhiben en el museo Tesak

(Guatemala)

Guatemala reclaims looted archaeological pieces and they are exhibited in the Tesak museum

María Luz Nóchez, El Faro, 23rd May 2016.

Stolen artefacts recovered, date back to Mughal era

(India)

Nitesh Kumar Sharmal, The Times of India, 23rd May 2016.

Israel returns to Egypt two stolen artefacts

(Egypt; Israel)

Reuters, Ahram Online, 22nd May 2016.

No fue Thomas Crown, fue un butronero: el perfil del ladrón de arte en España

(Spain)

Not Thomas Crown, but a hole-maker: the profile of an art thief in Spain

Rebeca Fernández, El Confidencial, 22nd May 2016.

Theft of Qur'an with Aurangzeb seal in 2003: HC seeks case records

(India)

D. A. Rashid, Greater Kashmir, 21st May 2016.

NU authorities blame Kumar for delay in missing coins probe

(India)

The Times of India, The Times of Israel, 21st May 2016.

NU finally lodges police complaint for missing coins

(India)

The Times of India, 20th May 2016.

While the world watches Palmyra, another of Syria's heritage sites risks destruction

(Syria)

Ross Burns, Apollo, 20th May 2016.

Looting rife, heritage sites destroyed: The state of Syria's history

(Syria)

Lizzie Porter, Middle East Eye, 20th May 2016.

Red list prepared for Syrian artifacts

(Syria; Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 20th May 2016.

Another Milestone As France Returns 2 Nok Artefacts

(Nigeria; Togo; France)

Chika Okeke, Leadership, 20th May 2016.

Inquiry report points out irregularities in Peshawar Museum

(Pakistan)

The News, 20th May 2016.

How Christie's helped to return a looted treasure to Afghanistan

(Afghanistan; United Kingdom)

Christie's, 20th May 2016.

Malden man arrested in connection to stolen museum artifacts

(United States of America)

Allison Twaits, KFVS12, 19th May 2016.

Lust for Loot: Collecting Is Driving the Demand for Plunder

(General)

Sarah Parcak, National Geographic, 19th May 2016.

Six middle-aged 'new-age travellers' arrested at Stonehenge over flaming torch incident Play Video Stonehenge protest New-age travellers protest at Stonehenge

(United Kingdom)

Salisbury Journal, 19th May 2016.

When Cultural Heritage Is Caught in the Cross Hairs

(General)

Andrew E. Kramer, The New York Times, 18th May 2016.

After 4 years, rare sarcophagi smuggled into Israel to be returned to Egypt

(Egypt; Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 18th May 2016.

PM Groysman orders audit of cultural artefacts after theft of incunabula

(Ukraine)

Ukrinform, 18th May 2016.

Christie's auctions cardiologist Dr. Lahiri's artworks for $2,376,500

(India)

Rashmi Menon, The Economic Times, 18th May 2016.

Egypt Repatriates 44 Stolen Archaeological Objects from France

(Egypt; France)

Egyptian Streets, 17th May 2016.

Russia builds military camp near ancient site in Palmyra

(Syria; Russia)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 17th May 2016.

Robo arqueológico se dispara en el país

(Mexico)

Archaeological theft on the rise in the country

El Universal, El Diario, 16th May 2016.

Uncharted 4: is the looter-adventurer character a type of cultural appropriation?

(General)

Anna Turner, The Guardian, 16th May 2016.

In new crackdown, antiquities authorities tighten noose around dealers, thieves

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 16th May 2016.

Ukraine's first printed book stolen from library

(Ukraine)

Ukraine Today, 16th May 2016.

Se dispara 1,000%robo arqueológico en el país

(Mexico)

Archaeological theft in the country exceeded by 1000%

Alejandro Melgoza, El Universal, 15th May 2016.

Estonia hands over stolen Viking-era sword to Ukraine (photos)

(Ukraine; Estonia; Russia; Belarus)

Ukraine Today, 14th May 2016.

CHTHO asks Iranians abroad to report smuggled artifacts

(Iran)

Tehran Times, 14th May 2016.

Key Libyan and international partners unite to adopt an action plan for Libya's heritage

(Libya)

UNESCO, 13th May 2016.

Italy busts gang smuggling looted archaeological treasures

(Italy)

AKI, New Kerala, 13th May 2016.

How Tomb Raiders Are Stealing Our History

(General)

Tom Mueller, National Geographic, 13th May 2016.

Russia and Syria Use Palmyra as a Stage for Political Theater

(Syria; Russia)

Jennifer MacKenzie, Hyperallergic, 13th May 2016.

Solapan en Kanasín saqueo arqueológico

(Mexico)

Archaeological looting in Kanasín

Ana Hernández, Sipse, 13th May 2016.

Guelph Treasure Heirs Explain Why Case Belongs in U.S. Court

(United States of America; Germany)

Nicholas O'Donnell, JD Supra, 13th May 2016.

NU to seek legal opinion over filing FIR in missing coins case

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 13th May 2016.

Egypt 'suppressing truth' over hidden chambers in Tutankhamun's tomb

(Egypt)

Julian Borger, The Guardian, 12th May 2016.

Libya's ancient sites not exposed to same risk as in Syria, Iraq - experts

(Libya)

Aidan Lewis, Reuters, 11th May 2016.

Egypt's Sohag archaeological gallery was not subjected to blaze: Ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 11th May 2016.

Pensioner wins payout from English Heritage for head injuries at Carisbrooke Castle

(United Kingdom)

Hugo Gye, The Daily Mail, 11th May 2016.

Ancient seal dated back to X century returns to Ukraine

(Ukraine)

Ukraine Today, 11th May 2016.

Así fue saqueado un cementerio indígena de Santander

(Colombia)

Indigenous cemetery in Santander looted

Entorno Inteligente, 11th May 2016.

Ancient Persian seals returned by U.S. to go on display

(Iran; United States of America)

Tehran Times, 11th May 2016.

126-Year-Old Statue Destroyed by Man Taking Selfie

(Portugal)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 10th May 2016.

Syrian Antiquities Import Restrictions Are Law, But Will They Work?

(United States of America; Syria)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 10th May 2016.

Lento proceso para el rescate arqueológico de la capital nonualca

(El Salvador)

Slow process for the archaeological rescue of the Nonualca capital

Mima Velásquez, La Prensa Grafica, 9th May 2016.

Ancient Egyptian statue of Sekhemka disappears into private collection in 'moral crime against world heritage'

(United Kingdom)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 9th May 2016.

Obama signs into law new restrictions on Syrian antiquities

(United States of America; Syria)

Bradley Klapper, Stars and Stripes, 9th May 2016.

The Heritage Warriors

(India)

Gargi Gupta, DNA, 8th May 2016.

Greece looks to international justice to regain Parthenon marbles from UK

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Helena Smith, The Guardian, 8th May 2016.

#ReturnTheMarbles campaign uses cheeky billboard to seek return of Parthenon sculptures

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Leah MacLennan, ABC Australia, 6th May 2016.

BLM wants to pay people who help find looters, vandals

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 6th May 2016.

Uncontrolled Collecting: An Impulse Control Disorder?

(General)

Shirley Mueller, Physician's Money Digest, 5th May 2016.

The man who helped save Afghanistan's treasures from ravages of war

(Afghanistan)

Sune Engel Rasmussen, The Guardian, 5th May 2016.

Stolen artefacts: Cops to raid another warehouse

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 4th May 2016.

IS Files Reveal Assad's Deals With Militants

(Syria)

Stuart Ramsey, Sky News, 3rd May 2016.

Grave destrucción de Zona Arqueológica

(Mexico)

Serious destruction of archaeological site

Adrián Mendoza Salazar, Diario de Poza Rica, 1st May 2016.

Can technoheritage be owned?

(General)

Sonia K. Katyal, The Boston Globe, 1st May 2016.

The Right to Own Living Memorials

(Kenya)

Stephen E. Nash, Sapiens, 29th Apr 2016.

Armi, droga e reperti archeologici nel "box delle meraviglie": arrestato 32enne denunciata la moglie

(Italy)

Weapons, drugs, and archaeological finds in "box of wonders": 32 year old arrested, implicates wife

Corriere Salentino, 29th Apr 2016.

US returns stolen ancient Buddhist sculpture to Pakistan

(Pakistan; United States of America)

BBC News, 28th Apr 2016.

Youths vandalize historic site

(Israel)

Matan Tzuri, Ynet News, 27th Apr 2016.

Cartagena corta el tráfico en el Castillo de los Moros para evitar saqueos

(Spain)

Cartagena cuts traffic to the Castillo de los Moros to prevent looting

EFE, ABC España, 27th Apr 2016.

US Congress approves bill seeking to curb looting and trade of antiquities

(United States of America)

Lawyer Herald, 27th Apr 2016.

US returning smuggled Buddha sculpture to Pakistan

(Pakistan; United States of America)

APP, The Nation, 27th Apr 2016.

NU's missing probe report on stolen Vakataka coins resurfaces

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 27th Apr 2016.

Stolen Sarcophagus Returned

(Turkey; United States of America)

Ahmet Balan, Associated Press, 26th Apr 2016.

The Case against the Universal Museum

(General)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 26th Apr 2016.

Antiquities expert on Palmyra visit: 'Syria can't possibly restore the destroyed artifacts'

(Syria)

Bahira al-Zarier, Syria Direct, 26th Apr 2016.

Meet Dr Donna Yates, the expert aiming to make antiquities-collecting socially unacceptable

(United Kingdom)

Russell Leadbetter, The Herald, 25th Apr 2016.

18 Antiquities Recovered From Foreign Countries: Government

(India)

Press Trust of India, The New Indian Express, 25th Apr 2016.

Karnataka's ancient idols lost in a mere flash

(India)

Ranjani Govind, The Hindu, 25th Apr 2016.

Police missed 'golden opportunity' to solve £20k coin heist

(United Kingdom)

Nicola Shaw, Edinburgh Evening News, 25th Apr 2016.

Monuments Men go after state's treasure

(India)

Vandana Kamath, Bangalore Mirror, 24th Apr 2016.

Egypt retrieves ancient statue from Belgium

(Egypt; Belgium)

State Information Service, 24th Apr 2016.

Saquean Cerro del Muerto

(Mexico)

Andrea Verdín, AM, 23rd Apr 2016.

Ordinary Syrians are Risking Their Lives to Protect Their Cultural Heritage

(Syria)

Emma Cunliffe, The Wire, 23rd Apr 2016.

Noh Mul cost Grijalva $6,000

(Belize)

The Reporter, 22nd Apr 2016.

France Lost Track of 23,000 State-Owned Artworks and Historic Objects

(France)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 21st Apr 2016.

Now, NU unearths 15 Mughal era coins in museum

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 21st Apr 2016.

Minoan-Era Kouros Found in Heraklion Valued at 1.3 Million

(Greece)

A. Makris, Greek Reporter, 20th Apr 2016.

Guilty of destroying ancient Maya site, Noh Mul!

(Belize)

Rowland A. Parks, Amandala, 19th Apr 2016.

Palmyra's Arch of Triumph recreated in London

(Syria; United Kingdom)

Lauren Turner, BBC News, 19th Apr 2016.

Palmyra Arch in London: 'Unethical' reconstruction of 'Disneyland' archaeology criticised

(United Kingdom; Syria)

Umberto Bacchi, International Business Times, 19th Apr 2016.

Scientists and lawyers save archaeological site from mining

(South Africa)

Sue Blaine, BD Live, 19th Apr 2016.

Exclusive Photos Show Destruction of Nineveh Gates by ISIS

(Iraq)

Kristin Romey, National Geographic, 19th Apr 2016.

Una actuación de urgencia blinda la cueva del Cuaternario de Moclín frente a expolios

(Spain)

Emergency action protects the Quaternary cave of Moclín against looters

EFE, Granada Hoy, 19th Apr 2016.

Impune, el saqueo de zonas arqueológicas de Michoacán

(Mexico)

The archaeological sites of Michoacán looted with impunity

Sayra Casillas Mendoza, Cambio de Michoacán, 18th Apr 2016.

Save cultural heritage of India

(India)

Anil Paba, Daily Excelsior, 18th Apr 2016.

Turkish Culture Minister: No tolerance for antiquity smuggling from Syria

(Turkey; Syria)

Daily Sabah, 17th Apr 2016.

Probe confirms damage to 15th-century tomb at Makli

(Pakistan)

Ghulam Hussain Khwaja, Dawn, 17th Apr 2016.

Italy police stumble upon 'priceless' ancient artefacts

(Italy)

BBC News, 15th Apr 2016.

Tomb-raiding gang leader faces death

(China)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 15th Apr 2016.

Se reúne el Comité de Lucha contra el Tráfico del Patrimonio Cultural

(Argentina)

The Committee for the Fight Against the Trafficking of Cultural Heritage to Meet

Diario Panorama, 15th Apr 2016.

Belgium eliminates federal taskforce to fight trafficking in cultural property

(Belgium)

Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 15th Apr 2016.

Shawnee State University's Amr Al-Azm aids the fight against ISIS looting in Syria (photos)

(Syria)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 14th Apr 2016.

Art loss register reunites Stortford burglary victim with rare chronometer after six years

(United Kingdom)

Herts & Essex Observer, 14th Apr 2016.

Probe panel on coins theft likely next week

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 14th Apr 2016.

Crown of the Andes sold on the cheap?

(Colombia; United States of America)

Richard Emblin, The City Paper, 14th Apr 2016.

Storm clouds gather over German art market

(Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 14th Apr 2016.

EB-5 suspect Bollen's love of ancient artifacts part of criminal case against him

(United States of America)

Seth Tupper, The Rapid City Journal, 14th Apr 2016.

Senate Votes to Ban Imports of Syrian Art and Antiquities

(United States of America; Syria)

Steven Lee Myers, The New York Times, 13th Apr 2016.

Cops refuse to register NU's 'vague' complaint in coin theft

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 13th Apr 2016.

Museum burglary main suspect further remanded

(Sri Lanka)

Lakmal Sooriyagoda, Daily News, 12th Apr 2016.

Mysterious, ancient boulder vandalized; surveillance images released

(United States of America)

Carla Field, WYFF4, 12th Apr 2016.

In Speech At Yale, UN Secretary-General Calls For Better Protection Of Ancient Historic Sites

(General)

Davis Dunavin, WSHU, 12th Apr 2016.

China's Xi orders better protection of cultural heritage

(China)

Ben Blanchard, Reuters, 12th Apr 2016.

After delay, varsity to lodge FIR in coins theft

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 12th Apr 2016.

Why Gaziantep Became Hub for Smugglers Selling Historical Syrian Artifacts

(Turkey; Syria)

Sputnik News, 11th Apr 2016.

6 more coins from Vakataka era missing from NU dept

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 9th Apr 2016.

Turkey 'probing Russia claims on antiques'

(Turkey; Syria; Russia)

Press TV, 8th Apr 2016.

If Passed, Could a New Law Stop ISIS Profiting from Looted Syrian Antiquities?

(United States of America)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 7th Apr 2016.

Private collectors fuel demand for looted Mideast antiquities

(General)

Barbara Slavin, Al Monitor, 7th Apr 2016.

NU to constitute panel to probe missing coins

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 7th Apr 2016.

Court: Navajo due hearing on demand that feds return remains, relics

(United States of America)

Sara Weber, Arizona Daily Sun, 7th Apr 2016.

Islamic State nets up to $200 million a year from antiquities: Russia

(Syria; Russia)

Louis Charbonneau, Reuters, 6th Apr 2016.

Smuggler of Stolen Artifacts From Palmyra Speaks Out About ISIS' Illicit Operation

(Syria; Turkey)

Richard Engel, NBC, 6th Apr 2016.

Piden tres años de cárcel a cuatro 'piteros' por expolio arqueológico

(Spain)

Three years in jail requested for four 'piteros' for archaeological looting.

Juan Esteban Poveda, Ideal, 6th Apr 2016.

Saquean y olvidan Zona Arqueológica

(Mexico)

Archaeological site looted and forgotten

Adrián Mendoza Salazar, Diario de Poza Rica, 6th Apr 2016.

Arab League draft resolution to protect Arab antiquities: Araby

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 5th Apr 2016.

Peru archaeological pieces to be repatriated from Chile

(Peru; Chile)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 5th Apr 2016.

Inside the Ballsy Irish Traveller Gang That Stole Millions of Pounds Worth of Rhino Horn

(United Kingdom; Ireland)

Mark Wilding, Vice, 5th Apr 2016.

Completamente saqueadas urnas funerarias en Altamura

(Mexico)

Funerary urns completely looted in Altamura

Sabás Espinoza, Línea Directa, 4th Apr 2016.

Chinese villagers loot UNESCO World Heritage site while it's being cleaned

(China)

Alicia Tan, Mashable, 4th Apr 2016.

'Rathkeale Rovers' gang members jailed over multi-million euro rhino horn spree

(United Kingdom)

Alexander Britton, Irish Independent, 4th Apr 2016.

'Rathkeale Rovers' to be sentenced over museum raids plot

(United Kingdom)

Press Association, 4th Apr 2016.

Cultural heritage destruction takes ICC main stage

(Mali)

Sue Blaine, Business Day, 4th Apr 2016.

Historic castle destroyed by sea and treasure hunters in Turkey's west

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th Apr 2016.

Organised crime gang planned to raid Glasgow's Burrell Collection and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

(United Kingdom)

Peter Swindon, The Herald, 4th Apr 2016.

Charge dismissed in museum coin theft

(United States of America)

Marshall White, News-Press, 4th Apr 2016.

Stolen Easter Island statue deserves a trip home

(Chile; United Kingdom)

Mark Gilbert, The Chicago Tribune, 3rd Apr 2016.

Australian Hindus Urge Sydney Art Gallery to Return Hindu Statue If Illegal Acquired

(Australia; India)

The Chakra, 2nd Apr 2016.

Obsessing about past 'wrongs' is to miss the power of culture

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Tiffany Jenkins, The Guardian, 2nd Apr 2016.

Nationally important 12th century monument spray-painted by vandals

(United Kingdom)

Brian Donnelly, The Herald, 2nd Apr 2016.

Many precious artefacts too missing from NU, says probe panel member

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 2nd Apr 2016.

AGNSW's 1000-year-old Hindu goddess 'may be illegal'

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 2nd Apr 2016.

Sekhemka to leave the UK as export licence deadline passes

(United Kingdom; United Arab Emirates; Egypt)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 1st Apr 2016.

Captain James Cook feather cape and helmet gifted to him before death returned to Hawaii

(New Zealand; United States of America)

Jemima Garrett, ABC Australia, 1st Apr 2016.

Stepping up stakeholders' involvement in the fight against trafficking of culture

(General)

UNESCO, 1st Apr 2016.

Marlow's history at risk following rise in illegal metal detecting

(United Kingdom)

Jasmine Rapson, Bucks Free Press, 1st Apr 2016.

Looters, Tourism, and Racism: Controversy Surrounds 'Discovery' of Lost City in Honduras

(Honduras)

Gabriela Gorbea, Vice, 31st Mar 2016.

ISIS 'Department of Artifacts' document exposes antique loot trade via Turkey (RT EXCLUSIVE)

(Turkey; Syria)

RT, 31st Mar 2016.

Senior Bulgarian Civil Servant Caught with Diverse Collection of Archaeological Artifacts, Coins in Anti-Treasure Hunting Raid

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 31st Mar 2016.

Bulgaria's Customs Capture Nearly 700 Archaeological Artifacts, Coins at Sofia Airport

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 31st Mar 2016.

The Excruciating Legacy of NAGPRA

(United States of America)

Frances Madeson, Indian Country Today, 31st Mar 2016.

After Wakatak era coins, probe report vanishes

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 31st Mar 2016.

More looted antiquities welcomed home

(Cambodia; France)

Vong Sokheng, The Phnom Penh Post, 31st Mar 2016.

Waiting for Benin bronze from UK

(Nigeria)

Ozolua Uhakheme, The Nation, 30th Mar 2016.

Tracing The DNA Of Looted Artwork

(Cambodia)

WBUR, 30th Mar 2016.

After Brussels Attacks, Italy Announces $336 Million Anti-Terror Heritage Protection Plan

(Italy)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 30th Mar 2016.

Diamond miner halted after digging on ancient archaeological site

(South Africa)

Sue Blaine, BD Live, 30th Mar 2016.

After 25 years, German doctor returns rare, ancient coin to Israel

(Israel; Germany)

The Canadian Jewish News, 30th Mar 2016.

Why Palmyra is a pawn in Assad's game with the West

(Syria)

Sabine Oelze, DW, 30th Mar 2016.

"El Señor de Sipán": Un hito en la historia del Perú

(Peru)

"The Lord of Sipán": a milestone in the history of Perú

Paul Monzón, Periodista Digital, 30th Mar 2016.

Delegado del INAH habla sobre el hallazgo en Altamura

(Mexico)

Representative of the INAH speaks about the site in Altramura

Jasiel Camacho, Debate, 29th Mar 2016.

NGA keeping mum on 1000-year-old Indian goddess statue

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 29th Mar 2016.

CAG holds Directorate of Arts & Culture guilty

(India)

The Shillong Times, 28th Mar 2016.

Unemployed Iraqis join in looting of antiquities

(Iraq)

Wassim Bassem, Al Monitor, 28th Mar 2016.

KP government introduces bill to protect, preserve antiquities

(Pakistan)

Business Recorder, 28th Mar 2016.

First Pictures Of Palmyra As IS Driven Out

(Syria)

Sky News, 28th Mar 2016.

Palmyra liberated: First images of ancient heritage site freed from ISIS (PHOTOS)

(Syria)

RT, 28th Mar 2016.

Calls for British Museum to surrender Indigenous Gweagal shield

(Australia; United Kingdom)

ABC Australia, 28th Mar 2016.

US museum returns ancient Hindu god statue to Cambodia

(Cambodia; United States of America)

BBC News, 28th Mar 2016.

Priceless Indian Artefacts With Australia; Will They Ever Come Back Home?

(Australia; India)

S. Vijay Kumar, Swarajya, 27th Mar 2016.

Egypt's Museum of Islamic Art regains its allure after two-year restoration

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 27th Mar 2016.

Utes, Navajo seek monument to preserve canyon

(United States of America)

Jim Mimiaga, The Cortez Journal, 27th Mar 2016.

Lambayeque: Huaqueros se llevan vestigios Mochica del cerro Las Ánimas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: looter steal Mochica remains at the site of Las Ánimas

Perú21, 27th Mar 2016.

Real artifacts stolen, replaced with fake ones at Peshawar museum

(Pakistan)

Dunya News, 26th Mar 2016.

Antiquities: Buying Tips

(General)

Carrie Coolidge, Barron's, 26th Mar 2016.

Restoring Syria's pearl of the desert: a reason for optimism amid the storm of terror

(Syria)

Maamoun Abdelkarim, The Guardian, 26th Mar 2016.

Stop the Roof Raiders: Lead thieves strike Boxted church as total hit by suspected gang reaches 16 in Suffolk

(United Kingdom)

Matt Reason, East Anglian Daily Times, 25th Mar 2016.

Yobs set fire to historic Prestwick church and burn ivy from ancient walls

(United Kingdom)

Stuart Wilson, Daily Record, 25th Mar 2016.

Chinese man arrested on suspicion of planning to sell ancient artefacts he found in tomb buried in backyard

(China)

Catherine Wong, South China Morning Post, 25th Mar 2016.

Pompeii recruits army of spies to root out Mafia corruption and shoddy renovation work at the ancient site

(Italy)

Michael Day, The Independent, 25th Mar 2016.

Market for Chinese Art Is Increasingly in China

(China)

Scott Reyburn, The New York Times, 25th Mar 2016.

Lighten the bureaucracy so India's heritage can flourish

(India)

Jawhar Sircar, The Art Newspaper, 24th Mar 2016.

Crooked antiques dealer dodges prison for smuggled $1M statue

(United States of America; Pakistan)

The Daily Chappaqua, 24th Mar 2016.

Petition demands Navy stop removing Indian artifacts from 'Island of the Blue Dolphins'

(United States of America)

The Los Angeles Times, The Recorder, 24th Mar 2016.

Bins set alight inside ancient Wemyss cave

(United Kingdom)

Lori Cormack, Fife Today, 23rd Mar 2016.

Trio of rare Viking artefacts reported stolen from church at Sockburn, near Darlington

(United Kingdom)

Charlotte Bowe, The Northern Echo, 23rd Mar 2016.

CCTV images released after theft of rare urn from fine art dealer in Stamford

(United Kingdom)

Rutland & Stamford Mercury, 23rd Mar 2016.

Canadian military loses bizarre items including flute, hockey net, mannequins

(Canada)

Marie-Danielle Smith, Embassy, 23rd Mar 2016.

Stolen artefacts stashed by British art dealer are returned to Italy

(Italy; United Kingdom)

AFP, The Guardian, 22nd Mar 2016.

Stolen ancient Egyptian statue on its way back from Belgium

(Egypt; Belgium)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 22nd Mar 2016.

World's most expensive plate seized in Turkey

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 22nd Mar 2016.

Panagal museum - now open to thieves, vandals

(India)

The Hans India, 22nd Mar 2016.

Antique dealer arrested for smuggling ancient sculpture

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Jamie Schram, New York Post, 22nd Mar 2016.

Talk explores ties South American art collector had with Taranaki carvings

(New Zealand)

Deena Coster, Taranaki Daily News, 21st Mar 2016.

Benin royals applaud Cambridge move on "Okukor"

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Vanguard, 21st Mar 2016.

Placer County Indian artifacts being returned to tribes

(United States of America)

Gus Thomson, Auburn Journal, 20th Mar 2016.

A question of morality

(Nigeria)

The Nation, 20th Mar 2016.

Samuel Andrew Hardy: archaeomafias traffic antiquities as well as drugs

(General)

Sam Hardy, UNESCO, 19th Mar 2016.

Maricopa man who claimed artifacts were stolen gets prison for insurance fraud

(United States of America)

Christopher Silavong, AZ Central, 18th Mar 2016.

Does one ethnic group own its cultural artefacts?

(General)

Tiffany Jenkins, Aeon, 18th Mar 2016.

Another Gallery Is Raided in Antiquities Case

(United States of America; India; Cambodia)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 18th Mar 2016.

Egyptian bid to buy Sekhemka statue back for £15m is 'unethical', says action group

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Paul Lynch, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, 18th Mar 2016.

Return Benin Bronze Cockerel, FG Pleads With British Govt

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Chika Okeke, Leadership, 18th Mar 2016.

Law Enforcement Focuses on Asia Week in Inquiry of Antiquities Smuggling

(United States of America; India; Pakistan; Afghanistan; Cambodia)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 17th Mar 2016.

Alistan patrullaje intenso para proteger 50 sitios arqueológicos

(Peru)

Intensive patrols enlisted to protect 50 archaeological sites

RPP, 17th Mar 2016.

Calle sin pavimentar provoca saqueo de zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Unpaved street leads looting of archaeological site

Verónica De la Luz, E-consulta, 17th Mar 2016.

Authorities debunk man's claim of grave-digging

(United States of America)

Carlos R. Munoz, Herald-Tribune, 17th Mar 2016.

Thousands of rare artefacts at risk, says archaelogy director

(Pakistan)

APP, Daily Times, 17th Mar 2016.

Art and activism collide at Iraqi artefact exhibition in Toronto

(Canada; Iraq)

Jillian D'Amours, Middle East Eye, 17th Mar 2016.

American tourist sneaks into ancient Jerusalem cave in overnight treasure hunt

(Israel)

Alexander J. Apfel, Ynet News, 16th Mar 2016.

China Fights Losing Battle Against Tomb Raiders

(China)

Frank Fang, The Epoch Times, 16th Mar 2016.

The Trouble With the Maadana: Could an Israeli national symbol be a fake?

(Israel)

Daniel Estrin, New Republic, 16th Mar 2016.

France and Britain prepare for battle over Joan of Arc's ring

(United Kingdom; France)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 16th Mar 2016.

'Cols rouges' lawyers push for dismissal as long-awaited trial opens in Paris

(France)

Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 16th Mar 2016.

When it comes to ancient treasures, are we owners, thieves or caretakers?

(United Kingdom)

Lynne Mortimer, Eastern Daily Press, 16th Mar 2016.

Ancient Statue Is Seized From Manhattan Gallery

(United States of America; Afghanistan)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 16th Mar 2016.

Why Egypt is placing its pyramids under military protection

(Egypt)

Safinaa Mounir, Al Monitor, 16th Mar 2016.

6 out of 6: ALL of Syria's UNESCO Heritage Sites damaged or destroyed during civil war

(Syria)

RT, 15th Mar 2016.

Colombia y EE.UU. renuevan hasta 2021 su acuerdo sobre patrimonio cultural

(Colombia; United States of America)

Colombia and US renew their cultural heritage agreement until 2021

EFE, RCN, 15th Mar 2016.

Federal Agents Seize What They Called an Illicit Antiquity Headed for Asia Week

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 15th Mar 2016.

EU Ready to Allocate 7.5 Million Euros for Preservation of Egyptian Heritage Sites

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 15th Mar 2016.

13 Maya Villagers Stand Trial in Belize

(Belize)

Danielle DeLuca, IC Magazine, 14th Mar 2016.

Paris auction porters go on trial for alleged 'pilfering' of thousands of items

(France)

Jon Henley, The Guardian, 14th Mar 2016.

Cómo se roban la historia siria

(Syria)

Juan David Torres Duarte, El Espectador, 12th Mar 2016.

Soyinka calls for retrieval of Ife antiques

(Nigeria)

Okorie Uguru, The Nation, 12th Mar 2016.

The antiquities looting crisis in the Middle East

(General)

George Richards, Al Jazeera, 12th Mar 2016.

Quarry workers 'erasing history' in Antalya with soap, sponge

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 12th Mar 2016.

Profanan funerario de Centro Arqueológico de Qotakalli a plena luz del día

(Peru)

Cemetery of the archaeological site of Qotakalli looted in broad daylight

La Republica, 12th Mar 2016.

Repatriation of indigenous artefacts a hot topic for museums

(Australia)

Rosemary Neill, The Australian, 12th Mar 2016.

Returning the hatchet: Governments are starting to return treasures to their neighbours

(General)

The Economist, 12th Mar 2016.

Antiquities: The Spoils of War

(Syria; Iraq)

Georgina Adam, Financial Times, 11th Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: Looted Sumerian Seal

(Iraq)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 11th Mar 2016.

Escalating the War on Looting

(Syria; Iraq)

Celestine Bohlen, The New York Times, 11th Mar 2016.

To Fight ISIS, Art Dealers & Archaeologists Join Forces

(Syria; Iraq)

Catherine Chapman, Vice, 11th Mar 2016.

Federal Agents Raid Christie's, Seizing 2 Ancient Sculptures

(United States of America; India)

Colin Moynihan, The New York Times, 11th Mar 2016.

ICE recovers stolen Indian artifacts from major auction house ahead of Asia Week New York

(United States of America; India)

ICE, 11th Mar 2016.

Egyptian embassy could buy Sekhemka statue and loan it to British Museum

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Paul Lynch, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, 11th Mar 2016.

UNESCO and French and Swiss heritage professionals stand up for the safeguarding of Syrian heritage

(Syria; France; Switzerland)

UNESCO, 10th Mar 2016.

Nefertiti 3-D Scanning Project in Germany Raises Doubts

(United States of America)

Charly Wilder, The New York Times, 10th Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: The Genie of Nimrud

(Iraq)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 9th Mar 2016.

Stolen artworks and archaeological artifacts seized as Bullas resident is arrested

(Spain)

Murcia Today, 9th Mar 2016.

Secret flight path of the Parthenon statue

(United Kingdom; Russia; Greece)

Sophia Kishkovsky, The Art Newspaper, 9th Mar 2016.

El INAH olvida conservar las zonas arqueológicas del país: Auditoría

(Mexico)

INAH failed to protect the archaeological sites of the country: audit

Nayeli Roldán, Animal Politico, 9th Mar 2016.

Cambridge is considering returning a stolen 100-year-old bronze cockerel to Nigeria

(United Kingdom; Nigeria)

Lily Kuo, Quartz, 9th Mar 2016.

This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle

(Spain)

Jessica Jones, The Local, 9th Mar 2016.

Museum has a history of theft, missing manuscripts

(India)

Satyasundar Barik, The Hindu, 9th Mar 2016.

Cambridge college removes stolen Benin bronze cockerel

(United Kingdom; Nigeria)

The News, 9th Mar 2016.

Thai court orders ex-CIB commissioner's 25 million baht worth of assets seized

(Thailand)

Thai Visa, 9th Mar 2016.

Over 100 antiquities stolen from monuments since 2000

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 9th Mar 2016.

INAH tolera destrucción de zona arqueológica en proyecto inmobiliario (fotos y video)

(Mexico)

INAM allows the destruction of an archaeological site for a road projects

Sebastián Barragán, Sipse, 9th Mar 2016.

Covert scan of museum's Nefertiti bust appears to be hoax

(Germany; Egypt)

Cory Doctorow, BoingBoing, 8th Mar 2016.

Benin Bronze "permanently removed" from Jesus hall

(United Kingdom; Nigeria)

Stevie Hertz, The Cambridge Student, 8th Mar 2016.

Priceless palm leaf manuscripts go missing at Odisha State Museum

(India)

Satyasundar Barik, The Hindu, 8th Mar 2016.

Egyptian ambassador proposes plan to share Sekhemka

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 8th Mar 2016.

How French Art Police Are Hunting ISIS Antiquities Racket

(France)

Dominique Perrin, World Crunch, 7th Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: Mar Elian Monastery

(Syria)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 7th Mar 2016.

Upper Egypt's Mallawi Museum has recovered 91%of artifacts looted in 2013

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 7th Mar 2016.

Medieval Reliquary Discovered at Christian Monastery Looted by Treasure Hunters ahead of Archaeological Excavations

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 7th Mar 2016.

'This is living antiquity': the director of the Hermitage wants to rebuild Palmyra

(Syria; Russia)

Sophia Kishkovsky, The Art Newspaper, 7th Mar 2016.

Egypt to send 293 artifacts to UK, historic lantern retrieved in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Mar 2016.

From the Elgin marbles to the Cambridge cockerel, it's time to return stolen goods

(United Kingdom)

Jonathan Glennie, The Guardian, 7th Mar 2016.

Probe into Summit Minar Museum theft begins

(Pakistan)

Ashraf Javed, The Nation, 6th Mar 2016.

India's Lost Treasures

(India; United Kingdom; Pakistan)

Tripti Nath, The Free Press Journal, 5th Mar 2016.

Priceless artifacts stolen from cellar of Islamic summit tower in Lahore

(Pakistan)

Fayyaz Hussain, Daily Pakistan, 5th Mar 2016.

British tourist arrested in Peru for posing naked at ancient Machu Picchu site

(Peru)

John Shammas, Mirror, 4th Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: The Lion of al-Lat

(Syria)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 4th Mar 2016.

Treasure hunters ravage temples

(India)

Ravi P. Benjamin, The Hans India, 4th Mar 2016.

Stolen Abraham Barachin cup returned to Hull after 30 years

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 3rd Mar 2016.

Perú recupera valioso patrimonio cultural

(Peru; Argentina)

Ricardo Burgos, Noticieros Televisa, 3rd Mar 2016.

Looted ancient sculptures found in Slovenia refugee tent

(Slovenia)

AFP, The Straits Times, 3rd Mar 2016.

Egyptian 'Seven Sacred Oils' relief recovered from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 3rd Mar 2016.

Ancient Egypt tablet back after collector notified officials

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 3rd Mar 2016.

Police praised for museum thefts investigation

(United Kingdom; China)

Jonathan Knott, Museums Journal, 3rd Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: Tell of Qarqur

(Syria)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 2nd Mar 2016.

Egypt struggles to halt sale of artifacts at Dutch auction house

(Netherlands; Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 2nd Mar 2016.

RETURNED: 30-years after being stolen from Wilberfore Museum, precious Barachin cup is back in Hull

(United Kingdom)

Tareq Haddad, Hull Daily Mail, 2nd Mar 2016.

In icon centre, Uma Parmeshwari reunites with Nataraja after 8 years

(India)

Deccan Chronicle, 2nd Mar 2016.

Museum raids: Cambridge Fitzwilliam unlikely to get jade back, says expert

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 1st Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: The Temple of Bel

(Syria)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 1st Mar 2016.

Osuna restaurará el acueducto saqueado y pedirá a la Junta que lo declare BIC

(Spain)

Osuna to restore the aqueduct looted for stone and the Junta will declare it BIC

Andalucía Centro, 1st Mar 2016.

Museums spending too little to prevent artefacts being stolen from their collections, expert warns

(United Kingdom)

Cahil Milmo, The Independent, 1st Mar 2016.

Destruction of Timbuktu sites shocked humanity, prosecutor tells ICC

(Mali)

AFP, The Guardian, 1st Mar 2016.

Failed rhino heist brings Dead Zoo Gang to justice

(United Kingdom; China)

Leo Hornak, PRI, 1st Mar 2016.

Gang may have stolen antiquities for Chinese market, says expert

(United Kingdom; China)

Jessica Elgot, The Guardian, 1st Mar 2016.

What do we really know about Islamic State's role in illicit antiquities trade?

(Iraq; Syria)

Christina Ruiz, The Art Newspaper, 1st Mar 2016.

Fourteen men convicted of plotting to steal £57m of Chinese artefacts

(United Kingdom)

Pete Walker, The Guardian, 1st Mar 2016.

The Heroic Effort to Digitally Reconstruct Lost Monuments

(General)

Katie Nodjimbadem, Smithsonian, 1st Mar 2016.

Crash Courses Prepare Art Conservators for Catastrophic Disasters

(General)

James Harkin, Smithsonian, 1st Mar 2016.

Romanian police seize stolen archaeological treasures

(Romania)

AFP, Phys.org, 29th Feb 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: The Winged Bull of Nineveh

(Iraq)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 29th Feb 2016.

Le collectionneur Sindika Dokolo remporte son bras de fer contre un galeriste parisien

(Angola; France)

Roxana Azimi, Le Monde, 29th Feb 2016.

Antiquities: The long road home

(General)

Finbarr Toesland, The Africa Report, 29th Feb 2016.

CC to Decide If Malian Teacher Will Face Charges for Destroying Timbuktu Artifacts

(Mali)

Vice, 29th Feb 2016.

Rathkeale Rovers: How an enthusiastic gardener and his Leylandii trimmings helped to bring gang leaders to justice

(United Kingdom)

Paul Peachey, The Independent, 29th Feb 2016.

US Museum Returns Stolen Rama Statue

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Peter Ford, Cambodia Daily, 29th Feb 2016.

Some Take Massive Risks To Save Syria's Cultural Heritage

(Syria)

NPR, 28th Feb 2016.

Stolen archaeological pieces seized in Qamishli

(Syria)

Syrian Radio & TV, 26th Feb 2016.

Cambodian warrior comes home: Denver Art Museum returns Khmer statue

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Dan Duray, The Art Newspaper, 26th Feb 2016.

Cultural Protection Law Revision Triggers Doubts as China's Economy Slows

(China)

Liyan Qi, The Wall Street Journal, 26th Feb 2016.

Police seize 1 mln euros' worth of antiquities from three suspects

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 26th Feb 2016.

How western art collectors are helping to fund Isis

(General)

Leila Amineddoleh, The Guardian, 26th Feb 2016.

Met clarifies 'pay what you wish' entry after legal settlement

(United States of America)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 26th Feb 2016.

Statue stolen from Mussolini's Roman villa to be returned

(Italy; United States of America)

Dan Duray, The Art Newspaper, 26th Feb 2016.

Preservation Is a Civil Rights Issue

(United States of America)

Jonathan Bailey, Indian Country Today, 25th Feb 2016.

Boy finds ancient figurine during Beit She'an outing

(Israel)

Times of Israel, The Times of Israel, 25th Feb 2016.

Chelmsford Museum gold coin theft linked to national security alert

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 24th Feb 2016.

Temen saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Sierra La Palma de Altamira

(Mexico)

Archaeological pieces feared looted in Sierra La Palma, Altamira

Diana Alvarado, Hoy Tamaulipas, 24th Feb 2016.

Archivan tras cinco años la mayor operación contra el expolio en décadas

(Spain)

Biggest operation against against plundering in decades shelved after five years

Juan Esteban Poveda, Ideal, 24th Feb 2016.

Denver museum to return last of looted Cambodian statues

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Sravanth Verma, Digital Journal, 24th Feb 2016.

1000-year-old Idol Awaits 'Security Clearance'

(India)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The New Indian Express, 24th Feb 2016.

Where it is safe to do so, cultural artefacts should be repatriated

(General)

Dara Bramsos, The Economist, 23rd Feb 2016.

Judge Swaps Vote on Iran Bank to Save Relics

(United States of America; Iran)

Adam Klasfeld, Courthouse News Service, 23rd Feb 2016.

Treasure Hunters Destroy Ancient Roman Bridge near Bulgaria's Drangovo in Search of Legendary Gold Treasure

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 23rd Feb 2016.

Looters Kill Two Guards at Ancient Egyptian Necropolis

(Egypt)

Benjamin Sutton, Hyperallergic, 22nd Feb 2016.

Saquean zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted

Saraí Vargas Prieto, El Sol de León, 22nd Feb 2016.

Ancient Buddha sculpture head to return to mainland after 20 years

(China; Taiwan)

Wang Fan, ECNS, 22nd Feb 2016.

Guard Shot Dead by Looters at Archaeological Site in Egypt

(Egypt)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 22nd Feb 2016.

Harrisburg to National Civil War Museum: Secure our artifacts or else

(United States of America)

Christine Vendel, Penn Live, 22nd Feb 2016.

Right-on students demand Cambridge removes bronze statue …because it was looted by Britain

(United Kingdom; Nigeria)

Charlie Peat, Express, 22nd Feb 2016.

Watchman killed in attempted heist at archaeological site

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Feb 2016.

Roof Sculpture Missing in Forbidden City

(China)

Chu Yiming, CRIEnglish, 19th Feb 2016.

Athenians' Association Turns to the European Court of Human Rights for the Parthenon Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Evgenia Choros, Greek Reporter, 19th Feb 2016.

Artists Covertly Scan Bust of Nefertiti and Release the Data for Free Online

(Germany; Egypt)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 19th Feb 2016.

24-hour Strike on Monday Will Close Museums and Archaeological Sites Throughout Greece

(Greece)

Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi, Greek Reporter, 19th Feb 2016.

Gang dealing in ancient coins busted

(India)

The Hindu, 18th Feb 2016.

Germany returns looted treasures to Poland

(Germany; Poland)

Radio Poland, 18th Feb 2016.

BREAKING: Jesus College students vote to repatriate cockerel to Nigeria

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

The Cambridge Student, 18th Feb 2016.

Stonehenge tourist bosses demand visitors stop chipping stones and selling them on eBay

(United Kingdom)

The Telegraph, 18th Feb 2016.

Oroville man sentenced for taking Native American artifacts

(United States of America)

Alan Marsden, Action News Now, 18th Feb 2016.

Provenance of Ros Packer buy shaping up as bull

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 18th Feb 2016.

National Gallery  judged victim of fraud over Asian antiquities

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 18th Feb 2016.

Space Archaeologist Wants Your Help to Fight Looting

(General)

Heather Pringle, National Geographic, 17th Feb 2016.

EDITORIAL: Restoring artifacts to their rightful owners

(United Kingdom; Australia)

Indiana Daily Student, 17th Feb 2016.

Bluestone is being chipped away on the Preseli Hills

(United Kingdom)

Sam Kurtz, Western Telegraph, 17th Feb 2016.

These ISIS-Destroyed Artifacts Are Now Available to Download and 3-D Print

(General)

Casey Quackenbush, Observer, 17th Feb 2016.

To save their homeland, 25 tribes unite in the Southwest

(United States of America)

Stephen Trimble, High Country News, 17th Feb 2016.

National Gallery of Australia review finds 22 works of 'insufficient or questionable' provenance

(Australia; India)

Simon Thomen, Business Insider, 17th Feb 2016.

Provenance of 22 Asian artworks at National Gallery of Australia in doubt

(Australia; India)

Shalailah Medhora, The Guardian, 17th Feb 2016.

Unesco and Italy team up to protect art and artefacts from terrorists

(Italy)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 16th Feb 2016.

Italy sets up Unesco task force to protect antiquities in conflict areas

(Italy)

Associated Press, The Art Newspaper, 16th Feb 2016.

Sarah Parcak to Use TED Prize Money for Crowdsourcing on Archaeological Sites

(General)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 16th Feb 2016.

Home at last: 39 historic artifacts from Anatolia returned

(Turkey)

Burcu Calik, Daily Sabah, 15th Feb 2016.

India must start working to reverse plunder of our national artistic heritage

(India)

Sanjeev Sanyal, The Economic Times, 15th Feb 2016.

Angola: Culture Minister visits exhibition of recovered art works

(Angola)

Agencia Angola Press, 15th Feb 2016.

Alabama's modern-day Indiana Jones integral to the future of space archaeology

(United States of America)

Kelsey Stein, AL.com, 14th Feb 2016.

Colombia va perdiendo la batalla contra robo de tesoros culturales

(Colombia)

El Tiempo, 14th Feb 2016.

Egypt to recover two stolen artefacts from Germany

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Feb 2016.

Drones for research: Use of the UAV in archaeology

(Jordan)

Popular Archaeology, 14th Feb 2016.

75 años del regreso de la 'Dama de Elche'

(Spain)

Pedro Fernández Barbadillo, Libertad, 14th Feb 2016.

Investigations on in disappearence of 157 artefacts from Saqqara galleries

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 13th Feb 2016.

Justin Bieber apologises for 'mooning' on ancient Mayan ruins in Mexico

(Mexico)

Olivia Blair, The Independent, 12th Feb 2016.

NGA wants to return buddha, but doesn't know where

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 12th Feb 2016.

FBI Deploying Art Crime Team to Investigate If Militants Desecrated Paiute Graves

(United States of America)

Lizzy Acker, Willamette Week, 11th Feb 2016.

Three Valuable Islamic Lamps to Return to Cairo After Being Looted, Replaced With Fakes

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 11th Feb 2016.

Egypt ups pyramids security after illegal stone sales

(Egypt)

Ramadan Al Sherbini, Gulf News, 11th Feb 2016.

Stolen mosque lamps to return to Egypt as Cairo museum houses new database

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 11th Feb 2016.

Spray painted tomb to be cleaned by experts

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 11th Feb 2016.

Import restrictions extended, not expanded

(United States of America; Italy)

Richard Giedroyc, Numismaster, 11th Feb 2016.

Two Klamath Falls residents sentenced in stolen Native American artifacts case

(United States of America)

Elizabeth Reickn, News 10, 11th Feb 2016.

Roban dos piezas del Museo Larreta

(Argentina)

Two pieces stolen from the Larreta Museum

Ana Martínez Quijano, Ámbito Financiero, 10th Feb 2016.

Cheikhmous Ali: the Syrian archaeologist who doesn't take sides

(Syria)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 10th Feb 2016.

Hue loses large amounts of artifacts

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 9th Feb 2016.

Ancient coins were replaced with fakes between 2001-2002 — PM

(Jordan)

Raed Omari, The Jordan Times, 9th Feb 2016.

Vandals strike ancient archeological site near Tucson

(United States of America)

Barbara Grijalva, Tucson News Now, 9th Feb 2016.

Australia's Dancing Shiva legally exported, says Subhash Kapoor

(India; Australia)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 9th Feb 2016.

Un comerciante vendía vasijas y columnas romanas por internet

(Spain)

A vendor was selling Roman columns and vases on the internet

La Verdad, 9th Feb 2016.

2 Treasure Hunters Arrested While Destroying Ancient Roman City Ratiaria near Bulgaria's Archar

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 8th Feb 2016.

Destructive dig: Illegal dig at historic Fort Ellis prompts archaeological concerns

(United States of America)

Brett French, Billings Gazette, 8th Feb 2016.

A 75-year-old archaeologist catches artefact smugglers sitting on his computer

(India)

Ashwin Aghor, Catch News, 8th Feb 2016.

Antiquities official blames journalists for harming tourism through pyramids stone selling video

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Feb 2016.

Egyptian archaeologists call for tougher security measures after 'sale of pyramid pieces'

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Feb 2016.

Sanctions Removal Will Help Iran Return Stolen Cultural Treasures

(Iran)

Sputnik News, 7th Feb 2016.

Three Arrested for 'Selling Pieces' of the Giza Pyramids for $32

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 6th Feb 2016.

Karnak Amun-Re statue not recently restored as claimed

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Feb 2016.

Angola: Sindika Dokolo Foundation to Recover Two More Angolan Culture Artefacts

(Angola)

All Africa, 5th Feb 2016.

FG Partners Diasfund To Establish First Africa Digital Museum

(Nigeria)

Chika Okeke, Leadership, 5th Feb 2016.

Un trésor oublié depuis trente ans rendu á un peuple amérindien

(Colombia; France)

A treasure lost for 30 years is returned to a Native American community

Amaury Peyrach', Le Figaro, 5th Feb 2016.

Antique dealer Kapoor produced in Kumbakonam court

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 5th Feb 2016.

Rescatan Zonas Arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Rescuing archaeological sites

Aarón Torres, AM, 4th Feb 2016.

Treasures Dug Up by Tomb Robbers Returned to Italy

(Italy; Switzerland; United Kingdom)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 4th Feb 2016.

One museum's tribute to the murdered Syrian archaeologist, Khaled al-Asaad

(Syria; United States of America)

Phoebe Segal, Apollo, 4th Feb 2016.

Ecuador muestra 567 bienes patrimoniales repatriados de España y Argentina

(Ecuador; Argentina; Spain)

Ecuador displays 567 cultural objects repatriated from Spain and Argentina

AFP, Ecuavisa, 3rd Feb 2016.

House panel looking into museum artefacts after 400 ancient coins replaced with fakes

(Jordan)

Rana Husseini, The Jordan Times, 3rd Feb 2016.

'Short-sighted' council 'lost opportunity to put Northampton on the map' by selling Sekhemka

(United Kingdom)

Nick Bieber, Northants Herald & Post, 3rd Feb 2016.

Oregon Militia Standoff Spotlights Federal-Tribal Quandary over Artifacts

(United States of America)

Isaac Park, The American Prospect, 3rd Feb 2016.

Argentina returns 4,150 cultural heritage artifacts to Peru

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

Hillary Ojeda, Living in Peru, 3rd Feb 2016.

German teen faces life ban from Egypt after scaling Khufu pyramid

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 3rd Feb 2016.

Aratoi museum and local iwi buy back ancient Maori cloak after century in US

(New Zealand)

Rachel Thomas, Stuff.co.nz, 2nd Feb 2016.

Collector Sues over Native American Art Purchases

(United States of America)

Maine Antique Digest, 2nd Feb 2016.

Hundreds of looted antiquities including mosaics from Pompeii and ancient sarcophagi are uncovered in Switzerland

(Switzerland; Italy; United Kingdom)

Hannah Roberts, The Daily Mail, 1st Feb 2016.

Disgraced British art dealer's priceless treasure trove discovered hidden in Geneva

(Switzerland; Italy; United Kingdom)

Nick Squires, The Telegraph, 1st Feb 2016.

Items Stolen From Roaring River State Park Recovered

(United States of America)

Grant Sloan, Ozarks First, 1st Feb 2016.

Tate director backs Art Fund's call for UK export licence reform after Rembrandt fiasco

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 1st Feb 2016.

Top US prosecutor has art market in his sights

(United States of America)

Dan Duray, The Art Newspaper, 1st Feb 2016.

Jackie Chan's bronzes draw critics and vandals to new Taipei museum

(Taiwan; China)

Alexandra Seno, The Art Newspaper, 30th Jan 2016.

Last Koh Ker piece coming home

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Audrey Wilson, The Phnom Penh Post, 30th Jan 2016.

In Visit, US Secretary of State Gave a Nod to Cambodian Antiquities

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Pin Sisovann, Voice of America, 29th Jan 2016.

Colombia rejects asking Spain to return donation of ancient gold pieces

(Colombia; Spain)

Sally Palomino, El País, 29th Jan 2016.

Probation for dealer who smuggled artifacts from grave sites in Pakistan

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Matt Zapotosky, The Washington Post, 29th Jan 2016.

Indigenous Leaders Fight Bill Promoting Citizen Archaeology: "Do Not Disturb the Spirits of the Water"

(United States of America)

Deirdra Funcheon, Broward Palm Beack New Times, 29th Jan 2016.

Theft of historic daggers: Police fail to make any breakthrough

(India)

The Tribune, 29th Jan 2016.

US museum gives Italy back looted head of Greek statue

(Italy; United States of America)

Patrick Browne, The Local, 29th Jan 2016.

Sekhemka Egyptian statue sale prompts museum ethics code change

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 28th Jan 2016.

The Modern Hobby of Ancient Coins – A CoinWeek Exclusive with Harlan J. Berk

(United States of America)

Coin Week, 28th Jan 2016.

The arrival and success of Indian curio shops in Tempe

(United States of America)

Jay Mark, The Arizona Republic, 28th Jan 2016.

Historic castle cleansed of graffiti

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 28th Jan 2016.

The Economist uses virtual reality to reconstruct museum lost in IS attack

(Iraq)

Jessica Goodfellow, The Drum, 28th Jan 2016.

Heartbroken pupils write letter to thieves to return Geevor Tin Mine artifacts

(United Kingdom)

Kirste Smith, The Cornishman, 28th Jan 2016.

Colombia High Court Weighs Demand Spain Return Gold Treasure

(Colombia; Spain)

Associated Press, 28th Jan 2016.

Looted: How global theft fuels trafficking, unrest & cultural control

(Syria; Iraq; Afghanistan; India)

Rattanamol Singh, Guernica Magazine, 28th Jan 2016.

In the frame for a cutting-edge course on art theft

(General)

Russell Leadbetter, Evening Times, 27th Jan 2016.

Man arrested over alleged theft of Roman coins from Chelmsford Museum

(United Kingdom)

Yellow Advertiser, 27th Jan 2016.

Meet the heroes who risked their lives for our cultural heritage

(General)

Meg Lambert, FutureLearn, 26th Jan 2016.

Using Social Media to Predict When Precious Antiquities Are Under Threat

(Egypt)

Katie A. Paul, Slate, 26th Jan 2016.

Rome spares Iranian president's blushes by covering nude statues

(Vatican; Iran)

Stephanie Kirchgaessner, The Guardian, 26th Jan 2016.

Illegal dumping in Roman catacombs leaves precious ancient site polluted

(Italy)

Reuters, The Guardian, 26th Jan 2016.

US museum returns looted artefacts to Thailand

(Thailand; United States of America)

Bangkok Post, 25th Jan 2016.

Proposed bill could allow looting of artifacts, experts fear

(United States of America)

Ben Brotemarkle, Florida Today, 25th Jan 2016.

El tesoro de los Quimbayas

(Colombia; Spain)

The treasure of the Quimbayas

Óscar Domínguez G., El Universal, 25th Jan 2016.

Connecting with artefacts taken by Cook

(New Zealand)

The Gisborne Herald, 25th Jan 2016.

New Tool Maps Cultural Trail of Destruction Left by Islamic Extremist Groups

(General)

Lucy Westcott, Newsweek, 24th Jan 2016.

New laws to curb antiques trade

(Saudi Arabia)

Arab News, 24th Jan 2016.

Greece a transit country for trade in illicit antiquities from Syria, Iraq

(Greece; Iraq; Syria)

eKathimerini, 24th Jan 2016.

Framed: the new course that teaches you about art crime and antiquities trafficking

(General)

Russell Leadbetter, The Herald, 24th Jan 2016.

8 antiquities' employees referred to trial over damage to Tutankamun mask

(Egypt)

Daily News Egypt, 24th Jan 2016.

'Operation Pandora' recovers thousands of artefacts

(General)

BBC News, 23rd Jan 2016.

Man, boy arrested for theft of artifacts, cell phone

(United States of America)

Doug Keeler, Taft Midway Driller, 22nd Jan 2016.

Partying for Palmyra: A Davos party with a difference

(Syria)

Joe Miller, BBC News, 22nd Jan 2016.

Lawmakers to decide: Will artifacts be studied or sold?

(United States of America)

James Call, Tallahassee Democrat, 22nd Jan 2016.

To make a case against Islamic State's cultural vandalism, Western armies must set an example

(Iraq; Syria)

Erasmus, The Economist, 22nd Jan 2016.

Oregon Occupiers May Have Violated Federal Law by Damaging a Native American Archeological Site

(United States of America)

Jillian Steinhauer, Hyperallergic, 22nd Jan 2016.

Tomb Raiding Is a Growing Problem in the Middle East

(Egypt)

Mark Hey, Vice, 21st Jan 2016.

Lords put pressure on UK government to sign Hague Convention this year

(United Kingdom)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 21st Jan 2016.

Militants bulldoze through Native American archeological site, share video rifling through artifacts

(United States of America)

Jen Hayden, Daily Kos, 21st Jan 2016.

Utah tribes say public-lands bill 'adds insult to injury,' petition Obama to designate monument

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 21st Jan 2016.

'Scumbags' steal Altona Homestead artefacts

(Australia)

Goya Dmytryshchak, Star Weekly, 20th Jan 2016.

Satellite proves ISIS destroyed 1,500-year-old monastery

(Iraq)

Arutz Sheva, 20th Jan 2016.

France's Guimet Museum returns looted statue head to national museum in Phnom Penh

(Cambodia; France)

AFP, Art Daily, 20th Jan 2016.

Los robos y falsificaciones de arte abortados en el último lustro superan los 150 millones

(Spain)

Robberies and forgeries of seized art in the last year tops 150 million

José Ramón Villalba, Ideal, 20th Jan 2016.

Destruction in Kabul: I watched as the Taliban destroyed my life's work

(Afghanistan)

Yahya Muhibzada, BBC News, 20th Jan 2016.

Does Art Crime pay? 5 stolen artefacts and what they sold for

(General)

Meg Lambert, FutureLearn, 19th Jan 2016.

New course sheds light on antiquities trafficking and art crime underworld

(General)

University of Glasgow, 19th Jan 2016.

Museum-quality heirloom stolen from Hamilton home

(New Zealand)

Te Ahua Maitland, Stuff.co.nz, 19th Jan 2016.

Allegations of botched restoration of Cairo's medieval walls are 'lies': Antiquities ministry

(Egypt)

Zeinab El-Gundy, Ahram Online, 19th Jan 2016.

Terrorists are destroying our cultural heritage. It's time to fight back

(Iraq; Syria)

Irina Bokova, World Economic Forum, 18th Jan 2016.

At National Museum, Decapitated Harihara Statue to Headline

(Cambodia)

Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times, 18th Jan 2016.

Vigilante foils robbery attempt at Kwara Museum

(Nigeria)

Romoke W. Ahmad, Daily Trust, 18th Jan 2016.

The best places in England for unearthing lost treasure

(United Kingdom)

Laurence Cawley, BBC News, 17th Jan 2016.

Saquean camino maya

(Mexico)

Maya Road Looted

José Candelario Pech Ku, Diario de Yucatán, 16th Jan 2016.

Welcome to the 'Academy Awards' of Coin Collecting

(United States of America; Iraq; Syria)

Kabir Sehgal, Fortune, 16th Jan 2016.

Five questions for the director of the Bardo Museum

(Tunisia)

David Robert, The Art Newspaper, 16th Jan 2016.

Ahir for rules to stop melting of ancient coins

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 16th Jan 2016.

4,000 artifacts stored at Oregon refuge held by armed group

(United States of America)

Rebecca Boone, Phys.org, 15th Jan 2016.

A Deming man accused of digging on federal land in New Mexico and damaging an archaeological resource has changed his plea to guilty

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Daily Journal, 15th Jan 2016.

Sarah Parcak, Space Archaeologist

(Egypt; United States of America)

Alexandra Wolfe, The Wall Street Journal, 15th Jan 2016.

Libya's threatened ancient history, and why it is significant

(Libya)

Susan Walker, Apollo, 15th Jan 2016.

Think of burial mounds as earthen records of Wisconsin's native people

(United States of America)

Mary Louise Schumacher, Journal Sentinel, 15th Jan 2016.

Rote ICOM-Notfallliste: Verstärkter Kampf gegen illegal gehandelte Kulturgüter aus dem Irak

(Iraq)

ICOM Emergency List: Fight against the illicit trafficking of cultural goods from Iraq strengthened.

Archäologie Online, 15th Jan 2016.

Grave robbing gone wrong: Chinese tomb raiders suffocate after setting off dynamite while trying to break into ancient burial site

(China)

Sophie Williams, The Daily Mail, 15th Jan 2016.

Switzerland returns stolen Etruscan treasures to Italy

(Switzerland; Italy)

Swiss Info, 15th Jan 2016.

'Priceless' ball stolen from Dunblane Museum

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 14th Jan 2016.

Ancient obelisk becomes makeshift memorial in Istanbul

(Turkey)

AFP, News 24, 14th Jan 2016.

Argentina comienza la restitución de piezas arqueológicas más grande de su historia

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

Argentina starts the largest return of archaeological pieces in its history

Melina Heinrich, Télam, 14th Jan 2016.

Te Pahi's medal among Waitangi treasures

(New Zealand)

Lois Williams, Radio New Zealand, 14th Jan 2016.

Assam: Government asked to stop auction of Jahangir's 400-year-old golden hookah

(India)

Hindustan Times, The Northeast Today, 14th Jan 2016.

Fight 'Islamic State' by preventing illegal artifacts trade

(Germany)

DW, 13th Jan 2016.

The Grave Robbers Looting Egypt's Archaeological Heritage

(Egypt)

Vice, 13th Jan 2016.

Lost Bones, Damage and Harassment at Ancient Sacred Site

(United States of America)

Stephanie Woodard, Indian Country Today, 13th Jan 2016.

Expolian un mosaico de 2.000 años de antigüedad en la Villa Romana de Río Verde en Marbella

(Spain)

Looted: a 2000-year-old mosaic in the Roman Villa of Río Verde in Marabella

J.J. Madueño, ABC España, 13th Jan 2016.

Local councils resist temptation to cash-in on their art—for the time being

(United Kingdom)

Javier Pes, The Art Newspaper, 13th Jan 2016.

Florida Archaeologists Condemn Proposed 'Citizen Archaeology' Permit

(United States of America)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 13th Jan 2016.

End the Looting of Antiquities: A Plea for Action

(General)

Deborah Lehr, The New York Times, 13th Jan 2016.

Theft from Dunblane Museum

(United Kingdom)

Forth Valley Police Division, 13th Jan 2016.

Bill would issue archaeology permits to any citizen

(United States of America)

Jessica Clark, First Coast News, 12th Jan 2016.

Antiquities minister set to inaugurate exhibition for recovered artefacts on Thursday

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 12th Jan 2016.

DGAM Director General: Terrorist organizations transgressing on archeological sites in Quneitra

(Syria)

Syria Online, 11th Jan 2016.

Ancient Ohio sites lack state protection from archaeology scavengers

(United States of America)

Earl Rinehart, The Columbus Dispatch, 11th Jan 2016.

For Italy's Art Police, An Ongoing Fight Against Pillage Of Priceless Works

(Italy)

Sylvia Poggioli, NPR, 11th Jan 2016.

'Broken System' Allows ISIS to Profit From Looted Antiquities

(General)

Steven Lee Myers, The New York Times, 9th Jan 2016.

Utalk Tackling antiquities trafficking

(General)

Euronews, 8th Jan 2016.

Authorities halt Angkor excavating

(Cambodia)

Sen David, The Phnom Penh Post, 8th Jan 2016.

¿Qué retos le esperan al Ministerio de Cultura?

(Guatemala)

What challenges await the Ministry of Culture.

Ángel Elías, Prensa Libre, 8th Jan 2016.

Kilvalai rock paintings face threat of fading away

(India)

S. Prasad, The Hindu, 8th Jan 2016.

Justin Bieber kicked out of ancient fortress in Mexico after 'pulling his pants down'

(Mexico)

Gerard Couzens, Express, 8th Jan 2016.

Israeli high court says antiquities dealers must document all artefacts online

(Israel)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 7th Jan 2016.

Egypt to launch antiquities database to track public collections and combat smuggling

(Egypt)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 7th Jan 2016.

ASI brings back three stolen artefacts from Australia

(Australia; India)

Amrita Madhukalya, DNA, 6th Jan 2016.

KP Antiquities Act 2015

(Pakistan)

The Nation, 5th Jan 2016.

Roman coins stolen from locked case at Chelmsford Museum

(United Kingdom)

Steve Neale, Yellow Advertiser, 5th Jan 2016.

How Ancient Native American Rock Art Is Tearing a California Town Apart

(United States of America)

Barret Baumgart, Vice, 5th Jan 2016.

Chinese 'tomb raider' and gang jailed for plunder of ancient relics

(China)

Alice Yan, South China Morning Post, 5th Jan 2016.

Sale of historic Maori cloak attracts debate on Trade Me

(New Zealand)

Stuff.co.nz, 4th Jan 2016.

St. Louis archaeologists still split over last year's controversial antiquities sale

(United States of America)

Willis Ryder Arnold, St. Louis Public Radio, 4th Jan 2016.

Pillage of prehistory

(Pakistan)

Hidayat Khan, The Express Tribune, 3rd Jan 2016.

Government working on insurance protocol for art objects in museums

(India)

Anubhuti Vishnoi, The Economic Times, 2nd Jan 2016.

Two charged after museum protest

(Taiwan)

Stacy Hsu, Taipei Times, 1st Jan 2016.

ISIS claims responsibility for attack on tourists at ancient fortress in Russia's Dagestan

(Russia)

RT, 31st Dec 2015.

Vandals knock over Lyall Bay's Easter Island statue

(New Zealand; Chile)

Megan Gattey, The Dominion Post, 31st Dec 2015.

King Amenhotep III statue accidently recovered in Edfu

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 31st Dec 2015.

Reliefs in Mersin fall victims to treasure hunters

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 31st Dec 2015.

'Love' graffiti on historic castle walls creates outrage

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 31st Dec 2015.

Shooting at ancient citadel in Russia's Caucasus, one dead

(Russia)

Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber, Yahoo News, 30th Dec 2015.

Jackie Chan donates replicas of 12 zodiac antiquities to a museum in Taiwan

(Taiwan)

Gu Liping, ECNS, 30th Dec 2015.

Eaton's Pompeii relics may cause lengthy dilemma

(United States of America)

Jim Schultz, Record Searchlight, 30th Dec 2015.

'Nighthawks': Tracking the criminals plundering ancient sites with the latest equipment

(United Kingdom)

Cahal Milmo, The Independent, 30th Dec 2015.

'Revolutionary' court victory against antiquity thieves

(Israel)

Gil Ronen, Arutz Sheva, 29th Dec 2015.

Antiquities Ministry retrieves two artifacts from Germany, Austria

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 29th Dec 2015.

Sting Operation Nets Fake Antiquities Peddlers

(Cambodia)

Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times, 29th Dec 2015.

France builds grand alliance to protect cultural heritage

(Syria; Iraq; France)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 29th Dec 2015.

6,500 Smuggled Artefacts Are Back to Syria

(Syria)

Sputnik News, 28th Dec 2015.

Denuncian saqueo a zona arqueológica de 'El Tigre'

(Mexico)

Denouncing the looting of the archaeological site of 'El Tigre'.

Gilberto Avila, El Expreso, 27th Dec 2015.

Pope denounces destruction of cultural heritage

(General)

AFP, Manila Bulletin, 26th Dec 2015.

Bylaw for antiquities, urban heritage and museums approved

(Saudi Arabia)

Saudi Gazette, 25th Dec 2015.

Army sign up 'Monument Men' to save treasures from warzones

(United Kingdom)

Ben Farmer, The Telegraph, 25th Dec 2015.

Syrian regime 'bombs UNESCO world heritage site'

(Syria)

Josie Ensor, Telegraph, 24th Dec 2015.

Report suggests Daesh is smuggling antiquities through Lebanon

(Lebanon; Syria)

Albawaba, 23rd Dec 2015.

Antiques' smuggling: Customs plans to take Interpol on board

(Pakistan)

Business Recorder, 23rd Dec 2015.

Customs recovers antiquities worth $10m

(Pakistan)

Daily Times, 23rd Dec 2015.

Cairo airport authorities foil attempt to smuggle 22 antique coins

(Egypt; Greece)

Ahram Online, 23rd Dec 2015.

Giraffe tongue among 103 items stolen from National Museum

(United Kingdom)

The Scotsman, 23rd Dec 2015.

Africa's top collector returns ancestral works to Angola

(Angola)

Cristina Ruiz, The Art Newspaper, 22nd Dec 2015.

Is the German Cultural Property Protection Act to be welcomed?

(Germany)

Apollo, 21st Dec 2015.

Royal Ontario Museum caught up in looted antiquities investigation

(Canada; India)

Nazim Baksh, CBC, 21st Dec 2015.

California Antiquities Dealer Sentenced to Prison for Smuggling and Tax Fraud Scheme

(United States of America; Thailand)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 21st Dec 2015.

Security director warns against 'financing terrorism'

(Switzerland)

Swiss Info, 20th Dec 2015.

Violations in Heritage Zone Under Lens

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 20th Dec 2015.

After 53 years, Kashmir gets back some of its rare artefacts

(India)

Haroon Mirani, Greater Kashmir, 20th Dec 2015.

The Israeli Defense Minister Who Stole Antiquities

(Israel; Palestine)

Yael Gruenpeter, Haaretz, 19th Dec 2015.

MU professor: Stolen artifacts stemmed from communication breakdown

(United States of America)

Alan Burdziak, Columbia Daily Tribute, 19th Dec 2015.

Lambayeque: difunden en Panamá hallazgo de tumba intacta de Señor de Sipán

(Peru; Panama)

Lambayeque: Recreation in Panama the site of the intact tomb of the Lord of Sipán

RPP, 19th Dec 2015.

$60 mil lost due to illegal logging by Guats over 174 square miles of Belize

(Belize; Guatemala)

Adele Ramos, Amadala, 19th Dec 2015.

Master forger who fooled world's art experts reveals how he created £444,000 fake statue in garden shed

(United Kingdom)

Paul Britton, Manchester Evening News, 19th Dec 2015.

Así fue el robo al Museo de Antropología hace 30 años

(Mexico)

This is How the Robbery at the Anthropology Museum 30 Years Ago Went

José Antonio Aspiros Villagómez, Yancuic, 19th Dec 2015.

Man held with $10 million antique items at airport

(Pakistan; Thailand)

Muhammad Ali, Business Recorder, 19th Dec 2015.

Brickyard digs into ancient burial site for material

(China)

Qian Ruisha, ECNS, 18th Dec 2015.

Scientists work to save antiquities from Islamic State destruction

(Syria)

Earl Lane, Science, 18th Dec 2015.

The Desire of Transparency in the Art Market

(General)

Art Media Agency, 18th Dec 2015.

Figurine from sophisticated ancient South African society creates culture war over whether it should be allowed to tour abroad

(South Africa)

AFP, The Japan Times, 18th Dec 2015.

Saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en la Huasteca

(Mexico)

Archaeological pieces looted in Huasteca

Magui López, Pulso, 17th Dec 2015.

Sentencing delayed in '12 museum break-in

(United States of America)

Herald Dispatch, 17th Dec 2015.

Bricks and mortar fire: Yemen's cultural heritage is in the crosshairs

(Yemen)

Bastien Varoutsikos, The Conversation, 17th Dec 2015.

United Nations exhibition highlights the protection of cultural heritage

(United States of America)

UNESCO, 16th Dec 2015.

Policía detiene a huaqueros en zona arqueológica de Cayaltí

(Peru)

Police arrest looters at the archaeological site of Cayaltí

RPP, 16th Dec 2015.

Motunui epa: Maori storehouse carvings returned home after 150 years buried in a swamp, 40-year European exile

(New Zealand)

Kim Griggs, ABC Australia, 16th Dec 2015.

'Ashutosh stole my Mohenjodaro story'

(India; Pakistan)

Avinash Lohana, Mumbai Mirror, 16th Dec 2015.

Knidos wants to regain its artifacts

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 16th Dec 2015.

Reclaimed History: 9 Repatriated Egyptian Antiquities

(Egypt)

Stephanie Pappas, Live Science, 15th Dec 2015.

ICOM releases red list of Libyan antiquities at risk

(Libya)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 15th Dec 2015.

Libya's cultural heritage 'being destroyed and plundered by Isis'

(Libya)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 15th Dec 2015.

Does Greece want its marbles back?

(Greece; United Kingdom)

George Vardas, Neos Kosmos, 14th Dec 2015.

Stolen relief of Egyptian King Seti I recovered from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Dec 2015.

Closing the book on John Mark Tillmann's stolen antiques

(Canada)

Aaron Hutchins, Maclean's, 14th Dec 2015.

Calling Indiana Jones: Looted artifacts, tax scheme send ex-antiquities dealer to prison

(United States of America; Thailand)

Hillary Jackson, My News LA, 14th Dec 2015.

Three stolen Egyptian Mameluk-era lamps recovered from London and Sharjah

(Egypt; United Kingdom; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Dec 2015.

Bulgarian Customs Prevent Smuggling of Ancient Coins, Artifacts into England

(Bulgaria; United Kingdom)

Novinite, 14th Dec 2015.

Heracles relief suffers damage

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 14th Dec 2015.

Return of the Monuments Men: New UK unit will save priceless artefacts from jihadis

(United Kingdom)

Patrick Williams, The Daily Star, 13th Dec 2015.

Concern for Libya UNESCO site after Islamic State said to take over

(Libya)

AFP, The Times of Israel, 12th Dec 2015.

Cypriot Tasoula Hadjitofi vows to halt illicit art trafficking by terrorists

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 12th Dec 2015.

Judge says BLM did not use excessive force in 2009 Blanding raid

(United States of America)

Pat Reavy, Deseret News, 11th Dec 2015.

Villagers reject mummy conditions

(China; Netherlands)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 11th Dec 2015.

UN Resolution Calls for Return of Parthenon Sculptures to Greece

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 11th Dec 2015.

Syrian antiquities chief says Turkey refuses to return looted art

(Syria; Turkey)

Shadia Nasralla, Reuters, 11th Dec 2015.

$421,000 in Bogus Indian Art, Collector Says

(United States of America)

Lacey Louwagie, Courthouse News Service, 10th Dec 2015.

ICE returns ancient dinosaur fossil, ancient cultural artifacts to China

(United States of America; China)

ICE, 10th Dec 2015.

Christie's Withdraws Potentially Looted Dagger from Antiquities Auction

(United States of America)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 10th Dec 2015.

Man admits stealing Maori artefacts

(New Zealand)

Hawke's Bay Today, 9th Dec 2015.

Debate en ONU sobre devolución de bienes culturales a países de origen

(Ecuador)

El Telégrafo, 9th Dec 2015.

Ministerio Público archivó unas cuarenta denuncias por afectación cultural

(Peru)

Public Prosecutor filed complaints for around 40 arrested for damaging culture

Perla Polo Salés, La Republica, 9th Dec 2015.

Greece Will Not Further Pursue the Return of Parthenon Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

A. Makris, Greek Reporter, 9th Dec 2015.

Syrian woman faces 12 years in jail for 'smuggling ancient coins'

(Turkey; Sweden)

Hurriyet Daily News, 9th Dec 2015.

Ecuador y Argentina firman acuerdos en seguridad social

(Ecuador; Argentina)

Ecuador and Argentina sign social security agreements

EFE, Vistazo, 9th Dec 2015.

ICE agents to return 120-million-year-old micro-raptor to China

(China; United States of America)

Lomi Kriel, Houston Chronicle, 9th Dec 2015.

Tell legislators 'no' on looting artifacts

(United States of America)

Madeleine H. Carr, Tallahassee Democrat, 8th Dec 2015.

Antiquities Dealer Leonardo Patterson Faces New Criminal Charges

(Germany; Mexico)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 8th Dec 2015.

European states urge action against IS antiquities dealing

(General)

AFP, Yahoo News, 8th Dec 2015.

Two metal detecting friends fall out over which of them discovered a haul of 1,600 Roman coins worth £8,000 buried beneath a remote field

(United Kingdom)

Alex Matthews, The Daily Mail, 7th Dec 2015.

Misstanke: IS-stulen konst i Sverige

(Switzerland; Syria)

Suspicion: IS-stolen art in Sweden

Aftonbladet, 6th Dec 2015.

AP Vows to Bring Back Amaravati Artefacts from Brit Museum

(India; United Kingdom)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 6th Dec 2015.

China's ancient treasures under siege from army of tomb raiders

(China)

Celine Ge, South China Morning Post, 4th Dec 2015.

Govt launches cultural property trafficking manual

(Zimbabwe)

Winstone Antonio, News Day, 4th Dec 2015.

Charlotte man will spend up to 15 years behind bars for stealing historical artifacts

(United States of America)

WLNS, WLNS 6, 4th Dec 2015.

Isil antiques 'sold to western collectors' warns French finance minister

(Iraq; Syria; France)

David Chazan, The Telegraph, 4th Dec 2015.

The Real Value of the ISIS Antiquities Trade

(Iraq; Syria)

Ben Taub, The New Yorker, 4th Dec 2015.

The woman turning ancient buried treasure into jewellery

(United Kingdom)

Maev Kennedy, The Guardian, 3rd Dec 2015.

Ancient cemetery discovered under Alexandria house

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 3rd Dec 2015.

The Real-Life Indiana Jones

(United States of America; India)

FiveThirtyEight, 2nd Dec 2015.

Police still searching for gold coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland

(United Kingdom)

Jonathan Knott, Museums Journal, 2nd Dec 2015.

Inuit shaman parka 'copied' by KTZ design well-studied by anthropologists

(Canada; United Kingdom)

Sima Sahar Zerehi, CBC, 2nd Dec 2015.

Over 150 Year-Old Cemetery Vandalized in South Arkansas

(United States of America)

Caitlin O'Neal, NBC, 1st Dec 2015.

French national treasure recovered by The Art Loss Register

(France; United Kingdom)

Art Loss Register, 1st Dec 2015.

Antiquities Chief: Syria Needs Global Help to Save Heritage

(Syria)

Kristin Romey, National Geographic, 1st Dec 2015.

Thinking on Politics

(General)

Neil Brodie, Europea Union National Institutes for Culture, 30th Nov 2015.

Ill-Gotten Treasures of Ancient Crimea Are Flooding eBay

(Ukraine; Russia)

Damaris Colhoun, Atlas Obscura, 30th Nov 2015.

Culture and jihad, grimly connected through the art market's "blood antiquities"

(United Kingdom)

The Economist, 30th Nov 2015.

Egypt attempts to bring back 8 smuggled artifacts from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nina Awad, Step Feed, 30th Nov 2015.

STOLEN: Historic Woodhenge Bronze Plaques

(United Kingdom)

Spire FM, 28th Nov 2015.

Alexander Keith's beer bottle may be seized from Halifax diver

(Canada)

Brett Ruskin, CBC, 27th Nov 2015.

Antique coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland 'worth £20,000'

(United Kingdom)

STV, 27th Nov 2015.

Costa Rica y Ecuador firman convenio para proteger patrimonio cultural

(Costa Rica; Ecuador)

Costa Rica and Ecuador sign agreement for protection of cultural heritage

Carlos Arrieta Pérez, El País, 27th Nov 2015.

Woman who found 900-year-old 'Parrot Lady' statue Canada presented to India still convinced it's just a 'nice knock-off'

(Canada; India)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 27th Nov 2015.

State museums still await CCTV cameras

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Nov 2015.

Frescoes stolen from ancient tomb go on display in Italy

(Italy)

Reuters, 26th Nov 2015.

China: Faking It

(China)

Al Jazeera, 26th Nov 2015.

Peru's Congress overrides veto to repeal archaeology bill

(Peru)

Colin Post, Peru Reports, 26th Nov 2015.

Encounters exhibition: a stunning but troubling collection of colonial plunder

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 26th Nov 2015.

Cops bust antiquities dealer with over 3,000 ancient coins

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 26th Nov 2015.

French Citizen Returns Ancient Greek Amphora

(Greece; France)

Philip Crysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 26th Nov 2015.

War, More Than ISIS, Is Destroying Syria's Ancient Sites

(Syria)

Andrew Lawler, National Geographic, 25th Nov 2015.

Arrest in Swiss Farm Museum Burglary

(United States of America)

Grundy County Herald, 25th Nov 2015.

Artifacts stolen from Syria seized in eastern Turkey

(Turkey; Syria)

Doğan News Agency, Daily Sabah, 25th Nov 2015.

Kolkata a hub of antique smuggling

(India)

Rohit Khanna, The Times of India, 25th Nov 2015.

Objects of historical interest seized in Tehran

(Iran)

ILNA, Iran Front Page, 24th Nov 2015.

Meet the lonely online warriors leading the fight against looted art

(General)

Daniel Rivero, Fusion, 24th Nov 2015.

Tunisia's Culture Ministry Blocks Auction of Looted Antiquities

(Tunisia)

Coline Milliard, ArtNet News, 24th Nov 2015.

Colaboración entre el INAH, la SRE y la PGR, determinante en el fallo condenatorio en contra de Leonardo Patterson

(Germany; Mexico)

Collaboration between INAH, the SRE and the PGR, leads to conviction of Leonardo Patterson

INAH, 24th Nov 2015.

Swiss return two ancient cuneiform tablets to Iraq

(Switzerland; Iraq)

Swiss Info, 24th Nov 2015.

Singapore, India sign strategic partnership to boost cooperation in key areas

(Singapore; India)

Hetty Musfirah Abdul Khamid, Channel News Asia, 24th Nov 2015.

Images released over National Museum of Scotland coins theft

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 23rd Nov 2015.

We remember the biggest art heist of Palm Beach County history

(United States of America)

Palm Beach Post, 23rd Nov 2015.

Hamas Seizes Chest of Ancient Gold Coins Accidentally Discovered in Gaza

(Palestine)

David Daoud, The Algemeiner, 23rd Nov 2015.

Moment in history: 'Ancient sites vanishing due to vandalism'

(Pakistan)

The Express Tribune, 23rd Nov 2015.

Niega INAH saqueo de piezas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

INAH denies looting of archaeological pieces

Christian Cuevas, Heraldo de Coatzacoalcos, 23rd Nov 2015.

Penalties for tampering with antiquities detailed

(Saudi Arabia)

Arab News, 21st Nov 2015.

Pobladores de Chimalhuacán Atenco denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Residents of Chimalhuacán Atenco decry the looting of archaeological pieces

Niza Rivera, Proceso, 20th Nov 2015.

Scholars gain insight from the geographical and cultural movement of artifacts

(General)

Susan Bell, Phys.org, 20th Nov 2015.

NAGPRA Review Committee Gets Three New Members

(United States of America)

Indian Country Today, 20th Nov 2015.

Greek New Testament Papyrus Is Discovered on eBay

(United States of America)

Jennifer Schuessler, The New York Times, 20th Nov 2015.

Asylum for artefacts: Paris's plan to protect cultural treasures from terrorists

(France; Iraq; Syria)

Jonathan Jones, The Guardian, 20th Nov 2015.

Historic Swiss museum in Grundy facing long recovery from theft

(United States of America)

Ben Benton, Times Free Press, 20th Nov 2015.

Why is Saudi Arabia destroying the cultural heritage of Mecca and Medina?

(Saudi Arabia)

Edek Osser, The Art Newspaper, 19th Nov 2015.

Nazi Art Case Tests Start Date Of Shoah

(Germany; United States of America)

Stewart Ain, The Jewish Week, 19th Nov 2015.

Louvre's director draws up 50-point plan in response to Isil's destruction

(France; Syria; Iraq)

Gareth Harris, The Art Newspaper, 19th Nov 2015.

'Toenail Hoard' of 500 coin clippings found in Forest of Dean

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 18th Nov 2015.

German man returns mummy mask to Egypt after 50 years away

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Nov 2015.

La dirección de cultura en coordinación con el INAH resguardan zonas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

The office of culture in partnership with INAH safeguard's archaeological sites

Luis Garza, En Línea Directa, 18th Nov 2015.

Up Close At Uxbenka

(Belize)

7 News Belize, 17th Nov 2015.

No answers after collection of coins stolen from South Bend History Museum

(United States of America)

Suzanne Spencer, WSBT, 17th Nov 2015.

John Oliver explains why India is unlikely to get the Koh-i-Noor diamond back

(United Kingdom; India)

Sonam Joshi, Mashable, 17th Nov 2015.

Hollande proposes refuge for Middle Eastern art

(France)

Associated Press, The Daily Star, 17th Nov 2015.

AG failed to take action in Museum theft case

(Sri Lanka)

Siranjani Kumari, Daily News, 17th Nov 2015.

Looted ancient statue returned to Egypt

(Egypt; Austria)

The Local, 16th Nov 2015.

'Register antiques with Museum Department'

(Malaysia)

Cindy Lai, The Borneo Post, 15th Nov 2015.

Cultura elevará el control sobre bienes de la Iglesia para frenar su deterioro

(Spain)

Culture to increase security over religious good to prevent their deterioration

Daniel Domínguez, Faro de Vigo, 14th Nov 2015.

Antique statuette seized at Aswan railway station

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th Nov 2015.

México recupera piezas arqueológicas y un fósil repatriados de seis países

(Mexico)

Mexico recuperates archaeological pieces and a fossil repatriated from six countries

INAH, 13th Nov 2015.

Fla. dealer pleads guilty to smuggling artifacts from grave sites in Pakistan

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Matt Zapotosky, The Washington Post, 13th Nov 2015.

Las zonas arqueológicas de La Montaña son objeto de saqueo y destrucción

(Mexico)

The archaeological sites of La Montaña are objects of looting and destruction

Salvador Cisneros Silva, La Journada Guerrero, 13th Nov 2015.

Utah BLM Works To Return Stolen Tribal Artifacts To Owners

(United States of America)

Steve Goldstein, KJZZ, 12th Nov 2015.

The art detective fighting to save Syria's past

(Syria)

BBC News, 11th Nov 2015.

New Zealand Herald Reserve Bank apologises over stolen design on new $10 bank note

(New Zealand)

Susan Strongman, The New Zealand Herald, 11th Nov 2015.

Kulen Mountain Security Beefs Up

(Cambodia)

Naomi-Collett Ritz, Khmer Times, 10th Nov 2015.

Sanción al saqueo del patrimonio

(Bolivia)

Punish the looting of heritage

Opinión, 10th Nov 2015.

Illegal digs unearth mosaics

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 9th Nov 2015.

Iniciaron la jornada sobre protección de los bienes culturales

(Mexico)

Starting the quest to protect cultural heritage

Diario Panorama, 9th Nov 2015.

Evo Morales pleads for the "globalization of peoples" at UNESCO's General Conference

(Bolivia)

UNESCO, 9th Nov 2015.

Here's what we know about Daesh's antiquities department

(Syria; Iraq)

Hayat Norimine, Albawaba, 8th Nov 2015.

TED Prize Goes to Archaeologist Who Combats Looting With Satellite Technology

(Egypt; United States of America)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 8th Nov 2015.

Syrian Antiquities Chief Calls For Help From International Community

(Syria)

Sylvia Poggioli, NPR, 7th Nov 2015.

Disaster' Is the Best Word to Describe the State of Egyptian Tourism

(Egypt)

Salma El Wardany, Skift, 7th Nov 2015.

Indians sue Queen for return of £100m jewel in the crown: Bollywood stars and businessmen launch legal battle over 105-carat diamond which they say was stolen from their country

(India; United Kingdom)

Robert Verkaik, The Daily Mail, 7th Nov 2015.

Ohio man ordered to write paper after drunken ride on ancient burial mound

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 7th Nov 2015.

Museums in Turkey, ministry fight back against forged artifacts

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 7th Nov 2015.

German Cabinet Approves Controversial Cultural Export Bill

(Germany)

Blouin ArtInfo, 6th Nov 2015.

Encounters at National Museum of Australia: our Elgin Marbles come home

(Australia)

Julie Power, The Sydney Morning Herald, 6th Nov 2015.

Smuggling bid foiled: 1124 Egyptian artefacts recovered before heading to Thailand

(Egypt; Thailand)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 5th Nov 2015.

Retired looters help police find stolen artifacts

(South Korea)

The Korea Herald, Korea Herald, 5th Nov 2015.

Saquean zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Archaeological site looted

Édgar Escamilla, Diario de Poza Rica, 4th Nov 2015.

Experts Believe Hobby Lobby Stole Biblical Antiquities From Iraq. Here's Why.

(United States of America; Iraq)

Beenish Ahmed, Think Progress, 4th Nov 2015.

How 3D printing helps preserve and return sacred Tlingit objects

(United States of America)

Elizabeth Jenkins, KTOO, 3rd Nov 2015.

Plunder, vandalism nearly empty Bohol burial site

(Philippines)

Leo Udtohan, Inquirer, 1st Nov 2015.

What's Happening With Ux Benka?

(Belize)

7 News Belize, 30th Oct 2015.

Did BLM make undue show of force during Blanding artifact arrest?

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 29th Oct 2015.

UK gives £3m to protect Iraq antiquities from IS terrorism

(United Kingdom; Iraq)

BBC News, 28th Oct 2015.

3-D exhibit to bring Korean cultural properties from abroad

(South Korea)

So Jung Park, Yonhap News Agency, 28th Oct 2015.

2600 Jahre alte Weiheinschrift aus Babylon kehrt zurück in den Irak

(Iraq; Germany)

Consecration inscription form Babylon will return to Iraq

SPK, 28th Oct 2015.

Egypt authorities blame destroyed archaeological sites on citizens' 'lack of cultural awareness'

(Egypt)

George Mikhail, Al Monitor, 28th Oct 2015.

Stolen artifacts, ISIS money and a New Orleanian on the case

(United States of America)

Jed Lipinski, The Times-Picayune, 28th Oct 2015.

Canoe stolen decades ago returned to Stillaguamish Tribe

(United States of America)

Kari Bray, Herald Net, 27th Oct 2015.

Walking an ethics tightrope: The business of collecting antiquities

(Singapore)

Ong Sor Fern, The Straits Times, 27th Oct 2015.

National monuments must be protected by clear laws

(Ireland)

Vincent Salafia, The Irish Times, 27th Oct 2015.

Spain Returning over 100 Pieces of Stolen Art to Ecuador

(Ecuador; Spain)

TelesurTV, 27th Oct 2015.

El lucrativo negocio de la cultura ilegal

(Syria; Iraq)

The lucrative business of illegal culture

Günther Wessel, DW, 26th Oct 2015.

ضبط خلية تنتمي لـ«داعش» استهدفت الأهرامات و«الإنتاج الإعلامي»

(Egypt)

"Daesh" cell arrested for plan to target the pyrmaids

Ahmed Chalabi, Almasryalyoum, 26th Oct 2015.

Court to seek out-of-county judge for former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed's case

(United States of America)

Charles Thompson, Penn Live, 26th Oct 2015.

Isil destroys Roman-era columns in Palmyra during execution

(Syria)

Louisa Loveluck, The Telegraph, 26th Oct 2015.

Exclusive: Feds Investigate Hobby Lobby Boss for Illicit Artifacts

(United States of America)

Candida Moss, The Daily Beast, 26th Oct 2015.

Stashing Your Art in a Tax Haven Can Be Dicey

(General)

Stacy Perman, Barron's, 24th Oct 2015.

Cusco strike: Archaeology-concession decree repealed

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 23rd Oct 2015.

Kunst hat einen Wert, nicht nur einen Preis

(Germany)

Art has a value and it isn't just price

Norbert Lammert, Die Welt, 23rd Oct 2015.

Drunk California man accused of spraying graffiti on prehistoric carvings

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 23rd Oct 2015.

EE.UU. devolvió al Perú 25 piezas arqueológicas sustraídas

(Peru; United States of America)

The US has returned 25 stolen antiquities to Peru

El Comercio, 23rd Oct 2015.

The Attorneys General and the Motunui Panels

(New Zealand)

Jim Mclay, Taranaki Daily News, 22nd Oct 2015.

ACM's return of 'stolen' statue raises questions about artefacts leaving India

(India; Singapore)

Deepika Shetty, The Straits Times, 22nd Oct 2015.

Flood of restitutions deepens as museums investigate objects bought through Subhash Kapoor

(General)

Gabriella Angeleti, The Art Newspaper, 21st Oct 2015.

The Islamic State isn't the only group looting Syrian archaeological sites

(Syria; Iraq)

Adam Taylor, The Washington Post, 21st Oct 2015.

Cusco regional strike against concession of archaeological sites

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 21st Oct 2015.

National Crime Agency Warns British Museums Against Imminent Threat of Organized Crime Rings

(United Kingdom)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 21st Oct 2015.

African art needs to come home - and this is why

(General)

Dilip Ratha, The Guardian, 21st Oct 2015.

A Jailed Activist's 3-D Models Could Save Syria's History From ISIS

(Syria)

Andy Greenberg, Wired, 21st Oct 2015.

Antropología acogerá pieza olmeca devuelta por Francia

(Mexico)

Antropología will host the Olmec piece returned from France

EFE, El Universal, 21st Oct 2015.

Artefacts returned by collector

(Cambodia; Sweden)

Vong Sokheng, The Phnom Penh Post, 21st Oct 2015.

Lebanon, Italy team up to tackle illegal antiquities trade

(Lebanon; Italy)

Mat Nashed, The Daily Star, 21st Oct 2015.

Treasure hunters destroying precious Thracian relics in Turkey

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 21st Oct 2015.

How to Save Art From Islamic State

(United States of America)

Maxwell L. Anderson, The Wall Street Journal, 20th Oct 2015.

1600-year-old artifacts in Bodrum bay area looted

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 20th Oct 2015.

Meet the man out to save Gaza's antiquities

(Palestine)

Ahmad Abu Amer, Palestine Pulse, 20th Oct 2015.

King Tut's wooden head suffers whiplash after school visit

(Egypt)

Christian Ekman, Albawaba, 19th Oct 2015.

Non-Profit Makes 3-D Digital Archives of Endangered Heritage Sites

(United States of America)

Abigail Rowe, Observer, 19th Oct 2015.

Egyptian Museum boss rubbishes reports of Tutankhamun gold mask damage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Oct 2015.

Art matters: Stolen taonga returned to Taranaki after 40-year fight

(New Zealand)

Ali Ikram, The New Zealand Herald, 17th Oct 2015.

Northampton museums warned threat of attack is 'severe and imminent'

(United Kingdom)

Paul Lynch, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, 17th Oct 2015.

UN to deploy peacekeepers to protect world heritage sites

(General)

The Guardian, 17th Oct 2015.

Two Ancient Artifacts To Be Returned by Norwegian Collector

(Cambodia)

Neou Vannarin, Voice of America, 16th Oct 2015.

Stolen Buddha still posing at National Gallery of Australia

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 16th Oct 2015.

Bulgarian Police Bust Antiquities Trafficking Group

(Bulgaria)

Novinite, 15th Oct 2015.

Former Archaeological Survey director sentenced to jail for fraud

(India)

Bhartesh Singh Thakur, Hindustan Times, 15th Oct 2015.

Penn's Hanson Works to Protect Cultural Heritage Sites in Syria and Iraq

(Iraq; Syria)

Michele Berger, Penn News, 15th Oct 2015.

Analiza legislativo de Ecuador acuerdo sobre patrimonio con Guatemala

(Ecuador; Guatemala)

Ecuador signs legislative agreement with Guatemala concerning heritage

Prensa Latina, 14th Oct 2015.

Ancient Watchtower on the Great Wall Harmed during Film Shooting

(China)

Ma Ruohan, CRIEnglish, 14th Oct 2015.

Pompeii's pilferers punished with a curse from the gods

(Italy)

Alice Philipson, The Telegraph, 14th Oct 2015.

Race against the raiders of Syrian antiquities

(Lebanon; Syria)

Chloé Domat, Middle East Eye, 14th Oct 2015.

History wars: archaeologists battle to save our heritage from the nighthawks

(United Kingdom)

Mark Horton, The Conversation, 14th Oct 2015.

Probe opened into alleged graft in Grand Egyptian Museum

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th Oct 2015.

Collecting Art for Love, Not Money

(General)

Gully Wells, The New York Times, 13th Oct 2015.

Man, 69, arrested over possession of illicit antiquities

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 13th Oct 2015.

Stolen Roman head artefact returned to Vindolanda museum

(United Kingdom)

Carl Fallowfield, Cumbria Crack, 12th Oct 2015.

En el trazo de la carretera siglo XXI hallan más vestigios arqueológicos

(Mexico)

More archaeological remains found in the path of 21st Century Highway

David Monroy, Milenio, 12th Oct 2015.

Antiquities officials charged with 'spreading false news' on Pyramid of Djoser

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 11th Oct 2015.

Special force soon to secure 'cultural assets'

(India)

Akshaya Mukul, The Times of India, 9th Oct 2015.

Studio: No evidence 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts

(United States of America)

Associated Press, KOAT, 9th Oct 2015.

Why war crimes charges now extend to the destruction of ancient monuments

(General)

Belkis Wille, Reuters, 9th Oct 2015.

Amazing journey: how China hid palace artefacts from Japanese invaders

(China; Japan)

Mark O'Neill, South China Morning Post, 9th Oct 2015.

Both sides claim victories in art court battle

(New Zealand)

John Weekes, The New Zealand Herald, 8th Oct 2015.

Protecting China's cultural heritage

(China)

Krista Lomu, GBTimes, 7th Oct 2015.

Four arrested after ancient burial sites found looted

(South Korea)

Youn-Ho Kim, Korea JoongAng Daily, 7th Oct 2015.

You Can't Sell What's Not Yours

(United States of America)

Josh Logue, Inside Higher Ed, 7th Oct 2015.

Action group says DCMS lobbied it to fundraise for Sekhemka

(United Kingdom)

Patrick Steel, Museums Journal, 7th Oct 2015.

Journalist shot by unknown assailants in Egypt's Kafr El-Sheikh

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Oct 2015.

American Indian items stolen from Liberty Pike residence

(United States of America)

David Melson, Times-Gazette, 6th Oct 2015.

Furious fans demand Maze Runner cast apologise for stealing from Native American burial site

(United States of America)

Rebecca Hawkes, The Telegraph, 6th Oct 2015.

EEUU prorroga un acuerdo con Nicaragua que protege su patrimonio arqueológico

(Nicaragua; United States of America)

USA extends an agreement with Nicaragua that protects archaeological heritage

EFE, WRadio, 6th Oct 2015.

A Terra-cotta Antiquity that Arrived at a Turkish Museum by Mail

(Turkey)

Cihan Kucuk, Hyperallergic, 6th Oct 2015.

Palmyra: Islamic State's demolition in the desert

(Syria)

Dominic Bailey, BBC News, 5th Oct 2015.

Ancient tombs in Fethiye cleaned after controversy

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 5th Oct 2015.

Senior citizen lured with ancient coins, conned of 2 lakh

(India)

Nishikant Karlikar, The Times of India, 5th Oct 2015.

Petitioners Demand Apology For Theft Of Artifacts By 'Maze Runner' Cast

(United States of America)

Ross A. Lincoln, Deadline, 5th Oct 2015.

Audit Shows Possible Threat To Museum Artifacts

(United States of America)

Mark Bellinger, News Channel 5, 5th Oct 2015.

Egypt's embassy in London restores smuggled pharaonic stele

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

The Cairo Post, 3rd Oct 2015.

Art lovers to get a digital address under the Digital India campaign

(India)

Baishali Adak, India Today, 3rd Oct 2015.

Looted Egyptian figurine arrives from France

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 2nd Oct 2015.

Association of Art Museum Directors Establish New Protocol for Protecting Antiquities

(United States of America)

Art Forum, 2nd Oct 2015.

Collapsed Hadrian's Wall repairs carried out

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 2nd Oct 2015.

Getty seeks to preserve memory of Palmyra's Roman ruins through acquisition of rare photography collection

(Syria; United States of America)

Emily Sharpe, The Art Newspaper, 2nd Oct 2015.

Marion True Does Not Deserve Our Sympathy

(General)

Justin St. P. Walsh, Hyperallergic, 2nd Oct 2015.

Serious intention to raise funds to save Sekhemka Egyptian statue

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 2nd Oct 2015.

Pop-Cultural Heritage: The Daily Show, ISIS, and Looted Antiquities

(United States of America)

Katie A. Paul, Huffington Post, 1st Oct 2015.

The Dark Side of Globalization: Fighting Illicit Trade to Safeguard Integrity Across Economies, Markets, and Supply Chains

(United States of America)

David M. Luna, United States Department of State, 1st Oct 2015.

British archaeologist's 19th century engraving found on Turkey's Mount Ida

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 1st Oct 2015.

'Islamic militant' becomes first person ever charged with destruction of heritage sites

(Mali)

Matilda Battersby, The Independent, 1st Oct 2015.

Where Do ISIS-Looted Antiquities Go?

(Iraq; Syria)

Kathleen Caulderwood, Vice, 30th Sep 2015.

Trevor Noah calls Isis 'capitalist hypocrites' for selling stolen artifacts to the US

(United States of America; Iraq; Syria)

Justin Carissimo, The Independent, 30th Sep 2015.

Iraqi historian claims 'Jewish mafia' behind antiquities theft in Middle East

(Iraq)

The Jerusalem Post, 30th Sep 2015.

Uniting Against Threats to Cultural Heritage in Iraq and Syria

(United States of America; Iraq; Syria)

United States Department of State, 30th Sep 2015.

Turkey's Culture Ministry defends restoration at Aspendos

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 30th Sep 2015.

3 tomb raiders die from lack of air while attempting to rob ancient grave in central China

(China)

Associated Press, Fox, 30th Sep 2015.

ISIS Raid Netted Stolen Treasure Trove of Ancient Artifacts

(Syria)

Christopher Dickey, The Daily Beast, 30th Sep 2015.

Information that leads to the significant disruption of Trafficking in Oil and Antiquities Benefiting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)

(United States of America)

Rewards for Justice, 29th Sep 2015.

Cultural property trafficking: Army says ready to help

(Zimbabwe)

Anna Chibamu, New Zimbabwe, 28th Sep 2015.

'Kitchen-grade' marble used in the restoration of ancient city of Aspendos

(Turkey)

BGN News, 28th Sep 2015.

Vanishing artefacts: China's cultural treasures stolen or destroyed from lack of resources

(China)

Reuters, South China Morning Post, 28th Sep 2015.

Man arrested with antiquities

(Cyprus)

In Cyprus, 26th Sep 2015.

ICC arrests rebel accused of attacking ancient Timbuktu monuments

(Mali)

Thomas Escritt, Reuters, 26th Sep 2015.

Egypt FM warns of suicide groups threats to antiquities

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 25th Sep 2015.

Treasures... Beware of artful codgers

(General)

Eleanor Flegg, Irish Independent, 25th Sep 2015.

Turkey major conduit for Syrian 'blood antiquities'

(Turkey; Syria)

Pinar Tremblay, Al Monitor, 25th Sep 2015.

México recupera bajorrelieve monumental

(Mexico; France)

Mexico recovers monumental relief

INAH, 24th Sep 2015.

México recupera en París una pieza olmeca robada hace más de 40 años

(Mexico; France)

Mexico recuperates from Paris an Olmec piece stolen more than 40 years ago

EFE, La Opinión, 24th Sep 2015.

Ancient carving stolen more than 40 years ago in Mexico found in France

(Mexico; France)

Associated Press, Fox, 24th Sep 2015.

Stolen wooden statuette to be repatriated to Egypt from France

(Egypt; France)

The Cairo Post, 24th Sep 2015.

Geneva orders Roman relic returned to Turkey

(Switzerland; Turkey)

The Local, 23rd Sep 2015.

Cambridge academic David Barrowclough jailed for six years after stealing £238k in lottery fraud

(United Kingdom)

Cambridge News, 23rd Sep 2015.

French collector returns gold artifacts to China

(China; France)

Xinhua, 22nd Sep 2015.

Rampant Illicit Cultural property trafficking- security details move in

(Zimbabwe)

Mafriq, Mafriq Music Factory, 22nd Sep 2015.

Lake County Cracks Down on Looting of Native American Artifacts

(United States of America)

Farida Jhabvala Romero, KQED, 21st Sep 2015.

Robo al Museo Arqueológico del Huila, un caso que quedó en la impunidad

(Colombia)

Robbery of the Archaeological museum of Huila, a case that has gone unpunished

Laura Marcela Perdomo, Diario del Huila, 21st Sep 2015.

Sale of Sacred Object Stopped By Museum and Native Leaders

(United States of America)

Frank Hopper, Indian Country Today, 19th Sep 2015.

Why Are People Looting Clear Lake?

(United States of America)

Madeleine Thomas, Pacific Standard, 16th Sep 2015.

Three arrested for stealing artifacts

(Saudi Arabia)

Saudi Gazette, 16th Sep 2015.

Bulgaria aims at improving legislation against artefacts smuggling: culture minister

(Bulgaria)

Focus Information Agency, 16th Sep 2015.

Smuggling India's Antiquities

(India)

Neeta Lal, The Diplomat, 16th Sep 2015.

Reception to welcome back stolen artefacts

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 15th Sep 2015.

La Laguna, de las zonas con mayor robo de piezas en museos: INAH

(Mexico)

La Laguna, among the areas with the most robberies of museum pieces: INAH

Belem Hernández, El Sol de Durango, 15th Sep 2015.

Tradition of vandalizing China's treasures endures at Palace Museum

(China)

Want China Times, 15th Sep 2015.

German culture ministry tones down controversial cultural property bill

(Germany)

Julia Michalska, The Art Newspaper, 15th Sep 2015.

Tutankhamun's mask to undergo restoration in October

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Sep 2015.

Theft of Medieval Coins From Scottish Museum Linked to Strikes

(United Kingdom)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 14th Sep 2015.

Lights, Camera, Antiquities

(General)

Christie's, 14th Sep 2015.

California wildfires reveal artifacts; state officials working to stop looters

(United States of America)

Associated Press, San Jose Mercury News, 14th Sep 2015.

Digging for antiquities, a dream to get rich fast in Upper Egypt

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 13th Sep 2015.

The revised mission of the Green family's Museum of the Bible

(United States of America)

Noah Charney, Tulsa World, 13th Sep 2015.

Ancient artifacts yield a modern dilemma: What can be collected legally?

(United States of America)

Louis Sahagun, Los Angeles Times, 12th Sep 2015.

Thieves make off with museum's medieval coins

(United Kingdom)

John Connell, Edinburgh Evening News, 11th Sep 2015.

Bid to kill criminal counts against ex-Mayor Stephen Reed is 'premature,' AG spokesman says

(United States of America)

Matt Miller, Penn Live, 10th Sep 2015.

Why Scientists and Scholars Can't Get Their Facts Straight

(General)

Joel Baden, The Atlantic, 10th Sep 2015.

Cultural objects lent to National Museum of Australia to have extra protection

(Australia)

Clare Colley, The Canberra Times, 10th Sep 2015.

Antiquities robbers destroy 1,400-year-old church mosaic

(Israel)

Yori Yalon, Israel Hayom, 8th Sep 2015.

It's Gonna Cost at Least $110,000 to Repair King Tut's Damaged Mask

(Egypt)

George Dvorsky, io9, 8th Sep 2015.

MU professor and research specialist head to trial over stolen artifacts

(United States of America)

Allyson Sherwin, The Maneater, 8th Sep 2015.

Metal Detector Charged With Selling Artifacts From Murcia Via Internet

(Spain)

Murcia Today, 8th Sep 2015.

Weak security plagues Egypt's archaeological sites

(Egypt)

Khalid Hassan, Al Monitor, 7th Sep 2015.

Destrucción de acervo en Huapalcalco

(Mexico)

Destruction of heritage at Huapalcalco

María Antonieta Islas Tulancingo, Criterio, 7th Sep 2015.

Vandals trash ancient leper hospital ruins

(United Kingdom)

Clacton Gazette, 6th Sep 2015.

Utah park wants to educate, not prosecute, after defacing

(United States of America)

Mary Mogan Edwards, The Columbus Dispatch, 5th Sep 2015.

Canada returns seized Phoenician artifact to Lebanon

(Lebanon; Canada)

Dean Beeby, CBC, 5th Sep 2015.

How to buy antiquities

(General)

Kathryn Tully, Financial Times, 4th Sep 2015.

Alamo guide acted quickly to stop vandalism

(United States of America)

Scott Huddleston, San Antonio Express-News, 4th Sep 2015.

Richmond man pleads guilty to complex Chinese treasure 'gold' scam

(Canada; China)

Jennifer Saltman, The Province, 4th Sep 2015.

Urge que fuerzas federales cuiden vestigios encontrados en Altamira

(Mexico)

Federal forces needed to safeguard remains found in Altamira

Diana Alvarado, Hoy Tamaulipas, 4th Sep 2015.

New Digital Archaeology Effort Attempts to Capture Cultural Heritage Before It's Gone

(General)

Jillian Steinhauer, Hyperallergic, 4th Sep 2015.

Bail Plea of Idol smuggler Subhash Kapoor rejected

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 4th Sep 2015.

Artifact rescuer says world must protect antiquities

(Iraq; Syria)

Daniel Estrin, The Times of Israel, 3rd Sep 2015.

Rare Sarcophagus Discovered at Ashkelon Building Site

(Israel)

Artuz Sheva, Arutz Sheva, 3rd Sep 2015.

Rock art allegedly vandalized by college geology students

(United States of America)

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL, 3rd Sep 2015.

Ancient Greek Coin to Be Sent Back to Greece from Switzerland

(Greece; Switzerland)

Anastassios Adamopoulos, Greek Reporter, 3rd Sep 2015.

£1.5m ancient Greek statue looted from Libyan heritage site 'must be returned'

(Libya; United Kingdom)

David Mercer, The Independent, 2nd Sep 2015.

Germany offers €50,000 grant to help restore Tutankhamun's mask

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Sep 2015.

Police investigating suspicious east Jerusalem tunnel adjacent to Rockefeller Museum

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 1st Sep 2015.

More than 3,000 artifacts seized in Istanbul raid

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 1st Sep 2015.

The True Report of a Former Getty Curator Lost in Scandal

(United States of America)

Seph Rodney, Hyperallergic, 31st Aug 2015.

Frenar invasiones en las zonas arqueológicas, pide Lilia Mendoza

(Mexico)

Curb incursions at archaeological sites says Lilia Mendoza

NSS Oaxaca, 31st Aug 2015.

Scotland's elite archaeologists target global tomb raiders

(General)

Judith Duffy, The Herald, 30th Aug 2015.

Auction for bargain hunters! Bonhams puts 'cheaper' items under the hammer to attract new collectors

(China)

Lana Lam, South China Morning Post, 30th Aug 2015.

Arequipa: millonario robo en museo de la Unsa

(Peru)

La Republica, 28th Aug 2015.

Stolen artefacts repatriated

(Cyprus; Germany)

Cyprus Mail, 28th Aug 2015.

Fincham: Syria will need the culture that ISIS hopes to destroy

(Syria)

Derek Fincham, Houston Chronicle, 28th Aug 2015.

Hermitage Museum vulnerable to vandalism as police end protection

(Russia)

Ukraine Today, 28th Aug 2015.

Gang dupes promising to sell ancient coin with magical powers

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 28th Aug 2015.

Bull figure returns to Turkey

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 28th Aug 2015.

Former Lander Museum Director found Guilty of Larceny of theft of materials

(United States of America)

County10, 28th Aug 2015.

Ancient Tomb In Spain Destroyed And Replaced With A Picnic Table

(Spain)

Laura Wagner, NPR, 27th Aug 2015.

Can the Market Help Preserve Threatened Antiquities?

(General)

Leila Amineddoleh, The Wall Street Journal, 27th Aug 2015.

ISIL and Antiquities Trafficking: FBI Warns Dealers, Collectors About Terrorist Loot

(General)

FBI, 26th Aug 2015.

Target practice at Utah Lake is erasing ancient art

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Local News 8, 26th Aug 2015.

Archaeological looting case illustrates threat to native culture; new collaboration tackles problem

(United States of America)

Elizabeth Larson, Lake County News, 26th Aug 2015.

Three found dead digging for artifacts in Monufiya

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 25th Aug 2015.

Gift from Te Puea, jewellery, combs taken in theft

(New Zealand)

Elton Smallman, Stuff.co.nz, 25th Aug 2015.

Disgraced Getty Curator Marion True Roars Back With Tell-All Memoir

(United States of America)

Alanna Martinez, Observer, 25th Aug 2015.

Native American artifacts found in van

(United States of America)

Berenice Quirino, Lake County Record-Bee, 25th Aug 2015.

Young Israeli Girl Breaks 2,000-year-old Vase, Museum Says Thanks

(Israel)

Nir Hasson, Haaretz, 25th Aug 2015.

French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia

(Spain)

The Local, 24th Aug 2015.

Why it's all right to be more horrified by the razing of Palmyra than mass murder

(Syria)

Julian Baggini, The Guardian, 24th Aug 2015.

Crystal Skulls & Ape-Man Bones: 6 Archaeological Forgeries That Tried to Change History

(General)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 24th Aug 2015.

Statue 'might never be seen in public again'

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Ian Johnston, IOL, 24th Aug 2015.

Zimbabwe: Safeguarding Our Cultural Property

(Zimbabwe)

The Herald, All Africa, 24th Aug 2015.

Baby girl's missing headstone returned, 70 years later

(United States of America)

Casey Logan, Omaha.com, 23rd Aug 2015.

Egypt in crowd-funding campaign to save ancient statue sold by UK museum

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 23rd Aug 2015.

Heritage group plans to return cultural assets to Afghanistan

(Japan; Afghanistan)

Yomiuri Shimbun, The Japan News, 23rd Aug 2015.

Renowned blade stolen years ago to go on display in home area

(Japan)

Taro Mizoguchi, The Asahi Shimbun, 23rd Aug 2015.

Argentina to restore 4,000 artefacts to Ecuador and Peru

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

BBC News, 22nd Aug 2015.

Sudan wants to stiffen penalties for stealing antiques

(Sudan)

The Sudan Tribune, 22nd Aug 2015.

One of the world's most respected curators vanished from the art world. Now she wants to tell her story.

(United States of America)

Geoff Edgers, The Washington Post, 22nd Aug 2015.

Egypt's antiquities ministry urges Egyptians to donate to buy ancient statue sold by museum

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Maram Mazen, Star Tribune, 22nd Aug 2015.

Fernandez Calls on West to Return 'Snatched' Cultural Heritage

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

TelesurTV, 22nd Aug 2015.

Inside the Stephen Reed scandal

(United States of America)

Brad Bumsted, TribLive, 22nd Aug 2015.

Tráfico que continúa: el patrimonio de Bolivia sale por las fronteras

(Bolivia)

Trafficking continues: the heritage of Bolivia heads for the borders

Luis Fernando Cantoral, eju!, 22nd Aug 2015.

Restituyen fardo funerario prehispánico al gobierno peruano

(Mexico; Peru)

Prehispanic funerary offering repatriated to the Peruvian Government

INAH, 21st Aug 2015.

Museum theft sparks security review

(United Kingdom)

Times & Star, 21st Aug 2015.

Syria's antiquities: Why we must protect the region's ancient artifacts

(Syria)

Halil Sanismaz, Daily Sabah, 21st Aug 2015.

'Bears Ears' latest battleground in Utah monument fight

(United States of America)

Phil Taylor, EENews, 21st Aug 2015.

Police hunt burglar after antique tea set stolen from stately home

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 21st Aug 2015.

Marion True, the exiled curator, in her own words

(United States of America)

Geoff Edgers, The Washington Post, 20th Aug 2015.

Two Syrians detained for smuggling Ottoman era coins

(Turkey; Syria)

Hurriyet Daily News, 20th Aug 2015.

To save world heritage sites from destruction, the US should bring back Monuments Men

(United States of America)

Ronald Lee Fleming, Global Post, 20th Aug 2015.

Dancing Shiva may not be stolen, says National Gallery chairman

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 20th Aug 2015.

The Case For Buying Antiquities To Save Them

(General)

Gary Vikan, The Wall Street Journal, 19th Aug 2015.

Beheaded Syrian scholar refused to lead Isis to hidden Palmyra antiquities

(Syria)

Kareem Shaheen, The Guardian, 19th Aug 2015.

Family to be compensated for Burrell Collection Nazi loot

(United Kingdom)

Nicola Sullivan, Museums Journal, 18th Aug 2015.

Appeal after thieves steal Roman altar from museum

(United Kingdom)

Freya Findlay, News & Star, 17th Aug 2015.

BBC among broadcasters to repeatedly breach Ofcom broadcasting code over funded content

(United Kingdom)

Ian Burrell, The Independent, 17th Aug 2015.

Strapped for Cash, Some Greeks Turn to Ancient Source of Wealth

(Greece)

Nick Romeo, National Geographic, 17th Aug 2015.

Artifacts from Crimean Museums Are Held Hostage by Politics

(Ukraine; Russia; Netherlands)

Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 17th Aug 2015.

DHS demands TCC and authorities the recovery of Mohenjodaro articles theft

(Pakistan)

Pakistan Christian Post, 16th Aug 2015.

Looters desecrating state park sites

(United States of America)

J. Harry Jones, The San Diego Union-Tribune, 14th Aug 2015.

Court fight over Maori artefacts comes to an end

(New Zealand)

Imran Ali, The Northern Advocate, 14th Aug 2015.

2600 Zim artefacts looted

(Zimbabwe; United Kingdom)

Lovemore Mataire, The Herald, 14th Aug 2015.

The China Collectors by Karl E. Meyer & Shareen Blair Brysac [Review]

(General)

Donna Yates, Anonymous Swiss Collector, 14th Aug 2015.

PGR va tras grafiteros de pinturas rupestres

(Mexico)

PGR going after rock art vandals

Associated Press, Sipse, 12th Aug 2015.

Dutch boy steals Pompeii relic to pay for iPhone

(Italy)

The Local, 11th Aug 2015.

Government extends Sekhemka export bar

(United Kingdom)

Patrick Steel, Museums Journal, 11th Aug 2015.

What's Behind China's Professional Tomb Raiding Trend?

(China)

Helen Thompson, Smithsonian, 11th Aug 2015.

Honolulu Museum of Art sues donor for nearly $1M for selling undocumented art

(United States of America)

Lorin Eleni Gill, Pacific Business News, 10th Aug 2015.

From Nataraja to Yogini Vrishanana, 13 antiques India did bring back

(India)

The Indian Express, 10th Aug 2015.

A step toward bringing Korean treasures home

(South Korea)

Kim Hyung-Eun, Korea JoongAng Daily, 10th Aug 2015.

Saqueadores de cuevas atacan en Tulum

(Mexico)

Looters attack caves at Tulum

Novedades Quintana Roo, 9th Aug 2015.

Imprimir Enviar Fiebre del oro destruye aldea de 2.300 años en Puerto Jiménez

(Costa Rica)

Gold fever destroys 2300 years old site in Puerto Jiménez

Andrea Solano B., La Nación, 9th Aug 2015.

Protecting The Past

(Pakistan)

The Nation, 8th Aug 2015.

Ancient treasures in the backyard

(Cambodia)

Bennett Murray, The Phnom Penh Post, 8th Aug 2015.

How A Candy Magnate Helped Bring A Holy Collection Home

(United States of America)

Micah Schweizer, NPR, 8th Aug 2015.

Glasgow to pay compensation to family whose Burrell Collection art was lost to Nazis

(United Kingdom)

Phil Miller, Herald News, 8th Aug 2015.

Vandal carves initials into ancient Ring of Brodgar standing stones

(United Kingdom)

STV, 7th Aug 2015.

Senate Bill Hopes To Stop Looted Syrian Artifacts From Reaching The U.S.

(United States of America)

Mike Giglio, BuzzFeed, 7th Aug 2015.

Large number of artifacts smuggled to US, EU: Pervaiz

(Pakistan)

Inamullah Khattak, The Nation, 7th Aug 2015.

These Academics Are Outracing (and Outwitting) ISIS

(Syria; Iraq)

Danny Lewis, Smithsonian, 7th Aug 2015.

Remembering Barbara Mertz

(United States of America)

Deborah Lehr, Huffington Post, 6th Aug 2015.

Museum theft: More than meets the eye

(India)

The Shillong Times, 6th Aug 2015.

Missouri professor, researcher accused of removing artifacts

(United States of America)

Chron, 6th Aug 2015.

Marginan a la mayoría de zonas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Most archaeological sites marginalised

Informador, 6th Aug 2015.

Quincy police make arrest in burglary at History Museum

(United States of America)

Valaree Dunn, WGEM, 6th Aug 2015.

MU professor, researcher charged with illegally taking artifacts

(United States of America)

Alan Burdziak, Columbia Daily Tribute, 5th Aug 2015.

UPDATE: Stolen Artifacts Left at Twin Falls Police Department

(United States of America)

Associated Press, MagicValley.com, 5th Aug 2015.

John Henry Merryman: Art Law Pioneer and Much-Loved Colleague

(General)

Terry Nagel, Stanford Law School, 5th Aug 2015.

World 13 Exclusive Photos Of Looted (And Fake) Syrian Artifacts For Sale

(Syria)

Mike Giglio, BuzzFeed, 5th Aug 2015.

Ramsgate Maritime Museum reopens after burglary damage

(United Kingdom)

James Rose, Kent Online, 5th Aug 2015.

Who flipped off security cam and then stole historic gun, tomahawk?

(United States of America)

KBOI2, 4th Aug 2015.

Vandalised ancient boundary stone in Inverness is restored

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 4th Aug 2015.

The Bizarre Tale of 'ISIS Book Club'

(Iraq; Syria)

Damaris Colhoun, Atlas Obscura, 4th Aug 2015.

Monuments Woman

(Iraq)

TCT Magazine, 4th Aug 2015.

Exclusive Video Shows Illicit Archaeological Dig In ISIS Stronghold

(Syria)

Mike Giglio, BuzzFeed, 3rd Aug 2015.

A Museum Survives in Crimea

(Ukraine; Russia)

Masha Lipman, The New Yorker, 3rd Aug 2015.

8 theft cases of antiquities reported: Government

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Economic Times, 3rd Aug 2015.

India struggles to halt multimillion dollar trade in stolen artworks

(India)

Jason Burke, The Guardian, 3rd Aug 2015.

China Focus: Tomb raiders put Chinese history in grave danger

(China)

Hou Qiang, Xinhua, 2nd Aug 2015.

The antiquities thief who became one of Britain's richest men

(Israel; United Kingdom)

Ofer Aderet, Haaretz, 2nd Aug 2015.

Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control

(Ukraine; Russia)

Associated Press, Daily Herald, 1st Aug 2015.

Italy returns Iran's stolen antiques

(Iran; Italy)

Mehr News Agency, 1st Aug 2015.

'Unique' arrows discovered in stolen SUV

(Canada)

Laura Fraser, Herald News, 1st Aug 2015.

Looters find path to export antiquities via Lebanon

(Lebanon)

Al Monitor, 31st Jul 2015.

How are Austerity Measures Harming Architectural and Archeological Preservation in Greece?

(Greece)

Patrick Sisson, Curbed, 31st Jul 2015.

Neo-Nazi group loses appeal to inherit $250K coin collection

(Canada)

CBC, 31st Jul 2015.

Inside the Underground Trade to Sell Off Syria's History

(Syria)

Mike Giglio, BuzzFeed, 30th Jul 2015.

India demands return of objects stolen from its temples

(India)

AMA, 30th Jul 2015.

New Technique May Identify Stolen Stones

(United Kingdom)

Archaeology, 30th Jul 2015.

Ancient pictographs near Helena irreparably vandalized

(United States of America)

Tom Kuglin, Independent Record, 30th Jul 2015.

Antiquities theft thwarted near Beit Shemesh in late night helicopter chase

(Israel)

Hayah Goldlist-Eichler, The Jerusalem Post, 30th Jul 2015.

Statues built on ancient bricks

(Cambodia)

Khouth Sophak Chakrya, The Phnom Penh Post, 30th Jul 2015.

Feds probe MU artifact collection

(United States of America)

Curtis Johnson, The Herald-Dispatch, 29th Jul 2015.

Criminal case opened on 'damaging world's oldest wooden statue'

(Russia; Germany)

The Siberian Times, 29th Jul 2015.

Antiquities Found on Shipwreck That Carried Elgin Marbles

(Greece)

Rossella Lorenzi, Discovery News, 28th Jul 2015.

Committee constituted for framing security policy of museums

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 27th Jul 2015.

Sekhemka statue export: PM David Cameron urged to "intervene"

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 26th Jul 2015.

Ancient coins missing from Lucknow museum

(India)

The Asian Age, 26th Jul 2015.

Dr. Morris Confirms That Myles Damaged Uxbenka

(Belize)

Daniel Ortiz, 7 News Belize, 24th Jul 2015.

Bangs Hallet House robbery in Yarmouth remains unsolved

(United States of America)

Conor Powers-Smith, Wicked Local, 24th Jul 2015.

Carson man pleads guilty in case of stolen antiques

(United States of America)

Andrew Oxford, The Taos News, 24th Jul 2015.

Ex-mayor of Pennsylvania's capital charged with corruption

(United States of America)

Alan Binder, Sentinel Republic, 24th Jul 2015.

The National Museum: Gilded threads of gifting and looting

(India; Russia)

Nayanjot Lahiri, Hindustan Times, 24th Jul 2015.

Cajamarca: Police seize Pre-Inca blankets

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 23rd Jul 2015.

The Ultimate Temple Raider?: Inside an Antiquities-Smuggling Operation

(India)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 23rd Jul 2015.

Return of Chinese Antiquities Sparks Collectors' Fury

(France; China)

Sébastien Blanc, Khmer Times, 23rd Jul 2015.

Emprenderán proceso legal contra daño patrimonial en Tlaltizapán

(Mexico)

Legal proceedings begun for loss of heritage in Tlaltizapán

Angelina Albarrán, El Sol de Cuautla, 23rd Jul 2015.

PGR rescata piezas mayas

(Mexico)

PGR rescues Maya artefacts

La Verdad, 21st Jul 2015.

Artifact smuggling, recovery both on the rise

(Turkey)

Ahmet Topal, Daily Sabah, 21st Jul 2015.

Enduring controversy: BP sponsorship ignites new row over British Museum's Indigenous exhibition

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 21st Jul 2015.

'Chinese student held in Iraq not IS linked'

(Iraq)

IANS, Business Standard, 20th Jul 2015.

Ohio university grapples with case of missing mosaic

(United States of America; Turkey)

Jennifer Pinkowski, Al Jazeera, 19th Jul 2015.

Polonnaruwa museum is exposed to theft due to malfunction of main door

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 17th Jul 2015.

US Returns Looted Artifacts to Iraq—But Are Some Fakes?

(Iraq; United States of America)

Alanna Martinez, Observer, 17th Jul 2015.

Baselitz removes art from Dresden gallery

(Germany)

DW, 17th Jul 2015.

"When they are destroyed they are gone permanently": Museum asks detectorists not to melt Civil War musket and cannon balls

(United Kingdom)

Ben Miller, Culture 24, 16th Jul 2015.

Meeting to tackle heritage crime at Bexhill Museum

(United Kingdom)

Bexhill-on-sea Observer, 16th Jul 2015.

Artifacts looted during the Iraq invasion turned up in the house of an Islamic State leader

(Iraq; United States of America)

Loveday Morris, The Washington Post, 15th Jul 2015.

Serpent Mound vandal's punishment: Research paper?

(United States of America)

Carrie Blackmore Smith, Cincinnati.com, 15th Jul 2015.

U.S. delivers Iraqi antiquities seized in raid on Islamic State

(Iraq; Syria)

Saif Hameed, Reuters, 15th Jul 2015.

Ex-Harrisburg mayor accused of corruption

(United States of America)

Karen Langley, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 14th Jul 2015.

Why Baselitz could be the first of many artists to 'bloodlet' Germany's museums

(Germany)

Peter Raue, DW, 14th Jul 2015.

Egyptian authorities seize guns, drugs and stolen art in operation targeting illicit goods

(Egypt)

Interpol, 13th Jul 2015.

Congressional House Chairman Bishop Calls Native American Artifacts "Bull Crap – Not an Antiquity"

(United States of America)

Native News Online, 13th Jul 2015.

Thief returns stolen Roman ballista stones

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 13th Jul 2015.

Syria civil war: Bomb damages Aleppo's ancient citadel

(Syria)

BBC News, 12th Jul 2015.

Thailand returns 16 smuggled artefacts to Cambodia

(Thailand; Cambodia)

Prangthong Jitcharoenkul, Bangkok Post, 12th Jul 2015.

Cambodia Creates 'Border Pass' for Workers in Thailand

(Cambodia; Thailand)

Chea Vannak, Khmer Times, 12th Jul 2015.

Elgin debt relief

(United Kingdom; Greece)

Jonathan Foreman, Politico, 10th Jul 2015.

Essex Police leads national campaign targeting illegal treasure hunters

(United Kingdom)

Will Lodge, East Anglian Daily Times, 10th Jul 2015.

Collector Fights for African Art

(Angola)

Raphael Minder, The New York Times, 9th Jul 2015.

Serpent Mound suspect arrested

(United States of America)

Times Gazette, 8th Jul 2015.

Two Dacian gold coins recovered in Poland

(Romania; Poland)

ActMedia, 8th Jul 2015.

El Retorno de lo Nuestro- Patrimonio Recuperado

(Costa Rica)

The Return of What's Ours: Recovered Heritage

Costa Rica On, 8th Jul 2015.

Iraq celebrates return of antiquities, appeals for world help

(Iraq)

Dominic Evans, Reuters, 8th Jul 2015.

35 Greco-Roman artifacts seized in illicit digging attempt in Alexandria

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 8th Jul 2015.

Father enlists 4 kids to unearth 'treasure' from Second Temple period protected by 'demon'

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 8th Jul 2015.

Israel cites boycotts, foreign relations in refusal to divulge West Bank archaeology info

(Israel)

Nir Hasson, Haaretz, 8th Jul 2015.

Demandan rescate de vestigios arqueológicos de Tlaltizapán

(Mexico)

Demands to save the archaeological sites of Tlaltizapán

Evaristo Torres, La Unión de Morelos, 7th Jul 2015.

France discreetly returns looted gold antiquities to China

(France; China)

Henry Samuel, The Telegraph, 6th Jul 2015.

Precious artefacts get damaged, others face risk of theft during shifting

(Pakistan)

Peerzada Salman, Dawn, 5th Jul 2015.

Serpent Mound damaged by vandalism over Fourth of July weekend

(United States of America)

Rory Ryan, The Highland County Press, 5th Jul 2015.

A part of Tutmosis Karnak column arrives home from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 5th Jul 2015.

Museum hands back Renaissance riches linked to Nazi looters

(United Kingdom)

Anita Singh, The Telegraph, 5th Jul 2015.

UNESCO lists Yemen world heritage sites as endangered

(Yemen)

AFP, Art Daily, 3rd Jul 2015.

Pläne der Bundesregierung: Scharfe Sanktionen beim Kunsthandel

(Germany)

Federal government plans tough sanctions against art trading

Spiegel Online, 3rd Jul 2015.

Palmyra: looting under the rebels, the Assad regime and the Islamic State?

(Syria)

Sam Hardy, Conflict Antiquities, 3rd Jul 2015.

Looted in Syria – and sold in London: the British antiques shops dealing in artefacts smuggled by Isis

(United Kingdom; Syria)

Rachel Shabi, The Guardian, 3rd Jul 2015.

Gov't Restrictions Block Ways for Chinese Relics to Return Home

(China)

CRIEnglish, 3rd Jul 2015.

Isis militants destroy 2,000-year-old statue of lion at Palmyra

(Syria)

AFP, The Guardian, 2nd Jul 2015.

Chinese Art Professor Devoted to Ancient African Artifact Protection

(Togo)

All Africa, 2nd Jul 2015.

Pongpat gets 2 more years

(Thailand)

Bangkok Post, 1st Jul 2015.

British Museum's ivory icons denied US entry for loan show

(United States of America)

Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 1st Jul 2015.

ICE HSI partners with major art collector to recover stolen idol from India

(United States of America; India)

ICE, 1st Jul 2015.

Chinese man fights for return of 100 million yuan in seized antiques, ancient artefacts

(China)

Ellis Liang, South China Morning Post, 1st Jul 2015.

Signing up to the Hague Convention will do nothing to stop ISIS

(United Kingdom)

Tiffany Jenkins, Apollo, 30th Jun 2015.

Windows to the past

(India)

Rishabh Shroff, The Indian Express, 30th Jun 2015.

Lucrar con el pasado: venta del patrimonio arqueológico de Michoacán

(Mexico)

Profit from the past: The sale of the archaeological heritage of Michoacán

José Luis Ceja Guerra, Cambio de Michoacán, 29th Jun 2015.

Museums and looted art: the ethical dilemma of preserving world cultures

(General)

Kanishk Tharoor, The Guardian, 29th Jun 2015.

Museum searching for 'devastated' boy who accidentally smashed ancient jug

(United Kingdom)

Oliver Wheaton, Metro, 29th Jun 2015.

Chinese visitor face charges in ancient art scam

(Canada)

Chuck Chiang, Vancouver Sun, 29th Jun 2015.

Calculan saqueo de 30 mil objetos de cultura maya

(Mexico)

Looting of 30,000 cultural objects calculated

Notimex, El Universal, 29th Jun 2015.

Almost a third of China's Great Wall has disappeared

(China)

AFP, The Guardian, 29th Jun 2015.

Egypt's Karnak temple theft claims 'unfounded': Officials

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 28th Jun 2015.

Hallan 14 tumbas pertenecientes a culturas Mochica, Chimú y Lambayeque

(Peru)

14 tombs of the Moche, Chimu, and Lambayeque cultures found

Andina, 27th Jun 2015.

Yemeni Heritage, Saudi Vandalism

(Yemen)

Lamya Khalidi, The New York Times, 26th Jun 2015.

Panchaloha idols stolen from cave temple

(India)

The Hindu, 25th Jun 2015.

Saqueadores afectan zonas de importancia histórica en Zapotitlán

(Mexico)

Looters hit areas of historical significance in Zapotitlán

Elizabeth Rodríguez Lezama, La Journada de Oriente, 23rd Jun 2015.

Three 'astdhatu' idols stolen from the 1,200-year-old temple in Kanpur's Mahoba

(India)

Faiz Rahman Siddiqui, The Times of India, 23rd Jun 2015.

Victimized by Vandals

(Canada)

Gabriela Panza-Beltrandi, Cold Lake Sun, 22nd Jun 2015.

Iran, Syria sign security cooperation MoU

(Iran; Syria)

KUNA, Kuwait News Agency, 22nd Jun 2015.

University Of Ibadan Raided By Robbers

(Nigeria)

Judith Blodun, Naij, 21st Jun 2015.

UK to adopt Hague Convention to protect artefacts in war zones

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 21st Jun 2015.

Antique coins smuggling attempt foiled by Cairo airport authorities

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 21st Jun 2015.

Committee to dig into allegations of fraud at Archaeology Dept

(Sri Lanka)

Rishan Hannan, News First, 21st Jun 2015.

«Μουσείο» έκρυβε 65χρονη στην Κάλυμνο

(Greece)

Kalymnos "Museum" hid 65 looted antiquities

In.gr, 20th Jun 2015.

Ma'arra Mosaic Museum suffers massive destruction in barrel bomb attack by 'Syrian army helicopters'

(Syria)

Fiona Keating, International Business Times, 20th Jun 2015.

The Chinese Want Their Art Back

(China)

Karl E. Meyer, The New York Times, 20th Jun 2015.

Italy's Artifacts Police Wage Global War, Recover 137,000 Objects

(Italy)

Frank Viviano, National Geographic, 19th Jun 2015.

Queensland Art Gallery may have to return stolen antiquities

(Australia; India; Nepal)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 19th Jun 2015.

العراق يسترد 663 قطعة أثرية مهربة لثلاث دول

(Iraq)

Iraq recovers 663 artefacts smuggled to three countries

Face Iraq, 18th Jun 2015.

PERÚ: Invasores persisten en ocupar sitio arqueológico ubicado en Trujillo

(Peru)

Peru: Squatters continue to occupy archaeological site in Trujillo

Entorno Inteligente, 18th Jun 2015.

Idol thieves are adopting innovative ways: Philip

(India)

Gayatri Jayaraman, India Today, 18th Jun 2015.

Greek former archaeologist held for allegedly pilfering digs

(Greece)

Associated Press, The San Diego Union-Tribune, 18th Jun 2015.

Pretendía vender por Internet 187 piezas arqueológicas

(Spain)

Attempt to sell 187 archaeological objects on the internet

La Opinión de Murcia, 17th Jun 2015.

Arsonists torch storerooms with 4,000-year-old artifacts

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 16th Jun 2015.

The stench of scandal

(General)

B. N. Goswamy, The Tribune, 14th Jun 2015.

Unique stolen ancient Egyptian statue to return from Germany soon

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Jun 2015.

Archaeological Survey of India discovers smuggled Indian antiques in Singapore museum

(India; Singapore)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 14th Jun 2015.

Definen factores que afectan a zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Defining factors that have an effect on archaeological sites in Escuinapa.

Sugey Estrada, Noreste.com, 13th Jun 2015.

How provenance became sexy

(General)

Gina Fairley, Visual Arts Hub, 12th Jun 2015.

Trece piezas subastadas en EE.UU. salieron del Perú ilegalmente

(Peru; United States of America)

Thirteen pieces auctioned in the U.S. left Peru illegally

El Comercio, 12th Jun 2015.

US House of Representatives Passes Controversial Art Protection Bill

(United States of America)

Laura C. Mallonee, Hyperallergic, 12th Jun 2015.

Living in the Past: Landowners often loot or destroy archaeological sites. Is this new subdivision a solution?

(United States of America)

Nick Romeo, Slate, 12th Jun 2015.

Sofia Airport customs officers foil attempt to smuggle out ancient coins in routers

(Bulgaria)

The Sofia Globe, 12th Jun 2015.

Lebanon safeguards region's cultural heritage

(Lebanon)

Elise Knutson, The Daily Star, 12th Jun 2015.

Cyprus, Iraq sign agreement on bilateral political cooperation

(Iraq; Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 12th Jun 2015.

Antiquities: An Open Market Won't Stop Smuggling

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, Swarajya, 11th Jun 2015.

Vindolanda thieves steal face from 2,000 year-old Roman statue

(United Kingdom)

Mike Kelly, Chronicle, 10th Jun 2015.

Senators Attempt to Protect Stolen Jewish Artifacts in Iraq From ISIS

(United States of America; Iraq)

Suzanne Vega, JP Updates, 10th Jun 2015.

Heritage Watch scheme launched at Hedingham Castle

(United Kingdom)

East Anglian Daily Times, 10th Jun 2015.

Militants Hit Karnak Temple, in 2nd Recent Attack on Egyptian Tourist Sites

(Egypt)

David D. Kirkpatrick, The New York Times, 10th Jun 2015.

'Cave of the Skulls' Robbers Get Prison Term in Israel

(Israel)

Tia Ghose, Live Science, 9th Jun 2015.

Bonhams Returns Ancient Hermes Head Illegally Smuggled Out of Greece

(Greece)

A. Makris, Greek Reporter, 9th Jun 2015.

Digital Monuments Men wage online war against Islamic State looting

(United Kingdom; Iraq; Syria)

Ben Farmer, The Telegraph, 6th Jun 2015.

Late period bronze artefacts are in GEM storage, not missing: Ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Jun 2015.

The world may be ignoring the destruction of cultural treasures in Yemen

(Yemen)

Adam Taylor, The Washington Post, 5th Jun 2015.

British Museum 'guarding' object looted from Syria

(United Kingdom; Syria)

BBC News, 5th Jun 2015.

Treasure Hunters Raid Soon-to-Be-Excavated Ancient Thracian Tumuli in Bulgaria's Tatarevo

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 5th Jun 2015.

Ecuador analiza convenio de cooperación con Reino de Camboya para protección de patrimonio cultural y natural

(Ecuador; Cambodia)

Ecuador considers a Memorandum of Understanding with the Kingdom of Cambodia for the protection of cultural and national heritage

Ecuador Inmediato, 4th Jun 2015.

UN unable to stop IS relic-smuggling from Iraq and Syria

(Syria; Iraq)

James Reinl, Middle East Eye, 4th Jun 2015.

Gunmen kill two tourism police near Giza pyramids

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 3rd Jun 2015.

Archaeologists and criminologists are looking at ways to combat the illicit trade in antiquities

(General)

Donna Yates, History Today, 2nd Jun 2015.

Stolen art? Why no one can say for sure

(General)

Charlotte Burns, The Art Newspaper, 2nd Jun 2015.

Federal agents comb records for disgraced dealer Subhash Kapoor's sales and gifts

(United States of America)

Jason Felch, The Art Newspaper, 2nd Jun 2015.

The secret way Islamic State makes its money

(Iraq; Syria)

Charis Chang, news.com.au, 2nd Jun 2015.

Two curators arrested in Egypt for forging antiquities

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 2nd Jun 2015.

Calls to open looted-art archives grow louder

(General)

Melanie Gerlis, The Art Newspaper, 2nd Jun 2015.

Indo-Scythian era: Silver rush eats away at 2,000-year-old city

(Pakistan)

Muhammad Sadaqat, The Express Tribune, 2nd Jun 2015.

Museums band together to watch for looted Iraqi artifacts

(Iraq)

Associated Press, Yahoo News, 1st Jun 2015.

Egypt recovers 32 smuggled artefacts from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Jun 2015.

Raiding the tomb raiders

(China)

Global Times, 31st May 2015.

Ancient Roman City Ratiaria in Bulgaria's Archar Assaulted by Brutal Treasure Hunters Yet Again

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 31st May 2015.

Attempt to smuggle Islamic artefacts foiled in Egypt's Damietta

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 31st May 2015.

Egypt foils attempt to smuggle 135 Islamic artifacts

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 30th May 2015.

Bulgarian Police Seize Rare 5th Century BC Ancient Thracian Krater from Treasure Hunter

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 29th May 2015.

Selling Private Collection of Artifacts Requires Special Care

(General)

Paul Sullivan, The New York Times, 29th May 2015.

Four Arrested in Crete for Attempting to Illegally Sell Priceless Minoan-Era Statuette

(Greece)

A. Makris, Greek Reporter, 29th May 2015.

U.N. Resolves to Combat Plundering of Antiquities by ISIS

(General)

Rick Gladstone, The New York Times, 28th May 2015.

Mystery men hunt cultural past stolen by ISIL

(Iraq; Syria)

Jonathan Gornall, The National, 28th May 2015.

China makes mass arrests over stolen artefacts

(China)

BBC News, 27th May 2015.

ISIS Executes 20 Men In Palmyra's Ancient Amphitheater

(Syria)

Reuters, 27th May 2015.

175 grave robbers arrested in biggest-ever tomb raid

(China)

CCTV, 27th May 2015.

Millennium-old temple idol stolen in Kasaragod

(India)

Manorama, 27th May 2015.

Hopis seek federal help to stop katsina auctions

(United States of America; France)

Dennis Wagner, AZ Central, 27th May 2015.

Egypt to recover Mamluk vase

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 27th May 2015.

The Case of Italy's Stolen 1,800-Year-Old Sarcophagus Lid

(United States of America; Italy)

Barbie Latza Nadeau, The Daily Beast, 27th May 2015.

Perú recuperó 74 piezas arqueológicas que permanecían en Chile

(Peru; Chile)

Peru recovered 74 archaeological pieces that were in Chile

El Comercio, 26th May 2015.

India Looks To Create 'Open Market' For Antiquities; Critics Say It Will Encourage Looting

(India)

Kathleen Caulderwood, International Business Times, 26th May 2015.

Looted artefacts handed to archaeologists in Arequipa

(Peru)

Corey Watts, Peru This Week, 26th May 2015.

Suspects arrested in case of stolen Memphis statue

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 26th May 2015.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts vase, other looted artifacts returned to Italy

(United States of America; Italy)

Mary Abbe, Star Tribune, 26th May 2015.

25 Looted Artifacts Return to Italy

(United States of America; Italy)

Elizabetta Povoledo, The New York Times, 26th May 2015.

Colorful fragment hacked out from ancient Egyptian tomb, excavators say

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 26th May 2015.

US finds Pompeii frescoes robbed in 1950s

(Italy; United States of America)

The Local, 26th May 2015.

Turkey ruling Justice and Development Party nails giant election banner into Roman aqueduct

(Turkey)

AFP, Art Daily, 26th May 2015.

Centre plans to legalise antiquities trade to stop smuggling

(India)

Press Trust of India, Deccan Herald, 25th May 2015.

Kapoor again: How an idol hunt was crowd-sourced

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, The Times of India, 25th May 2015.

Egypt sues Israel to restore 126 smuggled artifacts

(Egypt; Israel)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 24th May 2015.

Palmyra: Islamic State locks down ancient city's museum

(Syria)

BBC News, 23rd May 2015.

Experts disagree over antiquity repatriations

(Cambodia)

Bennett Murray, The Phnom Penh Post, 23rd May 2015.

Ceremony held as stolen head of statue returned after 18 years

(Taiwan; China)

CCTV, 23rd May 2015.

Is it time to rethink our ideas about preserving world heritage?

(General)

Jonathan Foyle, Financial Times, 22nd May 2015.

Statues discovered in Kampong Thom forest

(Cambodia)

Khouth Sophak Chakrya, The Phnom Penh Post, 22nd May 2015.

FNC passes antiquities draft law

(United Arab Emirates)

Gulf News, 20th May 2015.

Apis Bull of Hadrian is safe and sound: antiquities ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 20th May 2015.

Greece Presents Proposal on Stopping Illicit Trade of Cultural Goods at UNESCO Meeting

(Greece)

A. Makris, Greek Reporter, 20th May 2015.

Dutch owner vows to send 'living Buddha' statue back to China

(China; Netherlands)

Shanghaiist, 20th May 2015.

Customs foil bid to smuggle Buddha statues

(Pakistan)

Obaid Abbasi, The Express Tribune, 20th May 2015.

Nepalese call for return of stolen statues after quakes

(Nepal)

Alexandre Capron, France 24, 19th May 2015.

Egypt antiquities ministry responds to accusations of Alexandria excavation site 'destruction'

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 19th May 2015.

Cops get a tip-off on artefact smuggling from Iraq cities under IS siege

(India; Iraq)

Rashmi Rajput, The Indian Express, 19th May 2015.

Activists accuse antiquities minister of destroying vital heritage site

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 18th May 2015.

Cairo Declaration to protect Middle East cultural heritage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th May 2015.

Boy digs up 1,400-year old wine press in Jerusalem

(Israel)

Ruth Schuster, Haaretz, 18th May 2015.

The Treasure Debate

(Cyprus)

Bejay Browne, Cyprus Mail, 17th May 2015.

We must save Palmyra or the maniacs will raze civilisation

(Syria; United Kingdom)

Boris Johnson, The Telegraph, 17th May 2015.

Hundreds of stolen Roman-era artifacts recovered in police raid in Turkey

(Turkey)

BGN News, 17th May 2015.

Antiquities draft law to be debated

(United Arab Emirates)

Samir Salama, Gulf News, 16th May 2015.

Saquean zona arqueológica en Cucurpe

(Mexico)

Archaeological site in Cucurpe looted

El Diario de Sonora, 16th May 2015.

Isis pulls back from Palmyra but fear of 'cultural atrocity' remains

(Syria)

Kareem Shaheen, The Guardian, 15th May 2015.

Returning Hanuman sculpture to Cambodia a nimble, savvy play by Cleveland Museum of Art

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 15th May 2015.

Ancient idols worth Rs 77cr being smuggled out seized in Chennai

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 15th May 2015.

Illegal excavations damage ancient city

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 15th May 2015.

ISIS Advance in Syria Endangers Ancient Ruins at Palmyra

(Syria)

Anne Barnard, The New York Times, 14th May 2015.

Mosaics in Turkey's south were not 'botched,' says restorer

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 14th May 2015.

Antiquities Minister urges amendment of UNESCO 1970 agreement

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 14th May 2015.

Fight Over Hindu God Statue Hits Fed Court

(United States of America; India)

Adam Klasfeld, Courthouse News Service, 14th May 2015.

Greece snubs Amal Clooney over Elgin Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Nick Squires, The Telegraph, 14th May 2015.

Two antique idols seized in Tuticorin

(India; United Arab Emirates)

The Hindu, 14th May 2015.

Plunder of cultural heritage 'war crime': UNESCO director at Cairo conf

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th May 2015.

Greece drops option of legal action in British Museum Parthenon marbles row

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Helena Smith, The Guardian, 13th May 2015.

French collectors hand back gold to China they had given to Musée Guimet

(France; China)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 12th May 2015.

It's official: Cleveland Museum of Art returns Hanuman statue to Cambodia (photos)

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 12th May 2015.

Tribes say law requiring return of remains, relics, hasn't met promise

(United States of America)

Kristen Hwang, Hava Sun News, 12th May 2015.

Iraq says ISIS demolishes ruins to cover up looting operations

(Iraq)

Associated Press, Asharq Al-Aswat, 12th May 2015.

Elgin Marbles: Greece should take UK to court over sculptures, claim human rights lawyers

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 12th May 2015.

James Cuno on Museums: The Case Against Repatriating Museum Artifacts

(General)

James Cuno, Foreign Affairs, 11th May 2015.

US Museum Returns Hanuman Statue to Cambodia

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Mech Dara, The Cambodia Daily, 11th May 2015.

Israeli Antiquities Squad Stops Wannabe' 'Tomb Raiders' at Ancient Roman Catacomb

(Israel)

Tazpit News Agency, The Jewish Press, 10th May 2015.

Two B'luru Men Among 4 Caught with 2 Idols

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 9th May 2015.

Two B'luru Men Among 4 Caught with 2 Idols

(India)

Express News Service, New Indian Express, 9th May 2015.

Syrian authorities seize 6,000 looted antiquities

(Syria; Lebanon)

Associated Press, The Times of Israel, 9th May 2015.

Nepal's Only National Art Collection in Peril After Earthquake

(Nepal)

Benjamin Sutton, Hyperallergic, 8th May 2015.

'Let's not be lulled by idol diplomacy'

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, The Times of India, 8th May 2015.

Lebanon wages war on antiquities smuggling

(Lebanon)

India Stoughton, The Daily Star, 8th May 2015.

Stolen Buddha sculpture head to unite with the body at Taiwan exhibition

(China)

Xinhua, 5th May 2015.

Police probe theft of Roman artefacts from Melrose Abbey

(United Kingdom)

The Herald, 5th May 2015.

Desconocidos profanan tumbas prehispánicas y roban momias de "Huaca" (FOTOS)

(Peru)

Unknown people descrate graves and steal prehispanic mummies from a 'huaca'

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 4th May 2015.

Judicial officials suspected of antiquities smuggling

(Egypt)

Amira El-Fekki, Daily News Egypt, 4th May 2015.

Egypt's prosecution orders media gag on antiquities smuggling case

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 4th May 2015.

A Nepal temple will receive devotees today amid fears of looting

(Nepal)

AFP, Deccan Chronicle, 4th May 2015.

Operation Hidden Idol: The Struggle To Bring Back Indian Antiquities

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, Swarajya, 4th May 2015.

Balochistan's assets: Govt disinterest keeps smuggled relics in Europe

(Pakistan)

Mohammad Zafar, The Express Tribune, 4th May 2015.

Islamic State video shows destruction of ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud

(Iraq)

ABC Australia, 12th Apr 2015.

Egypt's antiquities under constant threat

(Egypt)

Walaa Hussein, Al Monitor, 11th Apr 2015.

Buscan recuperar más de 50.000 piezas de arte

(Bolivia)

Seeking to recover more than 50,000 artworks

Opinión, 11th Apr 2015.

Egypt urged to expedite efforts to keep Sekhemka statue on display

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Marwan Sultan, Ahram Online, 11th Apr 2015.

Opinion: You cannot police research

(Egypt)

Monica Hanna, The Cairo Post, 10th Apr 2015.

India's deafening silence on stolen art

(India)

Vishakha N. Desai, The Hindu, 10th Apr 2015.

Museums turn over ancient art as smuggling investigation presses on

(United States of America; India)

Jessica Gelt, Los Angeles Times, 9th Apr 2015.

Meidum Geese painting authentic: Zahi Hawass

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 9th Apr 2015.

A Struggle to Secure Iraq's Shared Past, and Perhaps Its Future

(Iraq)

Michael Kimmelman, The New York Times, 9th Apr 2015.

Preservation or plunder? The battle over the British Museum's Indigenous Australian show

(United Kingdom; Australia)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 9th Apr 2015.

Primitive rock shelter vandalized in Nine Mile Canyon

(United States of America)

Geoff Liesik, Deseret News, 8th Apr 2015.

Empty temples, stolen gods

(Nepal)

eKantipur, 8th Apr 2015.

Ancient artefacts from Egypt illegally imported to Australia returned to ambassador in Canberra

(Australia; Egypt)

Liz Foschia, ABC Australia, 8th Apr 2015.

Museums Begin Returning Artifacts to India in Response to Investigation

(United States of America; India)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 7th Apr 2015.

One perspective on the security threat of antiquities trafficking

(Iraq; Syria)

Erik Nemeth, The Hill, 7th Apr 2015.

A War Zone's Ancient Past at Stake

(Iraq; Syria)

The New York Times, 5th Apr 2015.

Stolen artefacts: Relics of plunder

(China)

The Economist, 4th Apr 2015.

At Jordan site, drone offers glimpse of antiquities looting

(Jordan)

Sammy McNeil, Houston Chronicle, 3rd Apr 2015.

Use Force to Stop ISIS' Destruction of Art and History

(Iraq; Syria)

Hugh Eakin, The New York Times, 3rd Apr 2015.

Medio millar de sitios arqueológicos lambayecanos vigilados

(Peru)

500 archaeoloogical sites monitored in Lambayeque

RPP, 3rd Apr 2015.

Manhattan Prosecutors Say New York Art Dealer Played Role in Sale of Stolen Artifacts

(United States of America; India; Nepal)

Graham Bowley, The New York Times, 2nd Apr 2015.

Brooklyn Art Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Ancient Artifacts for $500K

(United States of America; India; Nepal)

James Fanelli, DNA Info, 2nd Apr 2015.

This Ancient Egyptian Masterpiece Might Be Fake

(Egypt)

Erin Blakemore, Smithsonian, 1st Apr 2015.

Three arrested for defrauding man out of JD200,000 for fake artefacts

(Jordan)

Rana Husseini, The Jordan Times, 1st Apr 2015.

Antiquities Looted From India End up at Honolulu Museum

(United States of America; India)

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, ABC United States, 1st Apr 2015.

Egyptian Artifacts Salvaged from Robbed Tomb in Israel

(Israel)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 1st Apr 2015.

Tráfico de piezas arqueológicas no afecta al estado

(Mexico)

The trafficking of archaeological pieces doesn't affect the state

Emmanuel Rincón, Criterio, 31st Mar 2015.

Legislators call for US Treasury sanctions against dealers of looted Syrian antiquities

(United States of America)

RT, 31st Mar 2015.

Thousands of artifacts stolen by John Tillmann going home

(Canada)

Clare Mellor, The Chronicle Herald, 31st Mar 2015.

In Syria, National Museum of Damascus races to save antiquities from looting, damage

(Syria)

Sammy Ketz, Art Daily, 30th Mar 2015.

In an antique trade

(India)

Business Standard, 30th Mar 2015.

Court sits at British Museum for first time as judge studies looted Libyan sculpture

(United Kingdom; Libya)

Victoria Ward, The Telegraph, 30th Mar 2015.

Export bar on ancient Egyptian treasure sold by Northampton council

(United Kingdom)

Caroline Davies, The Guardian, 30th Mar 2015.

Islamic State Destruction Renews Debate Over Repatriation of Antiquities

(Iraq; Syria)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2015.

Bangalore earning notoriety as market for antique idols

(India)

Imran Gowhar, The Hindu, 30th Mar 2015.

Greece condemns British Museum's refusal to allow mediation over ancient Parthenon sculptures

(Greece; United Kingdom)

AFP, ABC Australia, 29th Mar 2015.

Chinese villagers write to Dutch PM for return of mummified buddha

(China)

Shanghai Daily, 29th Mar 2015.

UN vows to step up Iraq heritage protection

(Iraq)

AFP, Yahoo News, 28th Mar 2015.

Detecting trouble: The treasure hunters digging up our heritage

(United Kingdom)

Maria Chiorando, Kent News, 28th Mar 2015.

Interview: Cambodia shares successful story on repatriation of stolen antiquities

(Cambodia)

Xuequean Mu, Xinhua, 28th Mar 2015.

Chinese police arrest feng shui master and 174 others for looting antiquities

(China)

Richelle Simon, The Art Newspaper, 27th Mar 2015.

UK can't find cash to save looted antiquities

(United Kingdom)

Laura Pitel, The Times, 27th Mar 2015.

Over 100 Artefacts Repatriated In 4 Years – Usman

(Nigeria)

Chika Okeke, Leadership, 27th Mar 2015.

'Rebel' museums face funding blacklist

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 27th Mar 2015.

Italy recovers lost Picasso from retired frame maker

(Italy)

Steve Scherer, Reuters, 27th Mar 2015.

China's Stolen Monk Mummy Controversy Spurs Claims of Another

(China)

Oliver Geng, The Wall Street Journal, 27th Mar 2015.

Dutch Collector Willing to Return "Mummy Buddha"

(China; Netherlands)

Wei Wang, CRIEnglish, 27th Mar 2015.

Q. and A.: Karl E. Meyer and Shareen Blair Brysac on 'The China Collectors'

(China)

Jane Perlez, Sinosphere, 26th Mar 2015.

Man arrested for attempting to loot antiquities from northern underground cave

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 26th Mar 2015.

Man at center of FBI artifacts raid dies

(United States of America)

Jill Disis, IndyStar, 26th Mar 2015.

The Parthenon Sculptures in the British Museum: UNESCO mediation proposal

(United Kingdom; Greece)

Richard Lambert, The British Museum, 26th Mar 2015.

Bones of Scot set for reburial after grave robbery

(United Kingdom)

Tim Bugler, The Scotsman, 25th Mar 2015.

Ancient Chinese treasures scam resurfaces in Richmond

(Canada)

Tiffany Crawford, Vancouver Sun, 25th Mar 2015.

ISIS 'selling' stolen Iraqi artifacts to Europe buyers: Iraqi Deputy Minister

(Iraq)

Anadolu Agency, Daily Sabah, 25th Mar 2015.

Why Italy should sell the 5,000 antiquities recovered by the police

(Italy)

Anna Summers Cocks, The Art Newspaper, 25th Mar 2015.

Egypt recovers smuggled artifacts from Germany

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 24th Mar 2015.

Bill in Congress Seeks to Rein in Trade by ISIS in Looted Antiquities

(United States of America)

Alexandra Peers, Observer, 24th Mar 2015.

Foreigner among suspects arrested by Bulgaria over trafficking archaeological artefacts

(Bulgaria)

The Sofia Globe, 24th Mar 2015.

ASI experts to inspect sandstone sculpture seized in Canada

(India; Canada)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 24th Mar 2015.

Ministry to inventory antiquities after 4 found in US Alexandria consulate

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 24th Mar 2015.

Authority launches campaign to retrieve lost Buddha

(China)

Huan Si, Ecns, 24th Mar 2015.

Museum raids: Man admits role in thefts across England

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 23rd Mar 2015.

Gang of eleven deny stealing high value museum artefacts, including from the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge

(United Kingdom)

Kath Sansom, Wisbech Standard, 23rd Mar 2015.

Digging for treasure: Is 'nighthawking' stealing our past?

(United Kingdom)

Lauren Potts, BBC News, 21st Mar 2015.

Motunui panels returned to Taranaki

(New Zealand)

Helen Harvey, Stuff.co.nz, 20th Mar 2015.

Gold Looted From Ancient Empire Returned to Romania

(Romania)

Andrew Curry, National Geographic, 20th Mar 2015.

Macedonia museum staff guilty of trafficking artefacts

(Macedonia)

AFP, Ahram Online, 20th Mar 2015.

Honduras sends soldiers to protect 'lost city' from drug cartels

(Honduras)

Philip Sherwell, The Telegraph, 20th Mar 2015.

Arrestan a sospechoso en Guatemala con 12 piezas arqueológicas prehispánicas

(Guatemala)

Suspect arrested in Guatemala with 12 prehispanic archaeological pieces

La Vanguardia, 20th Mar 2015.

Mongkut, reinterpreted

(Thailand; France)

Kong Rithdee, Bangkok Post, 18th Mar 2015.

Hunt for missing Pompeii artwork includes stop in Boise

(United States of America; Italy)

Katy Moeller, Idaho Statesman, 18th Mar 2015.

Paris show features stolen crown

(France; Thailand)

Kong Rithdee, Bangkok Post, 17th Mar 2015.

Trade in Native American antiques can be tricky

(United States of America)

David Murray, Great Falls Tribune, 15th Mar 2015.

Sign me up to fight Islamic State's demolition of the past

(United Kingdom; Iraq; Syria)

Boris Johnson, The Telegraph, 15th Mar 2015.

National Gallery of Australia gets refund as Buddha goes home

(Australia)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 6th Mar 2015.

Perdiendo la Cabeza de Jaguar

(El Salvador)

Losing the Jaguar's Head

El Faro, 6th Mar 2015.

Australia Returns Precious Qing Dynasty Statue to China

(Australia; China)

Amanda Wu, Women of China, 6th Mar 2015.

Diputado denuncia saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en La Mosquitia

(Honduras)

Deputy denounces looting of archaeological pieces in La Mosquitia

La Prensa, 5th Mar 2015.

New body to combat looting and trafficking of antiquities

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 3rd Mar 2015.

Fake Ancient Egyptian artefact used by Tsar Alexander III of Russia sold to buyer from Denmark at Folkestone auction

(United Kingdom; Russia; Denmark)

Matt Leclere, Kent Online, 3rd Mar 2015.

Artworks Looted from Beijing's Old Summer Palace Stolen in French Art Heist

(France; China)

Margaux Schreurs, The Beijinger, 3rd Mar 2015.

Committee set up to review security in museums: Minister

(India)

Web India 123, 2nd Mar 2015.

INAH, contra campesinos

(Mexico)

INAH against campesinos

Julián Marquez Ulin, Diario de Quintana Roo, 1st Mar 2015.

Rare objects stolen from Fontainebleau palace's Chinese museum

(France; China)

Sybille de La Hamaide, Reuters, 1st Mar 2015.

Iran Offers Safe Haven For Iraq's Endangered Artifacts

(Iran; Iraq)

Radio Zamaneh, Eurasia Review, 1st Mar 2015.

Mysterious Apopka sculptures may be 1,000 years old

(United States of America)

Stephen Hudak, Orlando Sentinel, 27th Feb 2015.

U.N. sets sights on Syria antiquities, Islamic State oil, ransoms

(Syria)

Louis Charbonneau Michelle Nichols, Reuters, 6th Feb 2015.

Govt will ensure protection of artefacts in museums: SC

(India)

Press Trust of India, Z News, 3rd Feb 2015.

Quechan Tribe seeks missing doll

(United States of America)

Blake Herzog, Yuma Sun, 2nd Feb 2015.

Ofrecen 'arqueología' online

(Mexico)

'Archaeology' offered online

Agencia Reforma, AM, 2nd Feb 2015.

The palace of shame that makes China angry

(China; United Kingdom)

Chris Bowlby, BBC News, 2nd Feb 2015.

Antiquities forgery makes for not-so-divine comedy at Sundance festival

(United States of America)

David D'Arcy, The Art Newspaper, 2nd Feb 2015.

Tomb raiders arrested in Ashkelon National Park for looting, damaging ancient site

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 1st Feb 2015.

Archaeologists assessing finds made in police bust in northern Greece

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 8th Jan 2015.

Anvil stolen from museum in Morrison, Illinois

(United States of America)

Shellie Nelson, WQAD 8, 7th Jan 2015.

UK creates £30m fund to fight cultural destruction

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 4th Jan 2015.

Advierten posible saqueo arqueológico en la Riviera Maya

(Mexico)

Averting possible archaeological looting in the Maya area

Octavio Martínez, Novedades, 7th Dec 2014.

UN Attempt to Save Jewish Sites from ISIS -Too Little Too Late?

(Syria; Iraq)

Lyn Julius, Arutz Sheva, 7th Dec 2014.

Antiquities Thieves Caught Red-Handed in Judean Desert Caves

(Israel)

Hillel Fendel, Arutz Sheva, 7th Dec 2014.

Congressional Monuments Men? The Role of Congress in Fighting Terrorist Financing, While Preserving Our Cultural Heritage

(United States of America)

Mark V. Vlasic, Huffington Post, 6th Dec 2014.

Elgin marbles are not political pawns

(United Kingdom; Greece; Russia)

Tifanny Jenkins, The Scotsman, 6th Dec 2014.

Parthenon marbles loaned to Russian museum

(Russia; Greece; United Kingdom)

Helena Smith, The Guardian, 5th Dec 2014.

Parthenon marbles: Greece furious over British loan to Russia

(Russia; Greece; United Kingdom)

Helena Smith, The Guardian, 5th Dec 2014.

Museums bring objects closer to home

(United States of America)

Theresa Bakker, SIT News, 4th Dec 2014.

Indian gold rush extends

(India)

Paul Ploumis, Hard Assets, 4th Dec 2014.

Hawaiian Palace Launches Worldwide Search for Lost Artifacts

(United States of America)

Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, NBC, 4th Dec 2014.

UNESCO chief calls for 'protected cultural zones' in war-torn Iraq, Syria

(Syria; Iraq)

UN News Agency, 4th Dec 2014.

Ancient Kyrgyz Jewelry Sold At Auction Not Officially Exported

(Kyrgyzstan; United Kingdom)

Radio Free Europe, 4th Dec 2014.

Cazatesoros en el Archivo de Indias

(Spain)

Treasure hunters of the Spanish Main

Fernando Pérez Ávila, Diario de Sevilla, 4th Dec 2014.

Greek Professor Chasing Antiquity Thieves Around the World

(Greece)

Ioanna Zikakou, Greek Reporter, 2nd Dec 2014.

Conflict surrounds Khufu Cartouche sentence

(Egypt)

Simon Egarter, Daily News Egypt, 2nd Dec 2014.

Mother Goddess auction: Christie's halts sale of 'stolen' $1m Bronze Age pagan icon after Sardinia campaigns for its return

(Italy; United States of America)

Michael Day, The Independent, 2nd Dec 2014.

Toilet-pit digging leads to gold-rush

(India)

Sridhar Vivan, Bangalore Mirror, 2nd Dec 2014.

Antiquities seized in Rusaifa

(Jordan)

YK, Petra, 2nd Dec 2014.

France Returns 250 Smuggled Ancient Artifacts to Egypt

(Egypt; France)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 1st Dec 2014.

Stolen cultural objects: what's the role of Australian galleries?

(Australia)

Lyndel Prott, The Conversation, 30th Nov 2014.

Family of Thai Princess Is Stripped of Royal Name

(Thailand)

Thomas Fuller, The New York Times, 30th Nov 2014.

Trove of ancient artefacts may include rare imports

(Thailand)

The Nation, Bangkok Post, 29th Nov 2014.

German Media Corroborates $36M Islamic State Antiquities Trafficking

(Iraq; Syria)

Sam Hardy, Hyperallergic, 28th Nov 2014.

With Naming Rights, 'Perpetuity' Doesn't Always Mean Forever

(General)

Sam Roberts, The New York Times, 28th Nov 2014.

Una arqueóloga contra los cazatesoros

(Mexico)

An archaeologist against treasure hunters

Tereixa Constenla, El País, 27th Nov 2014.

Four South Koreans held over theft of Tsushima Buddhist statue

(Japan; South Korea)

The Japan Times, 25th Nov 2014.

2 ancient Islamic lanterns surface in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 25th Nov 2014.

Abdelkarim: Contents of Syrian museums are in good condition

(Syria)

Syria Online, 24th Nov 2014.

Ancient arrowheads spur litigation between Victoria College, collector

(United States of America)

Carolina Astrain, Victoria Advocate, 8th Nov 2014.

The 'Rathkeale Rovers': 13 men charged with stealing rhino horns and museum antiquities

(United Kingdom; Ireland)

Paul Peachy, The Independent, 6th Nov 2014.

St Louis society attempts second sale of antiquities

(United States of America)

Garry Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 6th Nov 2014.

Libya's Italian-era gazelle statue disappears in Tripoli

(Lybia)

BBC News, 4th Nov 2014.

The art world's shame: why Britain must give its colonial booty back

(United Kingdom)

Jonathan Jones, The Guardian, 4th Nov 2014.

Getty plans to redisplay the Getty Villa

(United States of America)

Jori Finkel, The Art Newspaper, 3rd Nov 2014.

French museums face a cultural change over restitution of colonial objects

(France)

Laurent Carpentier, The Guardian, 3rd Nov 2014.

Getty's James Cuno defends museums' right to keep ancient art

(United States of America)

Mike Boehm, Los Angeles Times, 3rd Nov 2014.

Policía recupera 31 piezas arqueológicas en casona de Túcume

(Peru)

Police recover 31 antiquities in a Túcume house

El Comercio, 23rd Oct 2014.

Egyptian airport officials seize smuggled Ottoman-era coins

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th Oct 2014.

Treasure hunt at ancient temples in Guntur district

(India)

M. Srinivas, The Hindu, 8th Oct 2014.

George Clooney's wife Amal Alamuddin aids Greece's bid for return of Elgin Marbles

(Greece)

Edward Malnick, The Telegraph, 8th Oct 2014.

Totem's Sound takes a cynical look at American colonialism

(Germany)

Chris Prisetman, Kill Screen Daily, 8th Oct 2014.

Spoiled Antique Medical- Kit Auction Prompts Suit

(United States of America)

Nick Divito, Courthouse News Service, 7th Oct 2014.

Egyptian Sekhemka Statue: Trials and Tribulations of Northampton Museum Private Auction Row

(United Kingdom)

Mary-Ann Russon, Yahoo News, 7th Oct 2014.

Cops: Cache of stolen goods, including high-end art found in Chicago home

(United States of America)

Sally Ho, The Chicago Tribune, 3rd Oct 2014.

22 Rare Artefacts Stolen Since 2009

(India)

Pratul Sharma, The New Indian Express, 7th Sep 2014.

ASI Protection Not Theft-Proof

(India)

Express News Service, The Sunday Standard, 7th Sep 2014.

Mystery holes on Malvern Hills are blamed on rogue metal detector enthusiasts

(United Kingdom)

Robert Hale, Worcester News, 6th Sep 2014.

A chronicle of efforts to trace antiquities looted in WWII

(Greece)

Marianna Kakaounaki, eKathimerini, 4th Sep 2014.

Two Alaska Native artifacts return home after clandestine auction bid by nonprofit

(United States of America)

Sean Doogan, Alaska Dispatch News, 3rd Sep 2014.

Met Wins Latest Round in Clash Over Ancient Sicilian Silver

(United States of America; Italy)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 3rd Sep 2014.

LARPing Enters the Archaeological Record

(United Kingdom)

Martin R., Science Blogs, 3rd Sep 2014.

Owner didn't deposit all antiques found in Bathinda with govt

(India)

Vishav Bharti, Hindustan Times, 3rd Sep 2014.

Archaeologists Train "Monuments Men" to Save Syria's Past

(Syria)

Andrew Curry, National Geographic, 3rd Sep 2014.

Investments in Antiquities Pay Off in Museum in the South of France

(France; United Kingdom)

Geraldine Fabrikant, The New York Times, 2nd Sep 2014.

Islamic State makes millions from stolen antiquities

(Syria)

Cem Erciyes, Al Monitor, 2nd Sep 2014.

Is ISIS Bankrolling Terrorist Activities with Stolen Antiquities?

(Syria; Iraq)

ArtNet News, 2nd Sep 2014.

ISIS' Antiquities Sideline

(Syria; Iraq)

Amr Al-Azm, The New York Times, 2nd Sep 2014.

Raider of the lost art: Afghan saves nat'l treasures

(Afghanistan)

Helen Flores, PhilStar, 1st Sep 2014.

Metal detector enthusiasts denied detecting by beach owner

(United Kingdom)

Whitstable Times, Canterbury Times, 1st Sep 2014.

Experts seek to save Haiti's archaeological sites

(Haiti)

Phys.org, 31st Aug 2014.

Magistrate's court wants report on archaeology site following arrests

(Sri Lanka)

The Sunday Times, 10th Aug 2014.

Egypt makes slow gains against antiquities thefts

(Egypt)

Sarah Lynch, USA Today, 9th Aug 2014.

UP's swadeshi Taliban target Victoria statues

(India)

Ishita Mishra, The Times of India, 9th Aug 2014.

102 cases of temple thefts registered in 18 months, Himachal Pradesh govt informs House

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 9th Aug 2014.

Losing Maya Heritage to Looters

(Guatemala)

Erik Vance, National Geographic, 8th Aug 2014.

Syria warns rebels' bid to target Aleppo's ancient citadel

(Syria)

Shanghai Daily, 8th Aug 2014.

A Thief Stole Rare Coins Worth $1 Million From The NSW State Library

(Australia)

Simon Thomsen, Business Insider, 8th Aug 2014.

FBI Returns Ancient Sculptures to Turkey

(Turkey)

FBI, 6th Aug 2014.

Officials deny prison escape in Socotra

(Yemen)

Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki, Yemen Times, 6th Aug 2014.

Tomb of Han Dynasty king filled with cultural relics, treasures rediscovered in China

(China)

Summit Passary, Tech Times, 6th Aug 2014.

Coin smuggler foiled at Cairo Airport

(Egypt; Italy)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Aug 2014.

Risk of being duped on looted artefacts lost on NGA

(Australia)

Australia

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 5th Aug 2014.

El Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón reclama medidas para la protección del barco fenicio

(Spain)

Mazarrón Council calls for measures to protect Phoenician ship; Spanish

Murcia Economía, 5th Aug 2014.

Stolen National Treasures From France's Presidential Palace Turn Up on eBay

(France)

Kristin Hohenadel, Slate, 4th Aug 2014.

The Quest to Save Syria's History

(Syria)

Kartin Elger, Spiegel Online, 4th Aug 2014.

Ancient Coins Returned to Greece, Ending U.S. Ordeal

(United States of America)

James C. McKinley Jr., The New York Times, 4th Aug 2014.

Ancient Native American site desecrated

(United States of America)

Associated Press, CBS, 4th Aug 2014.

5 haredim arrested for blocking Jerusalem excavation site

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 3rd Aug 2014.

Buscan repatriar 400 piezas mochicas desde Nueva York

(Peru; United States of America)

Seeking the repatriation of 400 Moche pieces from New York

Ralph Zapita Ruiz, El Comercio, 16th Jul 2014.

Hallazgos arqueológicos en QRoo obligan a redoblar vigilancia

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites in Quintana Roo require redoubled vigilance

Notimex, 20 Minutos, 13th Jul 2014.

UM student, Marine works to protect antiquities from wartime looting

(United States of America)

Martin Kidston, Missoulian, 13th Jul 2014.

La falta de conocimiento de la población causa saqueos de piezas con valor patrimonial de la nación

(Mexico)

The public's lack of knowledge causes the looting of the nation's pieces of heritage value

Itzel Acero, La Jornada Aguascalientes, 13th Jul 2014.

Protegen el patrimonio subacuático de Yucatán

(Mexico)

Protecting the underwater heritage of Yucatan

Ana Hernández, Sipse, 12th Jul 2014.

Nigeria: Reps Urge UK to Repatriate Stolen Artefacts

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Rotimi Akinwumi, All Africa, 11th Jul 2014.

Sale of Egyptian Statue By English Museum Draws Criticism

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 11th Jul 2014.

Bounty and bullets: ISIS targets Iraq's artifacts

(Iraq)

Judit Neurink, DW, 11th Jul 2014.

Stolen antiquities hunter teaches world lessons from Cyprus

(Cyprus)

ANSA, 11th Jul 2014.

Nigeria: House Congratulates Oba of Benin, Others Over Return of Stolen Artefacts

(Nigeria; United States of America)

Muhammad Bello, All Africa, 11th Jul 2014.

Egypt fails to retrieve ancient statue before sale at UK auction

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 11th Jul 2014.

La Guardia Civil hace una batida preventiva contra el expolio submarino

(Spain)

The Civil Guard takes preventative measures against the underwater looting

El País, 11th Jul 2014.

Agency accused of violating law on remains, relics

(United States of America)

Susan Montoya Bryan, Reno Gazette Journal, 11th Jul 2014.

Fears grow for safety of Iraq's cultural heritage under ISIS

(Iraq)

Eleanor Robson, The Conversation, 10th Jul 2014.

Islamic, pharaonic items returned to Egypt from Denmark and France

(Egypt; Denmark; France)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th Jul 2014.

The Plight Of Mosul's Museum: Iraqi Antiquities At Risk Of Ruin

(Iraq)

NPR, 9th Jul 2014.

Germany Returns Greek Antiquities

(Greece; Germany)

Ioanna Zikakou, Greek Reporter, 8th Jul 2014.

Nigeria: Unesco Warns Nigeria Against Cultural Extinction

(Nigeria)

All Africa, 8th Jul 2014.

In search of the lost antiquities

(Pakistan; Sri Lanka)

Sadia Qasim Shah, Dawn, 8th Jul 2014.

Chinese court rejects family's right to treasures in their great-grandfather's tomb

(China)

Laura Zhou, South China Morning Post, 8th Jul 2014.

Egypt receives eight smuggled artifacts from Denmark

(Egypt; Denmark)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 8th Jul 2014.

Egyptian bid to stop Northampton's ancient statue sale

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

BBC News, 8th Jul 2014.

Works start to find missing pieces in area of illegal excavation

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 8th Jul 2014.

ISIS Is About to Destroy Biblical History in Iraq

(Iraq)

Christopher Dickey, The Daily Beast, 7th Jul 2014.

Huge Black Market in Native Relics Slowed by FBI Seizures

(United States of America)

Mary Annette Pember, Indian Country Today, 7th Jul 2014.

As fakes unnerve India's art market, the trade is pushing for an antiquated solution

(India)

Girish Shahane, Quartz, 6th Jul 2014.

Volunteers work to protect California historic site from looters

(United States of America)

Lee Romney, Los Angeles Times, 6th Jul 2014.

Hasta 10 años de cárcel a quien dañe monumentos históricos

(Mexico)

Up to 10 years in prison for those who damage historical monuments

Sipse, 14th Jun 2014.

'Indiana Jane' and the Looted Temples of Koh Ker

(Cambodia)

Luke Hunt, The Diplomat, 6th Jun 2014.

German Museum Returns Two Greek Antiquities

(Greece; Germany)

Ioanna Zikakou, Greek Reporter, 6th Jun 2014.

Western Australia Aboriginal leaders retrieve secret sacred items taken a century ago

(Australia)

Tanya Nolan, ABC Australia, 6th Jun 2014.

Neo-Nazi group loses bid to inherit $250K coin collection

(Canada)

CBC, 6th Jun 2014.

Theft of historical and cultural heritages under investigation

(Mongolia)

D. Sergelen, UB Post, 5th Jun 2014.

Greek, Albanian face prosecutor over illicit antiquities

(Greece)

Kathimerini, Info Balkans, 5th Jun 2014.

Italian high court's ruling on 'Getty Bronze' faces a long delay

(United States of America; Italy)

Mike Boehm, Los Angeles Times, 5th Jun 2014.

Nigeria: Benin Monarch, NCMM Disagree Over Reception for Returning Antiquities

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Simon Ebegbulem, All Africa, 5th Jun 2014.

Sweden Returns Ancient Andean Textiles to Peru

(Peru; Sweden)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 5th Jun 2014.

Traditional Heritage House in Sana'a plundered as Yemeni heritage comes under increasing threat

(Yemen)

Amal Al-Yarisi, Yemen Times, 5th Jun 2014.

Man sentenced to four years for theft of historic gold box from Oakland Museum

(United States of America)

Kristin J. Bender, Oakland Tribune, 4th Jun 2014.

Looted ancient statues returned to Cambodia from US

(Cambodia; United States of America)

AFP, ABC Australia, 4th Jun 2014.

India expects Australia to return ancient statues soon

(Australia; India)

Press Trust of India, The Hindu, 4th Jun 2014.

Italian court's ruling on 'Getty Bronze' is delayed until Thursday

(United States of America; Italy)

Mike Boehm, Los Angeles Times, 4th Jun 2014.

German couple will return Egyptian artefact after learning it was stolen

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 4th Jun 2014.

Museum reveals list of 30 items from disgraced New York gallery

(Singapore; India)

Huang Lijie, The Straits Times, 3rd Jun 2014.

Archaeologists Warn of Pillaged Egypt as U.S. Weighs Tougher Antiquities Laws

(Egypt)

Dan Vergano, National Geographic, 3rd Jun 2014.

Arts official urges villagers to sell the ancient treasure they found

(Thailand)

The Nation, 3rd Jun 2014.

Vandals destroy prehistoric rock art in Libya's lawless Sahara

(Libya)

Ulf Laessing, Reuters, 3rd Jun 2014.

Three Statues Repatriated in Phnom Penh Ceremony

(Cambodia)

Khoun Theara, Voice of America, 3rd Jun 2014.

Sorry, Italy, the 'Getty Bronze' belongs in L.A

(United States of America; Italy)

The Times Editorial Board, Los Angeles Times, 2nd Jun 2014.

China-bound passenger held with over 2,000 rare ancient coins

(Pakistan; China)

Jamal Shahid, Dawn, 2nd Jun 2014.

Recovered antiquities go on display at Egyptian Museum

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th May 2014.

Razgrad History Museum's treasures gone in just 50 seconds

(Bulgaria)

Standart News, 9th May 2014.

Can Getty keep prized 'Bronze'? Italy's high court delays ruling

(United States of America; Italy)

Mike Bohem, Los Angeles Times, 8th May 2014.

Italian high court asked to order return of ancient statue

(United States of America; Italy)

Gazzetta del Sud, 7th May 2014.

The Getty's 'Victorious Youth' is subject of a custody fight

(United States of America; Italy)

Mike Bohem, Los Angeles Times, 7th May 2014.

Norton Simon Museum to return contested ancient statue to Cambodia

(Cambodia)

David Ng, Los Angeles Times, 7th May 2014.

Treasure Hunting Is the World's Worst Investment

(United States of America; Bahamas)

Peter B. Campbell, Bloomberg, 7th May 2014.

Visitors to Auschwitz Are Stealing 'Souvenirs'

(Poland)

Hannah Dreyfus, Tablet, 6th May 2014.

Euphronios' Kylix comes home after 40 years

(United States of America; Italy)

ANSA, 6th May 2014.

London's Victoria and Albert Museum willing to lend Eros head to Istanbul

(Turkey; United Kingdom)

Hurriyet Daily News, 5th May 2014.

Destruction of archaeological sites in Sri Lanka

(Sri Lanka)

D. Chandraratna, Lankaweb, 5th May 2014.

It's time to stop destruction of Middle East heritage

(Syria; Lybia; Egypt)

Iason Athanasiadis, Al Jazeera, 5th May 2014.

Salvage company denies planting ancient coins at treasure site

(Malaysia)

The Sun Daily, 5th May 2014.

Syrian government says Maaloula's sites sacked by rebels

(Syria)

Al Monitor, 5th May 2014.

28,000 Ancient Books Returned to China

(China; Japan)

CCTV, 5th May 2014.

Syria's past is being obliterated

(Syria; Lebanon)

Journal Pioneer, 4th May 2014.

Treasure hunters destroy tomb

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th May 2014.

Egypt's airports to exhibit ancient artefacts

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 4th May 2014.

Serendipity aids Egypt in struggle to recover stolen heritage

(Egypt; Belgium)

Stephen Kalin, Reuters, 23rd Apr 2014.

Vision of Home: Repatriated Works Back in Their Countries of Origin

(Italy)

Rachel Donadio, The New York Times, 17th Apr 2014.

Russian ministries set to return Scythian gold collection back to Crimean museums

(Russia; Ukraine)

Voice of Russia, 12th Apr 2014.

Letters: Archaeology and anti-looting laws

(United States of America)

Patty Gerstenblith, Los Angeles Times, 12th Apr 2014.

Egyptian police confiscate three mummies from smuggling gang

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Arahm Online, 12th Apr 2014.

Looted marble Mask of Gorgon returned to Algeria

(Algeria)

Garry Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 11th Apr 2014.

Overcoming looting and years of war, Iraq Museum moves to reopen

(Iraq)

Jane Arraf, The Christian Science Monitor, 11th Apr 2014.

Use Diplomacy To Retrieve Stolen Artefacts - Adediran

(Nigeria)

Chika Okeke, Leadership, 11th Apr 2014.

Drones: Archaeology's Newest Tool to Combat Looting

(Jordan)

Paul Salopek, National Geographic, 11th Apr 2014.

Vancouver Island First Nation recovers historic blanket that turned up at Paris auction 100 years after it disappeared

(Canada; France)

Tristin Hopper, National Post, 10th Apr 2014.

'Socrates' seeks Royals' help to return Elgin Marbles

(Greece)

Scoopit, 10th Apr 2014.

Taking on Art Looters on Twitter

(Egypt)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 9th Apr 2014.

FBI doesn't take all items from massive collection

(United States of America)

Donald Miller, RTV6, 9th Apr 2014.

FBI leaves scene of artifacts investigation, mum on details

(United States of America)

Paul Gable, The Shelbyville News, 9th Apr 2014.

Piden hasta 15 años de prisión por atentar contra patrimonio cultural

(Peru)

RPP, 9th Apr 2014.

Treasure Salvage Licence Hopes Are 'Wrecked'

(Bahamas)

Natario McKenzie, Tribune 242, 8th Apr 2014.

What happened to Gaza's Apollo statue?

(Palestine)

Lena Odgaard, Al Jazeera, 8th Apr 2014.

Italy's looted treasures found in Rome 'museum'

(Italy)

The Local, 7th Apr 2014.

Egyptian ministries working to get back stolen cartonnage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Apr 2014.

Monuments men highlight WWII looting, but stealing culture has been around for ages

(General)

Melissa K. Byrnes, The Statesman, 5th Apr 2014.

Police Scotland chief in gold wreath legal wrangle

(United Kingdom)

Chris Marshall, The Scotsman, 5th Apr 2014.

Stolen idols: Preservation and cataloguing must complement repatriation of stolen Nepali art

(Nepal)

eKantipur, 4th Apr 2014.

Negligence, Corruption Threaten Tunisia's Heritage Sites

(Tunisia)

Afef Abrougui, Tunisia Alive, 4th Apr 2014.

Thebes: Ancient Priceless Coins Found in Burglar's House

(Greece)

Ioanna Zikakou, Greek Reporter, 3rd Apr 2014.

FBI working with artifact collector to return items

(United States of America)

Andy Proffet, The Shelbyville News, 3rd Apr 2014.

Hasta 12 años de cárcel por saquear monumentos

(Mexico)

Up to 12 years in prison for looting monuments

Lourdes Aguilar, El Punto Critico, 3rd Apr 2014.

Egypt: Antiquities Minister, U.S. Official Discuss Efforts to Protect Egypt's Heritage

(Egypt; United States of America)

Egypt State Information Service, All Africa, 3rd Apr 2014.

Art thief Kapoor's hand suspected in missing temple idol from Tamil Nadu

(