Tasos Kokkinidis (2017). Meet the Greek Archaeologist Chasing Looted Antiquities but Shunned by Greece. Greek Reporter. 4 August.
AFP (2017). U.S. tug of war over disputed relic from Lebanon. The Daily Star. 4 August.
Frontier (2017). The real cost of looting. Fontier. 3 August.
Angus McDowall (2017). Aleppo's Old City can be rebuilt, UNESCO official says. Reuters. 3 August.
ICE (2017). Tribal leaders, HSI partnering to help prevent plundering of Indian artifacts. ICE. 3 August.
Menachem Wecker (2017). Despite smuggled antiquities purchase, some say criticism of Bible museum is unfair. Salt Lake Tribune. 3 August.
Katherine McGrath (2017). Back-to-Back Looting Scandals Hit the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Architectural Digetst. 3 August.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2017). Iraq eager to get back antiquities smuggled to US. Al Monitor. 3 August.
Kelly Crow (2017). Meet the Art World's Antiquities Sleuth. The Wall Street Journal. 2 August.
Kristin Romey (2017). ISIS Destruction of Ancient Sites Hist Mostly Muslim Targets. National Geographic. 2 August.
Tom Mashberg (2017). Met Museum Turns Over Another Relic With Disputed Past to Prosecutors. The New York Times. 1 August.
Ahram Online (2017). Five killed while illegally digging for antiquities in Egypt's Sohag. Ahram Online. 1 August.
Ma'an News Agency (2017). Waqf officially forms committees to assess any Israeli damages on Al-Aqsa. Ma'an News Agency. 1 August.
Amanda Borschel-Dan (2017). Arrest of Jerusalem antiquities dealers opens a smuggling Pandora's Box. The Times of Israel. 1 August.
Bruce Fein (2017). The Antiquities Act of 1906: No president is licensed to revoke national monuments. The Washington Times. 1 August.
KSFY (2017). Watertown Police still looking for artifact stolen from Bramble Park Zoo. KSFY. 31 July.
Tom Mashberg (2017). Ancient Vase Seized From Met Museum on Suspicion It Was Looted. New York Times. 31 July.
TNN (2017). Antiques smuggling: 'Kingpin' loaned artefacts to museum to get legal tag. The Times of India. 31 July.
Vinita Govindarajan (2017). A tiny police wing is trying to bring back the thousands of idols stolen from Tamil Nadu. Scroll. 30 July.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2017). Police arrest 5 in $20 million black market antiquities, tax fraud sting. The Jerusalem Post. 30 July.
Aimilios Charbis (2017). Kos Archaeological Museum assesses quake damage. eKathimerini. 28 July.
Art Recovery International (2017). Stolen Sword Recovered in London Auction House. Claims Journal. 28 July.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Egypt foils attempt to smuggle collection of coins from different eras. Ahram Online. 27 July.
Adam Klasfeld (2017). Christie's Must Reveal 5,000-Year-Old Idol's Secret Bidder to Turkey. Courthouse News. 27 July.
A. Markis (2017). Workers in Greek Museums and Archaeological Sites Announce Strike for the Weekend. Greek Reporter. 26 July.
Vicente Silva Vargas (2017). El alemán que descubrió San Agustín y se robó 21 estatuas. Laboyanos. 26 July.
Luis Ferré-Sadurní (2017). Manhattan Antique Dealers Plead Guilty to Selling Illegal Elephant Ivory. The New York Times. 26 July.
Associated Press (2017). Ruling lets Italy hunt abroad for new Colosseum chief. Yahoo News. 25 July.
Stephen Nash (2017). At Bears Ears in Utah, Heated Politics and Precious Ruins. The New York Times. 25 July.
BBC News (2017). Israel removes flashpoint metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site. BBC News. 25 July.
R. Rajaram (2017). Icon centres getting ready to house idol. The Hindu. 25 July.
DW (2017). Still no progress in restoring ancient Nimrud. DW. 24 July.
Egypt Independent (2017). Police foil attempt to steal goddess Isis statue in Nubia Museum. Egypt Independent. 24 July.
The Sun Daily (2017). Sacred ancient objects returned to Australian Indigenous leaders after centuries. The Sun Daily. 24 July.
Jordan Florit (2017). Machu Picchu and Hiram Bingham: A Story of Imperialist Plunder. Telesur. 23 July.
Jane Lavendar (2017). Uri Geller wants to excavate an entire Scottish island in search of Egyptian treasure. The Mirror. 23 July.
The Journal (2017). Ireland should 'give back its looted and stolen treasures'. The Journal. 22 July.
David Mitchell (2017). Vandals destroy ancient artifacts to create graffiti at Mesa Verde. Fox. 22 July.
TNN (2017). Idol smuggling theft of nat'l treasure: HC. The Times of India. 22 July.
The Hindu (2017). IG Manickavel to handle idol theft cases. The Hindu. 22 July.
A. Markis (2017). Earthquake Damaged Kos Sites and Monuments, Archaeological Service Reports. Greek Reporter. 21 July.
Press Trust of India (2017). HC dismisses antique dealer Kapoor's bail plea. Press Trust of India. 21 July.
Alfred Branch (2017). Plea Deal Reached In Greenwich Art Theft Case Worth $600,000. Patch. 21 July.
British Museum evacuated: Controlled explosion of unattended vehicle carried out after 'security concern'( )
Rachel Roberts (2017). British Museum evacuated: Controlled explosion of unattended vehicle carried out after 'security concern'. The Independent. 21 July.
Naomi Rea (2017). New EU Proposal Aims to Halt the Trafficking of Antiquities That Fund Terrorism. ArtNet News. 20 July.
Bel Trew (2017). Hobby Lobby under investigation over sale of 5th‑century Bible fragment. The Times. 20 July.
Tad Walch (2017). BYU professor baffled by anonymous archeologists' accusations. Deseret News. 19 July.
Natasha Barrett (2017). Precious relics of Texas history stolen from Heritage Museum. ABC United States. 19 July.
Vail Daily (2017). Author documents trail of Native American artificats. Vail Daily. 19 July.
Tornos News (2017). No damage to ancient artifacts from 'spray-attack' at Vergina Tombs in Greece. Tornos News. 19 July.
Peter Beaumont (2017). Israeli student admits stealing items from Auschwitz for art project. The Guardian. 19 July.
Anadolu Agency (2017). Ancient Sebastapolis faces illegal excavations. Daily Sabah. 18 July.
BBC News (2017). Illegal detectorists targeting Gloucestershire farmland. BBC News. 17 July.
Sigal Samuel (2017). Who Gets to Own Iraq's Religious Heritage?. The Atlantic. 17 July.
Barry Meier (2017). Antiquities Dealer Sues Wall Street Journal Over ISIS Article. The New York Times. 17 July.
Dalya Alberge (2017). British Museum helps return stolen artefact to Uzbekistan. The Guardian. 17 July.
The Times of Israel (2017). Ancient Roman Amphitheater in Caesarea sold by Greek Orthodox church to mystery foreign buyer. The Times of Israel. 17 July.
Nurudeen Oyewole (2017). Nigeria: When Nigeria Celebrated Return of Stolen Artifacts. All Africa. 16 July.
Paige McIntyre (2017). Historical artifacts stolen from Sugar Pine Railroad, deputies say. KMPH. 16 July.
The Times of Israel (2017). Palestinian caught trying to smuggle rare, ancient coins from Gaza. The Times of Israel. 16 July.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). AUC hands over to Egypt 5,000 artifacts from past archaeological excavations. Ahram Online. 16 July.
Alex Joffe (2017). Hands Off the Antiquities. The America Interest. 15 July.
Amy Qin (2017). Tomb Robbing, Perilous but Alluring, Makes Comeback in China. The New York Times. 15 July.
Xinhua (2017). Chinese villagers demand identity of stolen mummy Buddha's new holder. Xinhua. 15 July.
Leith Fadel (2017). Palmyra artifacts recovered by Syrian Army. AMN News. 14 July.
Michael Press (2017). Dispelling the Myths Around the Hobby Lobby Antiquities Case. Hyperallergic. 14 July.
Deborah Lehr (2017). Cultural Memoranda of Understanding: An Important Diplomatic Tool for Protecting Heritage. Huffington Post. 14 July.
Oscar Schneider (2017). Belgium is the "weak link" in the fight against trafficking in cultural property. The Brussels Times. 14 July.
Bjarke Smith-Meyer (2017). Commission targets terrorists trafficking in antiquities. Politico. 13 July.
Reuters (2017). EU executive plans crackdown on plunder smugglers, militants. Reuters. 13 July.
Ellen Lampe (2017). Historic Scott Plantation Settlement Burglarized. Arkansas Matters. 13 July.
EU Reporter (2017). #SecurityUnion: Cracking down on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism. EU Reporter. 13 July.
Alice Stevenson (2017). Why archaeological antiquities should not be sold on the open market, full stop. The Conversation. 13 July.
Jim Brunsden (2017). EU plans tough checks on imports of ancient artefacts. Financial Times. 12 July.
Leila Amineddoleh (2017). Why the Feds Were Smart Not to Throw the Book at Hobby Lobby for Buying Iraqi Loot. ArtNet News. 12 July.
Phacharaphorn Phanomvan (2017). Cost of Trinkets: A Growing Archaeological Looting Network Between Thailand and Myanmar. The Irrawaddy. 12 July.
Sky News (2017). Bardo National Museum attack 'accomplices' go on trial. Sky News. 12 July.
Creede Newton (2017). Hobby Lobby exposes UAE-Israel antiquities trade. Al Jazeera. 12 July.
Sarah Bond (2017). Pompeii Rises From The Ashes By Rejecting Its History Of Crime And Corruption. Forbes. 10 July.
Jamal Shahid (2017). Pakistan yet to bring back stolen Buddha artefact from US. Dawn. 10 July.
Allison McNearney (2017). Have You Seen Washington, D.C.'s Missing Liberty Bell?. The Daily Beast. 9 July.
Hobby Lobby emboldens a black market that robs countries of their heritage — and lets the violent profit( )
The Washington Post (2017). Hobby Lobby emboldens a black market that robs countries of their heritage — and lets the violent profit. The Washington Post. 9 July.
'Harder slap than usual': Punishment for importing stolen artifacts isn't severe enough, experts say( )
Steven D'Souza (2017). 'Harder slap than usual': Punishment for importing stolen artifacts isn't severe enough, experts say. CBC. 9 July.
Administrative Prosecution refers 3 Ministry of Antiquities officials to trial over excavation fiasco( )
Daily News Egypt (2017). Administrative Prosecution refers 3 Ministry of Antiquities officials to trial over excavation fiasco. MENA Financial Network. 8 July.
Isaac Kaplan (2017). The Scandal Over Hobby Lobby's Purchase of 5,500 Smuggled Artifacts, Explained. Artsy. 7 July.
Daily Sabah (2017). Minister calls Ohio university to return missing artifacts. Daily Sabah. 7 July.
Julie Zauzmer, Sarah Pulliam Bailey (2017). Hobby Lobby's $3 million smuggling case casts a cloud over the Museum of the Bible. The Washington Post. 6 July.
Claire Voon (2017). Hobby Lobby Busted for Illegally Importing Thousands of Iraqi Antiquities. Hyperallergic. 6 July.
Sarah Birnbaum (2017). Hobby Lobby ignored 'red flags' about stolen Iraqi artifacts. PRI. 6 July.
Candida Moss, Joel Baden (2017). Hobby Lobby's Black-Market Buys Did Real Damage. The New York Times. 6 July.
Alexa Huffman (2017). First Nations heirlooms stolen from Vancouver Island family recovered. CHEK. 5 July.
Alan Feuer (2017). Hobby Lobby Agrees to Forfeit 5,500 Artifacts Smuggled Out of Iraq. The New York Times. 5 July.
Chinese Jade vessels, stolen by prolific thieves in 2005, recovered and sold at auction for 10 times their estimate( )
Art Daily (2017). Chinese Jade vessels, stolen by prolific thieves in 2005, recovered and sold at auction for 10 times their estimate. Art Daily. 5 July.
Sarah Bond (2017). Digitally Reconstructing The Faces Of Ancient Palmyra. Forbes. 5 July.
Press Trust of India (2017). ASI bans selfie sticks at 46 site museums. The Hindu. 5 July.
Coconuts Yangon (2017). Descendants of conquerors to return artifacts stolen during Anglo-Burmese War. Coconuts Yangon. 4 July.
eKathimerini (2017). Attica museums, ancient sites to be closed on Thursday morning due to walkout. eKathimerini. 3 July.
Marina Christofides (2017). Indomitable champion of Cyprus' cultural heritage. Cyprus Mail. 2 July.
Tajudeen Sowole (2017). In Lagos, lost treasures brings hope in artefacts repatriation. The Guardian. 2 July.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2017). Iraq accelerates work on its virtual national museum. Al Monitor. 2 July.
SANA (2017). Syrian authorities seize four funeral busts in ISIS former centers in Palmyra. ABNA. 1 July.
Protesters target Dutch firm involved in removal of 550-year-old tomb from ancient town of Hasankeyf( )
Tim Cornwall (2017). Protesters target Dutch firm involved in removal of 550-year-old tomb from ancient town of Hasankeyf. The Art Newspaper. 30 June.
Yonhap News Agency (2017). Looted Korean royal seals to return home from U.S.. Yonhap News Agency. 30 June.
Andrew Ffrench (2017). Vandals attack medieval ruins leaving a repair bill of £500,000. The Herald. 29 June.
Stephen Quillen (2017). Illicit antiquities trade threatening cultural heritage. Middle East Online. 28 June.
Navajo-Hopi Observer (2017). Bi-partisan legislation introduced to safeguard tribal items. Navajo-Hopi Observer. 27 June.
Blouin Artinfo (2017). Changing Nature of Illicit Art Trading Revealed as US Steps Up Fight. Blouin Artinfo. 27 June.
Pete Williams (2017). Supreme Court Takes Up Dispute Over Iran Antiquities in Terror Case. NBC. 27 June.
The American that looted Chichén Itzá
Laura Islas (2017). El estadounidense que saqueó Chichén Itzá. El Universal. 26 June.
Looking to protect historic remains in Cerro Las Burras
Norma Bernal (2017). Buscan proteger vestigios históricos en Cerro Las Burras. NTR. 25 June.
Leo Doran (2017). International Art Market Helps Finance Terrorism, Experts Tell Congress. Inside Sources. 24 June.
The Nation (2017). Fine Arts officials take artefacts for safekeeping after fabrics stolen. The Nation. 23 June.
Chularat Saengpassa (2017). King Taksin concubine's artefacts missing from temple where novice's body found. The Nation. 23 June.
Emily Sharpe (2017). French military funds technology to document heritage in conflict zones. The Art Newspaper. 23 June.
Daily Sabah (2017). Smugglers caught with 2,500-year-old artifacts from Turkey's Knidos. Daily Sabah. 22 June.
Phil Wright (2017). Pendleton police recover load of missing Indian regalia. East Oregonian. 21 June.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Turkish Hercules on display in Geneva. Hurriyet Daily News. 21 June.
Isabella SMith (2017). At British Museum Protest, Australian Aboriginal Activist Demands Repatriation of Ancestor's Shield. Hyperallergic. 20 June.
Majeed Gill (2017). Audit report shows 227 artefacts missing from Bahawalpur museum. Dawn. 18 June.
TRT World (2017). Egypt's sunken antiquities threatened by ship waste. TRT World. 18 June.
Daily News Egypt (2017). 484 antiques were returned to Egypt: Anany. Daily News Egypt. 18 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Qurans from Ottoman era seized at Cairo International Airport. Ahram Online. 17 June.
Nurudeen Oyewole (2017). FG to reward whistleblowers of stolen artifacts – Minister. Daily Trust. 16 June.
Raymond Brown (2017). Aboriginal man demands Cambridge University return his ancestor's spears. Cambridge News. 16 June.
Fiona Fernandez (2017). Mumbai: Vandalism threat looms over restored Mulji Jetha Fountain. Mid-day. 16 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Encroachments made since 2011 removed from Egypt's Dahshur Necropolis. Ahram Online. 15 June.
Hampshire Chronicle (2017). Row over bronze age bracelet found in Meon Valley. Hampshire Chronicle. 14 June.
Tehran Times (2017). Nader Shah's sword stolen from Russian museum. Tehran Times. 14 June.
Jonathan Romeo (2017). Native American artifacts worth thousands stolen from Durango storage. Durango Herald. 13 June.
Jessica Gelt (2017). Getty agrees to return 1st century BC sculpture to Italy. Los Angeles Times. 13 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). AUC hands over Egyptian artefacts from 1964 excavation in Fustat. Ahram Online. 13 June.
Springer (2017). Imaging helps to spot fake ancient daggers. Science Daily. 12 June.
Romania Insider (2017). Romanian police recover Dacian and Roman coins stolen from Hunedoara fortresses. Romania Insider. 12 June.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2017). Israel Nabs 'Antiquities Pirates' at Archaeological Site. The Jerusalem Post. 12 June.
Jaime Adame (2017). Agency returning tribal artifacts. Arkansas Online. 11 June.
Somjit Rungjamrasrassamee (2017). Police locate centuries-old carved elephant tusks stolen from Karen village. The Nation. 11 June.
Tehran Times (2017). ICOM to draw up Iranian antiquities 'red list'. Tehran Times. 10 June.
Assawin Pinitwong (2017). Ancient carved tusks stolen from Karen village. Bangkok Post. 10 June.
Breaking Belize News (2017). Institute of Archaeology says cultural heritage being destroyed in Corozal. Breaking Belize News. 9 June.
York Mix (2017). Judge gives controversial Cliffords Tower visitor centre the green light. York Mix. 9 June.
Jake Bullinger (2017). Will Bears Ears Remain a National Monument?. The Atlantic. 9 June.
Peter Neville-Hadley (2017). China's 'stolen' cultural relics: why the numbers just don't add up. Post Magazine. 9 June.
Chika Jones (2017). 117 years later: SEE stolen artifacts Britain returned to Nigeria. NAIJ. 9 June.
Jamie Mckenzie (2017). Anger after ancient Highland burial site vandalised. Press and Journal. 8 June.
Doğan News Agency (2017). 6th-century priest sculpture stolen from museum in southwestern Turkey. Daily Sabah. 8 June.
Evie Andreou (2017). Mathiatis residents fear gold mining will destroy ancient site. Cyprus Mail. 7 June.
BBC News (2017). Vandalism at ancient Clava Cairns burial site. BBC News. 7 June.
Jessica Jones (2017). Temperature rises by almost one degree at ancient Altamira cave. iNews. 7 June.
Andina (2017). United States and Peru extend MoU on archaeological heritage protection. Andina. 7 June.
G. H. Renaud (2017). Ancient artifacts from Mosul Museum found in IS home. K24. 6 June.
Nitisha Kashyap (2017). 900-year-old Antique Buddha Idol Stolen From Tawang, Recovered in Delhi. News 18. 5 June.
Patrick J. McDonnell (2017). ISIS militants battered Syria's ancient Palmyra, but signs of splendor still stand. Los Angeles Times. 2 June.
Ryan Nugent (2017). Illegal metal detectors damage 3,000-year-old wooden road. Irish Independent. 2 June.
The Hindu (2017). Police to seek documents from Australian authorities. The Hindu. 2 June.
John Hooper, Ted Plafker (2017). Millions at stake as Chinese villagers take collector to court over "man in the Buddha". AFR. 2 June.
Megan Gannon (2017). Lost Since World War II, Egyptian Artifact Returns to Germany. Live Science. 1 June.
John Christian Hopkins (2017). Hopis Hoping to Recover Katsina Friends. Lake Powell Life. 1 June.
Ben Barnett (2017). Walkers' rock piles damaging ancient features of the North York Moors. The Yorkshire Post. 31 May.
Claire Voon (2017). Two Nooses Discovered at Smithsonian Museums This Week. Hyperallergic. 31 May.
Benoit Foucon (2017). Prominent Art Family Entangled in ISIS Antiquities-Looting Investigations. The Wall Street Journal. 31 May.
Frank Jordans (2017). US museum returns ancient Egyptian stele missing since WWII. Phys.org. 30 May.
Mihingarangi Forbes (2017). Man out to prove Māori not original settlers under investigation. Radio New Zealand. 30 May.
R. Sivaraman (2017). 1,000-year-old 'Narasimmee' comes back to Tamil Nadu. The Hindu. 27 May.
R. Sivaraman (2017). How idol thieves deceived devotees. The Hindu. 27 May.
TNN (2017). Australia returns Tamil Nadu's antique idol stolen by notorious smuggler Kapoor. The Times of India. 27 May.
Travis Weik (2017). Copper thief targets county museum. The Courier-Times. 26 May.
Associated Press (2017). Greek police recover illegally excavated statue, arrest 2. The Republic. 26 May.
AFP (2017). Bulgaria recovers over 5,000 antiquities in joint anti-smuggling op with Turkey, France. Daily Sabah. 26 May.
Anadolu Agency (2017). Ancient tomb seized from treasure hunters in central Turkey. Hurriyet Daily News. 26 May.
Michigan Radio (2017). Fake relics "found" in Michigan at turn of century still provoke interest. Michigan Radio. 25 May.
Jennifer Peltz (2017). Looted statues, pottery returned to Italy after probe in NYC. ABC United States. 25 May.
Catherine Hickley (2017). Rare historic coins return to Salzburg Museum 70 years after they were looted. The Art Newspaper. 25 May.
The Local (2017). Rome authorities defend controversial stage built amidst ruins for rock musical. The Local. 24 May.
Samir Salama (2017). UAE's federal council passes antiquities draft law. Zawya. 24 May.
Middle East Monitor (2017). Egypt says it retrieved 4 stolen artefacts from Britain. Middle East Monitor. 24 May.
Claire Voon (2017). A Digital Database for Threatened Archaeological Sites in the Middle East and North Africa. Hyperallergic. 24 May.
Kirsteen Paterson (2017). Perth bids to 'bring home' the Stone of Destiny from Edinburgh as part of heritage plans. The National. 23 May.
Renee Fox (2017). Ex-attorney charged in connection to theft ring. Tribune Chronicle. 23 May.
Sharath S. Srivatsa (2017). GST impact: Auction of coins, stamps on hold. The Hindu. 23 May.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2017). Greek Police Arrest 3 Antiquity Smugglers at Grevena. Greek Reporter. 21 May.
M. A. Parray (2017). HC seeks inventory of artifacts, security measures at SPS museum. Kashmir Reader. 20 May.
Famagusta Gazette (2017). Cyprus leads effort to stamp out 'trade in blood antiquities'. Famagusta Gazette. 19 May.
Catherine Hickley (2017). Dr. Oetker compensates Jewish heirs for silver windmill cup in collection. The Art Newspaper. 19 May.
Adrinenne Cutway (2017). Caretaker accused of stealing $37,500 in jewelry, artifacts. Click Orlando. 19 May.
Cody Hooks (2017). BLM calls off public meetings amid Trump's monument review. The Taos News. 19 May.
Mirror (2017). Bungling lorry driver gets truck stuck under Grade I-listed ancient Roman arch. Mirror. 19 May.
The Economist (2017). Numismatics—acquiring old coins—outperforms other investments. The Economist. 18 May.
The Cable (2017). Stolen Nigerian artifact found in Italy. The Cable. 18 May.
The Local (2017). Thieves steal 6th-century ornament from Pompeii. The Local. 18 May.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Ancient stone block discovered at illegal excavation site in Upper Egypt's Sohag. Ahram Online. 18 May.
Salwa Samir (2017). How Egypt plans to crack down on antiquities theft. Al Monitor. 18 May.
Stolen: More than 400 pieces of an archaeological collection that was to become a museum in Campillos
Fernando Torres (2017). Roban más de 400 piezas de una colección arqueológica que iba a convertirse en museo en Campillos. Diario Sur. 18 May.
Menelaos Hadjicostis (2017). Cyprus New convention targets illegal antiquities dealers. Fox News. 17 May.
Hillel Aron (2017). The Downfall of an Ancient Coin Dealer Who Defrauded Customers of Millions and Lost a Bronze Head. LA Weekly. 16 May.
Times-News (2017). Real artifacts on display to celebrate return of replicas. Times-News. 16 May.
Prague Daily Monitor (2017). National Museum to help Syria restore ancient artefacts. Prague Daily Monitor. 16 May.
Theft and destruction of Maya mounds
Campeche Hoy (2017). Saqueo y destrucción de montículos mayas. Yucatan a la Mano. 15 May.
Safa Alharathy (2017). Libyan authorities issue international circular on looted antiquities from Libya. The Libya Observer. 15 May.
Hou Qiang (2017). "Tomb raider" arrested after 23 years on the run. Xinhua. 14 May.
American returns archaeological pieces from the Mochica and Lambayeque cultures
Andina (2017). Norteamericano devuelve piezas arqueológicas de culturas Mochica y Lambayeque. Andina. 14 May.
Edward Helmore (2017). 'This is our land': New Mexico's tribal groups gear up to fight for their home. The Guardian. 13 May.
Charlie English (2017). The Treasures of Timbuktu. The New York Times. 12 May.
RPP (2017). Recuperan piezas saqueadas de los alrededores de la tumba del Señor de Sipán. RPP. 12 May.
Juris & Lex thoroughly analyse the new anti art trafficking law
'El Economista' (2017). 'Iuris&Lex' Analiza a fondo la nueva Ley contra el tráfico de arte. El Economista. 12 May.
Jacob Magid (2017). Police recover stolen ancient coins, lamps, other antiquities near Hebron. The Times of Israel. 12 May.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Ancient stele turns out to be fake. Hurriyet Daily News. 11 May.
Tornos News (2017). Man arrested for possession of rare antiquities in Greece. Tornos News. 11 May.
Olga Gertcyk (2017). Stunning Ice Age rock art vandalised by modern graffiti. The Siberian Times. 11 May.
The Baltimore Sun (2017). Protecting public lands isn't 'abuse'. The Baltimore Sun. 10 May.
Christopher Soloman (2017). The Future of Dozens of National Monuments Depends on You. Outside Online. 10 May.
The Express Tribune (2017). Cultural crime: Asma Ibrahim narrates the sad tale of antiquities being stolen. The Express Tribune. 10 May.
Daily News Egypt (2017). Ministry of Antiquities retrieves stolen artifacts from France. Daily News Egypt. 10 May.
Kehinde Omotosho (2017). Is the worlds richest artist using his privilege to manipulate us?. Pulse. 10 May.
The archaeological site of Tepetxilotla has disappeared
Paco Morales (2017). Desaparece la zona arqueológica de Tepetxilotla. XEU. 9 May.
Bishnu K Jha (2017). Six Bihar varsity staff absolved of stealing rare manuscript 14 years ago. Hindustan Times. 9 May.
Joan Altabe (2017). Skeletons in the art world's closet, let out after two centuries, are shunned. Blasting News. 9 May.
Associated Press (2017). Tiara adorned with 367 diamonds stolen from German museum. The Daily Mail. 8 May.
National Museum may close exhibition room and restaurant 'to provide anti-terrorist security measures'( )
Catherine Devine (2017). National Museum may close exhibition room and restaurant 'to provide anti-terrorist security measures'. Irish Independent. 8 May.
Robert Redford (2017). Robert Redford: Don't take Bears Ears away from us. The Salt Lake Tribune. 6 May.
Matthew Daly (2017). 27 national monuments may have protections cut or curtailed under Trump's review. Chicago Tribune. 6 May.
Yotam Berger (2017). How Jews and Arabs Collaborate on Antiquities Theft in the West Bank. Haaretz. 5 May.
Robin Pogrebin (2017). The Met Files a Formal Proposal to Charge Admission to Out-of-State Visitors. The New York Times. 5 May.
Destruction and looting at the edge of Monte Albán; INAH has abandoned lands in Mexicápam
Carlos Javier (2017). Destrucción y saqueo en perímetro de Monte Albán; INAH abandona tierras en Mexicápam. NVI Noticias. 5 May.
Mark Rivett-Carnac (2017). Inside a New U.N. Program in Mali That's Training Its Staff to Protect At-Risk Art. Artsy. 5 May.
Martin Bailey (2017). Museums show limited interest in borrowing Parthenon Marbles. The Art Newspaper. 5 May.
3Ders (2017). Japan preserves Buddhist statues and cultural artifacts with 3D scanning and 3D printing. 3Ders. 5 May.
Phaedra Haywood (2017). Santa Fe duo sentenced in immigration fraud, artifacts-smuggling case. Santa Fe New Mexican. 5 May.
News.Az (2017). Carpet stolen by Armenians from Karabakh, taken to US to be exhibited in Baku. News.Az. 5 May.
Leith Fadel (2017). At least 89 stolen artifacts returned to Syria: director. AMN News. 4 May.
NRT (2017). Damascus Museum shows ancient treasures rescued from war. NRT. 4 May.
Ahram Online (2017). Egypt cabinet approves bill raising max penalty for antiquities trade to life in prison. Ahram Online. 4 May.
Eileen Kinsella (2017). MFA Boston Reaches Settlement in Nazi-Related Claim Over Rare Figurines. ArtNet News. 4 May.
INAH's disinterests provokes the looting of archaeological ruins in Lázaro Cárdenas
Jorge Castro (2017). Desinterés Del Inah Provoca El Saqueo De Vestigios Arqueológicos En Lázaro Cárdenas. Jorge Castro. 4 May.
Jethro Ibileke (2017). Return our stolen artifacts, Benin monarch tells British High Commissioner. The News. 4 May.
Famagusta Gazette (2017). CoE adopts Convention to fight cultural destruction. Famagusta Gazette. 4 May.
Emily Duke (2017). All artifacts recovered from Herrett Center theft. KMVT. 3 May.
Daily Gazette (2017). Ancient gate has chunk of stone knocked out by housing developers. Daily Gazette. 3 May.
INAH reduces resources for Quintana Roo
Carlos Matus (2017). Reduce INAH los recursos a Quintana Roo. La Verdad Noticias. 3 May.
Amjad Iqbal (2017). Restoration may have disfigured Buddhist monastery, a world heritage site. Dawn. 2 May.
Hubert Carrera Palí (2017). Montículos mayas, sin indicios de destrucción. La Jornada Maya. 1 May.
Phys.org (2017). Official launch of public database of 'at risk' archaeological sites. Phys.org. 1 May.
BBC News (2017). Hatra: IS damage to ancient Iraqi city less than feared. BBC News. 1 May.
Noah Browning (2017). Ancient mummies rot as Yemen war vexes even the dead. Reuters. 1 May.
Nick Romeo (2017). Museum-Goers Beware: That Ancient Artifact May Be Stolen. National Geographic. 1 May.
Ahram Online (2017). Two men killed in house collapse as they dig illegally for Egyptian artefacts. Ahram Online. 1 May.
Mānia Clarke (2017). New short film honours return of Northland chief Te Pahis medal. Maori Television. 30 April.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Smuggled Anatolian idol sold in US. Hurriyet Daily News. 30 April.
L.K. Hewlett (2017). National Museum Burgled. WinnFM. 29 April.
Doug Cuthand (2017). Cuthand: Indigenous artifacts belong with indigenous people. Saskatoon Star Phoenix. 29 April.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Turkey seeks return of 5,000-year-old marble figure. Hurriyet Daily News. 29 April.
Lina Giannarou (2017). Milos island prepares a home for much-desired return of Aphrodite. eKathimerini. 29 April.
Doğan News Agency (2017). Illegal excavations stir reaction in Myndos. Hurriyet Daily News. 29 April.
Surprising Roman fragrances at Biel...
May Makarem (2017). Surprenantes fragrances romaines au BIEL.... L'Orient Le Jour. 28 April.
Eva Li (2017). Chinese history buff uses feng shui knowledge to raid ancient tombs. South China Morning Post. 28 April.
Chip Colwell (2017). Native America's Necessary And Imperfect Law. Huffington Post. 28 April.
Hul Reaksmey (2017). Ancient Angkorian Jewelry Set Recovered From UK Art Dealership. Voice of America. 26 April.
Alex Ross (2017). Roman Jewellery Stolen from Shop. York Press. 25 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2017). Missing ancient coins: Ex-HOD still missing. The Times of India. 25 April.
Ido Ben Porat (2017). Stolen Second Temple period antiquities recovered in Samaria. Arutz Sheva. 25 April.
Ben Paviour (2017). Ancient Artifacts in London Returned to Cambodia. The Cambodia Daily. 24 April.
Liza Oliver (2017). Black Market Art: How To Restore Ethics To The Antiquities World. WBUR. 24 April.
El-Sayed Gamal El-Din (2017). Egyptian ministry staff face trial over theft from Giza Pyramids. Ahram Online. 24 April.
Rajesh Ahuja (2017). DRI to bring back stolen antiques smuggled to the US. Hindustan Times. 20 April.
TNN (2017). For God's sake, save our idols from New York parties. The Times of India. 20 April.
Daily Sabah (2017). Initiative to return missing pieces from "Gypsy Girl" mosaic in Turkey's Gaziantep. Daily Sabah. 20 April.
Shropshire Live (2017). Gold coins found inside piano in Shropshire are declared as treasure. Shropshire Live. 20 April.
Kathleen Sharp (2017). How a California Anesthesiologist Became One of America's Largest Antiquities Looters. Mens Journal. 20 April.
Cleveland Museum of Art returns ancient Roman portrait of Drusus after learning it was stolen from Italy in WWII( )
Steven Litt (2017). Cleveland Museum of Art returns ancient Roman portrait of Drusus after learning it was stolen from Italy in WWII. Cleveland.com. 18 April.
Express News Service (2017). Gujarat National Law University partners with ASI to hold exhibition. Indian Express. 18 April.
Gareth Harris (2017). Removal of a rare Roman mosaic in southern France enflames local conservation groups. The Art Newspaper. 17 April.
North-West Evening Mail (2017). Fake money was part of everyday life in Roman Cumbria. North-West Evening Mail. 17 April.
The Toledo Blade (2017). Ohio museum continues with public sales of ancient artifacts. The Crescent-News. 17 April.
Jason Okundaye (2017). Cambridge must return its Benin Bronzes, without condition. Varsity. 15 April.
Alex Riggins (2017). Police recover 2 of 5 replica artifacts stolen from Herrett Center, identify suspect. Magic Valley. 14 April.
Anna Marie de la Fuente (2017). Gael Garcia Bernal Toplines Alonso Ruizpalacio's 'Museum'. Variety. 14 April.
BBC News (2017). Cambridge Fitzwilliam stolen jade 'lost for generations', expert says. BBC News. 14 April.
Harry Yorke (2017). Medieval fort 'ruined' by staircase built by council to preserve historic site. The Telegraph. 14 April.
El Peruano (2017). Tesoros recuperados. El Peruano. 13 April.
Lambayeque: security at archaeological sites intensified
El Comercio (2017). Lambayeque: intensifican vigilancia en las zonas arqueológicas. El Comercio. 13 April.
17 archaeological pieces from Peru seized in Bolivia on their way to the US
RPP (2017). Requisaron en Bolivia 17 piezas arqueológicas de Perú que iban hacia EE.UU.. RPP. 13 April.
Archaeological sites monitored against possible Easter Week looters
RPP (2017). Recorren sitios arqueológicos ante posibles huaqueos por Semana Santa. RPP. 13 April.
Why is there an increase in archaeological looting in Easter Week?
RPP (2017). ¿Por qué se incrementa el huaqueo en Semana Santa?. RPP. 13 April.
Easter Week: warning of risk of looting at archaeological sites
La República (2017). Semana Santa: advierten riesgo de invasión en sitios arqueológicos. La República. 12 April.
Noah Charney (2017). The Case of the Missing Feet: Antiquities and Terrorism in Cambodia. Observer. 12 April.
Julie Wootton (2017). CSI says man brought tool to steal replicas of priceless artifacts. Magic Valley. 12 April.
Sarah Bond (2017). How Do You Purge The Memory Of An Emperor?. Forbes. 11 April.
Associated Press (2017). Ecuadoran tourist cited for writing names on Roman Colosseum. The Daily Mail. 11 April.
Ahmed Ali (2017). Police, NGOs tie up to curb smuggling. The Times of India. 11 April.
Mumbai Mirror (2017). Delayed charge sheet earns bail for antiques smuggler Nanda. Mumbai Mirror. 11 April.
Holly Norton (2017). The politics and power of American archaeology. The Guardian. 10 April.
Andy Pratt (2017). Cultural appropriation: theft or fair exchange?. The Conversation. 10 April.
Ahmet Günhan (2017). Humanity's heritage under threat from treasure hunters. Daily Sabah. 10 April.
Archaeological sites looted in Ixtepec
Guadalupe Ríos (2017). Saquean vestigios arqueológicos en Ixtepec. En Marcha. 10 April.
Ali M. Latifi (2017). Footprints: Saving artefacts in Afghanistan. Dawn. 9 April.
Shrunken head and other archaeological objects recovered
La República (2017). Recuperan cabeza reducida y otros objetos de bienes arqueológicos. La República. 8 April.
Charles Liu (2017). Beijing Officials Admit Artifacts Stolen From Famous Ming Tomb ... One Year Later. The Beijinger. 7 April.
Saibal Guptal (2017). 1,500-year-old 'antique' rots in court store room. The Times of India. 7 April.
Aziza Nofal (2017). How Palestine is working to stop antiquities theft. Al Monitor. 6 April.
Roberta Gedert (2017). Toledo Museum of Art selling off over 140 pieces. The Toledo Blade. 5 April.
BBC News (2017). Medieval stones stolen from Edinburgh hospital. BBC News. 4 April.
Geoffrey Robertson (2017). Let's do a Brexit deal with the Parthenon marbles. The Guardian. 4 April.
Regin Olimberio (2017). Fake Dead Sea Scrolls Sold In The US: Products Of Sophisticated Archeological Forgeries. The Science Times. 4 April.
Owen Jarus (2017). 28 New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Sold in US. Live Science. 4 April.
Gabrielle Russon (2017). Professor uses satellites to study damage to Iraq, Syria ruins. Phys.org. 4 April.
Associated Press (2017). Controversial tribal artifacts sale lures few bidders. The Daily Mail. 4 April.
Monty Fynn (2017). Exclusive: University-owned Benin collections may be loaned to Nigeria under new agreement. Varsity. 4 April.
Chris Young (2017). Frustration in Saltaire as thieves grab Yorkshire Stone just weeks before village celebrations. Telegraph & Argus. 3 April.
Culture on the frontline: Penn Museum shows artefacts curators are fighting to save in Syria and Iraq( )
Julia Halperin (2017). Culture on the frontline: Penn Museum shows artefacts curators are fighting to save in Syria and Iraq. The Art Newspaper. 3 April.
Brian Maffly (2017). Fate of pottery collection is 'a can of worms' for Navajos. The Salt Lake Tribune. 3 April.
Reuters (2017). Italy wins G-7 backing for U.N. peacekeeping force for culture. Japan Times. 2 April.
Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi (2017). Stolen Antiquities Returned from Munich Arrive at National Archaeological Museum in Athens. Greek Reporter. 1 April.
Kelly Velasquez (2017). Art 'blue helmets' rescue Italy's treasures from rubble. Yahoo News. 1 April.
Josué Mehouenou (2017). Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France. Art Daily. 1 April.
Megan Williams (2017). 'Dignity itself': Saving world heritage sites from 'cultural cleansing' won't be easy. CBC. 31 March.
Egypt Independent (2017). Official denies fire in Aswan Philae Temple. Egypt Independent. 31 March.
DW (2017). G7 culture ministers discuss trafficking of looted artifacts. DW. 31 March.
John D. Leshy (2017). The Endangered Antiquities Act. The New York Times. 31 March.
Jeff Starck (2017). German art police target Munich show in early March. Coin World. 31 March.
Chip Colwell (2017). How Indigenous Groups Can Reclaim Stolen Property. Foreign Affairs. 31 March.
KCCI (2017). Historical items stolen from northeastern Iowa society. KCCI. 30 March.
Ralph Blumenthal (2017). Expert Opinion or Elaborate Ruse? Scrutiny for Scholars' Role in Art Sales. The New York Times. 30 March.
Elisabetta Povoledo (2017). 3 Are Held on Suspicion of Plot to Attack Rialto Bridge in Venice. The New York Times. 30 March.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2017). Calls for support as destroyed Mosul Museum seeks to rebuild. Al Monitor. 30 March.
Nir Hasson (2017). Israel Arrests Temple Mount Officials After Assault on Archaeologists. Haaretz. 29 March.
Patrick Werr (2017). Selling precious artefacts could top up Egypt's coffers. The National. 29 March.
Dan Bean (2017). Clampdown on heritage thefts. The York Press. 29 March.
INAH requests halt to auction of Mexican pieces in France
Información Excélsior (2017). Solicitan al INAH detener subasta de piezas mexicanas en Francia. Sistema Michoacano. 28 March.
Jamey Keaten (2017). Lawyer: Art dealer accepts prized coffin's return to Turkey. The Tribune. 28 March.
Daily Sabah (2017). 3 arrested for selling ancient artifacts in Istanbul. Daily Sabah. 27 March.
Rural farmers invade protected area in the Laguna del Tigre National Park
Prensa Libre (2017). Campesinos invaden zona protegida en el Parque Nacional Laguna del Tigre. Prensa Libre. 26 March.
Sale of archaeological pieces "disgusts" INAH
Idalia Carrillo (2017). Venta de piecas arqueológicas 'disgusta' al INAH. Sipse. 26 March.
Isabel Vincent (2017). Art dealer knocks 'phony' King David sculpture displayed in the Met. New York Post. 26 March.
Trafficking of cultural heritage in Oaxaca: the same as drugs
Luis Ignacio (2017). Tráfico de patrimonio cultural en Oaxaca; igual que el de drogas. NVI Noticias. 25 March.
Daily Sabah (2017). Ancient sarcophagus to be returned to Turkey nearly 60 years after it was stolen. Daily Sabah. 24 March.
Voice of America (2017). UN Says Attacks on Heritage Sites Could Be War Crimes. Voice of America. 24 March.
Catherine Edwards (2017). Italy's 'Art Squad' charges hoarder of rare Roman coins. The Local. 24 March.
Rizal Harahap (2017). Malayan relics stolen from museum. The Jakarta Post. 23 March.
Rob Parsons (2017). Bid to stop criminals targeting York's rich heritage. The Yorkshire Post. 23 March.
Deanna Isaacs (2017). A mock trial at the Art Institute revisits the dicey question of who owns culture. Chicago Reader. 23 March.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Red list of Iraqi artifacts available in Turkish. Hurriyet Daily News. 23 March.
Middle East Monitor (2017). 150 historic Palestinian coins seized in Cairo airport. Middle East Monitor. 22 March.
Irishman known as the King of the Travellers loses $20MILLION libel suit against US magazine's piece on his involvement in rhino horn theft( )
John Breslin (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. The Irish Sun. 22 March.
Arab News (2017). 6,000-year-old relic handed to Saudi government. Arab News. 21 March.
Alice Morby (2017). Replica of artefact destroyed by ISIS announced as London's next Fourth Plinth installation. Dezeen. 21 March.
Owen Jarus (2017). $100M in ancient artifacts shipped from Egypt and Turkey to the U.S. in 2016. CBS. 21 March.
Frank Gardner (2017). Saving Syria's heritage: Archaeologists discover invisible solution. BBC News. 21 March.
Thomas Adamson (2017). $75.5M pledged to protect heritage sites in war zones. CBC. 20 March.
BBC News (2017). Chad's ancient Ennedi cave paintings defaced. BBC News. 20 March.
The Gulf Today (2017). UAE pledges $15m to protect heritage sites in conflict areas. The Gulf Today. 20 March.
Stuart Leavenworth (2017). Native Americans prepare to battle Trump over Utah national monument. McClatchy. 20 March.
Lisa Movius (2017). Terracotta Warriors' museum in battle over copyright with Chinese amusement park. The Art Newspaper. 20 March.
Phil Miller (2017). Destiny? Perth formally asks Crown for the Stone of Destiny back for 2021 bid. The Herald. 20 March.
Associated Press (2017). Donors urged to guard heritage threatened by war, extremism. The Daily Mail. 20 March.
Other "Quimbaya" Colombian treasure pieces abroad and inside the country
Irene Hartmann (2017). Otras piezas "Quimbaya" de los tesoros colombianos en el exterior y en el interior del país. Cronica Del Cuinddio. 19 March.
Brady McComba (2017). Tribal group says elimination of Bears Ears would be tragic. The Daily Progress. 18 March.
Express & Star (2017). Primary school 'devastated' after historic lanterns stolen. Express & Star. 18 March.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). New Kingdom mummy mask recovered from France. Ahram Online. 18 March.
Tania Rakhmanova (2017). Art Trafficking. Al Jazeera. 17 March.
BBC News (2017). Piano gold hoard is 'life-changing' sovereign stockpile. BBC News. 16 March.
Tom Mashberg (2017). Stolen Etruscan Vessel to Be Returned to Italy. The New York Times. 16 March.
Natalie Zarrelli (2017). The Forged 'Ancient' Statues That Fooled the Met's Art Experts for Decades. Atlas Obscura. 16 March.
BBC News (2017). Italian anti-mafia raids target politicians and businessmen. BBC News. 15 March.
Mike James (2017). Rock may find a home at last. The Daily Independent. 15 March.
Philippe Bohstrom (2017). Diving Robbers Are Looting Underwater Treasures, Archaeologists Wail. Haaretz. 15 March.
Jessie Knadler (2017). The Hidden World of Stolen Art and Artifacts. WMRA. 14 March.
eKathimerini (2017). Greece denies report on Parthenon Marbles. eKathimerini. 14 March.
Nine artworks from Syria, Yemen, and Libya exhibited in Switzerland
EFE (2017). Nueve obras de arte confiscadas de Siria, Yemen y Libia se exponen en Suiza. El Diario. 14 March.
Ian Johnston (2017). Greece offers ancient archaeological wonders in exchange for Elgin Marbles. The Independent. 14 March.
Tess Davis (2017). Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East. The Diplomat. 14 March.
Anwar Iqbal (2017). Pakistani faces 20-year imprisonment in US. Dawn. 13 March.
Omar Thabet (2017). Egypt thwarts 24 cases of antiquities theft in one week. Andalou Agency. 13 March.
Comment: Scholarly research is flourishing but curators' ability to judge an object's quality is not( )
Mark Jones (2017). Comment: Scholarly research is flourishing but curators' ability to judge an object's quality is not. The Art Newspaper. 13 March.
The enemies of historic heritage
Aludena Ruiz (2017). Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico. El Diario. 13 March.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2017). Pharaonic relics submerged with Titanic must be recovered: Egyptologist. Egypt Independent. 12 March.
Kawa Omar (2017). Scars of looting, destruction all that remain at Mosul museum. Reuters. 11 March.
Claudia Barbieri (2017). A Shelter for Art Caught in the Crossfire. The New York Times. 11 March.
Mo Hong'e (2017). Chinese grave robbers poison themselves inside ancient tomb. ECNS. 10 March.
Vinita Chaturvedi (2017). No guns for guards: Central Museum is an easy prey. The Times of India. 10 March.
Egypt Independent (2017). Officials deny any damage to newly-discovered king Ramses II statue during excavation. Egypt Independent. 10 March.
Sibi Arasu (2017). Centaurs, archers and modern vandals. The Hindu. 10 March.
Vijay Kumar Yadav (2017). Smuggler Vijay Nanda stole Parvati idol from MP: Police. Mid-day. 10 March.
New £50,000 reward appeal for return of Scotland's first ever coins - as rest of collection is gifted to nation( )
Martin Williams (2017). New £50,000 reward appeal for return of Scotland's first ever coins - as rest of collection is gifted to nation. The Herald. 10 March.
The Hindu (2017). Idol smuggling suspect kills self. The Hindu. 9 March.
Yogesh Kabirdoss (2017). US returns 8 ancient idols in big retrieval. The Times of India. 9 March.
The Jordan Times (2017). Antiquities agency chief says Jordan Codices fake. The Jordan Times. 9 March.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Ancient book stolen in Syria seized in Turkey. Hurriyet Daily News. 8 March.
Sam Russell (2017). Policeman who stole ancient gold coins he found with metal detector is jailed. Manchester Evening News. 8 March.
Associated Press (2017). Photos reveal ISIL's destruction to antiquities museum in Mosul. The National. 8 March.
Noel Baker (2017). Ancient monuments damaged by modern day life. Irish Examiner. 7 March.
Deshdeep Saxena (2017). Illegal stone mining a major danger to five ASI monuments. The Times of India. 7 March.
Julia Hitz (2017). Facing Germany's colonial heritage: It's 'detective work'. DW. 7 March.
Mike Leiby (2017). NCSO investigating possible stolen artifacts. White Mountain Independent. 7 March.
Chris Bishop (2017). Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks?. Eastern Daily Press. 6 March.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2017). Antiquities theft from second temple period prevented in central Israel. The Jerusalem Post. 6 March.
L. Barton (2017). Mysterious return from the Caribbean of stolen rare 200 year-old Padstow Bank note. Cornwall Live. 6 March.
Theft of artifacts rampant due to legal loopholes Police crack down on thieves, but critics say laws need to change( )
Korea JoongAng Daily (2017). Theft of artifacts rampant due to legal loopholes Police crack down on thieves, but critics say laws need to change. Korea JoongAng Daily. 6 March.
TNN (2017). Police recover 195 ancient gold coins from Tonk in 3 months. The Times of India. 5 March.
Vijay Kumar Yadav (2017). Antique smuggling racket: Key idol smuggler held in police raid. Mid-day. 4 March.
Ozgen Acar (2017). Old fisherman still homesick. Hurriyet Daily News. 4 March.
Paul Daley (2017). Reuniting Indigenous 'sticks' with their stories: the museum on a mission to give back. The Guardian. 3 March.
TNN (2017). Nagpur University finally lodges FIR in coins theft case. The Times of India. 3 March.
Reuters (2017). Less damage to ancient Palmyra than feared, Syrian antiquities chief says. Reuters. 3 March.
BBC News (2017). Palmyra: Syrian forces 'completely retake' IS-held town. BBC News. 2 March.
Gene Maddaus (2017). Peter Guber Sues His Insurance Broker Over Stolen Bronze Head. Variety. 2 March.
Egyptian Streets (2017). Attempts to Retrieve Artifacts from Abroad Not in Egypt Favor: Former Antiquities Minister. Egyptian Streets. 2 March.
Jason Warick (2017). Federal government agrees to return Métis artifacts. CBC. 1 March.
Shounaz Meky (2017). Photo showing party inside ancient Egypt tomb sparks outrage. Al Arabiya. 1 March.
Looting of archaeological pieces condemned
Diario de Yucatán (2017). Denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas. Diario de Yucatán. 1 March.
The Korea Times (2017). Gov't reveals 29 lost state seals. The Korea Times. 1 March.
The Jordan Times (2017). Jordan demands Israel halts works at Jerusalem's Umayyad Palaces. The Jordan Times. 1 March.
Catherine Hickley (2017). Ancient bronze statuette lost after the Second World War returns to Berlin. The Art Newspaper. 1 March.
Brigit Katz (2017). Scientists Shoot Stones to Study War's Impact on Heritage Sites. Smithsonian. 28 February.
Tom Kline (2017). Weighing the Risks and Returns of Art and Antiquities. Wealth Management. 28 February.
Josie Ensor (2017). Previously untouched 600BC palace discovered under shrine demolished by Isil in Mosul. The Telegraph. 28 February.
Khaled Al-Jabbar (2017). Archaeologist: Kuwait keen to safeguard relics. KUNA. 27 February.
Giji K. Raman (2017). Sentinels to guard Marayur dolmens. The Hindu. 27 February.
Michael Race (2017). Man exposes himself to four women at ancient monument site. The Oxford Times. 27 February.
Claire Ricke (2017). Archaeology smuggler caught with 500 stolen artifacts at Big Bend. KXAN. 27 February.
Erin Jones (2017). Idiots vandalising ancient Aboriginal rock art in Flinders Ranges. The Advertiser. 26 February.
AFP (2017). In Mosul, a long-term battle to repair Iraq's heritage. The Jordan Times. 26 February.
Petra Caruana Dingli (2017). The Grand Master's dagger. Times of Malta. 26 February.
Associated Press (2017). Kidnapped German archaeologists freed in northern Nigeria. The Guardian. 26 February.
Anthee Carassava (2017). Gucci Acropolis rental bid strikes sensitive nerve in Greece. DW. 24 February.
APA (2017). Azerbaijan to appeal to UNESCO over illegal archaeological activity in occupied lands. APA. 24 February.
Dan Hicks (2017). Why are England's heritage bodies supporting the Stonehenge Bypass?. Apollo. 24 February.
John Owen Nwachukwu (2017). Kidnappers of German archaeologist, Professor Peter Breunig demand N60 million. Daily Post. 24 February.
Nuneaton News (2017). Smart solution to stop theft of Hartshill Castle stones. Nuneaton News. 24 February.
Associated Press (2017). Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group. The Daily Mail. 23 February.
Ilan Ben Zion (2017). Minister offers Turkish mayor elephants for ancient Hebrew inscription. The Times of Israel. 23 February.
Beau Jackson (2017). Inside private art collections with Scan the World. 3D Printing Industry. 23 February.
Melissa Healy (2017). Scientists study ways to preserve world heritage sites damaged in armed conflicts. Los Angeles Times. 22 February.
Ben Paviour (2017). Records Point to Dealer's Role in Artifact Theft. The Cambodia Daily. 22 February.
Controls are still missing
El Ancastí (2017). Los controles que siguen faltando. El Ancastí. 20 February.
BBC News (2017). Policeman sacked for keeping gold coin proceeds. BBC News. 20 February.
Arutz Sheva (2017). Family catches antiquity thief in the act. Arutz Sheva. 20 February.
Ilan Ben Zion (2017). Palestinian nabbed at crossing with sack of ancient coins. The Times of Israel. 20 February.
Colin Randall (2017). Ancient artefacts leave Iraq for the 57th Venice Biennale. The National. 20 February.
Ido Ben Porat (2017). Israeli authorities foil ancient Roman coin smuggling attempt. Arutz Sheva. 20 February.
Jun Mai (2017). With an eye to national identity, Beijing vows to stem loss of cultural treasures. South China Morning Post. 20 February.
Glory Moralidad (2017). Tourist Arrested For Vandalizing Colosseum With Ancient Coin. Travelers Today. 18 February.
Rick Noack (2017). The Islamic State's 'business model' is failing, study says. The Washington Post. 17 February.
WKNO (2017). In West Bank, Israeli And Palestinian Archaeologists Both Lay Claim To Heritage. WKNO. 16 February.
TNN (2017). Bihar govt to prepare list of idols, artefacts in temples. The Times of India. 16 February.
Jason Farago (2017). The Ancient Syrian City ISIS Is Destroying, Preserved Online. The New York Times. 15 February.
Cyprus Mail (2017). Cyprus 'very interested' in return of Parthenon Marbles says Kadis. Cyprus Mail. 15 February.
Julie Applegate (2017). 181 artifacts from looted site found, BLM asks for help. St George News. 15 February.
Tornos News (2017). Greek police arrest 81-year-old ex-poultry baron for undeclared antiquities. Tornos News. 15 February.
Michelle Z. Donahue (2017). New Dead Sea Scrolls Find May Help Detect Forgeries. National Geographic. 14 February.
Ömer Erbil (2017). Stolen artifacts from Turkey found in Germany. Hurriyet Daily News. 14 February.
A lawsuit involving American Indian artifacts, alleged excessive force and a Utahn's suicide has hit another wall( )
Brian Maffly (2017). A lawsuit involving American Indian artifacts, alleged excessive force and a Utahn's suicide has hit another wall. The Salt Lake Tribune. 13 February.
Rebecca Murphy (2017). Reports of illegal metal detecting near the historic Weeting Castle. Watton & Swaffham Times. 13 February.
Mom Kunthear (2017). Ancient statue a riddle for experts. Khmer Times. 13 February.
Manish Sirhindi (2017). 13 years on, no sign of 'ancient' paintings missing from Qila Mubarak. The Times of India. 13 February.
Young looters sack sites in the Comunitat Valenciana and sell them on the internet
J. A. Marrahí (2017). Jóvenes expoliadores saquean yacimientos de la Comunitat Valenciana y lo difunden por internet. Las Provincias. 13 February.
Associated Press (2017). Albania stops smugglers of 230 ancient Apollonia artifacts. The Pueblo Chieftan. 12 February.
Ejaz Kaiser (2017). Maoists deny hand in destruction of ancient Ganesha idol; Cops have their doubts. The New Indian Express. 12 February.
Virendrasingh Ghunawat (2017). DRI vs Nanda case: DRI recovered antique Mughal sculpture during searc. India Today. 12 February.
Press Trust of India (2017). More antique wooden sculptures, carvings recovered from Nanda. The Indian Express. 12 February.
Maya material recovered
Wilmer Delgado Rojas (2017). Rescatan material arqueológico maya. El Expreso. 12 February.
Allison Bray (2017). 'Booze, bullies and perverts' rife at museum. Irish Independent. 10 February.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Encroachments removed from Dahshour necropolis site: Ministry. Ahram Online. 10 February.
Katharyn Hanson (2017). Why We Need to Fight to Save Mosul's Cultural Heritage. Smithsonian. 9 February.
Henri Neuendorf (2017). Germany Arrests Alleged Mastermind Behind Bardo Museum Terror Attack. ArtNet News. 9 February.
PanArmenian (2017). Urartu-era antiquities found in a truck in Hungary. PanArmenian. 9 February.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2017). Manhattan District Attorney Returns Ancient Sarcophagus to Greek Consulate. Greek Reporter. 9 February.
Uriel J. Garcia (2017). Santa Fe couple convicted in artifact-smuggling case. Santa Fe New Mexican. 9 February.
Amir Vahdat (2017). Iran displays ancient Persian artifacts returned from the US. Phys.org. 8 February.
Jody Harrison (2017). Metal detectorists urged to 'brush up on skills' to avoid damaging treasures. The Herald. 7 February.
Daily Sabah (2017). Police seize 1 billion liras worth of Hellenistic jewelry in western Turkey. Daily Sabah. 7 February.
ANSA (2017). Italy restoring damaged art from Palmyra Italy restoring damaged art from Palmyra. ANSA. 7 February.
Elisha Ben Kimon (2017). Antiquities robber caught red-handed in a Byzantine site. Ynet News. 7 February.
Traci Watson (2017). Show of shipwrecked treasures raises scientists' ire. Nature. 7 February.
Hailey Konnath (2017). Gone, sometimes forgotten: State law protects even tiny cemeteries, but enforcement can be tough. Omaha World-Herald. 7 February.
Police go after 'thieves' of Maya ruins in Umán
Luis Fuente (2017). Van por 'ladrones' de vestigios mayas en Umán. Milenio. 5 February.
WCAI (2017). Cairo's Islamic Art Museum Reopens 3 Years After A Car Bomb Damaged It. WCAI. 5 February.
Loaa Adel (2017). Najaf Police confiscates 35 artifacts hidden inside vehicle. Iraqi News. 5 February.
Gephardt Daily (2017). Breaking: Governor signs resolution asking to rescind Bears Ears monument designation. Gephardt Daily. 3 February.
Association denounces looting and destruction of archaeological remains in Salamanca
La Vanguardia (2017). Asociación denuncia saqueo y destrucción de restos arqueológicos en Salamanca. La Vanguardia. 3 February.
Caty Enders (2017). Republicans back off bill to sell 3.3m acres of public land after outcry. The Guardian. 2 February.
James Ratcliffe (2017). European countries are working together to tackle cultural property crime. Apollo. 2 February.
Egypt Independent (2017). Police seize 801 artifacts, preventing illegal sale in Sharqiya. Egypt Independent. 2 February.
Egypt Independent (2017). Egypt retrieves 2 artifacts from London. Egypt Independent. 1 February.
Boing Boing (2017). Citizen scientists can now help stop archaeological looting. BoingBoing. 1 February.
Chris Kitching (2017). Angry Pompeii workers 'tear down part of ancient Roman house in clash with management'. Mirror. 1 February.
Archaeological site, closed
Juan Carlos Jiménez (2017). Zona arqueológica, cerrada. El Diario Martinense. 31 January.
Hiru News (2017). Six Treasure Hunters Inside an Ancient Canal in Eppawala Arrested. Hiru News. 31 January.
David Israel (2017). Stacks of Stolen Historic Artifacts Seized in Acre. The Jewish Press. 30 January.
Kristina Killgrove (2017). Space Archaeologist Funds Citizen Science Platform With $1M TED Prize. Forbes. 30 January.
EFE (2017). Encuentran dos momias prehispánicas abandonadas en un paraje del Cuzco. El Comercio. 30 January.
TNN (2017). Burglary in Chhota Udepur palace, antiques stolen. The Times of India. 30 January.
Leah Garchik (2017). Facebook objects to X-rated ads for Asian Art Museum antiquities. San Francisco Chronicle. 30 January.
Times (2017). Nigeria: Govt Vows to Deal With Collaborators of Destroyed 190-Year Monument. All Africa. 29 January.
Pakistan Today (2017). The dancing girl in distress. Pakistan Today. 29 January.
Egypt Independent (2017). Egypt retrieves 4,000-year-old figurine from London. Egypt Independent. 29 January.
Jason Scott (2017). Former Harrisburg mayor Stephen Reed gets probation, small fine in stolen artifacts case. Central Penn Business Journal. 27 January.
Kevin Rushby (2017). English Heritage in the dock over plans for Clifford's Tower in York. The Guardian. 27 January.
Cristina Maza (2017). Angkor revisited: how master craftsmen are forging Khmer antiquities. The Phnom Penh Post. 27 January.
ABC Australia (2017). Ancient Assyrian artefacts discovered in raid on Islamic State safe house in Mosul. ABC Australia. 26 January.
The Washington Post (2017). 'Almost pathological preoccupation' with Wild West artifacts may land ex-Harrisburg mayor in prison. TribLive. 26 January.
More than 800 illegally looted cultural objects from Peru will be repatriated in 2017
David Hidalgo (2017). Más de 800 objetos culturales sacados ilegalmente del Perú serán repatriados en 2017. Ojo Público. 26 January.
Hugo Miller (2017). Geneva Art World Pens Anti-Money-Laundering Guide Amid Scandals. Bloomberg. 25 January.
Eastern Daily Press (2017). Norfolk policeman who sold gold coins he found could face suspended sentence. Eastern Daily Press. 25 January.
Bennett Hall (2017). To catch a thief. Corvallis Gazette-Time. 25 January.
Jackson Lewis (2017). Immigration Customs Enforcement's Other Job: Recovering and Repatriating Cultural Property. The National Law Review. 25 January.
Guatemala recovers 22 archaeological pieces from abroad
Marlyn Valddez De León (2017). Guatemala recupera 22 piezas arqueológicas en el extranjero. AGN. 24 January.
The Local (2017). Looted Syrian antiquities for sale in Denmark: police. The Local. 24 January.
Victoria Reed (2017). How should museums respond to art smuggling scandals?. Apollo. 24 January.
Hurriyet Daily News (2017). Terror fear hits Troy. Hurriyet Daily News. 24 January.
Faras Ghani (2017). Pakistan's Moenjodaro is crumbling away. Al Jazeera. 23 January.
Ihlas News Agency (2017). Smugglers captured trying to sell ancient artifacts. Daily Sabah. 23 January.
Aisling Irwin (2017). A no-strike list may shield Yemen's ancient treasures from war. New Scientist. 23 January.
Matt Miller (2017). Ex-Mayor Reed admits carelessness, not criminality, in pleading guilty to stealing city artifacts. Penn Live. 23 January.
Famagusta Gazette (2017). Cyprus Police seize 1.383 artworks and antiquities during operation "Pandora". Famagusta Gazette. 23 January.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2017). Greek Antiquities Among 3,500 Illegally Obtained Objects Confiscated. Greek Reporter. 23 January.
Documentary on the looting of 2000 year-old Dacian bracelets premiers at the Bucharest's National History Museum( )
Romania Insider (2017). Documentary on the looting of 2000 year-old Dacian bracelets premiers at the Bucharest's National History Museum. Romania Insider. 23 January.
Europol: Nearly 250 arrests in Operation Bosphorus against smuggling of Turkish pistols via Bulgaria( )
The Sofia Globe (2017). Europol: Nearly 250 arrests in Operation Bosphorus against smuggling of Turkish pistols via Bulgaria. The Sofia Globe. 23 January.
Associated Press (2017). Spanish Police Announce Arrests in Cultural Artifacts Ring. The New York Times. 22 January.
A Europol macrooperation results in the recovery of more than 3,500 art objects
La Vanguardia (2017). Una macrooperación de la Europol permite recuperar más de 3.500 obras de arte. La Vanguardia. 22 January.
E.M. Manoj (2017). Prehistoric rock art in peril. The Hindu. 22 January.
Patrick Sawer (2017). The strange case of the ancient Assyrian curse and the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police. The Telegraph. 21 January.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2017). Movie director arrested over archaeological paintings theft. Egypt Independent. 20 January.
Helen Lock (2017). Online courses: your passport to a new career. The Guardian. 20 January.
Camila Domonoske (2017). ISIS Destroys Ancient Theater, Tetrapylon In Palmyra, Syria Says. NPR. 20 January.
Arutz Sheva (2017). Caught red-handed: 11 grave robbers arrested at northern ruins. Arutz Sheva. 19 January.
BBC News (2017). Syria: Islamic State group 'kills 12' in Palmyra. BBC News. 19 January.
Lilit Marcus (2017). Tourist Returns Stolen Cobblestone to Rome With Apology Note. Condé Nast Traveler. 19 January.
BLM requests public's assistance in preserving cultural resources for current and future generations of Americans( )
Rachel T. Carnahan (2017). BLM requests public's assistance in preserving cultural resources for current and future generations of Americans. KCSG. 19 January.
Nurbanu Kizil (2017). British woman returns 4,500 year-old Yortan jug to Turkey. Daily Sabah. 19 January.
Claire Voon (2017). Chinese Authorities Smash Fake Terracotta Warriors Attraction. Hyperallergic. 18 January.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Cairo's Museum of Islamic Art to open Friday after two-year closure. Ahram Online. 18 January.
Dawn (2017). Iraqi artist recreates ancient works destroyed by IS. Dawn. 17 January.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2017). Greek Archaeologist Prevents Illicit Sale of Antiquity in New York. Greek Reporter. 17 January.
Eileen Kinsella (2017). Swiss Antiquities Dealer Files $77 Million Suit Against Getty Museum. ArtNet News. 17 January.
Chiara Palazzo (2017). Rome mulls no-go zone around Colosseum after acts of vandalism. The Telegraph. 17 January.
Federica Marsi (2017). Lebanon first to return looted Syria artifacts. The Daily Star. 16 January.
Kong Meta (2017). Alleged grave robber arrested near temple. The Phnom Penh Post. 16 January.
Tyler J. Kelley (2017). Archaeologists and Metal Detectorists Find Common Ground. The New York Times. 16 January.
Martin Polkinghorne (2017). Angkor what? How Cambodian workshops get away with fake masterpieces. In Daily. 16 January.
Press Trust of India (2017). Australia returns three antiquities to India. The Times of India. 16 January.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Royal golden ring stored in Egyptian Museum not stolen as claimed. Ahram Online. 15 January.
Kathianne Boniello (2017). Museum cut company out of multi-billion dollar art deal: suit. New York Post. 15 January.
Bears Ears and Gold Butte are the latest battlegrounds in a long-running debate about federal land in the West( )
The Economist (2017). Bears Ears and Gold Butte are the latest battlegrounds in a long-running debate about federal land in the West. The Economist. 14 January.
Steven Morris (2017). Opportunity or threat? Stonehenge tunnel plan revives long-running debate. The Guardian. 13 January.
Associated Press (2017). Europe Wants More Protection Against Antiquities Trafficking. The New York Times. 13 January.
Li Yan (2017). Chinese museum demands return of horse sculptures from Pennsylvania. ECNS. 13 January.
Agnes Rivera (2017). Cultural artifacts returned to Peru, all 404 of them. Living in Peru. 12 January.
ICE (2017). ICE returns cultural artifacts to Peru. ICE. 12 January.
Three Sculptures Stolen from the Temple Treasures
Amar Ujala (2017). मंदिर से बेशकीमती तीन मूर्तियां चोरी. Amar Ujala. 12 January.
Macaela J. Bennett (2017). Withers attorney analyzes New York antiquities scandal. Greenwich Time. 12 January.
Daily Times (2017). SHC orders removal of Mohenjo Daro encroachers. Daily Times. 12 January.
Tuoi Tre News (2017). Vietnam woman nabbed for black bronze antique scam. Tuoi Tre News. 11 January.
C R Gowri Shanker (2017). Hyderabad: Thieves looting antiques without any fear of law. Deccan Chronicle. 11 January.
Oskar Aanmoen (2017). Norwegian drug lord helped to solve the theft of King Harald's priceless antiques. Royal Central. 11 January.
How the estate of Thailand's missing 'Silk King' was among the winners of Reagan's 1986 Tax Reform Act( )
Helen Stoilas (2017). How the estate of Thailand's missing 'Silk King' was among the winners of Reagan's 1986 Tax Reform Act. The Art Newspaper. 9 January.
Nevine El-Aref (2017). Five ancient Egyptian artefacts smuggled to US repatriated. Ahram Online. 9 January.
Margaret Fosmoe (2017). Notre Dame sued over alleged stolen art. South Bend Tribune. 5 January.
The Jordan Times (2017). Karak Castle reopens its gates after December attack. The Jordan Times. 5 January.
Tehran Times (2017). In focus: Tehran museum puts on show newly recuperated relics. Tehran Times. 4 January.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2017). House basements used for illegal excavation discovered in Luxor. Egypt Independent. 4 January.
Jay Evensen (2017). Jay Evensen: A monument designation won't stop the looting. Deseret News. 4 January.
Financial Tribute (2017). Restitution of Persepolis Collection Expected. Financial Tribute. 4 January.
BBC News (2017). Syria monuments damage 'akin to looting Welsh castles'. BBC News. 3 January.
Rabindra Nath Choudhury (2017). Khajuraho to get back 'Parrot Lady'. Deccan Chronicle. 3 January.
Manoj Pokhriyal (2017). 2016 saw 3 UNESCO listings, return of stolen antiquities. Press Trust of India. 3 January.
Saurav Karki (2017). Bringing the gods home. The Kathmandu Post. 3 January.
Lori Hinnant (2016). Turning Iraq history to rubble, leaving mess to looters. The Detroit News. 31 December.
Amanda Holpuch (2016). Obama leaves 'phenomenal legacy' of protecting historic and natural land. The Guardian. 31 December.
Nibih Bulous (2016). After Islamic State institutionalized looting in Syria, the market for fake antiquities is booming. Los Angeles Times. 31 December.
Torsten Ove (2016). Suit alleging Notre Dame has pilfered art collection is transferred to Indiana. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 30 December.
Record & Landmark (2016). Man charged in replica, artifact thefts from Fort Dobbs. Record & Landmark. 29 December.
Africa Times (2016). New 'Red List' for West Africa helps to protect art, cultural antiquities. Africa Times. 29 December.
Annette Chrysostomou (2016). Cyprus petition launched for return on Elgin Marbles to Greece. Cyprus Mail. 28 December.
Brian Maffly (2016). Obama declares Bears Ears National Monument in southern Utah. The Salt Lake Tribune. 28 December.
Rebecca Rosenberg (2016). Miami Heat doctor sues store over fake Russian collectibles. New York Post. 28 December.
Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia( )
Hili Perlson (2016). Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia. ArtNet News. 28 December.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). Colombia returns ancient relics. Living in Peru. 27 December.
Kamal Pariyar (2016). Police find new lead on stolen idols from Jumla. My Republica. 27 December.
Pon Vasanth Arunchalam (2016). Subhash Kapoor remanded in Pazhavoor idol theft case. The Hindu. 27 December.
Deepak Kharel (2016). Ancient idols of gods under serious threat in Nepal. My Republica. 26 December.
The Art Newspaper (2016). Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller, 'gentleman collector' of ethnographic art, has died aged 86. The Art Newspaper. 26 December.
Egypt Independent (2016). Egypt retrieves 340 smuggled artifacts from Jordan. Egypt Independent. 26 December.
TNN (2016). Pratyangira idol and two other artefacts back in India. The Times of India. 26 December.
T.K. Rohit (2016). Web of smugglers linked to New York art gallery. The Hindu. 24 December.
Ben Paviour (2016). Angkorian Artifact Dealer Arrested in New York. The Cambodia Daily. 23 December.
Manuela Pulido (2016). Illicit antiquities trade being fought. Latin American Post. 22 December.
Michaela Boland (2016). Art dealer Nancy Wiener who sold stolen Buddha to NGA arrested. The Australian. 22 December.
Philippe Bohstrom (2016). New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Found in Judean Desert. Haaretz. 21 December.
Daily Trust (2016). Customs officials can't tell antiquities from crafts they seize. Daily Trust. 21 December.
Lisa Bannon (2016). New York Art Dealer Charged With Trafficking Illegal Antiquities. The Wall Street Journal. 21 December.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Prominent Antiquities Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Artifacts. The New York Times. 21 December.
Ryan Burns (2016). This Wiyot Tool Dug Up 86 Years Ago by a Notorious Grave Robber is Being Sold in an Online Auction. Lost Coast Outpost. 21 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Stolen relief of Queen Hatshepsut recovered from London. Ahram Online. 20 December.
Aaron Gilchrist (2016). ICE On Trail of Stolen Relics. NBC. 20 December.
eKathimerini (2016). Four suspected antiquities thieves nabbed near Mesolongi. eKathimerini. 19 December.
Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property( )
Steven Gallagher (2016). Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property. South China Morning Post. 19 December.
Jamie Stengle (2016). Tapestry returning to Germany. The Durango Herald. 17 December.
Laura Chesters (2016). Suspected fraudster denies swindling elderly out of £650,000 worth of antiques. Antiques Trade Gazette. 16 December.
Rob Bates (2016). Have You Seen These Stolen Hearst Family Heirlooms?. JCK. 16 December.
Hili Perlson (2016). Luxembourg Freeport Director David Arendt Quits. ArtNet News. 16 December.
Employee of the natural history museum of Orléans, he resold stones and fossils on eBay
Philippe Renaud (2016). Employé du muséum d'histoire naturelle d'Orléans, il revendait des pierres et fossiles sur eBay. La République. 16 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt antiquities ministry receives two stolen Islamic-era lamps from UAE. Ahram Online. 15 December.
Jimmy Woulfe David Raleigh (2016). Gardaí seize rare cup made from rhino horn in raid. Irish Examiner. 15 December.
Yeganeh Torbati (2016). U.S. sues to recover ancient Syrian artifacts looted by Islamic State. Reuters. 15 December.
FT (2016). Mali declares archaeological emergency. Financial Times. 14 December.
UNESCO (2016). UNESCO Director General sends rapid assessment mission to the Nimrud archaeological site in Iraq. UNESCO. 14 December.
BBC News (2016). Crimean gold must go back to Ukraine, says Dutch court. BBC News. 14 December.
12 archaeological pieces seized in Italy are returned to the Mexican government
Periodico el Despertar (2016). Restituyen al gobierno mexicano 12 piezas arqueológicas incautadas en Italia. Periodico el Despertar. 14 December.
Phil Butler (2016). Crimea's Scythian Treasures Become Political Football. Argophilia. 14 December.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). Three looters busted plundering ancient tomb in Galilee. The Times of Israel. 14 December.
Lori Hinnant (2016). UN seeks protection for ancient Nimrud site wrecked by IS. The Republic. 14 December.
Katie A. Paul (2016). Repatriating the Past: Filling the Holes in Egypt's History Left by Looting. Heritage Daily. 12 December.
BBC News (2016). Palmyra: IS retakes ancient Syrian city. BBC News. 11 December.
George Mikhail (2016). How Egypt intends to stop sale of its relics around the world. Al Monitor. 11 December.
Lucy Kafanov (2016). Iraqis Mourn Destruction of Ancient City of Nimrud: ISIS 'Tried to Destroy the Identity of Iraq'. NBC. 11 December.
Archaeological ruins destroyed in Chiapas
Omar Ruiz (2016). Destrozan en Chiapas ruinas arqueológicas. El Sol de Mexico. 9 December.
Adrija Roychowdhury (2016). Six major challenges facing Indian museums, says museologist Vinod Daniel. The Indian Express. 8 December.
How the antiquities black market thrives on Syria: 'We have the collapse of state institutions and the society holding them all together'( )
Syria Direct (2016). How the antiquities black market thrives on Syria: 'We have the collapse of state institutions and the society holding them all together'. Syria Direct. 8 December.
Rami al-Khattib (2016). Artifact trafficking and the battle to stop it: 'It's open season'. Syria Direct. 8 December.
Retired FBI Agent Solves Arts Crimes Including a Missing Nazi Diary, Confederate Relics and Even Batmobiles( )
Erin Arvelund (2016). Retired FBI Agent Solves Arts Crimes Including a Missing Nazi Diary, Confederate Relics and Even Batmobiles. Philly.com. 8 December.
ICE (2016). ICE returns 23 pre-Columbian artifacts to Dominican Republic. ICE. 7 December.
Ahram Online (2016). Fruitful week for repatriation of Egyptian antiquities: Report. Ahram Online. 7 December.
Mayuri Phadnis (2016). Group will document state's antiques to protect heritage. Pune Mirror. 7 December.
Press Trust of India (2016). US Will Return 9 Indian Antiquities Shortly: Government. NDTV. 7 December.
INAH recovers monument that was in a hotel
Union Yucatán (2016). INAH recupera monumento que estaba en un hotel. Union Yucatán. 7 December.
Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts( )
Sandy Pterykowski (2016). Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts. PBS. 6 December.
Yucatan recovers valuable steala from ancient Maya city
Terra (2016). Yucatán recupera valiosa estela de antigua ciudad maya. Terra. 6 December.
ITV News (2016). Roman artefacts spotted at auction after they were stolen 12 years ago. ITV News. 6 December.
Office of Rep. Steve Pearce (2016). Pearce Leads Effort To Protect Tribal Artifacts. KRWG. 6 December.
Police arrested suspects in the robbery of the church and rectory of Cea
Faro de Vigo (2016). La Policía detiene a los presuntos autores del robo en la iglesia y la rectoral de Cea. Faro de Vigo. 5 December.
Peter Hellyer (2016). The UAE can become a safe haven for antiquities. The National. 5 December.
Caroline Tilley (2016). Stolen coffins found after police search. Gazette News. 5 December.
Associated Press (2016). France pays £24m into new fund to protect cultural heritage sites. The Guardian. 4 December.
Felicity Strong (2016). Imitation game: how copies can solve our cultural heritage crises. The Conversation. 4 December.
Helen Stoilas (2016). Fire at California artists' collective claims 33 lives. The Art Newspaper. 4 December.
The Herald (2016). Judge orders 'owner' to provide more details before ancient golden crown can be examined. The Herald. 3 December.
AFP (2016). Nations set to approve heritage protection fund. The Daily Mail. 3 December.
RT (2016). Operation Mummy's Curse returns ancient artifacts including child's sarcophagus to Egypt. RT. 3 December.
ANSA (2016). Art cops recover Roman statue. ANSA. 2 December.
Associated Press (2016). Swiss seize 9 relics allegedly stolen from Libya, Palmyra. The Daily Mail. 2 December.
AFP (2016). Five Nobel winners urge action to protect heritage sites. The Economic Times. 2 December.
BBC News (2016). UAE hosts global push to save antiquities from conflict. BBC News. 2 December.
Michaela Boland (2016). Arrests confirm more thefts in NGA collection. The Australian. 2 December.
Megan Gannon (2016). Stolen Mummy Hand Makes Its Way Home. Live Science. 2 December.
Kristin Romey (2016). U.S., Egypt Sign Agreement to Thwart Trade in Illegal Antiquities. National Geographic. 2 December.
ATG (2016). Dealers' association asks industry to contact MPs over new cultural property law. Antiques Trade Gazette. 1 December.
Naser Al Wasmi (2016). Protecting culture vital for identity and peace,' says head of Unesco. The National. 1 December.
Robert Fisk (2016). Does Aleppo prove that we westerners should keep the world's antiquities?. The Independent. 1 December.
John Beck (2016). How ISIL destroyed Nimrud. Al Jazeera. 1 December.
Will Gompertz (2016). Geneva Free Port: The greatest art collection no-one can see. BBC News. 1 December.
Anthee Carassava (2016). Give us back the Venus de Milo, Greeks tell Louvre. The Times. 30 November.
Faisal Fareed (2016). Crowns, necklaces of Rampur Nawabs up for auction; family says no clue how it reached London. Two Circles. 30 November.
TNN (2016). 206 ancient silver coins seized from villagers in Vellore district. The Times of India. 30 November.
Rosalyn DMello (2016). Why the Indian antiquities market is important to Contemporary art. Vogue. 30 November.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Transported porcelain artefacts are not damaged as rumoured: Egyptian antiquities ministry. Ahram Online. 29 November.
Martin Polkinghorne (2016). Angkor replicated: How Cambodian workshops produce fake masterpieces, and get away with it. Scroll.in. 29 November.
Jonathan Romeo (2016). FLC students vandalize Native American ruins in Utah. The Journal. 29 November.
US State Department (2016). Secretary Kerry Signs Cultural Property Protection Agreement With Egypt. US Department of State. 29 November.
Emily Sharpe (2016). Modern-day Monuments Men wanted by the British Army. The Art Newspaper. 29 November.
Fu Danni (2016). Grave Robbers' Search for Treasure Buries Them Alive. Sixth Tone. 28 November.
Everett Millman (2016). Ancient Coin News – Metal Detectorist Challenges Alton Hoard Value. Coin Week. 28 November.
The looting of archaeology on the island of Jaina has not stopped
Cronica (2016). No cesa saqueo arqueológico en la isla de Jaina. Cronica. 28 November.
Bassam Za'za' (2016). Six men jailed over Dh40,000 theft from villa. Gulf News. 28 November.
Brian Daniels (2016). Is the destruction of cultural property a war crime?. Apollo. 28 November.
CRIEnglish (2016). Stolen frescoes highlight concern for cultural relics. CRIEnglish. 25 November.
Worthing Herald (2016). 'Outrage' at damage to Cissbury Ring. Worthing Herald. 25 November.
Evie Andreou (2016). Ancient stolen artefact repatriated. Cyprus Mail. 24 November.
True thieves of national heritage
Miriam Celaya (2016). Los verdaderos ladrones del patrimonio nacional. Marti. 24 November.
Martin Chulov (2016). Piecing back together an Iraqi archaeological gem blown sky-high by Isis. The Guardian. 24 November.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Egyptian antiquities again offered for sale in London. Egypt Independent. 23 November.
WS County Times (2016). Police appeal after theft from National Trust property. West Sussex County Times. 23 November.
Li Yan (2016). A look at the book the Metropolitan Museum of Art refuses to sell. ECNS. 22 November.
Nir Hasson (2016). Court: Names of Israeli Archaeologists Digging in West Bank Can Stay Secret. Haaretz. 22 November.
Josh Searle (2016). Antiques worth thousands stolen from Polesden Lacey. Surrey Mirror. 21 November.
Treasures in danger
David Navarro (2016). Joyas en peligro. Heraldo. 21 November.
Chip Colwell (2016). How the archaeological review behind the Dakota Access Pipeline went wrong. The Conversation. 21 November.
Faversham Times (2016). 'Ziggy' the graffiti vandal has been targeting ancient buildings and churches in Faversham. Kent Live. 21 November.
An ancient indigenous village of Tamaraceite dies forgotten, a constant victim of vandalism
Jennifer Jimenez (2016). Un antiguo poblado aborigen de Tamaraceite muere olvidado, víctima constante de actos vandálicos. El Diario. 21 November.
Louis Klee (2016). History re-told through the Gweagal shield. Varsity. 18 November.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Lawyer, driver arrested for possession of 29 artifacts. Egypt Independent. 18 November.
Shivali Rathore Kalpesh L Gupta (2016). Legal Aspects Of Heritage In India. Live Law. 18 November.
Gabriella Peralta (2016). HM Customs and Gib University in first 'high level' enforcement meeting. Gibralter Chronicle. 18 November.
'Harry Potter fans' deface ancient 4,000-year-old megalithic tomb with Deathly Hallows symbol graffiti( )
Stephen Jones (2016). 'Harry Potter fans' deface ancient 4,000-year-old megalithic tomb with Deathly Hallows symbol graffiti. Mirror. 17 November.
Dawn (2016). Publication of ads about stolen artefacts in major dailies ordered. Dawn. 17 November.
Gistmaster (2016). Minister condemns illegal trafficking of artefacts. Gistmaster. 17 November.
MENAFM (2016). UAE and France to announce new partnership on safeguarding endangered cultural heritage. MENAFN. 16 November.
Evie Andreou (2016). Antiquities department had no power to act in Salamis case, auditor-general rules. Cyprus Mail. 16 November.
Segun Adebowale (2016). FG to partner Rescuers Association on repatriation of stolen artifacts — Minister. The Eagle. 16 November.
Global Times (2016). Villagers try to retrieve stolen corpse of their ancestor from the Netherlands. Global Times. 16 November.
Allison Meier (2016). Donation Returns Over 200 Indigenous Art Objects to British Columbia. Hyperallergic. 16 November.
Sanjeev Sanyal (2016). Why retrieved antiquities should be sent back to place of origin. Hindustan Times. 16 November.
Paul Behan (2016). Police hunt thieves who stole lead from three buildings in West Dunbartonshire. Dumbarton Reporter. 15 November.
BBC News (2016). Nimrud: Photos show IS destruction of ancient Iraqi city. BBC News. 15 November.
China Daily (2016). Ancient art returning home. China.org.cn. 14 November.
Ahmed Rasheed (2016). Drones fly over ancient Nimrud to help secure Assyrian ruins. Reuters. 14 November.
AT editor (2016). Antiquities mystery solved: Swiss return stolen artifact to Egypt. Africa Times. 14 November.
AFP (2016). Taiwan museum removes defaced statues given by Jackie Chan. Emirates 24/7. 14 November.
About 100 archaeological sites lost in Chetumal
Ángel Castilla (2016). Pierden alrededor de 100 vestigios arqueológicos en Chetumal. Sipse. 13 November.
Ilana Messika (2016). Arson in the Kidron Valley Damages Architectural Jewels. The Jewish Press. 13 November.
Florence Massena (2016). How NGOs are helping preserve Syria's heritage. Al-Monitor. 13 November.
Cahal Milmo (2016). Treasures worth billions 'hidden in free ports to fund Isis'. i News. 13 November.
James Badcock (2016). Spaniard jailed for destroying Neolithic cave to make an animal shelter. The Telegraph. 13 November.
BBC News (2016). Nimrud: Iraqi forces 'retake ancient city from IS'. BBC News. 13 November.
Philip Mark (2016). Cyprus police coordinated Europe-wide Pandora operation to hunt down missing antiquities. Cyprus Mail. 12 November.
'We've hidden our treasures from Isil, only a handful know the secret location', says Syria's antiquities chief( )
Josie Ensor (2016). 'We've hidden our treasures from Isil, only a handful know the secret location', says Syria's antiquities chief. The Telegraph. 12 November.
Bo Petersen (2016). DNR cracks down on fossil hunters. The Charlotte Observer. 12 November.
The Economist (2016). Britain is in the middle of a treasure-hunting boom. The Economist. 12 November.
Brad Branan (2016). Proposed Bears Ears monument protects Anasazi history at risk. The Sacramento Bee. 11 November.
The News (2016). Notices issued on plea for retrieval of 'Dancing Girl' from India. The News. 11 November.
Park Ming-Je (2016). 48 artifact smugglers caught in police probe. Korea JoongAng Daily. 10 November.
Philip Mark (2016). Paphos mayor says he feel vindicated following archaeology arrests. Cyprus Mail. 10 November.
Lexi Metherell (2016). Possible 'first encounter' Aboriginal shield uncovered in Berlin. The New Daily. 10 November.
Rachael Gillett (2016). Antiquities seized. Cyprus Mail. 9 November.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). Germany returns ancient relics. Peru This Week. 9 November.
Tehran Times (2016). Italy returns scores of smuggled artifacts to Iran. Tehran Times. 9 November.
Shan Jie (2016). Govt stopping sale at Japan auction raises hopes about looted artifacts. Global Times. 8 November.
KBS (2016). Police Reclaim 4,500 Stolen Cultural Assets. KBS World. 8 November.
Emmet Teran Jenny Davis (2016). NAGPRA Revisited: Negotiating Culture, Legalities, and Challenges at Wesleyan and Beyond. The Wesleyan Argus. 8 November.
Violence and narcos hamper the work of archaeologists
Reyna Paz Avendaño (2016). Violencia y narco obstaculizan el trabajo de arqueólogos. Cronica. 7 November.
Sean Coughlan (2016). Prince Charles warns of cultural destruction on UAE visit. BBC News. 7 November.
The plundering of our archaeological and cultural wealth
Vanguardia (2016). El saqueo de nuestra riqueza arqueológica y cultural. Vanguardia. 7 November.
Candida Moss (2016). Is Israel's Big New Find a Hoax?. The Daily Beast. 6 November.
Richard Brooks (2016). 'Lead Sea Scrolls' row reopened. The Sunday Times. 6 November.
Jamal Khurshid (2016). High court moved for retrieving dancing girl statuette from India. The News. 6 November.
Tovah Lazaroff (2016). Palestinians make a play for Dead Sea Scrolls at UNESCO. The Jerusalem Post. 6 November.
Chris Sikich (2016). Eternal unrest: How a Native American burial site was desecrated in Hamilton County. Indy Star. 5 November.
Works of art in 'search and capture'
Carlos Fonesca (2016). Obras de arte en 'busca y captura'. Voz Populi. 5 November.
Aimee Dawson (2016). Outcry after Toledo Museum of Art sells ancient Greek and Egyptian objects at auction. The Art Newspaper. 5 November.
Anny Shaw (2016). China cracks down on illegal trade of cultural artefacts. The Art Newspaper. 4 November.
Anny Shaw (2016). Louvre may safeguard artefacts from war-torn areas. The Art Newspaper. 4 November.
Tania L. Montalvo (2016). Only a Fraction of Mexico's Stolen Cultural Antiquities Are Recovered. Insight Crime. 3 November.
CBC (2016). Ring the alarm: Legendary bell precious to Métis nation is missing — again. CBC. 2 November.
eKathimerini (2016). Four arrested for illegal antiquities trading. eKathimerini. 2 November.
Anrita Madhukalya (2016). ASI for easier norms for private import of antiquities. DNA. 2 November.
CBC (2016). 'They've got no claim': Indigenous Australian demands British Museum return ancestral shield. CBC. 2 November.
Middle East Monitor (2016). Egypt bans cooperation with Toledo Museum over antiquities' sale. Middle East Monitor. 1 November.
Kim Willsher (2016). Louvre to offer shelter for world treasures rescued from war zones. The Guardian. 1 November.
Katrina Chilver (2016). Thieves steal ancient stones from historic ruined castle near Nuneaton. Coventry Telegraph. 1 November.
CRIEnglish (2016). Auctions for plundered cultural relics forbidden in China. CRIEnglish. 1 November.
BBC News (2016). 'Activists held' at King Cyrus tomb in Iran. BBC News. 31 October.
Emily Previti (2016). Former Harrisburg mayor's trial pushed to 2017. WITF. 31 October.
AFP (2016). Iraqi heritage sites again at risk in Mosul operation. The Daily Mail. 31 October.
Ignazio Messina (2016). Long-lost Toledo sword returns home. The Toledo Blade. 30 October.
Roberta Gedert (2016). Egypt wants sanctions against museum for selling antiquities. The Toledo Blade. 29 October.
Iota Sykka (2016). Show sheds light on WWII efforts to salvage priceless antiquities. eKathimerini. 29 October.
Amr Khalifa (2016). Corruption central: The plundering of Egypt's relics. Middle East Eye. 28 October.
Mary Berko (2016). Zimmerli displays counterfeit coins as part of Roman collection. The Daily Targum. 27 October.
Roberta Gedert (2016). Controversial auctioning of artifacts ends. The Toledo Blade. 27 October.
Gargi Gupta (2016). A goodwill gesture: India loans ancient statue to Bhutan. DNA. 27 October.
Owen Jarus (2016). Ancient Hebrew Papyrus Seized from Looters, But Is It Authentic?. Live Science. 26 October.
Michaela Boland (2016). Ownership questions trigger NGV action on antiquities. The Australian. 26 October.
Roberta Gedert (2016). Rare Toledo museum items sold despite protests. The Toledo Blade. 26 October.
Martin Bailey (2016). How the Townley Venus's thumb was knocked off at the British Museum. The Art Newspaper. 26 October.
New Era (2016). Rukoro hints at reparation package. New Era. 25 October.
Danny Lewis (2016). Italian Preservationists Save 900 Artworks From the Ruins of Earthquake-Struck Amatrice. Smithsonian. 25 October.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). Mummy portraits stolen by Nazis, recovered, sell for over $300,000. The Times of India. 25 October.
Theft in archaeological site of El Rosario denounced
Karen Mungula (2016). Denuncian robo en zona arqueológica de El Rosario, en SJR. Codice Informativo. 25 October.
Roberta Gedert (2016). Cyprus demands auction be stopped. The Toledo Blade. 25 October.
Nick Gale (2016). Kirk Goes After Artifacts Plundered By ISIS. WLS. 24 October.
Stephanie Woodard (2016). Culture Held Captive—Tribal Members Want Patrimony Returned. Indian Country Today. 24 October.
Wynne Everett (2016). Art expert slams Toledo museum on sale of antiquities. The Toledo Blade. 24 October.
TNN (2016). 'Destroying damaged ancient sculptures a crime'. The Times of India. 24 October.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Antiquities ministry trying to stop sale of Egyptian artefacts at New York auction. Ahram Online. 21 October.
Tim Cornwell (2016). Looters exploit the political chaos in Libya. The Art Newspaper. 20 October.
Eve M. Kahn (2016). Picking Apart 18th-Century French Furniture to Detect Forgery. The New York Times. 20 October.
Vietnam Net (2016). Measures needed to protect antique relics. Vietnam Net. 20 October.
Lucas Lixinski (2016). The ICC's Al-Mahdi Ruling Protects Cultural Heritage, But Didn't Go Far Enough. The Wire. 20 October.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). Israel's antiquities chief compares UNESCO to Islamic State. The Times of Israel. 20 October.
TNN (2016). Sellers of ancient coins in Tamil Nadu make a killing online. The Times of India. 20 October.
Tara Palmeri (2016). European Parliament bungles shipment of Nazi artifacts. Politico. 19 October.
Udall Leads Senate Hearing On Action To Prevent Theft, Illegal Possession, Sale Of Tribal Cultural Items( )
Chris Clark (2016). Udall Leads Senate Hearing On Action To Prevent Theft, Illegal Possession, Sale Of Tribal Cultural Items. Los Alamos Daily Post. 19 October.
Mary Hudez (2016). Loopholes in U.S. Laws Allow Trafficking in Sacred Tribal Artifacts. AllGov. 19 October.
Sarah Laskow (2016). Stolen Artifacts! Drunk Teens! And More True Tales of Florida's First State Archaeologist. Atlas Obscura. 19 October.
eKathimerini (2016). Trucker nabbed smuggling antiquities from Patra port. eKathimerini. 19 October.
Associated Press (2016). Emirati Police Holding 3 Foreigners Trying to Sell Artifacts. ABC United States. 18 October.
QNA (2016). Qatar Museums opens 'Fragments' exhibition in Katara. GDN Online. 18 October.
TeleSur (2016). Black Market for Latin American Cultural Heritage Revealed. TeleSur. 18 October.
Some looted Idlib National Museum artifacts resurface, fate of others a mystery amidst 'thriving black market trade'( )
Noura Hourani (2016). Some looted Idlib National Museum artifacts resurface, fate of others a mystery amidst 'thriving black market trade'. Syria Direct. 18 October.
Pakistan Today (2016). Find the artifact thief and win. Pakistan Today. 18 October.
Brett Barrouquere (2016). Texas man busted at border with Mexican artifacts. Chron. 18 October.
Justin Matthews (2016). U.S. Senators are pushing for Native American Artifact legislation. KOAT. 18 October.
Only 1 in 100 cultural objects stolen in Mexico are recovered
Tania L. Montalvo (2016). Sólo se recupera 1 de cada 100 bienes culturales robados en México. Animal Politico. 17 October.
Michaela Boland (2016). AGNSW's Indian sculptures feared stolen. The Australian. 17 October.
Doña Neria, the woman who rescued 560 Maya pieces from looters
Soy 502 (2016). Doña Neria, la mujer que rescató 560 piezas mayas de saqueadores. Soy 502. 16 October.
Sarfaraz Ahmed (2016). NU delays filing FIR in ancient coins case. The Times of India. 16 October.
Do you have Precolumbian pieces on your hands? Bring them to the National Museum.
Hassel Fallas (2016). ¿Tiene piezas precolombinas en sus manos? Entréguelas al Museo Nacional. La Nación. 16 October.
Precolumbian traffickers supply Precolumbian art to the global illicit market
Hassel Fallas (2016). Traficantes ticos suplen arte precolombino a ilícito mercado mundial. La Nación. 16 October.
The Nazi shadow of Harry Mannil, the collector of stone jaguars
Lorenzo Pirovano (2016). La sombra nazi de Harry Mannil, el coleccionista de jaguares. La Nación. 16 October.
Prehispanic treasures left adrift due to a lack of money to repatriate them.
Lorenzo Pirovano (2016). Joyas prehispánicas a la deriva por falta de dinero para repatriarlas. La Nación. 16 October.
Leonardo Patterson, the art dealer always under suspician
Hassel Fallas (2016). Leonardo Patterson, el comerciante de arte siempre bajo sospecha. La Nación. 16 October.
Costa Rican only protects Prehispanic art by law
Hassel Fallas (2016). Costa Rica solo protege con ley al arte prehispánico. La Nación. 16 October.
Stone warrior from Limón was auctioned for $865,000 in Paris
Hassel Fallas (2016). Guerrero de piedra de Limón se subastó en $865.000 en París. La Nación. 16 October.
Copies of Preshispanic art are so exact that they cast doubt on traffickers
Hassel Fallas (2016). Copias de arte prehispánico son tan exactas que hacen dudar a traficantes. La Nación. 16 October.
Collectors preserve archaeological relics despite them being illegal
Hassel Fallas (2016). Coleccionistas conservaron reliquias arqueológicas pese a ser ilegal. La Nación. 16 October.
Lewis Kendall (2016). Educators find silver lining in Fort Ellis looting. Bozeman Daily Chronicle. 16 October.
BBC News (2016). Northampton Council Sekhemka statue 'now in US'. BBC News. 15 October.
Donna Yates (2016). Why has idol theft been neglected?. DNA. 15 October.
Teng Jing Xuan (2016). Police Recover 300 Million Yuan Worth of Stolen Sichuan Relics. Caixin Online. 14 October.
Hansa Malhortra (2016). The Curious Case of Mohenjo Daro: Whose Civilisation Is It Anyway?. The Quint. 14 October.
Max Ndianaefo (2016). Nigeria: Jesus College under Pressure to Return Okukur. CP Africa. 14 October.
Ian Lilley (2016). Friday essay: war crimes and the many threats to cultural heritag. The Conversation. 14 October.
The Australian (2016). Explainer: The NGA looted antiquities scandal. The Australian. 14 October.
Michaela Boland (2016). Mayan vase subject of latest provenance inquiry at NGA. The Australian. 14 October.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Sohag police arrest three suspected 'tomb raiders' with 15 stolen artifacts. Egypt Independent. 13 October.
Vasant Shinde (2016). Pakistani Claim Over the Dancing Girl Has No Standing. The Quint. 13 October.
Ahram Online (2016). Egyptian man dies while digging for artefacts in Alexandria. Ahram Online. 13 October.
Italy delivers archaeological pieces recovered from illegal trafficking to Mexico
Tania Campos (2016). Italia entrega a México piezas arqueológicas rescatadas del tráfico ilegal. Xataka. 12 October.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Organisers of dance party at Karnak temple referred to prosecutors for investigation. Ahram Online. 12 October.
Li Yan (2016). Local government attempts to restore Great Wall end up damaging landmark. ECNS. 12 October.
Gulf News (2016). Khalifa issues law on cultural heritage objects. Gulf News. 12 October.
Kristina Killgrove (2016). Mummy Crowdfunder Leaves Archaeologists Fuming. Forbes. 10 October.
Caroline Elbaor (2016). Freeports Come Under Scrutiny by UNESCO as Havens for Stolen Cultural Property. ArtNet News. 10 October.
Anuraag Saxena (2016). Heritage crimes: Let's get our past back. Sunday Guardian Live. 9 October.
BBC News (2016). Basra Museum: How Saddam's palace was given to the people. BBC News. 8 October.
El Sucre protects its archaeological remains
José Miguel Castillo (2016). El Sucre protege a sus restos arqueológicos. El Telégrafo. 8 October.
Cambridge under pressure to return looted Benin bronze cockerel - but won't return it in case it gets stolen again( )
Colin Freeman (2016). Cambridge under pressure to return looted Benin bronze cockerel - but won't return it in case it gets stolen again. The Telegraph. 8 October.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). Machu Picchu wall painted red. Peru This Week. 7 October.
Becky Shaw (2016). If treasure is found in my garden, can I keep it?. Financial Times. 6 October.
Stas Sokolov (2016). Treasures of the Black Sea turn into political hostages. DW. 6 October.
Associated Press (2016). UNESCO-backed exhibit in Rome features 3 destroyed treasures. The Daily Mail. 6 October.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Antiquities ministry receives golden mummy mask from French-Egyptian citizen. Ahram Online. 6 October.
Ukraine Today (2016). The future of 'Scythian gold' to be finally decided on Dec. 14. Ukraine Today. 6 October.
Paul Antonopoulos (2016). Ancient Assyrian site graffitied with Kurdish flag to be restored. AMN. 6 October.
AFP (2016). French minister says stolen art may fund terror via 'free ports'. Yahoo News. 6 October.
East Lothian Courier (2016). Ancient Egyptian artefacts and old weapons stolen from museum at Biel House, Stenton. East Lothian Courier. 6 October.
Stephanie Kirchgaessner (2016). Bull of Nimrud destroyed by Isis to be recreated in Rome. The Guardian. 6 October.
AFP (2016). Greek police bust 'antiquities smuggling ring'. 7 News. 5 October.
Sarah El Shaarawi (2016). Egypt's Own: Repatriation of Antiquities Proves to be a Mammoth Task. Newsweek. 5 October.
Michael Press (2016). Raiders of the Lost Archive: How Newly Discovered Manuscripts of Afghanistan Ended Up in Israel. Hyperallergic. 5 October.
Helen Stoilas (2016). Police in Greece arrest 26 in bust of alleged antiquities smuggling ring. The Art Newspaper. 5 October.
Lyndsey Gilpin (2016). Gold Butte two years after the Bundy standoff. The Journal. 4 October.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue (2016). Bears Ears named one of nation's most 'endangered' places. Deseret News. 4 October.
Anuraag Saxena (2016). Heritage for sale: Stop the loot of India's past. Sunday Guardian Live. 4 October.
Esther Anatolitis (2016). Cultural ownership and responsibility is not just a fad. Eureka Street. 3 October.
State Information Service (2016). Egypt recovers 5 stolen artifacts from US. State Information Service. 3 October.
Magdy Samaan (2016). Exclusive: Under the Russians' noses, looters continue to plunder treasures of Palmyra. The Telegraph. 3 October.
Anuraag Saxena (2016). India needs to bring heritage-criminals to justice. Sunday Guardian Live. 3 October.
Amir Abdallah (2016). ISIS destroys, loots archaeological sites near Kirkuk. Iraqi News. 3 October.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Egypt retrieves 4 Pharaonic artifacts from the US. Egypt Independent. 3 October.
INAH denounces the looting of prehispanic archaeological pieces in Asientos
Hidro Calido (2016). Denuncia el INAH saqueo de piezas prehispánicas en Asientos. Hidro Calido. 3 October.
Laura Morales (2016). Congress Condemns Trafficking of Native American Objects. Arizona Public Media. 3 October.
The archaeological sites of Comayagua and La Paz are abandoned
Juan César Díaz (2016). En el abandono están los sitios arqueológicos de Comayagua y La Paz. El Heraldo. 2 October.
BBC News (2016). Northampton Sekhemka statue sale: Council 'warned by lawyers'. BBC News. 1 October.
Averting looting and damage to archaeological heritage in Zanatepec
Martín Vargas (2016). Advierten saqueo y daño a patrimonio arqueológico en Zanatepec. Istmo Press. 1 October.
Conrad De Aenlle (2016). Cultural Property Protection Law Comes Under Fire in Germany. The New York Times. 29 September.
Giota Mirtsioti (2016). A guardian of Syria's imperiled cultural heritage. eKathimerini. 29 September.
Russell Goldman (2016). Why the Terrorist Who Destroyed Palmyra Won't Face Justice. The New York Times. 29 September.
Prehispanic tombs at Titimehuacan looted with bulldozer
Francisco Sánchez (2016). Saquean con trascabo tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan. Intolerancia Diario. 28 September.
Akshan de Alwis (2016). The United Nations Doubles Down on Protecting Cultural Sites. Diplomatic Courier. 27 September.
Corruption at archaeological sites denounced
William Gularte (2016). Denuncian corrupción en parques arqueológicos. El Periódico. 27 September.
Camila Domonoske (2016). For First Time, Destruction Of Cultural Sites Leads To War Crime Conviction. NPR. 27 September.
Mary Harris (2016). New International Group to Amp Up Parthenon Marbles Reunification Campaign. Greek Reporter. 26 September.
Famagusta Gazette (2016). Cyprus to spearhead war on illicit trafficking of cultural property. Famagusta Gazette. 26 September.
Daryl Worthington (2016). Benin City: A Stunning Metropolis Annihilated By the British Empire. New Historian. 25 September.
Arrests for looting of archaeological stones
Tribuna (2016). Detenidos por saquear piedras arqueológicas. Tribuna. 25 September.
Paul Daley (2016). The Gweagal shield and the fight to change the British Museum's attitude to seized artefacts. The Guardian. 25 September.
The "mysterious" disappearance of the remains of Diego Columbus
Mónica Arrizabalaga (2016). La «misteriosa» desaparición de los restos de Diego Colón. ABC España. 25 September.
Vijay Kumar (2016). The ghost of Vaman Ghiya is rising. DNA. 24 September.
Zainab Fakhar (2016). Art of the past. Pakistan Today. 24 September.
Angelos Anastasiou (2016). Unsupervised digs and illicit ticket sales rampant at historc sites. Cyprus Mail. 23 September.
Gabriella Angeleti (2016). Antiques dealers arrested and $4.5m worth of ivory seized in New York. The Art Newspaper. 23 September.
Garry Shaw (2016). Egypt's Mallawi Museum reopens with looted collection mostly restored. The Art Newspaper. 23 September.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt's Malawi Museum inaugurated. Ahram Online. 22 September.
Associated Press (2016). Dismay over 'crude' repairs to ancient section of Great Wall of China. The Guardian. 22 September.
Silke Koltrowitz (2016). Freeports boom highlights risks of shady activities. Reuters. 22 September.
Mom Kunthear (2016). Stolen Artifacts Found in Siem Reap. Khmer Times. 22 September.
Famagusta Gazette (2016). Exhibition with antiquities from occupied Cyprus opens on September 23. Famagusta Gazette. 22 September.
Bel Trew (2016). Saudi strikes raze ancient Yemen towers. The Times. 21 September.
Markus Hilgert (2016). Germany's new cultural protection law welcomed abroad. DW. 21 September.
John Vidal (2016). UK to crack down on illegal ivory sales. The Guardian. 21 September.
Noelle McElhatton (2016). UK ivory ban threat: 'government WILL consult antiques industry'. Antiques Trade Gazette. 21 September.
Allison Meier (2016). Over 1,200 Archaeologists and Museum Staff Condemn Destruction Wrought by Dakota Pipeline. Hyperallergic. 21 September.
David D'Arcy (2016). François Hollande announces $100m fund to protect cultural heritage in the Middle East. The Art Newspaper. 21 September.
Claire Voon (2016). Slick Replica of Palmyra's Triumphal Arch Arrives in New York, Prompting Questions. Hyperallergic. 20 September.
Raya Jalabi (2016). Replica of Syrian arch destroyed by Isis unveiled in New York City. The Guardian. 20 September.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2016). Iraq struggles to stop antiquities smuggling. Al Monitor. 19 September.
New Kerala (2016). US tourist steals marble fragment from Pompeii. New Kerala. 19 September.
Michelle ForCruz (2016). Progress in Protecting Stolen Antiquities Is Real — But Challenges Remain. Asia Society. 19 September.
Owen Jarus (2016). Looting? $283 Million Flow of Artifacts to US Revealed. Live Science. 19 September.
Richard Emblin (2016). Pre-Columbian sculpture recovered at London auction house after mysterious disapperance. The City Paper. 19 September.
"Treasure Hunters are Today's Huns"
Balazs Csekö (2016). "Die Schatzsucher sind die Hunnen von heute". Der Standard. 18 September.
Looting Jania... it is a 'frequent customer': INAH
El Expreso (2016). Saquean Jaina... pero es 'cliente frequente': INAH. El Expreso. 14 September.
Lebanese Republic (2016). Araiji calls for new antiquities law. National News Agency. 14 September.
Archaeologists intend to make Afghanistan a museum despite looting
Panorama (2016). Arqueólogos intentan hacer de Afganistán un museo entre saqueos. Panorama. 14 September.
Yonhap News Agency (2016). 23 cultural assets damaged after quake in ancient capital. Yonhap News Agency. 13 September.
Piano di Sorrento: Archaeological finds hidden in home, doctor implicated
Il Mattino (2016). Piano di Sorrento, nascondeva reperti archeologici in casa: medico denunciato. Il Mattino. 13 September.
Yathiraju (2016). Karnataka yet to get proper inventory report on 14 heritage cities. The New Indian Express. 12 September.
Alan Wade (2016). Robbed of our antiquities. The Chronicle Journal. 11 September.
The Leader (2016). Thirty works of art recovered in Torrevieja. The Leader. 11 September.
Debbie Cuthbertson (2016). Aboriginal artefacts in Sotheby's auction prompt questions over provenance. The Sydney Morning Herald. 11 September.
Karin Brulliard (2016). Rhinos being killed for horn's value as collectible, study finds. Portland Press Herald. 10 September.
Daily Sabah (2016). Police searching stolen vehicle finds 2nd century tomb in Bursa. Daily Sabah. 10 September.
Mustafa Plumber (2016). Art collector Lance Dane's 'so-called' adopted son refused relief by the Bombay High Court. DNA Info. 10 September.
Chun-fu Chiu (2016). Suspect detained in Taipei after theft of science artifacts. Taipei Times. 9 September.
Wang Chao (2016). The Amateur Tomb Raiders Pilfering China's Artifacts. Sixth Tone. 9 September.
Pakistan Observer (2016). KP lacks archaeological experts to preserve priceless heritage. Pakistan Observer. 9 September.
Kirsteen Paterson (2016). Plea for holiday photos to help preserve world heritage. The National. 9 September.
KUNA (2016). Kuwaiti official urges end to theft of Arab culture. Kuwait News Agency. 8 September.
New twist in fake antique furniture scandal overshadows opening of Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris( )
Vincent Noce (2016). New twist in fake antique furniture scandal overshadows opening of Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris. The Art Newspaper. 8 September.
George Psyllides (2016). AG to decide about antiquities irregularities. Cyprus Mail. 8 September.
Eve M. Kahn (2016). Digital Troves, Providing Insights and Reuniting Antiquities. The New York Times. 8 September.
Letters I: Elgin Marbles dispute can be resolved by making 3D marbles of artifacts then returning them to Greece( )
The National (2016). Letters I: Elgin Marbles dispute can be resolved by making 3D marbles of artifacts then returning them to Greece. The National. 8 September.
Julia Halpern (2016). Why a growing number of museum veterans are crossing over to the commercial sector. The Art Newspaper. 7 September.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egyptian statuette recovered from Mexico is authentic: Antiquities ministry. Ahram Online. 7 September.
INAH asked to prevent looting at the archaeological site of Totimehuacán
Víctor Hugo Juárez (2016). Piden al INAH frenar saqueo en zona arqueológica de Totimehuacán. El Sol de Puebla. 7 September.
G.S. Paul (2016). 500 seized coins date back to ancient times: Customs dept. Tribune India. 7 September.
Eleven (2016). 15 ancient pagodas in Bagan suffer severe damage. Eleven. 6 September.
Patrick Cockburn (2016). Fake antiquities flood out of Syria as smugglers fail to steal masterpieces amid the chaos of war. The Independent. 6 September.
Petra (2016). Amman hosts conference to launch regional task force to combat cultural racketeering. Petra. 6 September.
Erik Stokstad (2016). Turkish government shuts down important archaeological dig, apparently to punish Austria. Science. 6 September.
Daily News (2016). Suspect in Colombo National Museum theft further remanded. Daily News. 5 September.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). MUNA construction damaging ancient remains. Peru This Week. 5 September.
Nick Miller (2016). Protecting antiquities in Syria and Libya from Islamic State. The Sydney Morning Herald. 4 September.
Assaf Kamar (2016). Ancient capital of Israel site beset by vandalism. Ynet News. 3 September.
The Daily Star (2016). Ancient artifact smugglers arrested in south Lebanon. The Daily Star. 3 September.
KTVU (2016). SFPD searching for stolen ivory relics, arrest made. KTVU. 2 September.
Maxine Bernstein (2016). Federal judge in Oregon standoff case rules on what evidence can be introduced at trial. Oregon Live. 2 September.
Peter Osborne (2016). How Yemen's past is being erased, one air strike at a time. Middle East Eye. 2 September.
Cyprus Mail (2016). Audit Office raids Paphos museum and sites. Cyprus Mail. 1 September.
Prehispanic tombs looted in Totimehuacan
Pilar Pérez (2016). Saquean tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan. El Sol de Puebla. 1 September.
Xinhua (2016). Feature: Greece strives to preserve underwater antiquities. Xinhua. 29 August.
Phyllis Stephen (2016). Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2016 ends with call to save heritage endangered by war. The Edinburgh Reporter. 28 August.
BBC World Service (2016). What is the Cost of Preserving the Past? (Audio). BBC World Service. 26 August.
Nation News (2016). Artefacts stolen from Parliament Building. Nation News. 25 August.
Jack Morse (2016). Antique Heist Leads To $50K Loss Of Rare Greek And Japanese Artifacts. SFist. 25 August.
Novinite (2016). Valuable Ancient Jewelry Found in Private Home in Bulgaria's Nikopol. Novinite. 25 August.
Looting: the history hidden under the ground
Juliana Diosa Vargas (2016). Guaquería, la historia oculta bajo tierra. El Espectador. 25 August.
Mikolai Napieralski (2016). Qatar's oil boom created the world's most extravagant art scene—and also led to its demise. Quartz. 24 August.
Tom Gjelten (2016). The Big Business Of Looted Antiquities (Audio). The Diane Rehm Show. 24 August.
Shwe Yee Saw Myint (2016). Myanmar earthquake kills three, damages scores of ancient temples. Reuters. 24 August.
Ploenpote Atthakor (2016). Another artifact at US museum 'may have been stolen'. Bangkok Post. 24 August.
Tim Cornwell (2016). Almost 70%of smuggled objects seized in Syria and Lebanon are fakes, antiquities chief says. The Art Newspaper. 24 August.
Ylenia Gostoli (2016). Israeli museum transfer sets 'dangerous precedent'. Al Jazeera. 24 August.
Lazaro Aleman (2016). Looters hit county's archaeological sites. ECB Publishing. 23 August.
Lucy McNally (2016). Victory for Gweagal man Rodney Kelly in fight to have artefacts returned from British museums. ABC Australia. 23 August.
Lara Rebello (2016). Tomb raiders pillaged ancient Kazakhstan pyramid leaving only skulls and pottery. International Business Times. 23 August.
Shanghai Daily (2016). 4 suspected tomb raiders held in Hebei. China.org.cn. 22 August.
Emily Sweeney (2016). Meet the woman who found priceless earring that was stolen from MFA. The Boston Globe. 22 August.
Iranian Students News (2016). Iran to Reclaim Achaemenid Tablets from US after 80 Years. Iran Front Page. 22 August.
Brian Boucher (2016). Security Guard Files Lawsuit Against Metropolitan Museum of Art After Being Fired for Vandalism. ArtNet News. 22 August.
James Reinl (2016). On trial: the destruction of history during conflict. Al Jazeera. 22 August.
BBC News (2016). Islamist rebel apologises for destroying Timbuktu shrines at ICC trial. BBC News. 22 August.
Jamie Lopez (2016). Suspected Tomb Raider Gets Raided in Costa Rica. The Costa Rica Star. 20 August.
Martin Heinrich (2016). Commentary: U.S. must help safeguard tribal patrimony. Santa Fe New Mexican. 20 August.
AFP (2016). Timbuktu attacks in focus as jihadi's International Criminal Court trial opens. The Japan Times. 19 August.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Newly restored Malawi Museum in Egypt's Minya to reopen in weeks. Ahram Online. 19 August.
The Wilderness Society (2016). Report chronicles vandalism and reckless off-road damage to Nevada's Gold Butte region. Yuba Net. 19 August.
The Sofia Globe (2016). Bulgarian police arrest man over illegal possession of ancient coins. The Sofia Globe. 19 August.
Ica: Removal of ancient Prehispanic cemetery condemned
Redacción Multimedia (2016). Ica: Denuncian remoción de antiguo cementerio prehispánico. Diario Correo. 19 August.
Joe Davidson (2016). Smithsonian, other agencies protect artifacts in Iraq, Syria. The Washington Post. 19 August.
Mawuna Koutonin (2016). Racism and ruins – the plundering of Great Zimbabwe. The Guardian. 18 August.
Paul Tacon (2016). It's time rock art was better protected. Apollo. 17 August.
AFP (2016). US places import restrictions to protect Syrian artifacts. The Daily Mail. 17 August.
Xinhua (2016). Tomb raiders jailed in Liaoning Province. Shanghai Daily. 17 August.
Associated Press (2016). Plea bargain in case of removal of Native American artifacts. The Daily Mail. 16 August.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Sisi meets with antiquities minister for briefing on progress. Egypt Independent. 15 August.
Rebecca Kheel (2016). GAO: Art world wants US to better protect artifacts in Iraq, Syria. The Hill. 15 August.
Louis Sahagun (2016). Mono County doctor pleads guilty to looting Native American artifacts from public lands. Los Angeles Times. 15 August.
Alasdair McDonald (2016). Decendant of Joseph Banks' servant supports repatriation of Gweagal artefacts. Bega District News. 15 August.
Martin Bailey (2016). Polynesian sculpture admired by Picasso and Henry Moore far older than previously thought. The Art Newspaper. 15 August.
Anne Constable (2016). Pueblo leaders: Patrimony legislation won't hurt art dealers. Santa Fe New Mexican. 13 August.
Casey Sanchez (2016). Lost and found: "What Was Ours". Santa Fe New Mexican. 12 August.
Deborah Lehr (2016). The Potential Dark Side of China's Art and Antiquities Boom. The Diplomat. 12 August.
AFP (2016). Chilean filmmakers demand British repatriation of Easter Island statue. 9 News. 12 August.
eKathimerini (2016). Grevena man arrested over hoard of 184 antiquities. eKathimerini. 11 August.
Hurriyet Daily News (2016). Ancient breakwater in Istanbul broken. Hurriyet Daily News. 11 August.
The fraud of the Acámbaro figures
Ivonne Lara (2016). El fraude de las figuras de Acámbaro. Hipertextual. 10 August.
A discussion for decades
Joana Gorjão Henriques (2016). Uma discussão de há décadas. Publico. 10 August.
China's Historical Relics to Be Preserved; Local Government Punishes Tomb Raiders Backed by Private Art Collectors( )
Ana Ablaza (2016). China's Historical Relics to Be Preserved; Local Government Punishes Tomb Raiders Backed by Private Art Collectors. Yibada. 10 August.
The Local (2016). Italian customs seize huge haul of Roman artefacts. The Local. 10 August.
UN News Centre (2016). Supported by the UN cultural agency, Nepal's quake-damaged museums re-open. UN News Centre. 10 August.
Cyprus Mail (2016). Spat over Paphos antiquities continues. Cyprus Mail. 9 August.
Africa News (2016). Benin set to recover its cultural heritage from France. Africa News. 9 August.
eKathimerini (2016). Family of three charged over possession of illegal antiquities, drugs. eKathimerini. 9 August.
Owen Jarus (2016). Blood & Gold: Children Dying As Egypt's Treasures Are Looted. Live Science. 8 August.
Queensland Police (2016). Ancient gold scam re-emerges. Queensland Police. 8 August.
Peter Fuhrman (2016). How China Must Reclaim Its Lost Cultural Heritage. Frontera News. 8 August.
Alex Jacobson (2016). Indian Camp Ranch – America's First Archeological Subdivision. San Juan Independent. 8 August.
Garon Coriz (2016). Looking In: New Mexicans should support Bears Ears. Santa Fe New Mexican. 8 August.
Claire Warrender (2016). Top level bid to save ancient Wemyss caves. The Courier. 8 August.
Evie Andreou (2016). Ministry to ask police to investigate allegations of missing antiquities made by Paphos mayor. Cyprus Mail. 8 August.
Jean Christou (2016). Partial return of looted collection. Cyprus Mail. 7 August.
The Libya Observer (2016). Libya's Antiquities Department refutes UNESCO report on Lepits Magna. The Libya Observer. 7 August.
Rick Kearns (2016). Protecting Sacred Objects Bill Introduced In Senate. Indian Country Today. 7 August.
John Manning (2016). 'Vandals' damaging ancient ring fort. Irish Independent. 6 August.
Archaeological sites looted in the municipalities of the Mixteca area
Brisselda Sarabia (2016). Saquean zonas arqueológicas de los municipios de la Mixteca poblana. El Sol de Puebla. 6 August.
Ioanna Zikakou (2016). Ancient Clay Figurine Repatriated to Cyprus from UK. Greek Reporter. 5 August.
Andrew Douglas (2016). Vandals attack ancient castle with fire. The Northern Echo. 5 August.
Spear's (2016). Returning the Elgin Marbles to Greece could ease Brexit negotiations. Spear's. 3 August.
Llewelyn Morgan (2016). The foot of Zeus. Prospect Magazine. 3 August.
Jason Mark (2016). Utah Monument Fight Pits Native Americans Against Land-Use Militants. The American Prospect. 3 August.
Locals suspected of possible looting of archaeological objects in Totolapan
Rosendo Álvarez (2016). Sospechan pobladores de posible saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Totolapan. La Unión de Morelos. 2 August.
Robert Sanchez (2016). How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure. 5280. 1 August.
Kelly Bastone (2016). The Fight for Bears Ears National Monument. Backpacker. 1 August.
Alexandra Sims (2016). German tourists scale Colosseum in night time stunt. The Independent. 1 August.
Pillaged Treasures: France must respond positively to Benin's demand
Le Monde (2016). Trésors pillés : « La France doit répondre positivement á la demande du Bénin ». Le Monde. 1 August.
Tewodros Kassa (2016). Retrieving and Managing Heritages in Ethiopia. The Ethiopian Herald. 31 July.
Tajudeen Sowole (2016). Brexit: How hope may rise for Nigeria's looted artefacts. The Guardian. 31 July.
RT (2016). 'National tragedy': 5,000yo Norwegian skier carving destroyed in act of youth vandalism. RT. 30 July.
Steven Henshaw (2016). Thieves steal fixtures from front of Berks History Center. Berks & Beyond. 29 July.
Mike O'Sullivan (2016). Online Archive Documents Destruction of Ancient Sites. Voice of America. 29 July.
Archaeological treasures of Alexander the Great and the daughter of Muhammed valued at 100 million stolen
Luis F. Durán (2016). Roban joyas arqueológicas de Alejandro Magno y de la hija de Mahoma valoradas en 100 millones. El Mundo. 29 July.
GDN Online (2016). Two Britons among 12 people to face trial for taking samples from archaeological sites. GDN Online. 28 July.
Boodle Hatfield (2016). Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill: A summary. Lexology. 27 July.
Pamela Sleezer (2016). Bathing tub artifact taken from hanging jail. American Press. 26 July.
Bejay Browne (2016). Phedonos lashes out at antiquities head, refuses to retract allegations of artefact thefts. Cyprus Mail. 26 July.
Jane Jakeman (2016). Undermined by silence: lack of provenance is devastating flaw of al-Sabah collection catalogue. The Art Newspaper. 26 July.
Steven Gallagher (2016). Current Hong Kong laws fail the test of heritage protection. South China Morning Post. 25 July.
Noah Feldman (2016). Ancient Treasures Shouldn't Be Compensation for Terror Victims. Bloomberg. 25 July.
EuroEfe (2016). EU countries failing to protect cultural heritage. EurActive. 25 July.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2016). High Court of Justice okays transfer of ancient library to western Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Post. 24 July.
Moath Al-Amoudi (2016). Citizens map out Gaza's history. Al Monitor. 24 July.
Reuters (2016). IS destruction too extensive to restore Temple of Bel in Syria's Palmyra. Reuters. 23 July.
The Local (2016). Italian police find €0.5 million of artefacts in art thieves' lair. The Local. 22 July.
Ruben Vives (2016). FBI returns Guatemala ancient Mayan artifacts that were in a private U.S. collection. Los Angeles Times. 22 July.
Neglect and looting has ruined much of the industrial history of Cantabria
Álvaro San Miguel (2016). El abandono y los saqueos arruinan gran parte de la historia industrial de Cantabria. El Diario Montañes. 22 July.
Lori Cormack (2016). Graffiti vandals target ancient Wemyss caves. Fife Today. 20 July.
Patricia Manson (2016). Museums win bid to keep antiquities. Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. 20 July.
Mining, wildlife poaching, and looting of archaeological sites of Guerrero
Reyna Paz Avendaño (2016). La explotación minera y caza depredan fauna y sitios arqueológicos de Guerrero. Crónica. 20 July.
Richard Moe (2016). President Obama, make Bears Ears a national monument. The Washington Post. 19 July.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2016). Sumerian city of Lagash slowly emerging from desert sands. Al Monitor. 19 July.
First-ever legal bid for return of Elgin Marbles to Greece thrown out by European Court of Human Rights( )
Ian Johnston (2016). First-ever legal bid for return of Elgin Marbles to Greece thrown out by European Court of Human Rights. The Independent. 19 July.
Rosemary Laryea (2016). Reclaiming Africa's Treasures. The Voice. 17 July.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egyptian minister talks about challenges for antiquities. Ahram Online. 17 July.
OSCE trains Tajikistan's relevant agencies on combating the illicit cultural property trade and smuggling of historical artefacts( )
AKIPress (2016). OSCE trains Tajikistan's relevant agencies on combating the illicit cultural property trade and smuggling of historical artefacts. AKIPress. 16 July.
Ari Phillips (2016). Can a trove of Native American ruins be saved from eBay and 'white people' ideology?. Fusion. 14 July.
UN News Centre (2016). UNESCO deplores damage to Aleppo National Museum; warns five Heritage Sites in Libya are in danger. UN News Centre. 14 July.
Libya Herald (2016). Libya's archaeological heritage among the world's most endangered. Libya Herald. 14 July.
Selena Powell (2016). Heritage New Zealand charges dropped against Marlborough landowners Haysley and Phillip MacDonald. Stuff.co.nz. 13 July.
TASS (2016). Another attempt to find Amber Room fails in Poland. TASS. 12 July.
Blair Rhodes (2016). Art thief John Mark Tillmann granted full parole. CBC. 12 July.
Doğan News Agency (2016). Police seize priceless 2,000-year-old Aphrodite statue in Istanbul. Hurriyet Daily News. 12 July.
Ian Johnston (2016). MPs introduce Bill to return 'Elgin Marbles' to Greece 200 years after the UK decided to buy them. The Independent. 11 July.
150 Pre-Inca pieces looted from the Huaca San Antonio have been recovered
Redacción Multimedia (2016). Así se recuperaron 150 piezas preincas que fueron profanadas de la Huaca San Antonio. Diario Correo. 10 July.
Catherine Hickley (2016). German Parliament passes controversial law to protect cultural heritage. The Art Newspaper. 9 July.
Next week could be turning point in Bears Ears debate: Bishop to unveil bill; Interior Secretary Jewell to visit Utah( )
Thomas Burr (2016). Next week could be turning point in Bears Ears debate: Bishop to unveil bill; Interior Secretary Jewell to visit Utah. The Salt Lake Tribune. 8 July.
Olivia Paschal (2016). Syria, Colonialism, and the Yale Art Gallery. The Politic. 8 July.
RT (2016). Smash, bulldoze, erase: ISIS releases new video of Palmyra antiquities' destruction. RT. 7 July.
The Local (2016). Denmark returns stolen gold cart of Etruscan prince to Italy. The Local. 6 July.
Hiru News (2016). Seven arrested for illegal excavation of ancient clay pots. Hiru News. 5 July.
Malvern Observer (2016). Conservators issue warning after reports of metal detecting at Link Common. Malvern Observer. 5 July.
Christopher Jones (2016). What Central Africa's War on Poaching Can Teach Us About Fighting the Plunder of Antiquities. Hyperallergic. 5 July.
Elisabetta Povoledo (2016). Those Italian Artifacts Actually Were Looted, Danish Museum Now Says. The New York Times. 5 July.
Mohave Valley Daily News (2016). Tougher law sought on sale of artifacts. Mohave Valley Daily News. 5 July.
Vincent Noce (2016). Louvre Abu Dhabi to host summit on culture versus terrorism. The Art Newspaper. 5 July.
Dawn (2016). Modification, demolition of ancient structures stayed. Dawn. 5 July.
Retired museum professionals in opposition
Marcus Woeller (2016). Nur die Museums-Pensionäre befinden sich im Widerstand. Die Welt. 4 July.
Ryan Heinsius (2016). Archaeologists Test Satellite Monitoring Technology to Combat Looting at Ancient Sites. NPR. 4 July.
Egypt Independent (2016). Egypt retrieves Abbasid artifacts from London auction house. Egypt Independent. 4 July.
Arutz Sheva (2016). Authorities combine to catch antiquities thieves. Arutz Sheva. 4 July.
R. Srikanth (2016). Over 200 artefacts recovered from idol smuggler's bungalow. The Hindu. 4 July.
ABC Australia (2016). Evidence mounts two National Gallery of Australia sculptures may have been looted. ABC Australia. 4 July.
Sally Pryor (2016). Two more antiquities may have to be returned by the National Gallery of Australia to India. The Sydney Morning Herald. 4 July.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). A relief of King Nectanebo II recovered to Egypt from Paris. Ahram Online. 3 July.
Bo Petersen (2016). Parks, sites get looted, overrun. The Post and Courier. 3 July.
Daud Khattak (2016). Pakistan's Vanishing History. The Diplomat. 2 July.
Aswat Masriya (2016). Egyptian Embassy in Paris Retrieves Stolen Artefact. All Africa. 30 June.
Adnan Abu Zeed (2016). Prized Lion of Babylon joins list of crumbling Iraqi antiquities. Al Monitor. 30 June.
Nathan T. Elkins (2016). AIA Members Speak in Favor of Continued Protection of Artifacts from Bolivia and Greece. Archaeological Institute of America. 30 June.
Gulf News (2016). The politics and poetry of restoring war ruins. Gulf News. 29 June.
Catherine Hickley (2016). What Germany's tough new law could mean for the antiquities market. The Art Newspaper. 27 June.
Metal detectorist who struck gold with Bronze Age ring during illegal search is fined after touting it to a museum( )
The Telegraph (2016). Metal detectorist who struck gold with Bronze Age ring during illegal search is fined after touting it to a museum. The Telegraph. 27 June.
AFP (2016). Rocky future for Somalia's ancient cave art. The Daily Mail. 26 June.
Pramod Kumar Tandan (2016). 16 heritage sites facing extinction. The Himalayan Times. 26 June.
Isle of Man Today (2016). Vandals target ancient monuments and sites. Isle of Man Today. 24 June.
Katie A. Paul (2016). So, Those Cool Souvenirs You Bought on Vacay Might Not Actually Be Legit. Yahoo News. 24 June.
The Libya Observer (2016). Central Security Department in Tripoli retrieves artifacts stolen from Tripoli's Old Town. The Libya Observer. 24 June.
Hannah Schwarz (2016). Assisted living center worker accused of stealing antiques, keepsakes. Journal Sentinel. 24 June.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). Largest collection of Peruvian Antiques returned. Peru This Week. 23 June.
DW (2016). Germany passes law to keep art of 'national value' in the country. DW. 23 June.
Mid Sussex Times (2016). Treasure hunter fined for stealing ancient gold ring. Mid Sussex Times. 23 June.
Ethan Forman (2016). Urn returns to Danvers library. The Salem News. 22 June.
Angus McDowall (2016). Saudi heritage revival too late to save many cultural treasures. Reuters. 22 June.
Murcia Today (2016). Over ten thousand stolen items con scated from Bullas antique collector. Murcia Today. 22 June.
Associated Press (2016). Ancient Egyptian Relics Returned After Surfacing at Israeli Auction. Haaretz. 21 June.
A vicious circle operates behind the illegal trafficking of archaeological objects: Renfrew
Paula Carrizosa (2016). Detrás del tráfico ilegal de piezas arqueológicas opera un círculo vicioso de poder: Renfrew. La Journada de Oriente. 21 June.
Rob Shaw (2016). B.C. Premier wants First Nations remains and cultural artifacts returned from U.S. museums. Vancouver Sun. 21 June.
eKathimerini (2016). Police recover 16 ancient artifacts, man detained. eKathimerini. 21 June.
Heather Sculthorpe (2016). Talking Point: Neglect of ancient heritage. The Mercury. 20 June.
R. Vimal Kumar (2016). On the trail of stolen artefacts. The Hindu. 20 June.
D. Madhaven (2016). Archaeology Dept. awaits nod to beef up security. The Hindu. 20 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt to sign archaeological cooperation agreement with Saudi Arabia. Ahram Online. 19 June.
Associated Press (2016). Spanish police nab 2 in possession of 10,000 stolen artworks. The Daily Mail. 18 June.
BBC News (2016). Export ban placed on £225,000 Burges vase to keep it in UK. BBC News. 17 June.
El Cabildo repone la protección de las estaciones de petroglifos en el Pico Bejenao tras "actos vandálicos"( )
El Cabildo renews protection of petroglyph sites in Pico Bejenao after "acts of vandalism"
El Diario (2016). El Cabildo repone la protección de las estaciones de petroglifos en el Pico Bejenao tras "actos vandálicos". El Diario. 17 June.
In Cyprus (2016). Cyprus and Egypt sign organised crime accord. In Cyprus. 16 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Two sarcophagi's lids recovered by Egypt from Israel. Ahram Online. 16 June.
Cusco: Fake archaeologists excavate at archaeological site
El Popular (2016). Cusco: Falsos arqueólogos realizan excavaciones en centro arqueológicos. El Popular. 16 June.
Nqobile Tshili (2016). Lobengula spear 'thief' nabbed. Chronicle. 16 June.
TASS (2016). Amber Room not found in Poland so far — explorers. TASS. 15 June.
I24 News (2016). Raid in upscale Jerusalem plaza uncovers hundreds of illicitly traded relics. I24 News. 15 June.
Popular Archaeology (2016). More than 700 Archaeologists Urge Obama to Protect Bear Ears Cultural Area. Popular Archaeology. 15 June.
Reuters (2016). Stolen marble head of Rome's first emperor returns to Italy. Reuters. 14 June.
Fight between Pittsburgh man, Notre Dame over half million dollars of early American art moves to federal court( )
Brian Bowling (2016). Fight between Pittsburgh man, Notre Dame over half million dollars of early American art moves to federal court. TribLive. 14 June.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2016). Greek Police Dismantle Drug Ring Including 3 Army Officers. Greek Reporter. 14 June.
STV (2016). Stone of Destiny belongs in Perth, says council leader. STV. 13 June.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2016). High school students restore vandalized Ashdod historic site after 'paint party'. The Jerusalem Post. 13 June.
Peruvian Times (2016). Archaeological Homecoming: Largest Recovery of Antiquities Returns to Peru. Peruvian Times. 13 June.
Jenny Rowland (2016). Bears Ears Cultural Area: The Most Vulnerable U.S. Site for Looting, Vandalism, and Grave Robbing. Center for American Progress. 13 June.
John Smith (2016). Guardia Civil puts a stop to internet sale of archaeological antiques. EuroWeekly. 13 June.
Joel Tsvakwi (2016). King Lobengula stolen 'golden spear' a replica. Bulawayo 24. 12 June.
Express News Service (2016). 50 more idols, paintings recovered from smuggler. The New Indian Express. 12 June.
Debayan Tewaril (2016). Chasing Ganeshas: Meet the art sleuths bringing India's stolen heritage home. The Times of India. 12 June.
Cyprus Mail (2016). Man arrested after Bronze-Age pots found. Cyprus Mail. 9 June.
Zim Eye (2016). Lobengula Spear, Artefacts Stolen. Zim Eye. 9 June.
Martin Bailey (2016). British doubts over Joan of Arc's ring. The Art Newspaper. 9 June.
INAH criticised over attacks to archaeological sites in the state
Jorge Martínez (2016). Denuncias de INAH por ataques a zonas arqueológicas del estado. Criterio. 9 June.
Al Jazeera (2016). Who owns ancient artefacts?. Al Jazeera. 8 June.
ANSA (2016). Arte Ritrovata showcases recovered art. ANSA. 8 June.
Swiss Info (2016). Experts help Geneva free port crack down on stolen loot. Swiss Info. 8 June.
TNN (2016). PM Modi's quest to bring back cultural artefacts started in 2003. The Times of India. 8 June.
Ben Rosen (2016). Auschwitz Museum lost, then found 16,000 belongings of Holocaust victims. The Christian Science Monitor. 8 June.
Yeni Şafak (2016). Stolen Ottoman-era artifacts recovered in Istanbul. Yeni Şafak. 8 June.
Egyptian Streets (2016). Egypt Dismisses 'ISIS Threat to Blow Up Pyramids'. Egyptian Streets. 8 June.
S. Vijay Kumar (2016). The American Who Rescued The Saint. Swarajya. 8 June.
Nistula Hebbar (2016). Idol trackers elated as Ganesha set to come home. The Hindu. 8 June.
Tricorns Against Plunder
E. Gancedo (2016). Tricornios contra expoliadores. Diario de León. 8 June.
Anadolu Agency (2016). Daesh claims to destroy yet another ancient Iraqi temple. Daily Sabah. 7 June.
Michelle Vachon (2016). With New Book, Quest to Recover Stolen Battambang Statues Begins. Cambodia Daily. 7 June.
The Moscow Times (2016). Moscow Roadworks Damaging Archaeological Remains, Activists Say. The Moscow Times. 6 June.
Nasouh Nazzal (2016). Palestine demands return of seized artefacts. Gulf News. 6 June.
Ari Soffer (2016). Driver smuggled antiquities in Norwegian Ambassador's car. Israel National News. 6 June.
Petersfield Post (2016). Archaeologists frustrated as 'Night hawks' swoop on East Hampshire dig. Petersfield Post. 6 June.
Lincolnshire Echo (2016). Found a rare coin? Beware, it could be a fake. Lincolnshire Echo. 4 June.
Wesley Bruer (2016). The feds' real-life Indiana Jones. WTVM. 3 June.
Charlie English (2016). Irina Bokova: the woman standing between Isis and world heritage. The Guardian. 3 June.
Sarah Lagan (2016). Historic coins stolen from museum. The Royal Gazette. 3 June.
Karen Pickering (2016). PLUNDERED: Stone thefts are stripping away our heritage. Telegraph & Argus. 3 June.
Hurriyet Daily News (2016). Questions raised after famous statue disappears in Ankara. Hurriyet Daily News. 3 June.
Ömer Erbil (2016). Ancient stela lost after discovery. Hurriyet Daily News. 2 June.
Archaeological site of Narihualá at risk due to lack of fence
Ralph Zapata (2016). Complejo arqueológico Narihualá en riesgo por falta de cerco. El Comercio. 2 June.
Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo( )
Archaeologists ask administration for support to stop the looting of the site of Malamoneda in Toledo
Europa Press (2016). Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo. La Vanguardia. 2 June.
Art crime expert Dr Donna Yates makes her research available free online in bid to help beat the thieves( )
Martin Hannan (2016). Art crime expert Dr Donna Yates makes her research available free online in bid to help beat the thieves. The National. 2 June.
Brian Boucher (2016). Louvre and Musée d'Orsay Close in Emergency Measure Against Seine Flooding. ArtNet News. 2 June.
Mike Smith (2016). Israel wards off looters of antiquity high above the Dead Sea. Yahoo News. 2 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt's National Committee for the Repatriation of Stolen Antiquities resumes activities. Ahram Online. 1 June.
AFP (2016). Syrian troops looting ancient city Palmyra, says archaeologist. The Guardian. 1 June.
Sobhana K. Nair (2016). US to return 19 stolen Indian artefacts during Modi's trip. Mumbai Mirror. 1 June.
Vivek Narayanan (2016). Idol smuggling gang busted. The Hindu. 1 June.
James Cuno (2016). Isil rampage: a threat to cultural heritage that belongs to all. The Art Newspaper. 31 May.
Fiona Rose-Greenland (2016). How much money is ISIS actually making from looted art?. The Conversation. 31 May.
Paul Tukker (2016). Missing: Horse skull from Yukon's Carcross desert. CBC. 30 May.
The Daily Telegraph (2016). Art, coins and stamps snatched from Sydney property. The Daily Telegraph. 28 May.
Graham Bowley (2016). One of the World's Greatest Art Collections Hides Behind This Fence. The New York Times. 28 May.
Sarah Zhang (2016). Rare Indian Burial Ground Quietly Destroyed for Million Dollar Houses. Gizmodo. 27 May.
Heide Pearson (2016). Infamous artifact thief John Tillman granted day parole extension. Global News. 26 May.
Don Gilman (2016). Enforcing the law, protecting resources: a day in the life of a BLM ranger. St George News. 26 May.
Martin Levy (2016). Antique ivory poses no threat to elephant conservation: in fact, it needs protection itself. Apollo. 25 May.
Elizabeth Chiu (2016). John Tillmann's alleged threats against ex-wife prevent his full parole. CBC. 25 May.
Priceless antiques missing from Peshawar museum: confrontation between ACE and Directorate of Archaeology( )
Daily Times (2016). Priceless antiques missing from Peshawar museum: confrontation between ACE and Directorate of Archaeology. Daily Times. 25 May.
Yoni Kempinski (2016). National plan to save Dead Sea Scrolls from thieves. Arutz Sheva. 25 May.
Patrick Steel (2016). British Museum confirms provenance of looted Afghan Bowl. Museums Journal. 24 May.
Jeff Whitten (2016). Old Fort burglarized in Fort Madison, Iowa. KWQC. 24 May.
Media Luna, 4 decades of looting
Alfredo Espinosa Estrada (2016). La Media Luna, 4 décadas de saqueos. El Sol de San Luis. 23 May.
Guatemala reclaims looted archaeological pieces and they are exhibited in the Tesak museum
María Luz Nóchez (2016). Guatemala reclama piezas arqueológicas robadas que se exhiben en el museo Tesak. El Faro. 23 May.
Nitesh Kumar Sharmal (2016). Stolen artefacts recovered, date back to Mughal era. The Times of India. 23 May.
Reuters (2016). Israel returns to Egypt two stolen artefacts. Ahram Online. 22 May.
Not Thomas Crown, but a hole-maker: the profile of an art thief in Spain
Rebeca Fernández (2016). No fue Thomas Crown, fue un butronero: el perfil del ladrón de arte en España. El Confidencial. 22 May.
D. A. Rashid (2016). Theft of Qur'an with Aurangzeb seal in 2003: HC seeks case records. Greater Kashmir. 21 May.
The Times of India (2016). NU authorities blame Kumar for delay in missing coins probe. The Times of Israel. 21 May.
The Times of India (2016). NU finally lodges police complaint for missing coins. The Times of India. 20 May.
Ross Burns (2016). While the world watches Palmyra, another of Syria's heritage sites risks destruction. Apollo. 20 May.
Lizzie Porter (2016). Looting rife, heritage sites destroyed: The state of Syria's history. Middle East Eye. 20 May.
Hurriyet Daily News (2016). Red list prepared for Syrian artifacts. Hurriyet Daily News. 20 May.
Chika Okeke (2016). Another Milestone As France Returns 2 Nok Artefacts. Leadership. 20 May.
The News (2016). Inquiry report points out irregularities in Peshawar Museum. The News. 20 May.
Christie's (2016). How Christie's helped to return a looted treasure to Afghanistan. Christie's. 20 May.
Allison Twaits (2016). Malden man arrested in connection to stolen museum artifacts. KFVS12. 19 May.
Sarah Parcak (2016). Lust for Loot: Collecting Is Driving the Demand for Plunder. National Geographic. 19 May.
Six middle-aged 'new-age travellers' arrested at Stonehenge over flaming torch incident Play Video Stonehenge protest New-age travellers protest at Stonehenge( )
Salisbury Journal (2016). Six middle-aged 'new-age travellers' arrested at Stonehenge over flaming torch incident Play Video Stonehenge protest New-age travellers protest at Stonehenge. Salisbury Journal. 19 May.
Andrew E. Kramer (2016). When Cultural Heritage Is Caught in the Cross Hairs. The New York Times. 18 May.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). After 4 years, rare sarcophagi smuggled into Israel to be returned to Egypt. The Times of Israel. 18 May.
Ukrinform (2016). PM Groysman orders audit of cultural artefacts after theft of incunabula. Ukrinform. 18 May.
Rashmi Menon (2016). Christie's auctions cardiologist Dr. Lahiri's artworks for $2,376,500. The Economic Times. 18 May.
Egyptian Streets (2016). Egypt Repatriates 44 Stolen Archaeological Objects from France. Egyptian Streets. 17 May.
Associated Press (2016). Russia builds military camp near ancient site in Palmyra. The Daily Mail. 17 May.
Archaeological theft on the rise in the country
El Universal (2016). Robo arqueológico se dispara en el país. El Diario. 16 May.
Anna Turner (2016). Uncharted 4: is the looter-adventurer character a type of cultural appropriation?. The Guardian. 16 May.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). In new crackdown, antiquities authorities tighten noose around dealers, thieves. The Times of Israel. 16 May.
Ukraine Today (2016). Ukraine's first printed book stolen from library. Ukraine Today. 16 May.
Archaeological theft in the country exceeded by 1000%
Alejandro Melgoza (2016). Se dispara 1,000%robo arqueológico en el país. El Universal. 15 May.
Ukraine Today (2016). Estonia hands over stolen Viking-era sword to Ukraine (photos). Ukraine Today. 14 May.
Tehran Times (2016). CHTHO asks Iranians abroad to report smuggled artifacts. Tehran Times. 14 May.
UNESCO (2016). Key Libyan and international partners unite to adopt an action plan for Libya's heritage. UNESCO. 13 May.
AKI (2016). Italy busts gang smuggling looted archaeological treasures. New Kerala. 13 May.
Tom Mueller (2016). How Tomb Raiders Are Stealing Our History. National Geographic. 13 May.
Jennifer MacKenzie (2016). Russia and Syria Use Palmyra as a Stage for Political Theater. Hyperallergic. 13 May.
Archaeological looting in Kanasín
Ana Hernández (2016). Solapan en Kanasín saqueo arqueológico. Sipse. 13 May.
Nicholas O'Donnell (2016). Guelph Treasure Heirs Explain Why Case Belongs in U.S. Court. JD Supra. 13 May.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). NU to seek legal opinion over filing FIR in missing coins case. The Times of India. 13 May.
Julian Borger (2016). Egypt 'suppressing truth' over hidden chambers in Tutankhamun's tomb. The Guardian. 12 May.
Aidan Lewis (2016). Libya's ancient sites not exposed to same risk as in Syria, Iraq - experts. Reuters. 11 May.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt's Sohag archaeological gallery was not subjected to blaze: Ministry. Ahram Online. 11 May.
Hugo Gye (2016). Pensioner wins payout from English Heritage for head injuries at Carisbrooke Castle. The Daily Mail. 11 May.
Ukraine Today (2016). Ancient seal dated back to X century returns to Ukraine. Ukraine Today. 11 May.
Indigenous cemetery in Santander looted
Entorno Inteligente (2016). Así fue saqueado un cementerio indígena de Santander. Entorno Inteligente. 11 May.
Tehran Times (2016). Ancient Persian seals returned by U.S. to go on display. Tehran Times. 11 May.
Sarah Cascone (2016). 126-Year-Old Statue Destroyed by Man Taking Selfie. ArtNet News. 10 May.
Owen Jarus (2016). Syrian Antiquities Import Restrictions Are Law, But Will They Work?. Live Science. 10 May.
Slow process for the archaeological rescue of the Nonualca capital
Mima Velásquez (2016). Lento proceso para el rescate arqueológico de la capital nonualca. La Prensa Grafica. 9 May.
Ancient Egyptian statue of Sekhemka disappears into private collection in 'moral crime against world heritage'( )
Ian Johnston (2016). Ancient Egyptian statue of Sekhemka disappears into private collection in 'moral crime against world heritage'. The Independent. 9 May.
Bradley Klapper (2016). Obama signs into law new restrictions on Syrian antiquities. Stars and Stripes. 9 May.
Gargi Gupta (2016). The Heritage Warriors. DNA. 8 May.
Helena Smith (2016). Greece looks to international justice to regain Parthenon marbles from UK. The Guardian. 8 May.
Leah MacLennan (2016). #ReturnTheMarbles campaign uses cheeky billboard to seek return of Parthenon sculptures. ABC Australia. 6 May.
Brian Maffly (2016). BLM wants to pay people who help find looters, vandals. The Salt Lake Tribune. 6 May.
Shirley Mueller (2016). Uncontrolled Collecting: An Impulse Control Disorder?. Physician's Money Digest. 5 May.
Sune Engel Rasmussen (2016). The man who helped save Afghanistan's treasures from ravages of war. The Guardian. 5 May.
TNN (2016). Stolen artefacts: Cops to raid another warehouse. The Times of India. 4 May.
Stuart Ramsey (2016). IS Files Reveal Assad's Deals With Militants. Sky News. 3 May.
Serious destruction of archaeological site
Adrián Mendoza Salazar (2016). Grave destrucción de Zona Arqueológica. Diario de Poza Rica. 1 May.
Sonia K. Katyal (2016). Can technoheritage be owned?. The Boston Globe. 1 May.
Stephen E. Nash (2016). The Right to Own Living Memorials. Sapiens. 29 April.
Armi, droga e reperti archeologici nel "box delle meraviglie": arrestato 32enne denunciata la moglie( )
Weapons, drugs, and archaeological finds in "box of wonders": 32 year old arrested, implicates wife
Corriere Salentino (2016). Armi, droga e reperti archeologici nel "box delle meraviglie": arrestato 32enne denunciata la moglie. Corriere Salentino. 29 April.
BBC News (2016). US returns stolen ancient Buddhist sculpture to Pakistan. BBC News. 28 April.
Matan Tzuri (2016). Youths vandalize historic site. Ynet News. 27 April.
Cartagena cuts traffic to the Castillo de los Moros to prevent looting
EFE (2016). Cartagena corta el tráfico en el Castillo de los Moros para evitar saqueos. ABC España. 27 April.
Lawyer Herald (2016). US Congress approves bill seeking to curb looting and trade of antiquities. Lawyer Herald. 27 April.
APP (2016). US returning smuggled Buddha sculpture to Pakistan. The Nation. 27 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). NU's missing probe report on stolen Vakataka coins resurfaces. The Times of India. 27 April.
Ahmet Balan (2016). Stolen Sarcophagus Returned. Associated Press. 26 April.
Isaac Kaplan (2016). The Case against the Universal Museum. Artsy. 26 April.
Bahira al-Zarier (2016). Antiquities expert on Palmyra visit: 'Syria can't possibly restore the destroyed artifacts'. Syria Direct. 26 April.
Russell Leadbetter (2016). Meet Dr Donna Yates, the expert aiming to make antiquities-collecting socially unacceptable. The Herald. 25 April.
Press Trust of India (2016). 18 Antiquities Recovered From Foreign Countries: Government. The New Indian Express. 25 April.
Ranjani Govind (2016). Karnataka's ancient idols lost in a mere flash. The Hindu. 25 April.
Nicola Shaw (2016). Police missed 'golden opportunity' to solve £20k coin heist. Edinburgh Evening News. 25 April.
Vandana Kamath (2016). Monuments Men go after state's treasure. Bangalore Mirror. 24 April.
State Information Service (2016). Egypt retrieves ancient statue from Belgium. State Information Service. 24 April.
Andrea Verdín (2016). Saquean Cerro del Muerto. AM. 23 April.
Emma Cunliffe (2016). Ordinary Syrians are Risking Their Lives to Protect Their Cultural Heritage. The Wire. 23 April.
The Reporter (2016). Noh Mul cost Grijalva $6,000. The Reporter. 22 April.
Claire Voon (2016). France Lost Track of 23,000 State-Owned Artworks and Historic Objects. Hyperallergic. 21 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). Now, NU unearths 15 Mughal era coins in museum. The Times of India. 21 April.
A. Makris (2016). Minoan-Era Kouros Found in Heraklion Valued at 1.3 Million. Greek Reporter. 20 April.
Rowland A. Parks (2016). Guilty of destroying ancient Maya site, Noh Mul!. Amandala. 19 April.
Lauren Turner (2016). Palmyra's Arch of Triumph recreated in London. BBC News. 19 April.
Umberto Bacchi (2016). Palmyra Arch in London: 'Unethical' reconstruction of 'Disneyland' archaeology criticised. International Business Times. 19 April.
Sue Blaine (2016). Scientists and lawyers save archaeological site from mining. BD Live. 19 April.
Kristin Romey (2016). Exclusive Photos Show Destruction of Nineveh Gates by ISIS. National Geographic. 19 April.
Emergency action protects the Quaternary cave of Moclín against looters
EFE (2016). Una actuación de urgencia blinda la cueva del Cuaternario de Moclín frente a expolios. Granada Hoy. 19 April.
The archaeological sites of Michoacán looted with impunity
Sayra Casillas Mendoza (2016). Impune, el saqueo de zonas arqueológicas de Michoacán. Cambio de Michoacán. 18 April.
Anil Paba (2016). Save cultural heritage of India. Daily Excelsior. 18 April.
Daily Sabah (2016). Turkish Culture Minister: No tolerance for antiquity smuggling from Syria. Daily Sabah. 17 April.
Ghulam Hussain Khwaja (2016). Probe confirms damage to 15th-century tomb at Makli. Dawn. 17 April.
BBC News (2016). Italy police stumble upon 'priceless' ancient artefacts. BBC News. 15 April.
Xinhua (2016). Tomb-raiding gang leader faces death. Shanghai Daily. 15 April.
The Committee for the Fight Against the Trafficking of Cultural Heritage to Meet
Diario Panorama (2016). Se reúne el Comité de Lucha contra el Tráfico del Patrimonio Cultural. Diario Panorama. 15 April.
Victoria Stapley-Brown (2016). Belgium eliminates federal taskforce to fight trafficking in cultural property. The Art Newspaper. 15 April.
Steven Litt (2016). Shawnee State University's Amr Al-Azm aids the fight against ISIS looting in Syria (photos). Cleveland.com. 14 April.
Herts & Essex Observer (2016). Art loss register reunites Stortford burglary victim with rare chronometer after six years. Herts & Essex Observer. 14 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). Probe panel on coins theft likely next week. The Times of India. 14 April.
Richard Emblin (2016). Crown of the Andes sold on the cheap?. The City Paper. 14 April.
Catherine Hickley (2016). Storm clouds gather over German art market. The Art Newspaper. 14 April.
Seth Tupper (2016). EB-5 suspect Bollen's love of ancient artifacts part of criminal case against him. The Rapid City Journal. 14 April.
Steven Lee Myers (2016). Senate Votes to Ban Imports of Syrian Art and Antiquities. The New York Times. 13 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). Cops refuse to register NU's 'vague' complaint in coin theft. The Times of India. 13 April.
Lakmal Sooriyagoda (2016). Museum burglary main suspect further remanded. Daily News. 12 April.
Carla Field (2016). Mysterious, ancient boulder vandalized; surveillance images released. WYFF4. 12 April.
Davis Dunavin (2016). In Speech At Yale, UN Secretary-General Calls For Better Protection Of Ancient Historic Sites. WSHU. 12 April.
Ben Blanchard (2016). China's Xi orders better protection of cultural heritage. Reuters. 12 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). After delay, varsity to lodge FIR in coins theft. The Times of India. 12 April.
Sputnik News (2016). Why Gaziantep Became Hub for Smugglers Selling Historical Syrian Artifacts. Sputnik News. 11 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). 6 more coins from Vakataka era missing from NU dept. The Times of India. 9 April.
Press TV (2016). Turkey 'probing Russia claims on antiques'. Press TV. 8 April.
Isaac Kaplan (2016). If Passed, Could a New Law Stop ISIS Profiting from Looted Syrian Antiquities?. Artsy. 7 April.
Barbara Slavin (2016). Private collectors fuel demand for looted Mideast antiquities. Al Monitor. 7 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). NU to constitute panel to probe missing coins. The Times of India. 7 April.
Sara Weber (2016). Court: Navajo due hearing on demand that feds return remains, relics. Arizona Daily Sun. 7 April.
Louis Charbonneau (2016). Islamic State nets up to $200 million a year from antiquities: Russia. Reuters. 6 April.
Richard Engel (2016). Smuggler of Stolen Artifacts From Palmyra Speaks Out About ISIS' Illicit Operation. NBC. 6 April.
Three years in jail requested for four 'piteros' for archaeological looting.
Juan Esteban Poveda (2016). Piden tres años de cárcel a cuatro 'piteros' por expolio arqueológico. Ideal. 6 April.
Archaeological site looted and forgotten
Adrián Mendoza Salazar (2016). Saquean y olvidan Zona Arqueológica. Diario de Poza Rica. 6 April.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Arab League draft resolution to protect Arab antiquities: Araby. Egypt Independent. 5 April.
Hillary Ojeda (2016). Peru archaeological pieces to be repatriated from Chile. Peru This Week. 5 April.
Mark Wilding (2016). Inside the Ballsy Irish Traveller Gang That Stole Millions of Pounds Worth of Rhino Horn. Vice. 5 April.
Funerary urns completely looted in Altamura
Sabás Espinoza (2016). Completamente saqueadas urnas funerarias en Altamura. Línea Directa. 4 April.
Alicia Tan (2016). Chinese villagers loot UNESCO World Heritage site while it's being cleaned. Mashable. 4 April.
Alexander Britton (2016). 'Rathkeale Rovers' gang members jailed over multi-million euro rhino horn spree. Irish Independent. 4 April.
Press Association (2016). 'Rathkeale Rovers' to be sentenced over museum raids plot. Press Association. 4 April.
Sue Blaine (2016). Cultural heritage destruction takes ICC main stage. Business Day. 4 April.
Ömer Erbil (2016). Historic castle destroyed by sea and treasure hunters in Turkey's west. Hurriyet Daily News. 4 April.
Organised crime gang planned to raid Glasgow's Burrell Collection and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum( )
Peter Swindon (2016). Organised crime gang planned to raid Glasgow's Burrell Collection and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. The Herald. 4 April.
Marshall White (2016). Charge dismissed in museum coin theft. News-Press. 4 April.
Mark Gilbert (2016). Stolen Easter Island statue deserves a trip home. The Chicago Tribune. 3 April.
The Chakra (2016). Australian Hindus Urge Sydney Art Gallery to Return Hindu Statue If Illegal Acquired. The Chakra. 2 April.
Tiffany Jenkins (2016). Obsessing about past 'wrongs' is to miss the power of culture. The Guardian. 2 April.
Brian Donnelly (2016). Nationally important 12th century monument spray-painted by vandals. The Herald. 2 April.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). Many precious artefacts too missing from NU, says probe panel member. The Times of India. 2 April.
Michaela Boland (2016). AGNSW's 1000-year-old Hindu goddess 'may be illegal'. The Australian. 2 April.
Martin Bailey (2016). Sekhemka to leave the UK as export licence deadline passes. The Art Newspaper. 1 April.
Jemima Garrett (2016). Captain James Cook feather cape and helmet gifted to him before death returned to Hawaii. ABC Australia. 1 April.
UNESCO (2016). Stepping up stakeholders' involvement in the fight against trafficking of culture. UNESCO. 1 April.
Jasmine Rapson (2016). Marlow's history at risk following rise in illegal metal detecting. Bucks Free Press. 1 April.
Gabriela Gorbea (2016). Looters, Tourism, and Racism: Controversy Surrounds 'Discovery' of Lost City in Honduras. Vice. 31 March.
RT (2016). ISIS 'Department of Artifacts' document exposes antique loot trade via Turkey (RT EXCLUSIVE). RT. 31 March.
Senior Bulgarian Civil Servant Caught with Diverse Collection of Archaeological Artifacts, Coins in Anti-Treasure Hunting Raid( )
Ivan Dikov (2016). Senior Bulgarian Civil Servant Caught with Diverse Collection of Archaeological Artifacts, Coins in Anti-Treasure Hunting Raid. Archaeology in Bulgaria. 31 March.
Ivan Dikov (2016). Bulgaria's Customs Capture Nearly 700 Archaeological Artifacts, Coins at Sofia Airport. Archaeology in Bulgaria. 31 March.
Frances Madeson (2016). The Excruciating Legacy of NAGPRA. Indian Country Today. 31 March.
Vaibhav Ganjapure (2016). After Wakatak era coins, probe report vanishes. The Times of India. 31 March.
Vong Sokheng (2016). More looted antiquities welcomed home. The Phnom Penh Post. 31 March.
Ozolua Uhakheme (2016). Waiting for Benin bronze from UK. The Nation. 30 March.
WBUR (2016). Tracing The DNA Of Looted Artwork. WBUR. 30 March.
Henri Neuendorf (2016). After Brussels Attacks, Italy Announces $336 Million Anti-Terror Heritage Protection Plan. ArtNet News. 30 March.
Sue Blaine (2016). Diamond miner halted after digging on ancient archaeological site. BD Live. 30 March.
The Canadian Jewish News (2016). After 25 years, German doctor returns rare, ancient coin to Israel. The Canadian Jewish News. 30 March.
Sabine Oelze (2016). Why Palmyra is a pawn in Assad's game with the West. DW. 30 March.
"The Lord of Sipán": a milestone in the history of Perú
Paul Monzón (2016). "El Señor de Sipán": Un hito en la historia del Perú. Periodista Digital. 30 March.
Representative of the INAH speaks about the site in Altramura
Jasiel Camacho (2016). Delegado del INAH habla sobre el hallazgo en Altamura. Debate. 29 March.
Michaela Boland (2016). NGA keeping mum on 1000-year-old Indian goddess statue. The Australian. 29 March.
The Shillong Times (2016). CAG holds Directorate of Arts & Culture guilty. The Shillong Times. 28 March.
Wassim Bassem (2016). Unemployed Iraqis join in looting of antiquities. Al Monitor. 28 March.
Business Recorder (2016). KP government introduces bill to protect, preserve antiquities. Business Recorder. 28 March.
Sky News (2016). First Pictures Of Palmyra As IS Driven Out. Sky News. 28 March.
RT (2016). Palmyra liberated: First images of ancient heritage site freed from ISIS (PHOTOS). RT. 28 March.
ABC Australia (2016). Calls for British Museum to surrender Indigenous Gweagal shield. ABC Australia. 28 March.
BBC News (2016). US museum returns ancient Hindu god statue to Cambodia. BBC News. 28 March.
S. Vijay Kumar (2016). Priceless Indian Artefacts With Australia; Will They Ever Come Back Home?. Swarajya. 27 March.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt's Museum of Islamic Art regains its allure after two-year restoration. Ahram Online. 27 March.
Jim Mimiaga (2016). Utes, Navajo seek monument to preserve canyon. The Cortez Journal. 27 March.
Lambayeque: looter steal Mochica remains at the site of Las Ánimas
Perú21 (2016). Lambayeque: Huaqueros se llevan vestigios Mochica del cerro Las Ánimas. Perú21. 27 March.
Dunya News (2016). Real artifacts stolen, replaced with fake ones at Peshawar museum. Dunya News. 26 March.
Carrie Coolidge (2016). Antiquities: Buying Tips. Barron's. 26 March.
Maamoun Abdelkarim (2016). Restoring Syria's pearl of the desert: a reason for optimism amid the storm of terror. The Guardian. 26 March.
Stop the Roof Raiders: Lead thieves strike Boxted church as total hit by suspected gang reaches 16 in Suffolk( )
Matt Reason (2016). Stop the Roof Raiders: Lead thieves strike Boxted church as total hit by suspected gang reaches 16 in Suffolk. East Anglian Daily Times. 25 March.
Stuart Wilson (2016). Yobs set fire to historic Prestwick church and burn ivy from ancient walls. Daily Record. 25 March.
Chinese man arrested on suspicion of planning to sell ancient artefacts he found in tomb buried in backyard( )
Catherine Wong (2016). Chinese man arrested on suspicion of planning to sell ancient artefacts he found in tomb buried in backyard. South China Morning Post. 25 March.
Pompeii recruits army of spies to root out Mafia corruption and shoddy renovation work at the ancient site( )
Michael Day (2016). Pompeii recruits army of spies to root out Mafia corruption and shoddy renovation work at the ancient site. The Independent. 25 March.
Scott Reyburn (2016). Market for Chinese Art Is Increasingly in China. The New York Times. 25 March.
Jawhar Sircar (2016). Lighten the bureaucracy so India's heritage can flourish. The Art Newspaper. 24 March.
The Daily Chappaqua (2016). Crooked antiques dealer dodges prison for smuggled $1M statue. The Daily Chappaqua. 24 March.
The Los Angeles Times (2016). Petition demands Navy stop removing Indian artifacts from 'Island of the Blue Dolphins'. The Recorder. 24 March.
Lori Cormack (2016). Bins set alight inside ancient Wemyss cave. Fife Today. 23 March.
Charlotte Bowe (2016). Trio of rare Viking artefacts reported stolen from church at Sockburn, near Darlington. The Northern Echo. 23 March.
Rutland & Stamford Mercury (2016). CCTV images released after theft of rare urn from fine art dealer in Stamford. Rutland & Stamford Mercury. 23 March.
Marie-Danielle Smith (2016). Canadian military loses bizarre items including flute, hockey net, mannequins. Embassy. 23 March.
AFP (2016). Stolen artefacts stashed by British art dealer are returned to Italy. The Guardian. 22 March.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Stolen ancient Egyptian statue on its way back from Belgium. Ahram Online. 22 March.
Hurriyet Daily News (2016). World's most expensive plate seized in Turkey. Hurriyet Daily News. 22 March.
The Hans India (2016). Panagal museum - now open to thieves, vandals. The Hans India. 22 March.
Jamie Schram (2016). Antique dealer arrested for smuggling ancient sculpture. New York Post. 22 March.
Deena Coster (2016). Talk explores ties South American art collector had with Taranaki carvings. Taranaki Daily News. 21 March.
Vanguard (2016). Benin royals applaud Cambridge move on "Okukor". Vanguard. 21 March.
Gus Thomson (2016). Placer County Indian artifacts being returned to tribes. Auburn Journal. 20 March.
The Nation (2016). A question of morality. The Nation. 20 March.
Sam Hardy (2016). Samuel Andrew Hardy: archaeomafias traffic antiquities as well as drugs. UNESCO. 19 March.
Christopher Silavong (2016). Maricopa man who claimed artifacts were stolen gets prison for insurance fraud. AZ Central. 18 March.
Tiffany Jenkins (2016). Does one ethnic group own its cultural artefacts?. Aeon. 18 March.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Another Gallery Is Raided in Antiquities Case. The New York Times. 18 March.
Paul Lynch (2016). Egyptian bid to buy Sekhemka statue back for £15m is 'unethical', says action group. Northampton Chronicle & Echo. 18 March.
Chika Okeke (2016). Return Benin Bronze Cockerel, FG Pleads With British Govt. Leadership. 18 March.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Law Enforcement Focuses on Asia Week in Inquiry of Antiquities Smuggling. The New York Times. 17 March.
Intensive patrols enlisted to protect 50 archaeological sites
RPP (2016). Alistan patrullaje intenso para proteger 50 sitios arqueológicos. RPP. 17 March.
Unpaved street leads looting of archaeological site
Verónica De la Luz (2016). Calle sin pavimentar provoca saqueo de zona arqueológica. E-consulta. 17 March.
Carlos R. Munoz (2016). Authorities debunk man's claim of grave-digging. Herald-Tribune. 17 March.
APP (2016). Thousands of rare artefacts at risk, says archaelogy director. Daily Times. 17 March.
Jillian D'Amours (2016). Art and activism collide at Iraqi artefact exhibition in Toronto. Middle East Eye. 17 March.
Alexander J. Apfel (2016). American tourist sneaks into ancient Jerusalem cave in overnight treasure hunt. Ynet News. 16 March.
Frank Fang (2016). China Fights Losing Battle Against Tomb Raiders. The Epoch Times. 16 March.
Daniel Estrin (2016). The Trouble With the Maadana: Could an Israeli national symbol be a fake?. New Republic. 16 March.
Martin Bailey (2016). France and Britain prepare for battle over Joan of Arc's ring. The Art Newspaper. 16 March.
Victoria Stapley-Brown (2016). 'Cols rouges' lawyers push for dismissal as long-awaited trial opens in Paris. The Art Newspaper. 16 March.
Lynne Mortimer (2016). When it comes to ancient treasures, are we owners, thieves or caretakers?. Eastern Daily Press. 16 March.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Ancient Statue Is Seized From Manhattan Gallery. The New York Times. 16 March.
Safinaa Mounir (2016). Why Egypt is placing its pyramids under military protection. Al Monitor. 16 March.
RT (2016). 6 out of 6: ALL of Syria's UNESCO Heritage Sites damaged or destroyed during civil war. RT. 15 March.
Colombia and US renew their cultural heritage agreement until 2021
EFE (2016). Colombia y EE.UU. renuevan hasta 2021 su acuerdo sobre patrimonio cultural. RCN. 15 March.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Federal Agents Seize What They Called an Illicit Antiquity Headed for Asia Week. The New York Times. 15 March.
Egyptian Streets (2016). EU Ready to Allocate 7.5 Million Euros for Preservation of Egyptian Heritage Sites. Egyptian Streets. 15 March.
Danielle DeLuca (2016). 13 Maya Villagers Stand Trial in Belize. IC Magazine. 14 March.
Jon Henley (2016). Paris auction porters go on trial for alleged 'pilfering' of thousands of items. The Guardian. 14 March.
Juan David Torres Duarte (2016). Cómo se roban la historia siria. El Espectador. 12 March.
Okorie Uguru (2016). Soyinka calls for retrieval of Ife antiques. The Nation. 12 March.
George Richards (2016). The antiquities looting crisis in the Middle East. Al Jazeera. 12 March.
Doğan News Agency (2016). Quarry workers 'erasing history' in Antalya with soap, sponge. Hurriyet Daily News. 12 March.
Cemetery of the archaeological site of Qotakalli looted in broad daylight
La Republica (2016). Profanan funerario de Centro Arqueológico de Qotakalli a plena luz del día. La Republica. 12 March.
Rosemary Neill (2016). Repatriation of indigenous artefacts a hot topic for museums. The Australian. 12 March.
The Economist (2016). Returning the hatchet: Governments are starting to return treasures to their neighbours. The Economist. 12 March.
Georgina Adam (2016). Antiquities: The Spoils of War. Financial Times. 11 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: Looted Sumerian Seal. BBC News. 11 March.
Celestine Bohlen (2016). Escalating the War on Looting. The New York Times. 11 March.
Catherine Chapman (2016). To Fight ISIS, Art Dealers & Archaeologists Join Forces. Vice. 11 March.
Colin Moynihan (2016). Federal Agents Raid Christie's, Seizing 2 Ancient Sculptures. The New York Times. 11 March.
ICE (2016). ICE recovers stolen Indian artifacts from major auction house ahead of Asia Week New York. ICE. 11 March.
Paul Lynch (2016). Egyptian embassy could buy Sekhemka statue and loan it to British Museum. Northampton Chronicle & Echo. 11 March.
UNESCO (2016). UNESCO and French and Swiss heritage professionals stand up for the safeguarding of Syrian heritage. UNESCO. 10 March.
Charly Wilder (2016). Nefertiti 3-D Scanning Project in Germany Raises Doubts. The New York Times. 10 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: The Genie of Nimrud. BBC News. 9 March.
Murcia Today (2016). Stolen artworks and archaeological artifacts seized as Bullas resident is arrested. Murcia Today. 9 March.
Sophia Kishkovsky (2016). Secret flight path of the Parthenon statue. The Art Newspaper. 9 March.
INAH failed to protect the archaeological sites of the country: audit
Nayeli Roldán (2016). El INAH olvida conservar las zonas arqueológicas del país: Auditoría. Animal Politico. 9 March.
Lily Kuo (2016). Cambridge is considering returning a stolen 100-year-old bronze cockerel to Nigeria. Quartz. 9 March.
Jessica Jones (2016). This is what happened when Spain restored ancient castle. The Local. 9 March.
Satyasundar Barik (2016). Museum has a history of theft, missing manuscripts. The Hindu. 9 March.
The News (2016). Cambridge college removes stolen Benin bronze cockerel. The News. 9 March.
Thai Visa (2016). Thai court orders ex-CIB commissioner's 25 million baht worth of assets seized. Thai Visa. 9 March.
Press Trust of India (2016). Over 100 antiquities stolen from monuments since 2000. Business Standard. 9 March.
INAM allows the destruction of an archaeological site for a road projects
Sebastián Barragán (2016). INAH tolera destrucción de zona arqueológica en proyecto inmobiliario (fotos y video). Sipse. 9 March.
Cory Doctorow (2016). Covert scan of museum's Nefertiti bust appears to be hoax. BoingBoing. 8 March.
Stevie Hertz (2016). Benin Bronze "permanently removed" from Jesus hall. The Cambridge Student. 8 March.
Satyasundar Barik (2016). Priceless palm leaf manuscripts go missing at Odisha State Museum. The Hindu. 8 March.
Martin Bailey (2016). Egyptian ambassador proposes plan to share Sekhemka. The Art Newspaper. 8 March.
Dominique Perrin (2016). How French Art Police Are Hunting ISIS Antiquities Racket. World Crunch. 7 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: Mar Elian Monastery. BBC News. 7 March.
The Cairo Post (2016). Upper Egypt's Mallawi Museum has recovered 91%of artifacts looted in 2013. The Cairo Post. 7 March.
Medieval Reliquary Discovered at Christian Monastery Looted by Treasure Hunters ahead of Archaeological Excavations( )
Ivan Dikov (2016). Medieval Reliquary Discovered at Christian Monastery Looted by Treasure Hunters ahead of Archaeological Excavations. Archaeology in Bulgaria. 7 March.
Sophia Kishkovsky (2016). 'This is living antiquity': the director of the Hermitage wants to rebuild Palmyra. The Art Newspaper. 7 March.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Egypt to send 293 artifacts to UK, historic lantern retrieved in London. Egypt Independent. 7 March.
Jonathan Glennie (2016). From the Elgin marbles to the Cambridge cockerel, it's time to return stolen goods. The Guardian. 7 March.
Ashraf Javed (2016). Probe into Summit Minar Museum theft begins. The Nation. 6 March.
Tripti Nath (2016). India's Lost Treasures. The Free Press Journal. 5 March.
Fayyaz Hussain (2016). Priceless artifacts stolen from cellar of Islamic summit tower in Lahore. Daily Pakistan. 5 March.
John Shammas (2016). British tourist arrested in Peru for posing naked at ancient Machu Picchu site. Mirror. 4 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: The Lion of al-Lat. BBC News. 4 March.
Ravi P. Benjamin (2016). Treasure hunters ravage temples. The Hans India. 4 March.
BBC News (2016). Stolen Abraham Barachin cup returned to Hull after 30 years. BBC News. 3 March.
Ricardo Burgos (2016). Perú recupera valioso patrimonio cultural. Noticieros Televisa. 3 March.
AFP (2016). Looted ancient sculptures found in Slovenia refugee tent. The Straits Times. 3 March.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egyptian 'Seven Sacred Oils' relief recovered from Switzerland. Ahram Online. 3 March.
Associated Press (2016). Ancient Egypt tablet back after collector notified officials. The Daily Mail. 3 March.
Jonathan Knott (2016). Police praised for museum thefts investigation. Museums Journal. 3 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: Tell of Qarqur. BBC News. 2 March.
The Cairo Post (2016). Egypt struggles to halt sale of artifacts at Dutch auction house. The Cairo Post. 2 March.
Tareq Haddad (2016). RETURNED: 30-years after being stolen from Wilberfore Museum, precious Barachin cup is back in Hull. Hull Daily Mail. 2 March.
Deccan Chronicle (2016). In icon centre, Uma Parmeshwari reunites with Nataraja after 8 years. Deccan Chronicle. 2 March.
BBC News (2016). Museum raids: Cambridge Fitzwilliam unlikely to get jade back, says expert. BBC News. 1 March.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: The Temple of Bel. BBC News. 1 March.
Osuna to restore the aqueduct looted for stone and the Junta will declare it BIC
Andalucía Centro (2016). Osuna restaurará el acueducto saqueado y pedirá a la Junta que lo declare BIC. Andalucía Centro. 1 March.
Cahil Milmo (2016). Museums spending too little to prevent artefacts being stolen from their collections, expert warns. The Independent. 1 March.
AFP (2016). Destruction of Timbuktu sites shocked humanity, prosecutor tells ICC. The Guardian. 1 March.
Leo Hornak (2016). Failed rhino heist brings Dead Zoo Gang to justice. PRI. 1 March.
Jessica Elgot (2016). Gang may have stolen antiquities for Chinese market, says expert. The Guardian. 1 March.
Christina Ruiz (2016). What do we really know about Islamic State's role in illicit antiquities trade?. The Art Newspaper. 1 March.
Pete Walker (2016). Fourteen men convicted of plotting to steal £57m of Chinese artefacts. The Guardian. 1 March.
Katie Nodjimbadem (2016). The Heroic Effort to Digitally Reconstruct Lost Monuments. Smithsonian. 1 March.
James Harkin (2016). Crash Courses Prepare Art Conservators for Catastrophic Disasters. Smithsonian. 1 March.
AFP (2016). Romanian police seize stolen archaeological treasures. Phys.org. 29 February.
Kanishk Tharoor (2016). Museum of Lost Objects: The Winged Bull of Nineveh. BBC News. 29 February.
Roxana Azimi (2016). Le collectionneur Sindika Dokolo remporte son bras de fer contre un galeriste parisien. Le Monde. 29 February.
Finbarr Toesland (2016). Antiquities: The long road home. The Africa Report. 29 February.
Vice (2016). CC to Decide If Malian Teacher Will Face Charges for Destroying Timbuktu Artifacts. Vice. 29 February.
Rathkeale Rovers: How an enthusiastic gardener and his Leylandii trimmings helped to bring gang leaders to justice( )
Paul Peachey (2016). Rathkeale Rovers: How an enthusiastic gardener and his Leylandii trimmings helped to bring gang leaders to justice. The Independent. 29 February.
Peter Ford (2016). US Museum Returns Stolen Rama Statue. Cambodia Daily. 29 February.
NPR (2016). Some Take Massive Risks To Save Syria's Cultural Heritage. NPR. 28 February.
Syrian Radio & TV (2016). Stolen archaeological pieces seized in Qamishli. Syrian Radio & TV. 26 February.
Dan Duray (2016). Cambodian warrior comes home: Denver Art Museum returns Khmer statue. The Art Newspaper. 26 February.
Liyan Qi (2016). Cultural Protection Law Revision Triggers Doubts as China's Economy Slows. The Wall Street Journal. 26 February.
eKathimerini (2016). Police seize 1 mln euros' worth of antiquities from three suspects. eKathimerini. 26 February.
Leila Amineddoleh (2016). How western art collectors are helping to fund Isis. The Guardian. 26 February.
Helen Stoilas (2016). Met clarifies 'pay what you wish' entry after legal settlement. The Art Newspaper. 26 February.
Dan Duray (2016). Statue stolen from Mussolini's Roman villa to be returned. The Art Newspaper. 26 February.
Jonathan Bailey (2016). Preservation Is a Civil Rights Issue. Indian Country Today. 25 February.
Times of Israel (2016). Boy finds ancient figurine during Beit She'an outing. The Times of Israel. 25 February.
Martin Bailey (2016). Chelmsford Museum gold coin theft linked to national security alert. The Art Newspaper. 24 February.
Archaeological pieces feared looted in Sierra La Palma, Altamira
Diana Alvarado (2016). Temen saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Sierra La Palma de Altamira. Hoy Tamaulipas. 24 February.
Biggest operation against against plundering in decades shelved after five years
Juan Esteban Poveda (2016). Archivan tras cinco años la mayor operación contra el expolio en décadas. Ideal. 24 February.
Sravanth Verma (2016). Denver museum to return last of looted Cambodian statues. Digital Journal. 24 February.
Yogesh Kabirdoss (2016). 1000-year-old Idol Awaits 'Security Clearance'. The New Indian Express. 24 February.
Dara Bramsos (2016). Where it is safe to do so, cultural artefacts should be repatriated. The Economist. 23 February.
Adam Klasfeld (2016). Judge Swaps Vote on Iran Bank to Save Relics. Courthouse News Service. 23 February.
Treasure Hunters Destroy Ancient Roman Bridge near Bulgaria's Drangovo in Search of Legendary Gold Treasure( )
Ivan Dikov (2016). Treasure Hunters Destroy Ancient Roman Bridge near Bulgaria's Drangovo in Search of Legendary Gold Treasure. Archaeology in Bulgaria. 23 February.
Benjamin Sutton (2016). Looters Kill Two Guards at Ancient Egyptian Necropolis. Hyperallergic. 22 February.
Archaeological sites looted
Saraí Vargas Prieto (2016). Saquean zona arqueológica. El Sol de León. 22 February.
Wang Fan (2016). Ancient Buddha sculpture head to return to mainland after 20 years. ECNS. 22 February.
Lorena Muñoz-Alonso (2016). Guard Shot Dead by Looters at Archaeological Site in Egypt. ArtNet News. 22 February.
Christine Vendel (2016). Harrisburg to National Civil War Museum: Secure our artifacts or else. Penn Live. 22 February.
Charlie Peat (2016). Right-on students demand Cambridge removes bronze statue …because it was looted by Britain. Express. 22 February.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Watchman killed in attempted heist at archaeological site. Egypt Independent. 20 February.
Chu Yiming (2016). Roof Sculpture Missing in Forbidden City. CRIEnglish. 19 February.
Evgenia Choros (2016). Athenians' Association Turns to the European Court of Human Rights for the Parthenon Marbles. Greek Reporter. 19 February.
Claire Voon (2016). Artists Covertly Scan Bust of Nefertiti and Release the Data for Free Online. Hyperallergic. 19 February.
Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi (2016). 24-hour Strike on Monday Will Close Museums and Archaeological Sites Throughout Greece. Greek Reporter. 19 February.
The Hindu (2016). Gang dealing in ancient coins busted. The Hindu. 18 February.
Radio Poland (2016). Germany returns looted treasures to Poland. Radio Poland. 18 February.
The Cambridge Student (2016). BREAKING: Jesus College students vote to repatriate cockerel to Nigeria. The Cambridge Student. 18 February.
The Telegraph (2016). Stonehenge tourist bosses demand visitors stop chipping stones and selling them on eBay. The Telegraph. 18 February.
Alan Marsden (2016). Oroville man sentenced for taking Native American artifacts. Action News Now. 18 February.
Michaela Boland (2016). Provenance of Ros Packer buy shaping up as bull. The Australian. 18 February.
Michaela Boland (2016). National Gallery judged victim of fraud over Asian antiquities. The Australian. 18 February.
Heather Pringle (2016). Space Archaeologist Wants Your Help to Fight Looting. National Geographic. 17 February.
Indiana Daily Student (2016). EDITORIAL: Restoring artifacts to their rightful owners. Indiana Daily Student. 17 February.
Sam Kurtz (2016). Bluestone is being chipped away on the Preseli Hills. Western Telegraph. 17 February.
Casey Quackenbush (2016). These ISIS-Destroyed Artifacts Are Now Available to Download and 3-D Print. Observer. 17 February.
Stephen Trimble (2016). To save their homeland, 25 tribes unite in the Southwest. High Country News. 17 February.
Simon Thomen (2016). National Gallery of Australia review finds 22 works of 'insufficient or questionable' provenance. Business Insider. 17 February.
Shalailah Medhora (2016). Provenance of 22 Asian artworks at National Gallery of Australia in doubt. The Guardian. 17 February.
Associated Press (2016). Unesco and Italy team up to protect art and artefacts from terrorists. The Guardian. 16 February.
Associated Press (2016). Italy sets up Unesco task force to protect antiquities in conflict areas. The Art Newspaper. 16 February.
Ralph Blumenthal (2016). Sarah Parcak to Use TED Prize Money for Crowdsourcing on Archaeological Sites. The New York Times. 16 February.
Burcu Calik (2016). Home at last: 39 historic artifacts from Anatolia returned. Daily Sabah. 15 February.
Sanjeev Sanyal (2016). India must start working to reverse plunder of our national artistic heritage. The Economic Times. 15 February.
Agencia Angola Press (2016). Angola: Culture Minister visits exhibition of recovered art works. Agencia Angola Press. 15 February.
Kelsey Stein (2016). Alabama's modern-day Indiana Jones integral to the future of space archaeology. AL.com. 14 February.
El Tiempo (2016). Colombia va perdiendo la batalla contra robo de tesoros culturales. El Tiempo. 14 February.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt to recover two stolen artefacts from Germany. Ahram Online. 14 February.
Popular Archaeology (2016). Drones for research: Use of the UAV in archaeology. Popular Archaeology. 14 February.
Pedro Fernández Barbadillo (2016). 75 años del regreso de la 'Dama de Elche'. Libertad. 14 February.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Investigations on in disappearence of 157 artefacts from Saqqara galleries. Ahram Online. 13 February.
Olivia Blair (2016). Justin Bieber apologises for 'mooning' on ancient Mayan ruins in Mexico. The Independent. 12 February.
Michaela Boland (2016). NGA wants to return buddha, but doesn't know where. The Australian. 12 February.
Lizzy Acker (2016). FBI Deploying Art Crime Team to Investigate If Militants Desecrated Paiute Graves. Willamette Week. 11 February.
Egyptian Streets (2016). Three Valuable Islamic Lamps to Return to Cairo After Being Looted, Replaced With Fakes. Egyptian Streets. 11 February.
Ramadan Al Sherbini (2016). Egypt ups pyramids security after illegal stone sales. Gulf News. 11 February.
Tim Cornwell (2016). Stolen mosque lamps to return to Egypt as Cairo museum houses new database. The Art Newspaper. 11 February.
Doğan News Agency (2016). Spray painted tomb to be cleaned by experts. Hurriyet Daily News. 11 February.
Richard Giedroyc (2016). Import restrictions extended, not expanded. Numismaster. 11 February.
Elizabeth Reickn (2016). Two Klamath Falls residents sentenced in stolen Native American artifacts case. News 10. 11 February.
Two pieces stolen from the Larreta Museum
Ana Martínez Quijano (2016). Roban dos piezas del Museo Larreta. Ámbito Financiero. 10 February.
Vincent Noce (2016). Cheikhmous Ali: the Syrian archaeologist who doesn't take sides. The Art Newspaper. 10 February.
Vietnam Net (2016). Hue loses large amounts of artifacts. Vietnam Net. 9 February.
Raed Omari (2016). Ancient coins were replaced with fakes between 2001-2002 — PM. The Jordan Times. 9 February.
Barbara Grijalva (2016). Vandals strike ancient archeological site near Tucson. Tucson News Now. 9 February.
Michaela Boland (2016). Australia's Dancing Shiva legally exported, says Subhash Kapoor. The Australian. 9 February.
A vendor was selling Roman columns and vases on the internet
La Verdad (2016). Un comerciante vendía vasijas y columnas romanas por internet. La Verdad. 9 February.
Ivan Dikov (2016). 2 Treasure Hunters Arrested While Destroying Ancient Roman City Ratiaria near Bulgaria's Archar. Archaeology in Bulgaria. 8 February.
Brett French (2016). Destructive dig: Illegal dig at historic Fort Ellis prompts archaeological concerns. Billings Gazette. 8 February.
Ashwin Aghor (2016). A 75-year-old archaeologist catches artefact smugglers sitting on his computer. Catch News. 8 February.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2016). Antiquities official blames journalists for harming tourism through pyramids stone selling video. Egypt Independent. 7 February.
Ahram Online (2016). Egyptian archaeologists call for tougher security measures after 'sale of pyramid pieces'. Ahram Online. 7 February.
Sputnik News (2016). Sanctions Removal Will Help Iran Return Stolen Cultural Treasures. Sputnik News. 7 February.
Egyptian Streets (2016). Three Arrested for 'Selling Pieces' of the Giza Pyramids for $32. Egyptian Streets. 6 February.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Karnak Amun-Re statue not recently restored as claimed. Ahram Online. 6 February.
All Africa (2016). Angola: Sindika Dokolo Foundation to Recover Two More Angolan Culture Artefacts. All Africa. 5 February.
Chika Okeke (2016). FG Partners Diasfund To Establish First Africa Digital Museum. Leadership. 5 February.
A treasure lost for 30 years is returned to a Native American community
Amaury Peyrach' (2016). Un trésor oublié depuis trente ans rendu á un peuple amérindien. Le Figaro. 5 February.
Press Trust of India (2016). Antique dealer Kapoor produced in Kumbakonam court. Business Standard. 5 February.
Rescuing archaeological sites
Aarón Torres (2016). Rescatan Zonas Arqueológicas. AM. 4 February.
Megan Gannon (2016). Treasures Dug Up by Tomb Robbers Returned to Italy. Live Science. 4 February.
Phoebe Segal (2016). One museum's tribute to the murdered Syrian archaeologist, Khaled al-Asaad. Apollo. 4 February.
Ecuador displays 567 cultural objects repatriated from Spain and Argentina
AFP (2016). Ecuador muestra 567 bienes patrimoniales repatriados de España y Argentina. Ecuavisa. 3 February.
Rana Husseini (2016). House panel looking into museum artefacts after 400 ancient coins replaced with fakes. The Jordan Times. 3 February.
Nick Bieber (2016). 'Short-sighted' council 'lost opportunity to put Northampton on the map' by selling Sekhemka. Northants Herald & Post. 3 February.
Isaac Park (2016). Oregon Militia Standoff Spotlights Federal-Tribal Quandary over Artifacts. The American Prospect. 3 February.
Hillary Ojeda (2016). Argentina returns 4,150 cultural heritage artifacts to Peru. Living in Peru. 3 February.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). German teen faces life ban from Egypt after scaling Khufu pyramid. Ahram Online. 3 February.
Rachel Thomas (2016). Aratoi museum and local iwi buy back ancient Maori cloak after century in US. Stuff.co.nz. 2 February.
Maine Antique Digest (2016). Collector Sues over Native American Art Purchases. Maine Antique Digest. 2 February.
Hundreds of looted antiquities including mosaics from Pompeii and ancient sarcophagi are uncovered in Switzerland( )
Hannah Roberts (2016). Hundreds of looted antiquities including mosaics from Pompeii and ancient sarcophagi are uncovered in Switzerland. The Daily Mail. 1 February.
Nick Squires (2016). Disgraced British art dealer's priceless treasure trove discovered hidden in Geneva. The Telegraph. 1 February.
Grant Sloan (2016). Items Stolen From Roaring River State Park Recovered. Ozarks First. 1 February.
Martin Bailey (2016). Tate director backs Art Fund's call for UK export licence reform after Rembrandt fiasco. The Art Newspaper. 1 February.
Dan Duray (2016). Top US prosecutor has art market in his sights. The Art Newspaper. 1 February.
Alexandra Seno (2016). Jackie Chan's bronzes draw critics and vandals to new Taipei museum. The Art Newspaper. 30 January.
Audrey Wilson (2016). Last Koh Ker piece coming home. The Phnom Penh Post. 30 January.
Pin Sisovann (2016). In Visit, US Secretary of State Gave a Nod to Cambodian Antiquities. Voice of America. 29 January.
Sally Palomino (2016). Colombia rejects asking Spain to return donation of ancient gold pieces. El País. 29 January.
Matt Zapotosky (2016). Probation for dealer who smuggled artifacts from grave sites in Pakistan. The Washington Post. 29 January.
Indigenous Leaders Fight Bill Promoting Citizen Archaeology: "Do Not Disturb the Spirits of the Water"( )
Deirdra Funcheon (2016). Indigenous Leaders Fight Bill Promoting Citizen Archaeology: "Do Not Disturb the Spirits of the Water". Broward Palm Beack New Times. 29 January.
The Tribune (2016). Theft of historic daggers: Police fail to make any breakthrough. The Tribune. 29 January.
Patrick Browne (2016). US museum gives Italy back looted head of Greek statue. The Local. 29 January.
BBC News (2016). Sekhemka Egyptian statue sale prompts museum ethics code change. BBC News. 28 January.
Coin Week (2016). The Modern Hobby of Ancient Coins – A CoinWeek Exclusive with Harlan J. Berk. Coin Week. 28 January.
Jay Mark (2016). The arrival and success of Indian curio shops in Tempe. The Arizona Republic. 28 January.
Doğan News Agency (2016). Historic castle cleansed of graffiti. Hurriyet Daily News. 28 January.
Jessica Goodfellow (2016). The Economist uses virtual reality to reconstruct museum lost in IS attack. The Drum. 28 January.
Kirste Smith (2016). Heartbroken pupils write letter to thieves to return Geevor Tin Mine artifacts. The Cornishman. 28 January.
Associated Press (2016). Colombia High Court Weighs Demand Spain Return Gold Treasure. Associated Press. 28 January.
Rattanamol Singh (2016). Looted: How global theft fuels trafficking, unrest & cultural control. Guernica Magazine. 28 January.
Russell Leadbetter (2016). In the frame for a cutting-edge course on art theft. Evening Times. 27 January.
Yellow Advertiser (2016). Man arrested over alleged theft of Roman coins from Chelmsford Museum. Yellow Advertiser. 27 January.
Meg Lambert (2016). Meet the heroes who risked their lives for our cultural heritage. FutureLearn. 26 January.
Katie A. Paul (2016). Using Social Media to Predict When Precious Antiquities Are Under Threat. Slate. 26 January.
Stephanie Kirchgaessner (2016). Rome spares Iranian president's blushes by covering nude statues. The Guardian. 26 January.
Reuters (2016). Illegal dumping in Roman catacombs leaves precious ancient site polluted. The Guardian. 26 January.
Bangkok Post (2016). US museum returns looted artefacts to Thailand. Bangkok Post. 25 January.
Ben Brotemarkle (2016). Proposed bill could allow looting of artifacts, experts fear. Florida Today. 25 January.
The treasure of the Quimbayas
Óscar Domínguez G. (2016). El tesoro de los Quimbayas. El Universal. 25 January.
The Gisborne Herald (2016). Connecting with artefacts taken by Cook. The Gisborne Herald. 25 January.
Lucy Westcott (2016). New Tool Maps Cultural Trail of Destruction Left by Islamic Extremist Groups. Newsweek. 24 January.
Arab News (2016). New laws to curb antiques trade. Arab News. 24 January.
eKathimerini (2016). Greece a transit country for trade in illicit antiquities from Syria, Iraq. eKathimerini. 24 January.
Russell Leadbetter (2016). Framed: the new course that teaches you about art crime and antiquities trafficking. The Herald. 24 January.
Daily News Egypt (2016). 8 antiquities' employees referred to trial over damage to Tutankamun mask. Daily News Egypt. 24 January.
BBC News (2016). 'Operation Pandora' recovers thousands of artefacts. BBC News. 23 January.
Doug Keeler (2016). Man, boy arrested for theft of artifacts, cell phone. Taft Midway Driller. 22 January.
Joe Miller (2016). Partying for Palmyra: A Davos party with a difference. BBC News. 22 January.
James Call (2016). Lawmakers to decide: Will artifacts be studied or sold?. Tallahassee Democrat. 22 January.
Erasmus (2016). To make a case against Islamic State's cultural vandalism, Western armies must set an example. The Economist. 22 January.
Jillian Steinhauer (2016). Oregon Occupiers May Have Violated Federal Law by Damaging a Native American Archeological Site. Hyperallergic. 22 January.
Mark Hey (2016). Tomb Raiding Is a Growing Problem in the Middle East. Vice. 21 January.
Anny Shaw (2016). Lords put pressure on UK government to sign Hague Convention this year. The Art Newspaper. 21 January.
Militants bulldoze through Native American archeological site, share video rifling through artifacts( )
Jen Hayden (2016). Militants bulldoze through Native American archeological site, share video rifling through artifacts. Daily Kos. 21 January.
Brian Maffly (2016). Utah tribes say public-lands bill 'adds insult to injury,' petition Obama to designate monument. The Salt Lake Tribune. 21 January.
Goya Dmytryshchak (2016). 'Scumbags' steal Altona Homestead artefacts. Star Weekly. 20 January.
Arutz Sheva (2016). Satellite proves ISIS destroyed 1,500-year-old monastery. Arutz Sheva. 20 January.
AFP (2016). France's Guimet Museum returns looted statue head to national museum in Phnom Penh. Art Daily. 20 January.
Robberies and forgeries of seized art in the last year tops 150 million
José Ramón Villalba (2016). Los robos y falsificaciones de arte abortados en el último lustro superan los 150 millones. Ideal. 20 January.
Yahya Muhibzada (2016). Destruction in Kabul: I watched as the Taliban destroyed my life's work. BBC News. 20 January.
Meg Lambert (2016). Does Art Crime pay? 5 stolen artefacts and what they sold for. FutureLearn. 19 January.
University of Glasgow (2016). New course sheds light on antiquities trafficking and art crime underworld. University of Glasgow. 19 January.
Te Ahua Maitland (2016). Museum-quality heirloom stolen from Hamilton home. Stuff.co.nz. 19 January.
Zeinab El-Gundy (2016). Allegations of botched restoration of Cairo's medieval walls are 'lies': Antiquities ministry. Ahram Online. 19 January.
Irina Bokova (2016). Terrorists are destroying our cultural heritage. It's time to fight back. World Economic Forum. 18 January.
Mom Kunthear (2016). At National Museum, Decapitated Harihara Statue to Headline. Khmer Times. 18 January.
Romoke W. Ahmad (2016). Vigilante foils robbery attempt at Kwara Museum. Daily Trust. 18 January.
Laurence Cawley (2016). The best places in England for unearthing lost treasure. BBC News. 17 January.
Maya Road Looted
José Candelario Pech Ku (2016). Saquean camino maya. Diario de Yucatán. 16 January.
Kabir Sehgal (2016). Welcome to the 'Academy Awards' of Coin Collecting. Fortune. 16 January.
David Robert (2016). Five questions for the director of the Bardo Museum. The Art Newspaper. 16 January.
TNN (2016). Ahir for rules to stop melting of ancient coins. The Times of India. 16 January.
Rebecca Boone (2016). 4,000 artifacts stored at Oregon refuge held by armed group. Phys.org. 15 January.
A Deming man accused of digging on federal land in New Mexico and damaging an archaeological resource has changed his plea to guilty( )
Associated Press (2016). A Deming man accused of digging on federal land in New Mexico and damaging an archaeological resource has changed his plea to guilty. Daily Journal. 15 January.
Alexandra Wolfe (2016). Sarah Parcak, Space Archaeologist. The Wall Street Journal. 15 January.
Susan Walker (2016). Libya's threatened ancient history, and why it is significant. Apollo. 15 January.
Mary Louise Schumacher (2016). Think of burial mounds as earthen records of Wisconsin's native people. Journal Sentinel. 15 January.
ICOM Emergency List: Fight against the illicit trafficking of cultural goods from Iraq strengthened.
Archäologie Online (2016). Rote ICOM-Notfallliste: Verstärkter Kampf gegen illegal gehandelte Kulturgüter aus dem Irak. Archäologie Online. 15 January.
Grave robbing gone wrong: Chinese tomb raiders suffocate after setting off dynamite while trying to break into ancient burial site( )
Sophie Williams (2016). Grave robbing gone wrong: Chinese tomb raiders suffocate after setting off dynamite while trying to break into ancient burial site. The Daily Mail. 15 January.
Swiss Info (2016). Switzerland returns stolen Etruscan treasures to Italy. Swiss Info. 15 January.
BBC News (2016). 'Priceless' ball stolen from Dunblane Museum. BBC News. 14 January.
AFP (2016). Ancient obelisk becomes makeshift memorial in Istanbul. News 24. 14 January.
Argentina starts the largest return of archaeological pieces in its history
Melina Heinrich (2016). Argentina comienza la restitución de piezas arqueológicas más grande de su historia. Télam. 14 January.
Lois Williams (2016). Te Pahi's medal among Waitangi treasures. Radio New Zealand. 14 January.
Hindustan Times (2016). Assam: Government asked to stop auction of Jahangir's 400-year-old golden hookah. The Northeast Today. 14 January.
DW (2016). Fight 'Islamic State' by preventing illegal artifacts trade. DW. 13 January.
Vice (2016). The Grave Robbers Looting Egypt's Archaeological Heritage. Vice. 13 January.
Stephanie Woodard (2016). Lost Bones, Damage and Harassment at Ancient Sacred Site. Indian Country Today. 13 January.
Looted: a 2000-year-old mosaic in the Roman Villa of Río Verde in Marabella
J.J. Madueño (2016). Expolian un mosaico de 2.000 años de antigüedad en la Villa Romana de Río Verde en Marbella. ABC España. 13 January.
Javier Pes (2016). Local councils resist temptation to cash-in on their art—for the time being. The Art Newspaper. 13 January.
Kristina Killgrove (2016). Florida Archaeologists Condemn Proposed 'Citizen Archaeology' Permit. Forbes. 13 January.
Deborah Lehr (2016). End the Looting of Antiquities: A Plea for Action. The New York Times. 13 January.
Forth Valley Police Division (2016). Theft from Dunblane Museum. Forth Valley Police Division. 13 January.
Jessica Clark (2016). Bill would issue archaeology permits to any citizen. First Coast News. 12 January.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Antiquities minister set to inaugurate exhibition for recovered artefacts on Thursday. Ahram Online. 12 January.
Syria Online (2016). DGAM Director General: Terrorist organizations transgressing on archeological sites in Quneitra. Syria Online. 11 January.
Earl Rinehart (2016). Ancient Ohio sites lack state protection from archaeology scavengers. The Columbus Dispatch. 11 January.
Sylvia Poggioli (2016). For Italy's Art Police, An Ongoing Fight Against Pillage Of Priceless Works. NPR. 11 January.
Steven Lee Myers (2016). 'Broken System' Allows ISIS to Profit From Looted Antiquities. The New York Times. 9 January.
Euronews (2016). Utalk Tackling antiquities trafficking. Euronews. 8 January.
Sen David (2016). Authorities halt Angkor excavating. The Phnom Penh Post. 8 January.
What challenges await the Ministry of Culture.
Ángel Elías (2016). ¿Qué retos le esperan al Ministerio de Cultura?. Prensa Libre. 8 January.
S. Prasad (2016). Kilvalai rock paintings face threat of fading away. The Hindu. 8 January.
Gerard Couzens (2016). Justin Bieber kicked out of ancient fortress in Mexico after 'pulling his pants down'. Express. 8 January.
Anny Shaw (2016). Israeli high court says antiquities dealers must document all artefacts online. The Art Newspaper. 7 January.
Anny Shaw (2016). Egypt to launch antiquities database to track public collections and combat smuggling. The Art Newspaper. 7 January.
Amrita Madhukalya (2016). ASI brings back three stolen artefacts from Australia. DNA. 6 January.
The Nation (2016). KP Antiquities Act 2015. The Nation. 5 January.
Steve Neale (2016). Roman coins stolen from locked case at Chelmsford Museum. Yellow Advertiser. 5 January.
Barret Baumgart (2016). How Ancient Native American Rock Art Is Tearing a California Town Apart. Vice. 5 January.
Alice Yan (2016). Chinese 'tomb raider' and gang jailed for plunder of ancient relics. South China Morning Post. 5 January.
Stuff.co.nz (2016). Sale of historic Maori cloak attracts debate on Trade Me. Stuff.co.nz. 4 January.
Willis Ryder Arnold (2016). St. Louis archaeologists still split over last year's controversial antiquities sale. St. Louis Public Radio. 4 January.
Hidayat Khan (2016). Pillage of prehistory. The Express Tribune. 3 January.
Anubhuti Vishnoi (2016). Government working on insurance protocol for art objects in museums. The Economic Times. 2 January.
Stacy Hsu (2016). Two charged after museum protest. Taipei Times. 1 January.
RT (2015). ISIS claims responsibility for attack on tourists at ancient fortress in Russia's Dagestan. RT. 31 December.
Megan Gattey (2015). Vandals knock over Lyall Bay's Easter Island statue. The Dominion Post. 31 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). King Amenhotep III statue accidently recovered in Edfu. Ahram Online. 31 December.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Reliefs in Mersin fall victims to treasure hunters. Hurriyet Daily News. 31 December.
Doğan News Agency (2015). 'Love' graffiti on historic castle walls creates outrage. Hurriyet Daily News. 31 December.
Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber (2015). Shooting at ancient citadel in Russia's Caucasus, one dead. Yahoo News. 30 December.
Gu Liping (2015). Jackie Chan donates replicas of 12 zodiac antiquities to a museum in Taiwan. ECNS. 30 December.
Jim Schultz (2015). Eaton's Pompeii relics may cause lengthy dilemma. Record Searchlight. 30 December.
Cahal Milmo (2015). 'Nighthawks': Tracking the criminals plundering ancient sites with the latest equipment. The Independent. 30 December.
Gil Ronen (2015). 'Revolutionary' court victory against antiquity thieves. Arutz Sheva. 29 December.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2015). Antiquities Ministry retrieves two artifacts from Germany, Austria. Egypt Independent. 29 December.
Mom Kunthear (2015). Sting Operation Nets Fake Antiquities Peddlers. Khmer Times. 29 December.
Vincent Noce (2015). France builds grand alliance to protect cultural heritage. The Art Newspaper. 29 December.
Sputnik News (2015). 6,500 Smuggled Artefacts Are Back to Syria. Sputnik News. 28 December.
Denouncing the looting of the archaeological site of 'El Tigre'.
Gilberto Avila (2015). Denuncian saqueo a zona arqueológica de 'El Tigre'. El Expreso. 27 December.
AFP (2015). Pope denounces destruction of cultural heritage. Manila Bulletin. 26 December.
Saudi Gazette (2015). Bylaw for antiquities, urban heritage and museums approved. Saudi Gazette. 25 December.
Ben Farmer (2015). Army sign up 'Monument Men' to save treasures from warzones. The Telegraph. 25 December.
Josie Ensor (2015). Syrian regime 'bombs UNESCO world heritage site'. Telegraph. 24 December.
Albawaba (2015). Report suggests Daesh is smuggling antiquities through Lebanon. Albawaba. 23 December.
Business Recorder (2015). Antiques' smuggling: Customs plans to take Interpol on board. Business Recorder. 23 December.
Daily Times (2015). Customs recovers antiquities worth $10m. Daily Times. 23 December.
Ahram Online (2015). Cairo airport authorities foil attempt to smuggle 22 antique coins. Ahram Online. 23 December.
The Scotsman (2015). Giraffe tongue among 103 items stolen from National Museum. The Scotsman. 23 December.
Cristina Ruiz (2015). Africa's top collector returns ancestral works to Angola. The Art Newspaper. 22 December.
Apollo (2015). Is the German Cultural Property Protection Act to be welcomed?. Apollo. 21 December.
Nazim Baksh (2015). Royal Ontario Museum caught up in looted antiquities investigation. CBC. 21 December.
Lorena Muñoz-Alonso (2015). California Antiquities Dealer Sentenced to Prison for Smuggling and Tax Fraud Scheme. ArtNet News. 21 December.
Swiss Info (2015). Security director warns against 'financing terrorism'. Swiss Info. 20 December.
Express News Service (2015). Violations in Heritage Zone Under Lens. The New Indian Express. 20 December.
Haroon Mirani (2015). After 53 years, Kashmir gets back some of its rare artefacts. Greater Kashmir. 20 December.
Yael Gruenpeter (2015). The Israeli Defense Minister Who Stole Antiquities. Haaretz. 19 December.
Alan Burdziak (2015). MU professor: Stolen artifacts stemmed from communication breakdown. Columbia Daily Tribute. 19 December.
Lambayeque: Recreation in Panama the site of the intact tomb of the Lord of Sipán
RPP (2015). Lambayeque: difunden en Panamá hallazgo de tumba intacta de Señor de Sipán. RPP. 19 December.
Adele Ramos (2015). $60 mil lost due to illegal logging by Guats over 174 square miles of Belize. Amadala. 19 December.
Master forger who fooled world's art experts reveals how he created £444,000 fake statue in garden shed( )
Paul Britton (2015). Master forger who fooled world's art experts reveals how he created £444,000 fake statue in garden shed. Manchester Evening News. 19 December.
This is How the Robbery at the Anthropology Museum 30 Years Ago Went
José Antonio Aspiros Villagómez (2015). Así fue el robo al Museo de Antropología hace 30 años. Yancuic. 19 December.
Muhammad Ali (2015). Man held with $10 million antique items at airport. Business Recorder. 19 December.
Qian Ruisha (2015). Brickyard digs into ancient burial site for material. ECNS. 18 December.
Earl Lane (2015). Scientists work to save antiquities from Islamic State destruction. Science. 18 December.
Art Media Agency (2015). The Desire of Transparency in the Art Market. Art Media Agency. 18 December.
Figurine from sophisticated ancient South African society creates culture war over whether it should be allowed to tour abroad( )
AFP (2015). Figurine from sophisticated ancient South African society creates culture war over whether it should be allowed to tour abroad. The Japan Times. 18 December.
Archaeological pieces looted in Huasteca
Magui López (2015). Saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en la Huasteca. Pulso. 17 December.
Herald Dispatch (2015). Sentencing delayed in '12 museum break-in. Herald Dispatch. 17 December.
Bastien Varoutsikos (2015). Bricks and mortar fire: Yemen's cultural heritage is in the crosshairs. The Conversation. 17 December.
UNESCO (2015). United Nations exhibition highlights the protection of cultural heritage. UNESCO. 16 December.
Police arrest looters at the archaeological site of Cayaltí
RPP (2015). Policía detiene a huaqueros en zona arqueológica de Cayaltí. RPP. 16 December.
Motunui epa: Maori storehouse carvings returned home after 150 years buried in a swamp, 40-year European exile( )
Kim Griggs (2015). Motunui epa: Maori storehouse carvings returned home after 150 years buried in a swamp, 40-year European exile. ABC Australia. 16 December.
Avinash Lohana (2015). 'Ashutosh stole my Mohenjodaro story'. Mumbai Mirror. 16 December.
Anadolu Agency (2015). Knidos wants to regain its artifacts. Hurriyet Daily News. 16 December.
Stephanie Pappas (2015). Reclaimed History: 9 Repatriated Egyptian Antiquities. Live Science. 15 December.
Martin Bailey (2015). ICOM releases red list of Libyan antiquities at risk. The Art Newspaper. 15 December.
Associated Press (2015). Libya's cultural heritage 'being destroyed and plundered by Isis'. The Guardian. 15 December.
George Vardas (2015). Does Greece want its marbles back?. Neos Kosmos. 14 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Stolen relief of Egyptian King Seti I recovered from London. Ahram Online. 14 December.
Aaron Hutchins (2015). Closing the book on John Mark Tillmann's stolen antiques. Maclean's. 14 December.
Hillary Jackson (2015). Calling Indiana Jones: Looted artifacts, tax scheme send ex-antiquities dealer to prison. My News LA. 14 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Three stolen Egyptian Mameluk-era lamps recovered from London and Sharjah. Ahram Online. 14 December.
Novinite (2015). Bulgarian Customs Prevent Smuggling of Ancient Coins, Artifacts into England. Novinite. 14 December.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Heracles relief suffers damage. Hurriyet Daily News. 14 December.
Patrick Williams (2015). Return of the Monuments Men: New UK unit will save priceless artefacts from jihadis. The Daily Star. 13 December.
AFP (2015). Concern for Libya UNESCO site after Islamic State said to take over. The Times of Israel. 12 December.
Famagusta Gazette (2015). Cypriot Tasoula Hadjitofi vows to halt illicit art trafficking by terrorists. Famagusta Gazette. 12 December.
Pat Reavy (2015). Judge says BLM did not use excessive force in 2009 Blanding raid. Deseret News. 11 December.
Xinhua (2015). Villagers reject mummy conditions. Shanghai Daily. 11 December.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2015). UN Resolution Calls for Return of Parthenon Sculptures to Greece. Greek Reporter. 11 December.
Shadia Nasralla (2015). Syrian antiquities chief says Turkey refuses to return looted art. Reuters. 11 December.
Lacey Louwagie (2015). $421,000 in Bogus Indian Art, Collector Says. Courthouse News Service. 10 December.
ICE (2015). ICE returns ancient dinosaur fossil, ancient cultural artifacts to China. ICE. 10 December.
Sarah Cascone (2015). Christie's Withdraws Potentially Looted Dagger from Antiquities Auction. ArtNet News. 10 December.
Hawke's Bay Today (2015). Man admits stealing Maori artefacts. Hawke's Bay Today. 9 December.
El Telégrafo (2015). Debate en ONU sobre devolución de bienes culturales a países de origen. El Telégrafo. 9 December.
Public Prosecutor filed complaints for around 40 arrested for damaging culture
Perla Polo Salés (2015). Ministerio Público archivó unas cuarenta denuncias por afectación cultural. La Republica. 9 December.
A. Makris (2015). Greece Will Not Further Pursue the Return of Parthenon Marbles. Greek Reporter. 9 December.
Hurriyet Daily News (2015). Syrian woman faces 12 years in jail for 'smuggling ancient coins'. Hurriyet Daily News. 9 December.
Ecuador and Argentina sign social security agreements
EFE (2015). Ecuador y Argentina firman acuerdos en seguridad social. Vistazo. 9 December.
Lomi Kriel (2015). ICE agents to return 120-million-year-old micro-raptor to China. Houston Chronicle. 9 December.
Madeleine H. Carr (2015). Tell legislators 'no' on looting artifacts. Tallahassee Democrat. 8 December.
Tom Mashberg (2015). Antiquities Dealer Leonardo Patterson Faces New Criminal Charges. The New York Times. 8 December.
AFP (2015). European states urge action against IS antiquities dealing. Yahoo News. 8 December.
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( )
Alex Matthews (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. The Daily Mail. 7 December.
Suspicion: IS-stolen art in Sweden
Aftonbladet (2015). Misstanke: IS-stulen konst i Sverige. Aftonbladet. 6 December.
Express News Service (2015). AP Vows to Bring Back Amaravati Artefacts from Brit Museum. The New Indian Express. 6 December.
Celine Ge (2015). China's ancient treasures under siege from army of tomb raiders. South China Morning Post. 4 December.
Winstone Antonio (2015). Govt launches cultural property trafficking manual. News Day. 4 December.
WLNS (2015). Charlotte man will spend up to 15 years behind bars for stealing historical artifacts. WLNS 6. 4 December.
David Chazan (2015). Isil antiques 'sold to western collectors' warns French finance minister. The Telegraph. 4 December.
Ben Taub (2015). The Real Value of the ISIS Antiquities Trade. The New Yorker. 4 December.
Maev Kennedy (2015). The woman turning ancient buried treasure into jewellery. The Guardian. 3 December.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2015). Ancient cemetery discovered under Alexandria house. Egypt Independent. 3 December.
FiveThirtyEight (2015). The Real-Life Indiana Jones. FiveThirtyEight. 2 December.
Jonathan Knott (2015). Police still searching for gold coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland. Museums Journal. 2 December.
Sima Sahar Zerehi (2015). Inuit shaman parka 'copied' by KTZ design well-studied by anthropologists. CBC. 2 December.
Caitlin O'Neal (2015). Over 150 Year-Old Cemetery Vandalized in South Arkansas. NBC. 1 December.
Art Loss Register (2015). French national treasure recovered by The Art Loss Register. Art Loss Register. 1 December.
Kristin Romey (2015). Antiquities Chief: Syria Needs Global Help to Save Heritage. National Geographic. 1 December.
Neil Brodie (2015). Thinking on Politics. Europea Union National Institutes for Culture. 30 November.
Damaris Colhoun (2015). Ill-Gotten Treasures of Ancient Crimea Are Flooding eBay. Atlas Obscura. 30 November.
The Economist (2015). Culture and jihad, grimly connected through the art market's "blood antiquities". The Economist. 30 November.
Nina Awad (2015). Egypt attempts to bring back 8 smuggled artifacts from Switzerland. Step Feed. 30 November.
Spire FM (2015). STOLEN: Historic Woodhenge Bronze Plaques. Spire FM. 28 November.
Brett Ruskin (2015). Alexander Keith's beer bottle may be seized from Halifax diver. CBC. 27 November.
STV (2015). Antique coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland 'worth £20,000'. STV. 27 November.
Costa Rica and Ecuador sign agreement for protection of cultural heritage
Carlos Arrieta Pérez (2015). Costa Rica y Ecuador firman convenio para proteger patrimonio cultural. El País. 27 November.
Woman who found 900-year-old 'Parrot Lady' statue Canada presented to India still convinced it's just a 'nice knock-off'( )
Douglas Quan (2015). Woman who found 900-year-old 'Parrot Lady' statue Canada presented to India still convinced it's just a 'nice knock-off'. National Post. 27 November.
TNN (2015). State museums still await CCTV cameras. The Times of India. 27 November.
Reuters (2015). Frescoes stolen from ancient tomb go on display in Italy. Reuters. 26 November.
Al Jazeera (2015). China: Faking It. Al Jazeera. 26 November.
Colin Post (2015). Peru's Congress overrides veto to repeal archaeology bill. Peru Reports. 26 November.
Paul Daley (2015). Encounters exhibition: a stunning but troubling collection of colonial plunder. The Guardian. 26 November.
Ilan Ben Zion (2015). Cops bust antiquities dealer with over 3,000 ancient coins. The Times of Israel. 26 November.
Philip Crysopoulos (2015). French Citizen Returns Ancient Greek Amphora. Greek Reporter. 26 November.
Andrew Lawler (2015). War, More Than ISIS, Is Destroying Syria's Ancient Sites. National Geographic. 25 November.
Grundy County Herald (2015). Arrest in Swiss Farm Museum Burglary. Grundy County Herald. 25 November.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Artifacts stolen from Syria seized in eastern Turkey. Daily Sabah. 25 November.
Rohit Khanna (2015). Kolkata a hub of antique smuggling. The Times of India. 25 November.
ILNA (2015). Objects of historical interest seized in Tehran. Iran Front Page. 24 November.
Daniel Rivero (2015). Meet the lonely online warriors leading the fight against looted art. Fusion. 24 November.
Coline Milliard (2015). Tunisia's Culture Ministry Blocks Auction of Looted Antiquities. ArtNet News. 24 November.
Colaboración entre el INAH, la SRE y la PGR, determinante en el fallo condenatorio en contra de Leonardo Patterson( )
Collaboration between INAH, the SRE and the PGR, leads to conviction of Leonardo Patterson
INAH (2015). Colaboración entre el INAH, la SRE y la PGR, determinante en el fallo condenatorio en contra de Leonardo Patterson. INAH. 24 November.
Swiss Info (2015). Swiss return two ancient cuneiform tablets to Iraq. Swiss Info. 24 November.
Hetty Musfirah Abdul Khamid (2015). Singapore, India sign strategic partnership to boost cooperation in key areas. Channel News Asia. 24 November.
BBC News (2015). Images released over National Museum of Scotland coins theft. BBC News. 23 November.
Palm Beach Post (2015). We remember the biggest art heist of Palm Beach County history. Palm Beach Post. 23 November.
David Daoud (2015). Hamas Seizes Chest of Ancient Gold Coins Accidentally Discovered in Gaza. The Algemeiner. 23 November.
The Express Tribune (2015). Moment in history: 'Ancient sites vanishing due to vandalism'. The Express Tribune. 23 November.
INAH denies looting of archaeological pieces
Christian Cuevas (2015). Niega INAH saqueo de piezas arqueológicas. Heraldo de Coatzacoalcos. 23 November.
Arab News (2015). Penalties for tampering with antiquities detailed. Arab News. 21 November.
Residents of Chimalhuacán Atenco decry the looting of archaeological pieces
Niza Rivera (2015). Pobladores de Chimalhuacán Atenco denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas. Proceso. 20 November.
Susan Bell (2015). Scholars gain insight from the geographical and cultural movement of artifacts. Phys.org. 20 November.
Indian Country Today (2015). NAGPRA Review Committee Gets Three New Members. Indian Country Today. 20 November.
Jennifer Schuessler (2015). Greek New Testament Papyrus Is Discovered on eBay. The New York Times. 20 November.
Jonathan Jones (2015). Asylum for artefacts: Paris's plan to protect cultural treasures from terrorists. The Guardian. 20 November.
Ben Benton (2015). Historic Swiss museum in Grundy facing long recovery from theft. Times Free Press. 20 November.
Edek Osser (2015). Why is Saudi Arabia destroying the cultural heritage of Mecca and Medina?. The Art Newspaper. 19 November.
Stewart Ain (2015). Nazi Art Case Tests Start Date Of Shoah. The Jewish Week. 19 November.
Gareth Harris (2015). Louvre's director draws up 50-point plan in response to Isil's destruction. The Art Newspaper. 19 November.
BBC News (2015). 'Toenail Hoard' of 500 coin clippings found in Forest of Dean. BBC News. 18 November.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). German man returns mummy mask to Egypt after 50 years away. Ahram Online. 18 November.
The office of culture in partnership with INAH safeguard's archaeological sites
Luis Garza (2015). La dirección de cultura en coordinación con el INAH resguardan zonas arqueológicas. En Línea Directa. 18 November.
7 News Belize (2015). Up Close At Uxbenka. 7 News Belize. 17 November.
Suzanne Spencer (2015). No answers after collection of coins stolen from South Bend History Museum. WSBT. 17 November.
Sonam Joshi (2015). John Oliver explains why India is unlikely to get the Koh-i-Noor diamond back. Mashable. 17 November.
Associated Press (2015). Hollande proposes refuge for Middle Eastern art. The Daily Star. 17 November.
Siranjani Kumari (2015). AG failed to take action in Museum theft case. Daily News. 17 November.
The Local (2015). Looted ancient statue returned to Egypt. The Local. 16 November.
Cindy Lai (2015). 'Register antiques with Museum Department'. The Borneo Post. 15 November.
Culture to increase security over religious good to prevent their deterioration
Daniel Domínguez (2015). Cultura elevará el control sobre bienes de la Iglesia para frenar su deterioro. Faro de Vigo. 14 November.
Rany Mostafa (2015). Antique statuette seized at Aswan railway station. The Cairo Post. 13 November.
Mexico recuperates archaeological pieces and a fossil repatriated from six countries
INAH (2015). México recupera piezas arqueológicas y un fósil repatriados de seis países. INAH. 13 November.
Matt Zapotosky (2015). Fla. dealer pleads guilty to smuggling artifacts from grave sites in Pakistan. The Washington Post. 13 November.
The archaeological sites of La Montaña are objects of looting and destruction
Salvador Cisneros Silva (2015). Las zonas arqueológicas de La Montaña son objeto de saqueo y destrucción. La Journada Guerrero. 13 November.
Steve Goldstein (2015). Utah BLM Works To Return Stolen Tribal Artifacts To Owners. KJZZ. 12 November.
BBC News (2015). The art detective fighting to save Syria's past. BBC News. 11 November.
Susan Strongman (2015). New Zealand Herald Reserve Bank apologises over stolen design on new $10 bank note. The New Zealand Herald. 11 November.
Naomi-Collett Ritz (2015). Kulen Mountain Security Beefs Up. Khmer Times. 10 November.
Punish the looting of heritage
Opinión (2015). Sanción al saqueo del patrimonio. Opinión. 10 November.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Illegal digs unearth mosaics. Hurriyet Daily News. 9 November.
Starting the quest to protect cultural heritage
Diario Panorama (2015). Iniciaron la jornada sobre protección de los bienes culturales. Diario Panorama. 9 November.
UNESCO (2015). Evo Morales pleads for the "globalization of peoples" at UNESCO's General Conference. UNESCO. 9 November.
Hayat Norimine (2015). Here's what we know about Daesh's antiquities department. Albawaba. 8 November.
Ralph Blumenthal (2015). TED Prize Goes to Archaeologist Who Combats Looting With Satellite Technology. The New York Times. 8 November.
Sylvia Poggioli (2015). Syrian Antiquities Chief Calls For Help From International Community. NPR. 7 November.
Salma El Wardany (2015). Disaster' Is the Best Word to Describe the State of Egyptian Tourism. Skift. 7 November.
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( )
Robert Verkaik (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. The Daily Mail. 7 November.
Associated Press (2015). Ohio man ordered to write paper after drunken ride on ancient burial mound. The Guardian. 7 November.
Ömer Erbil (2015). Museums in Turkey, ministry fight back against forged artifacts. Hurriyet Daily News. 7 November.
Blouin ArtInfo (2015). German Cabinet Approves Controversial Cultural Export Bill. Blouin ArtInfo. 6 November.
Julie Power (2015). Encounters at National Museum of Australia: our Elgin Marbles come home. The Sydney Morning Herald. 6 November.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Smuggling bid foiled: 1124 Egyptian artefacts recovered before heading to Thailand. Ahram Online. 5 November.
The Korea Herald (2015). Retired looters help police find stolen artifacts. Korea Herald. 5 November.
Archaeological site looted
Édgar Escamilla (2015). Saquean zona arqueológica. Diario de Poza Rica. 4 November.
Beenish Ahmed (2015). Experts Believe Hobby Lobby Stole Biblical Antiquities From Iraq. Here's Why.. Think Progress. 4 November.
Elizabeth Jenkins (2015). How 3D printing helps preserve and return sacred Tlingit objects. KTOO. 3 November.
Leo Udtohan (2015). Plunder, vandalism nearly empty Bohol burial site. Inquirer. 1 November.
7 News Belize (2015). What's Happening With Ux Benka?. 7 News Belize. 30 October.
Brian Maffly (2015). Did BLM make undue show of force during Blanding artifact arrest?. The Salt Lake Tribune. 29 October.
BBC News (2015). UK gives £3m to protect Iraq antiquities from IS terrorism. BBC News. 28 October.
So Jung Park (2015). 3-D exhibit to bring Korean cultural properties from abroad. Yonhap News Agency. 28 October.
Consecration inscription form Babylon will return to Iraq
SPK (2015). 2600 Jahre alte Weiheinschrift aus Babylon kehrt zurück in den Irak. SPK. 28 October.
George Mikhail (2015). Egypt authorities blame destroyed archaeological sites on citizens' 'lack of cultural awareness'. Al Monitor. 28 October.
Jed Lipinski (2015). Stolen artifacts, ISIS money and a New Orleanian on the case. The Times-Picayune. 28 October.
Kari Bray (2015). Canoe stolen decades ago returned to Stillaguamish Tribe. Herald Net. 27 October.
Ong Sor Fern (2015). Walking an ethics tightrope: The business of collecting antiquities. The Straits Times. 27 October.
Vincent Salafia (2015). National monuments must be protected by clear laws. The Irish Times. 27 October.
TelesurTV (2015). Spain Returning over 100 Pieces of Stolen Art to Ecuador. TelesurTV. 27 October.
The lucrative business of illegal culture
Günther Wessel (2015). El lucrativo negocio de la cultura ilegal. DW. 26 October.
"Daesh" cell arrested for plan to target the pyrmaids
Ahmed Chalabi (2015). ضبط خلية تنتمي لـ«داعش» استهدفت الأهرامات و«الإنتاج الإعلامي». Almasryalyoum. 26 October.
Charles Thompson (2015). Court to seek out-of-county judge for former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed's case. Penn Live. 26 October.
Louisa Loveluck (2015). Isil destroys Roman-era columns in Palmyra during execution. The Telegraph. 26 October.
Candida Moss (2015). Exclusive: Feds Investigate Hobby Lobby Boss for Illicit Artifacts. The Daily Beast. 26 October.
Stacy Perman (2015). Stashing Your Art in a Tax Haven Can Be Dicey. Barron's. 24 October.
Hillary Ojeda (2015). Cusco strike: Archaeology-concession decree repealed. Peru This Week. 23 October.
Art has a value and it isn't just price
Norbert Lammert (2015). Kunst hat einen Wert, nicht nur einen Preis. Die Welt. 23 October.
Associated Press (2015). Drunk California man accused of spraying graffiti on prehistoric carvings. The Guardian. 23 October.
The US has returned 25 stolen antiquities to Peru
El Comercio (2015). EE.UU. devolvió al Perú 25 piezas arqueológicas sustraídas. El Comercio. 23 October.
Jim Mclay (2015). The Attorneys General and the Motunui Panels. Taranaki Daily News. 22 October.
Deepika Shetty (2015). ACM's return of 'stolen' statue raises questions about artefacts leaving India. The Straits Times. 22 October.
Gabriella Angeleti (2015). Flood of restitutions deepens as museums investigate objects bought through Subhash Kapoor. The Art Newspaper. 21 October.
Adam Taylor (2015). The Islamic State isn't the only group looting Syrian archaeological sites. The Washington Post. 21 October.
Hillary Ojeda (2015). Cusco regional strike against concession of archaeological sites. Peru This Week. 21 October.
Brian Boucher (2015). National Crime Agency Warns British Museums Against Imminent Threat of Organized Crime Rings. ArtNet News. 21 October.
Dilip Ratha (2015). African art needs to come home - and this is why. The Guardian. 21 October.
Andy Greenberg (2015). A Jailed Activist's 3-D Models Could Save Syria's History From ISIS. Wired. 21 October.
Antropología will host the Olmec piece returned from France
EFE (2015). Antropología acogerá pieza olmeca devuelta por Francia. El Universal. 21 October.
Vong Sokheng (2015). Artefacts returned by collector. The Phnom Penh Post. 21 October.
Mat Nashed (2015). Lebanon, Italy team up to tackle illegal antiquities trade. The Daily Star. 21 October.
Anadolu Agency (2015). Treasure hunters destroying precious Thracian relics in Turkey. Hurriyet Daily News. 21 October.
Maxwell L. Anderson (2015). How to Save Art From Islamic State. The Wall Street Journal. 20 October.
Doğan News Agency (2015). 1600-year-old artifacts in Bodrum bay area looted. Hurriyet Daily News. 20 October.
Ahmad Abu Amer (2015). Meet the man out to save Gaza's antiquities. Palestine Pulse. 20 October.
Christian Ekman (2015). King Tut's wooden head suffers whiplash after school visit. Albawaba. 19 October.
Abigail Rowe (2015). Non-Profit Makes 3-D Digital Archives of Endangered Heritage Sites. Observer. 19 October.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Egyptian Museum boss rubbishes reports of Tutankhamun gold mask damage. Ahram Online. 18 October.
Ali Ikram (2015). Art matters: Stolen taonga returned to Taranaki after 40-year fight. The New Zealand Herald. 17 October.
Paul Lynch (2015). Northampton museums warned threat of attack is 'severe and imminent'. Northampton Chronicle & Echo. 17 October.
The Guardian (2015). UN to deploy peacekeepers to protect world heritage sites. The Guardian. 17 October.
Neou Vannarin (2015). Two Ancient Artifacts To Be Returned by Norwegian Collector. Voice of America. 16 October.
Michaela Boland (2015). Stolen Buddha still posing at National Gallery of Australia. The Australian. 16 October.
Novinite (2015). Bulgarian Police Bust Antiquities Trafficking Group. Novinite. 15 October.
Bhartesh Singh Thakur (2015). Former Archaeological Survey director sentenced to jail for fraud. Hindustan Times. 15 October.
Michele Berger (2015). Penn's Hanson Works to Protect Cultural Heritage Sites in Syria and Iraq. Penn News. 15 October.
Ecuador signs legislative agreement with Guatemala concerning heritage
Prensa Latina (2015). Analiza legislativo de Ecuador acuerdo sobre patrimonio con Guatemala. Prensa Latina. 14 October.
Ma Ruohan (2015). Ancient Watchtower on the Great Wall Harmed during Film Shooting. CRIEnglish. 14 October.
Alice Philipson (2015). Pompeii's pilferers punished with a curse from the gods. The Telegraph. 14 October.
Chloé Domat (2015). Race against the raiders of Syrian antiquities. Middle East Eye. 14 October.
Mark Horton (2015). History wars: archaeologists battle to save our heritage from the nighthawks. The Conversation. 14 October.
Rany Mostafa (2015). Probe opened into alleged graft in Grand Egyptian Museum. The Cairo Post. 13 October.
Gully Wells (2015). Collecting Art for Love, Not Money. The New York Times. 13 October.
eKathimerini (2015). Man, 69, arrested over possession of illicit antiquities. eKathimerini. 13 October.
Carl Fallowfield (2015). Stolen Roman head artefact returned to Vindolanda museum. Cumbria Crack. 12 October.
More archaeological remains found in the path of 21st Century Highway
David Monroy (2015). En el trazo de la carretera siglo XXI hallan más vestigios arqueológicos. Milenio. 12 October.
The Cairo Post (2015). Antiquities officials charged with 'spreading false news' on Pyramid of Djoser. The Cairo Post. 11 October.
Akshaya Mukul (2015). Special force soon to secure 'cultural assets'. The Times of India. 9 October.
Associated Press (2015). Studio: No evidence 'Maze Runner' cast took artifacts. KOAT. 9 October.
Belkis Wille (2015). Why war crimes charges now extend to the destruction of ancient monuments. Reuters. 9 October.
Mark O'Neill (2015). Amazing journey: how China hid palace artefacts from Japanese invaders. South China Morning Post. 9 October.
John Weekes (2015). Both sides claim victories in art court battle. The New Zealand Herald. 8 October.
Krista Lomu (2015). Protecting China's cultural heritage. GBTimes. 7 October.
Youn-Ho Kim (2015). Four arrested after ancient burial sites found looted. Korea JoongAng Daily. 7 October.
Josh Logue (2015). You Can't Sell What's Not Yours. Inside Higher Ed. 7 October.
Patrick Steel (2015). Action group says DCMS lobbied it to fundraise for Sekhemka. Museums Journal. 7 October.
Ahram Online (2015). Journalist shot by unknown assailants in Egypt's Kafr El-Sheikh. Ahram Online. 7 October.
David Melson (2015). American Indian items stolen from Liberty Pike residence. Times-Gazette. 6 October.
Rebecca Hawkes (2015). Furious fans demand Maze Runner cast apologise for stealing from Native American burial site. The Telegraph. 6 October.
USA extends an agreement with Nicaragua that protects archaeological heritage
EFE (2015). EEUU prorroga un acuerdo con Nicaragua que protege su patrimonio arqueológico. WRadio. 6 October.
Cihan Kucuk (2015). A Terra-cotta Antiquity that Arrived at a Turkish Museum by Mail. Hyperallergic. 6 October.
Dominic Bailey (2015). Palmyra: Islamic State's demolition in the desert. BBC News. 5 October.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Ancient tombs in Fethiye cleaned after controversy. Hurriyet Daily News. 5 October.
Nishikant Karlikar (2015). Senior citizen lured with ancient coins, conned of 2 lakh. The Times of India. 5 October.
Ross A. Lincoln (2015). Petitioners Demand Apology For Theft Of Artifacts By 'Maze Runner' Cast. Deadline. 5 October.
Mark Bellinger (2015). Audit Shows Possible Threat To Museum Artifacts. News Channel 5. 5 October.
The Cairo Post (2015). Egypt's embassy in London restores smuggled pharaonic stele. The Cairo Post. 3 October.
Baishali Adak (2015). Art lovers to get a digital address under the Digital India campaign. India Today. 3 October.
Rany Mostafa (2015). Looted Egyptian figurine arrives from France. The Cairo Post. 2 October.
Art Forum (2015). Association of Art Museum Directors Establish New Protocol for Protecting Antiquities. Art Forum. 2 October.
BBC News (2015). Collapsed Hadrian's Wall repairs carried out. BBC News. 2 October.
Getty seeks to preserve memory of Palmyra's Roman ruins through acquisition of rare photography collection( )
Emily Sharpe (2015). Getty seeks to preserve memory of Palmyra's Roman ruins through acquisition of rare photography collection. The Art Newspaper. 2 October.
Justin St. P. Walsh (2015). Marion True Does Not Deserve Our Sympathy. Hyperallergic. 2 October.
BBC News (2015). Serious intention to raise funds to save Sekhemka Egyptian statue. BBC News. 2 October.
Katie A. Paul (2015). Pop-Cultural Heritage: The Daily Show, ISIS, and Looted Antiquities. Huffington Post. 1 October.
The Dark Side of Globalization: Fighting Illicit Trade to Safeguard Integrity Across Economies, Markets, and Supply Chains( )
David M. Luna (2015). The Dark Side of Globalization: Fighting Illicit Trade to Safeguard Integrity Across Economies, Markets, and Supply Chains. United States Department of State. 1 October.
Doğan News Agency (2015). British archaeologist's 19th century engraving found on Turkey's Mount Ida. Hurriyet Daily News. 1 October.
Matilda Battersby (2015). 'Islamic militant' becomes first person ever charged with destruction of heritage sites. The Independent. 1 October.
Kathleen Caulderwood (2015). Where Do ISIS-Looted Antiquities Go?. Vice. 30 September.
Justin Carissimo (2015). Trevor Noah calls Isis 'capitalist hypocrites' for selling stolen artifacts to the US. The Independent. 30 September.
The Jerusalem Post (2015). Iraqi historian claims 'Jewish mafia' behind antiquities theft in Middle East. The Jerusalem Post. 30 September.
United States Department of State (2015). Uniting Against Threats to Cultural Heritage in Iraq and Syria. United States Department of State. 30 September.
Doğan News Agency (2015). Turkey's Culture Ministry defends restoration at Aspendos. Hurriyet Daily News. 30 September.
Associated Press (2015). 3 tomb raiders die from lack of air while attempting to rob ancient grave in central China. Fox. 30 September.
Christopher Dickey (2015). ISIS Raid Netted Stolen Treasure Trove of Ancient Artifacts. The Daily Beast. 30 September.
Information that leads to the significant disruption of Trafficking in Oil and Antiquities Benefiting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)( )
Rewards for Justice (2015). Information that leads to the significant disruption of Trafficking in Oil and Antiquities Benefiting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Rewards for Justice. 29 September.
Anna Chibamu (2015). Cultural property trafficking: Army says ready to help. New Zimbabwe. 28 September.
BGN News (2015). 'Kitchen-grade' marble used in the restoration of ancient city of Aspendos. BGN News. 28 September.
Reuters (2015). Vanishing artefacts: China's cultural treasures stolen or destroyed from lack of resources. South China Morning Post. 28 September.
In Cyprus (2015). Man arrested with antiquities. In Cyprus. 26 September.
Thomas Escritt (2015). ICC arrests rebel accused of attacking ancient Timbuktu monuments. Reuters. 26 September.
Egypt Independent (2015). Egypt FM warns of suicide groups threats to antiquities. Egypt Independent. 25 September.
Eleanor Flegg (2015). Treasures... Beware of artful codgers. Irish Independent. 25 September.
Pinar Tremblay (2015). Turkey major conduit for Syrian 'blood antiquities'. Al Monitor. 25 September.
Mexico recovers monumental relief
INAH (2015). México recupera bajorrelieve monumental. INAH. 24 September.
Mexico recuperates from Paris an Olmec piece stolen more than 40 years ago
EFE (2015). México recupera en París una pieza olmeca robada hace más de 40 años. La Opinión. 24 September.
Associated Press (2015). Ancient carving stolen more than 40 years ago in Mexico found in France. Fox. 24 September.
The Cairo Post (2015). Stolen wooden statuette to be repatriated to Egypt from France. The Cairo Post. 24 September.
The Local (2015). Geneva orders Roman relic returned to Turkey. The Local. 23 September.
Cambridge News (2015). Cambridge academic David Barrowclough jailed for six years after stealing £238k in lottery fraud. Cambridge News. 23 September.
Xinhua (2015). French collector returns gold artifacts to China. Xinhua. 22 September.
Mafriq (2015). Rampant Illicit Cultural property trafficking- security details move in. Mafriq Music Factory. 22 September.
Farida Jhabvala Romero (2015). Lake County Cracks Down on Looting of Native American Artifacts. KQED. 21 September.
Robbery of the Archaeological museum of Huila, a case that has gone unpunished
Laura Marcela Perdomo (2015). Robo al Museo Arqueológico del Huila, un caso que quedó en la impunidad. Diario del Huila. 21 September.
Frank Hopper (2015). Sale of Sacred Object Stopped By Museum and Native Leaders. Indian Country Today. 19 September.
Madeleine Thomas (2015). Why Are People Looting Clear Lake?. Pacific Standard. 16 September.
Saudi Gazette (2015). Three arrested for stealing artifacts. Saudi Gazette. 16 September.
Focus Information Agency (2015). Bulgaria aims at improving legislation against artefacts smuggling: culture minister. Focus Information Agency. 16 September.
Neeta Lal (2015). Smuggling India's Antiquities. The Diplomat. 16 September.
Cyprus Mail (2015). Reception to welcome back stolen artefacts. Cyprus Mail. 15 September.
La Laguna, among the areas with the most robberies of museum pieces: INAH
Belem Hernández (2015). La Laguna, de las zonas con mayor robo de piezas en museos: INAH. El Sol de Durango. 15 September.
Want China Times (2015). Tradition of vandalizing China's treasures endures at Palace Museum. Want China Times. 15 September.
Julia Michalska (2015). German culture ministry tones down controversial cultural property bill. The Art Newspaper. 15 September.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Tutankhamun's mask to undergo restoration in October. Ahram Online. 15 September.
Henri Neuendorf (2015). Theft of Medieval Coins From Scottish Museum Linked to Strikes. ArtNet News. 14 September.
Christie's (2015). Lights, Camera, Antiquities. Christie's. 14 September.
Associated Press (2015). California wildfires reveal artifacts; state officials working to stop looters. San Jose Mercury News. 14 September.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2015). Digging for antiquities, a dream to get rich fast in Upper Egypt. Egypt Independent. 13 September.
Noah Charney (2015). The revised mission of the Green family's Museum of the Bible. Tulsa World. 13 September.
Louis Sahagun (2015). Ancient artifacts yield a modern dilemma: What can be collected legally?. Los Angeles Times. 12 September.
John Connell (2015). Thieves make off with museum's medieval coins. Edinburgh Evening News. 11 September.
Matt Miller (2015). Bid to kill criminal counts against ex-Mayor Stephen Reed is 'premature,' AG spokesman says. Penn Live. 10 September.
Joel Baden (2015). Why Scientists and Scholars Can't Get Their Facts Straight. The Atlantic. 10 September.
Clare Colley (2015). Cultural objects lent to National Museum of Australia to have extra protection. The Canberra Times. 10 September.
Yori Yalon (2015). Antiquities robbers destroy 1,400-year-old church mosaic. Israel Hayom. 8 September.
George Dvorsky (2015). It's Gonna Cost at Least $110,000 to Repair King Tut's Damaged Mask. io9. 8 September.
Allyson Sherwin (2015). MU professor and research specialist head to trial over stolen artifacts. The Maneater. 8 September.
Murcia Today (2015). Metal Detector Charged With Selling Artifacts From Murcia Via Internet. Murcia Today. 8 September.
Khalid Hassan (2015). Weak security plagues Egypt's archaeological sites. Al Monitor. 7 September.
Destruction of heritage at Huapalcalco
María Antonieta Islas Tulancingo (2015). Destrucción de acervo en Huapalcalco. Criterio. 7 September.
Clacton Gazette (2015). Vandals trash ancient leper hospital ruins. Clacton Gazette. 6 September.
Mary Mogan Edwards (2015). Utah park wants to educate, not prosecute, after defacing. The Columbus Dispatch. 5 September.
Dean Beeby (2015). Canada returns seized Phoenician artifact to Lebanon. CBC. 5 September.
Kathryn Tully (2015). How to buy antiquities. Financial Times. 4 September.
Scott Huddleston (2015). Alamo guide acted quickly to stop vandalism. San Antonio Express-News. 4 September.
Jennifer Saltman (2015). Richmond man pleads guilty to complex Chinese treasure 'gold' scam. The Province. 4 September.
Federal forces needed to safeguard remains found in Altamira
Diana Alvarado (2015). Urge que fuerzas federales cuiden vestigios encontrados en Altamira. Hoy Tamaulipas. 4 September.
Jillian Steinhauer (2015). New Digital Archaeology Effort Attempts to Capture Cultural Heritage Before It's Gone. Hyperallergic. 4 September.
Express News Service (2015). Bail Plea of Idol smuggler Subhash Kapoor rejected. The New Indian Express. 4 September.
Daniel Estrin (2015). Artifact rescuer says world must protect antiquities. The Times of Israel. 3 September.
Artuz Sheva (2015). Rare Sarcophagus Discovered at Ashkelon Building Site. Arutz Sheva. 3 September.
Faith Heaton Jolley (2015). Rock art allegedly vandalized by college geology students. KSL. 3 September.
Anastassios Adamopoulos (2015). Ancient Greek Coin to Be Sent Back to Greece from Switzerland. Greek Reporter. 3 September.
David Mercer (2015). £1.5m ancient Greek statue looted from Libyan heritage site 'must be returned'. The Independent. 2 September.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Germany offers €50,000 grant to help restore Tutankhamun's mask. Ahram Online. 1 September.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2015). Police investigating suspicious east Jerusalem tunnel adjacent to Rockefeller Museum. The Jerusalem Post. 1 September.
Daily Sabah (2015). More than 3,000 artifacts seized in Istanbul raid. Daily Sabah. 1 September.
Seph Rodney (2015). The True Report of a Former Getty Curator Lost in Scandal. Hyperallergic. 31 August.
Curb incursions at archaeological sites says Lilia Mendoza
NSS Oaxaca (2015). Frenar invasiones en las zonas arqueológicas, pide Lilia Mendoza. NSS Oaxaca. 31 August.
Judith Duffy (2015). Scotland's elite archaeologists target global tomb raiders. The Herald. 30 August.
Auction for bargain hunters! Bonhams puts 'cheaper' items under the hammer to attract new collectors( )
Lana Lam (2015). Auction for bargain hunters! Bonhams puts 'cheaper' items under the hammer to attract new collectors. South China Morning Post. 30 August.
La Republica (2015). Arequipa: millonario robo en museo de la Unsa. La Republica. 28 August.
Cyprus Mail (2015). Stolen artefacts repatriated. Cyprus Mail. 28 August.
Derek Fincham (2015). Fincham: Syria will need the culture that ISIS hopes to destroy. Houston Chronicle. 28 August.
Ukraine Today (2015). Hermitage Museum vulnerable to vandalism as police end protection. Ukraine Today. 28 August.
Press Trust of India (2015). Gang dupes promising to sell ancient coin with magical powers. Business Standard. 28 August.
Hurriyet Daily News (2015). Bull figure returns to Turkey. Hurriyet Daily News. 28 August.
County10 (2015). Former Lander Museum Director found Guilty of Larceny of theft of materials. County10. 28 August.
Laura Wagner (2015). Ancient Tomb In Spain Destroyed And Replaced With A Picnic Table. NPR. 27 August.
Leila Amineddoleh (2015). Can the Market Help Preserve Threatened Antiquities?. The Wall Street Journal. 27 August.
FBI (2015). ISIL and Antiquities Trafficking: FBI Warns Dealers, Collectors About Terrorist Loot. FBI. 26 August.
Associated Press (2015). Target practice at Utah Lake is erasing ancient art. Local News 8. 26 August.
Elizabeth Larson (2015). Archaeological looting case illustrates threat to native culture; new collaboration tackles problem. Lake County News. 26 August.
Al-Masry Al-Youm (2015). Three found dead digging for artifacts in Monufiya. Egypt Independent. 25 August.
Elton Smallman (2015). Gift from Te Puea, jewellery, combs taken in theft. Stuff.co.nz. 25 August.
Alanna Martinez (2015). Disgraced Getty Curator Marion True Roars Back With Tell-All Memoir. Observer. 25 August.
Berenice Quirino (2015). Native American artifacts found in van. Lake County Record-Bee. 25 August.
Nir Hasson (2015). Young Israeli Girl Breaks 2,000-year-old Vase, Museum Says Thanks. Haaretz. 25 August.
The Local (2015). French couple arrested for looting archaeological site in Catalonia. The Local. 24 August.
Julian Baggini (2015). Why it's all right to be more horrified by the razing of Palmyra than mass murder. The Guardian. 24 August.
Owen Jarus (2015). Crystal Skulls & Ape-Man Bones: 6 Archaeological Forgeries That Tried to Change History. Live Science. 24 August.
Ian Johnston (2015). Statue 'might never be seen in public again'. IOL. 24 August.
The Herald (2015). Zimbabwe: Safeguarding Our Cultural Property. All Africa. 24 August.
Casey Logan (2015). Baby girl's missing headstone returned, 70 years later. Omaha.com. 23 August.
Ian Johnston (2015). Egypt in crowd-funding campaign to save ancient statue sold by UK museum. The Independent. 23 August.
Yomiuri Shimbun (2015). Heritage group plans to return cultural assets to Afghanistan. The Japan News. 23 August.
Taro Mizoguchi (2015). Renowned blade stolen years ago to go on display in home area. The Asahi Shimbun. 23 August.
BBC News (2015). Argentina to restore 4,000 artefacts to Ecuador and Peru. BBC News. 22 August.
The Sudan Tribune (2015). Sudan wants to stiffen penalties for stealing antiques. The Sudan Tribune. 22 August.
One of the world's most respected curators vanished from the art world. Now she wants to tell her story.( )
Geoff Edgers (2015). One of the world's most respected curators vanished from the art world. Now she wants to tell her story.. The Washington Post. 22 August.
Maram Mazen (2015). Egypt's antiquities ministry urges Egyptians to donate to buy ancient statue sold by museum. Star Tribune. 22 August.
TelesurTV (2015). Fernandez Calls on West to Return 'Snatched' Cultural Heritage. TelesurTV. 22 August.
Brad Bumsted (2015). Inside the Stephen Reed scandal. TribLive. 22 August.
Trafficking continues: the heritage of Bolivia heads for the borders
Luis Fernando Cantoral (2015). Tráfico que continúa: el patrimonio de Bolivia sale por las fronteras. eju!. 22 August.
Prehispanic funerary offering repatriated to the Peruvian Government
INAH (2015). Restituyen fardo funerario prehispánico al gobierno peruano. INAH. 21 August.
Times & Star (2015). Museum theft sparks security review. Times & Star. 21 August.
Halil Sanismaz (2015). Syria's antiquities: Why we must protect the region's ancient artifacts. Daily Sabah. 21 August.
Phil Taylor (2015). 'Bears Ears' latest battleground in Utah monument fight. EENews. 21 August.
ITV News (2015). Police hunt burglar after antique tea set stolen from stately home. ITV News. 21 August.
Geoff Edgers (2015). Marion True, the exiled curator, in her own words. The Washington Post. 20 August.
Hurriyet Daily News (2015). Two Syrians detained for smuggling Ottoman era coins. Hurriyet Daily News. 20 August.
Ronald Lee Fleming (2015). To save world heritage sites from destruction, the US should bring back Monuments Men. Global Post. 20 August.
Michaela Boland (2015). Dancing Shiva may not be stolen, says National Gallery chairman. The Australian. 20 August.
Gary Vikan (2015). The Case For Buying Antiquities To Save Them. The Wall Street Journal. 19 August.
Kareem Shaheen (2015). Beheaded Syrian scholar refused to lead Isis to hidden Palmyra antiquities. The Guardian. 19 August.
Nicola Sullivan (2015). Family to be compensated for Burrell Collection Nazi loot. Museums Journal. 18 August.
Freya Findlay (2015). Appeal after thieves steal Roman altar from museum. News & Star. 17 August.
Ian Burrell (2015). BBC among broadcasters to repeatedly breach Ofcom broadcasting code over funded content. The Independent. 17 August.
Nick Romeo (2015). Strapped for Cash, Some Greeks Turn to Ancient Source of Wealth. National Geographic. 17 August.
Nina Siegal (2015). Artifacts from Crimean Museums Are Held Hostage by Politics. The New York Times. 17 August.
Pakistan Christian Post (2015). DHS demands TCC and authorities the recovery of Mohenjodaro articles theft. Pakistan Christian Post. 16 August.
J. Harry Jones (2015). Looters desecrating state park sites. The San Diego Union-Tribune. 14 August.
Imran Ali (2015). Court fight over Maori artefacts comes to an end. The Northern Advocate. 14 August.
Lovemore Mataire (2015). 2600 Zim artefacts looted. The Herald. 14 August.
Donna Yates (2015). The China Collectors by Karl E. Meyer & Shareen Blair Brysac [Review]. Anonymous Swiss Collector. 14 August.
PGR going after rock art vandals
Associated Press (2015). PGR va tras grafiteros de pinturas rupestres. Sipse. 12 August.
The Local (2015). Dutch boy steals Pompeii relic to pay for iPhone. The Local. 11 August.
Patrick Steel (2015). Government extends Sekhemka export bar. Museums Journal. 11 August.
Helen Thompson (2015). What's Behind China's Professional Tomb Raiding Trend?. Smithsonian. 11 August.
Lorin Eleni Gill (2015). Honolulu Museum of Art sues donor for nearly $1M for selling undocumented art. Pacific Business News. 10 August.
The Indian Express (2015). From Nataraja to Yogini Vrishanana, 13 antiques India did bring back. The Indian Express. 10 August.
Kim Hyung-Eun (2015). A step toward bringing Korean treasures home. Korea JoongAng Daily. 10 August.
Looters attack caves at Tulum
Novedades Quintana Roo (2015). Saqueadores de cuevas atacan en Tulum. Novedades Quintana Roo. 9 August.
Gold fever destroys 2300 years old site in Puerto Jiménez
Andrea Solano B. (2015). Imprimir Enviar Fiebre del oro destruye aldea de 2.300 años en Puerto Jiménez. La Nación. 9 August.
The Nation (2015). Protecting The Past. The Nation. 8 August.
Bennett Murray (2015). Ancient treasures in the backyard. The Phnom Penh Post. 8 August.
Micah Schweizer (2015). How A Candy Magnate Helped Bring A Holy Collection Home. NPR. 8 August.
Phil Miller (2015). Glasgow to pay compensation to family whose Burrell Collection art was lost to Nazis. Herald News. 8 August.
STV (2015). Vandal carves initials into ancient Ring of Brodgar standing stones. STV. 7 August.
Mike Giglio (2015). Senate Bill Hopes To Stop Looted Syrian Artifacts From Reaching The U.S.. BuzzFeed. 7 August.
Inamullah Khattak (2015). Large number of artifacts smuggled to US, EU: Pervaiz. The Nation. 7 August.
Danny Lewis (2015). These Academics Are Outracing (and Outwitting) ISIS. Smithsonian. 7 August.
Deborah Lehr (2015). Remembering Barbara Mertz. Huffington Post. 6 August.
The Shillong Times (2015). Museum theft: More than meets the eye. The Shillong Times. 6 August.
Chron (2015). Missouri professor, researcher accused of removing artifacts. Chron. 6 August.
Most archaeological sites marginalised
Informador (2015). Marginan a la mayoría de zonas arqueológicas. Informador. 6 August.
Valaree Dunn (2015). Quincy police make arrest in burglary at History Museum. WGEM. 6 August.
Alan Burdziak (2015). MU professor, researcher charged with illegally taking artifacts. Columbia Daily Tribute. 5 August.
Associated Press (2015). UPDATE: Stolen Artifacts Left at Twin Falls Police Department. MagicValley.com. 5 August.
Terry Nagel (2015). John Henry Merryman: Art Law Pioneer and Much-Loved Colleague. Stanford Law School. 5 August.
Mike Giglio (2015). World 13 Exclusive Photos Of Looted (And Fake) Syrian Artifacts For Sale. BuzzFeed. 5 August.
James Rose (2015). Ramsgate Maritime Museum reopens after burglary damage. Kent Online. 5 August.
KBOI2 (2015). Who flipped off security cam and then stole historic gun, tomahawk?. KBOI2. 4 August.
BBC News (2015). Vandalised ancient boundary stone in Inverness is restored. BBC News. 4 August.
Damaris Colhoun (2015). The Bizarre Tale of 'ISIS Book Club'. Atlas Obscura. 4 August.
TCT Magazine (2015). Monuments Woman. TCT Magazine. 4 August.
Mike Giglio (2015). Exclusive Video Shows Illicit Archaeological Dig In ISIS Stronghold. BuzzFeed. 3 August.
Masha Lipman (2015). A Museum Survives in Crimea. The New Yorker. 3 August.
Press Trust of India (2015). 8 theft cases of antiquities reported: Government. The Economic Times. 3 August.
Jason Burke (2015). India struggles to halt multimillion dollar trade in stolen artworks. The Guardian. 3 August.
Hou Qiang (2015). China Focus: Tomb raiders put Chinese history in grave danger. Xinhua. 2 August.
Ofer Aderet (2015). The antiquities thief who became one of Britain's richest men. Haaretz. 2 August.
Associated Press (2015). Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control. Daily Herald. 1 August.
Mehr News Agency (2015). Italy returns Iran's stolen antiques. Mehr News Agency. 1 August.
Laura Fraser (2015). 'Unique' arrows discovered in stolen SUV. Herald News. 1 August.
Al Monitor (2015). Looters find path to export antiquities via Lebanon. Al Monitor. 31 July.
Patrick Sisson (2015). How are Austerity Measures Harming Architectural and Archeological Preservation in Greece?. Curbed. 31 July.
CBC (2015). Neo-Nazi group loses appeal to inherit $250K coin collection. CBC. 31 July.
Mike Giglio (2015). Inside the Underground Trade to Sell Off Syria's History. BuzzFeed. 30 July.
AMA (2015). India demands return of objects stolen from its temples. AMA. 30 July.
Archaeology (2015). New Technique May Identify Stolen Stones. Archaeology. 30 July.
Tom Kuglin (2015). Ancient pictographs near Helena irreparably vandalized. Independent Record. 30 July.
Hayah Goldlist-Eichler (2015). Antiquities theft thwarted near Beit Shemesh in late night helicopter chase. The Jerusalem Post. 30 July.
Khouth Sophak Chakrya (2015). Statues built on ancient bricks. The Phnom Penh Post. 30 July.
Curtis Johnson (2015). Feds probe MU artifact collection. The Herald-Dispatch. 29 July.
The Siberian Times (2015). Criminal case opened on 'damaging world's oldest wooden statue'. The Siberian Times. 29 July.
Rossella Lorenzi (2015). Antiquities Found on Shipwreck That Carried Elgin Marbles. Discovery News. 28 July.
Press Trust of India (2015). Committee constituted for framing security policy of museums. Business Standard. 27 July.
BBC News (2015). Sekhemka statue export: PM David Cameron urged to "intervene". BBC News. 26 July.
The Asian Age (2015). Ancient coins missing from Lucknow museum. The Asian Age. 26 July.
Daniel Ortiz (2015). Dr. Morris Confirms That Myles Damaged Uxbenka. 7 News Belize. 24 July.
Conor Powers-Smith (2015). Bangs Hallet House robbery in Yarmouth remains unsolved. Wicked Local. 24 July.
Andrew Oxford (2015). Carson man pleads guilty in case of stolen antiques. The Taos News. 24 July.
Alan Binder (2015). Ex-mayor of Pennsylvania's capital charged with corruption. Sentinel Republic. 24 July.
Nayanjot Lahiri (2015). The National Museum: Gilded threads of gifting and looting. Hindustan Times. 24 July.
Hillary Ojeda (2015). Cajamarca: Police seize Pre-Inca blankets. Peru This Week. 23 July.
Tom Mashberg (2015). The Ultimate Temple Raider?: Inside an Antiquities-Smuggling Operation. The New York Times. 23 July.
Sébastien Blanc (2015). Return of Chinese Antiquities Sparks Collectors' Fury. Khmer Times. 23 July.
Legal proceedings begun for loss of heritage in Tlaltizapán
Angelina Albarrán (2015). Emprenderán proceso legal contra daño patrimonial en Tlaltizapán. El Sol de Cuautla. 23 July.
PGR rescues Maya artefacts
La Verdad (2015). PGR rescata piezas mayas. La Verdad. 21 July.
Ahmet Topal (2015). Artifact smuggling, recovery both on the rise. Daily Sabah. 21 July.
Paul Daley (2015). Enduring controversy: BP sponsorship ignites new row over British Museum's Indigenous exhibition. The Guardian. 21 July.
IANS (2015). 'Chinese student held in Iraq not IS linked'. Business Standard. 20 July.
Jennifer Pinkowski (2015). Ohio university grapples with case of missing mosaic. Al Jazeera. 19 July.
Hiru News (2015). Polonnaruwa museum is exposed to theft due to malfunction of main door. Hiru News. 17 July.
Alanna Martinez (2015). US Returns Looted Artifacts to Iraq—But Are Some Fakes?. Observer. 17 July.
DW (2015). Baselitz removes art from Dresden gallery. DW. 17 July.
"When they are destroyed they are gone permanently": Museum asks detectorists not to melt Civil War musket and cannon balls( )
Ben Miller (2015). "When they are destroyed they are gone permanently": Museum asks detectorists not to melt Civil War musket and cannon balls. Culture 24. 16 July.
Bexhill-on-sea Observer (2015). Meeting to tackle heritage crime at Bexhill Museum. Bexhill-on-sea Observer. 16 July.
Loveday Morris (2015). Artifacts looted during the Iraq invasion turned up in the house of an Islamic State leader. The Washington Post. 15 July.
Carrie Blackmore Smith (2015). Serpent Mound vandal's punishment: Research paper?. Cincinnati.com. 15 July.
Saif Hameed (2015). U.S. delivers Iraqi antiquities seized in raid on Islamic State. Reuters. 15 July.
Karen Langley (2015). Ex-Harrisburg mayor accused of corruption. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 14 July.
Peter Raue (2015). Why Baselitz could be the first of many artists to 'bloodlet' Germany's museums. DW. 14 July.
Interpol (2015). Egyptian authorities seize guns, drugs and stolen art in operation targeting illicit goods. Interpol. 13 July.
Native News Online (2015). Congressional House Chairman Bishop Calls Native American Artifacts "Bull Crap – Not an Antiquity". Native News Online. 13 July.
Ilan Ben Zion (2015). Thief returns stolen Roman ballista stones. The Times of Israel. 13 July.
BBC News (2015). Syria civil war: Bomb damages Aleppo's ancient citadel. BBC News. 12 July.
Prangthong Jitcharoenkul (2015). Thailand returns 16 smuggled artefacts to Cambodia. Bangkok Post. 12 July.
Chea Vannak (2015). Cambodia Creates 'Border Pass' for Workers in Thailand. Khmer Times. 12 July.
Jonathan Foreman (2015). Elgin debt relief. Politico. 10 July.
Will Lodge (2015). Essex Police leads national campaign targeting illegal treasure hunters. East Anglian Daily Times. 10 July.
Raphael Minder (2015). Collector Fights for African Art. The New York Times. 9 July.
Times Gazette (2015). Serpent Mound suspect arrested. Times Gazette. 8 July.
ActMedia (2015). Two Dacian gold coins recovered in Poland. ActMedia. 8 July.
The Return of What's Ours: Recovered Heritage
Costa Rica On (2015). El Retorno de lo Nuestro- Patrimonio Recuperado. Costa Rica On. 8 July.
Dominic Evans (2015). Iraq celebrates return of antiquities, appeals for world help. Reuters. 8 July.
The Cairo Post (2015). 35 Greco-Roman artifacts seized in illicit digging attempt in Alexandria. The Cairo Post. 8 July.
Daniel K. Eisenbud (2015). Father enlists 4 kids to unearth 'treasure' from Second Temple period protected by 'demon'. The Jerusalem Post. 8 July.
Nir Hasson (2015). Israel cites boycotts, foreign relations in refusal to divulge West Bank archaeology info. Haaretz. 8 July.
Demands to save the archaeological sites of Tlaltizapán
Evaristo Torres (2015). Demandan rescate de vestigios arqueológicos de Tlaltizapán. La Unión de Morelos. 7 July.
Henry Samuel (2015). France discreetly returns looted gold antiquities to China. The Telegraph. 6 July.
Peerzada Salman (2015). Precious artefacts get damaged, others face risk of theft during shifting. Dawn. 5 July.
Rory Ryan (2015). Serpent Mound damaged by vandalism over Fourth of July weekend. The Highland County Press. 5 July.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). A part of Tutmosis Karnak column arrives home from London. Ahram Online. 5 July.
Anita Singh (2015). Museum hands back Renaissance riches linked to Nazi looters. The Telegraph. 5 July.
AFP (2015). UNESCO lists Yemen world heritage sites as endangered. Art Daily. 3 July.
Federal government plans tough sanctions against art trading
Spiegel Online (2015). Pläne der Bundesregierung: Scharfe Sanktionen beim Kunsthandel. Spiegel Online. 3 July.
Sam Hardy (2015). Palmyra: looting under the rebels, the Assad regime and the Islamic State?. Conflict Antiquities. 3 July.
Looted in Syria – and sold in London: the British antiques shops dealing in artefacts smuggled by Isis( )
Rachel Shabi (2015). Looted in Syria – and sold in London: the British antiques shops dealing in artefacts smuggled by Isis. The Guardian. 3 July.
CRIEnglish (2015). Gov't Restrictions Block Ways for Chinese Relics to Return Home. CRIEnglish. 3 July.
AFP (2015). Isis militants destroy 2,000-year-old statue of lion at Palmyra. The Guardian. 2 July.
All Africa (2015). Chinese Art Professor Devoted to Ancient African Artifact Protection. All Africa. 2 July.
Bangkok Post (2015). Pongpat gets 2 more years. Bangkok Post. 1 July.
Victoria Stapley-Brown (2015). British Museum's ivory icons denied US entry for loan show. The Art Newspaper. 1 July.
ICE (2015). ICE HSI partners with major art collector to recover stolen idol from India. ICE. 1 July.
Ellis Liang (2015). Chinese man fights for return of 100 million yuan in seized antiques, ancient artefacts. South China Morning Post. 1 July.
Tiffany Jenkins (2015). Signing up to the Hague Convention will do nothing to stop ISIS. Apollo. 30 June.
Rishabh Shroff (2015). Windows to the past. The Indian Express. 30 June.
Profit from the past: The sale of the archaeological heritage of Michoacán
José Luis Ceja Guerra (2015). Lucrar con el pasado: venta del patrimonio arqueológico de Michoacán. Cambio de Michoacán. 29 June.
Kanishk Tharoor (2015). Museums and looted art: the ethical dilemma of preserving world cultures. The Guardian. 29 June.
Oliver Wheaton (2015). Museum searching for 'devastated' boy who accidentally smashed ancient jug. Metro. 29 June.
Chuck Chiang (2015). Chinese visitor face charges in ancient art scam. Vancouver Sun. 29 June.
Looting of 30,000 cultural objects calculated
Notimex (2015). Calculan saqueo de 30 mil objetos de cultura maya. El Universal. 29 June.
AFP (2015). Almost a third of China's Great Wall has disappeared. The Guardian. 29 June.
Nevine El-Aref (2015). Egypt's Karnak temple theft claims 'unfounded': Officials. Ahram Online. 28 June.
14 tombs of the Moche, Chimu, and Lambayeque cultures found
Andina (2015). Hallan 14 tumbas pertenecientes a culturas Mochica, Chimú y Lambayeque. Andina. 27 June.
Lamya Khalidi (2015). Yemeni Heritage, Saudi Vandalism. The New York Times. 26 June.
The Hindu (2015). Panchaloha idols stolen from cave temple. The Hindu. 25 June.
Looters hit areas of historical significance in Zapotitlán
Elizabeth Rodríguez Lezama (2015).