Country: Egypt

Egypt's sunken antiquities threatened by ship waste

(Egypt)

TRT World, 18th Jun 2017.

484 antiques were returned to Egypt: Anany

(Egypt)

Daily News Egypt, 18th Jun 2017.

Qurans from Ottoman era seized at Cairo International Airport

(Egypt; Ethiopia)

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

Encroachments made since 2011 removed from Egypt's Dahshur Necropolis

(Egypt)

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

AUC hands over Egyptian artefacts from 1964 excavation in Fustat

(Egypt)

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

Lost Since World War II, Egyptian Artifact Returns to Germany

(Germany; United States of America; Egypt)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 1st Jun 2017.

US museum returns ancient Egyptian stele missing since WWII

(Egypt)

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

Egypt says it retrieved 4 stolen artefacts from Britain

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Middle East Monitor, 24th May 2017.

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

(Egypt)

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

How Egypt plans to crack down on antiquities theft

(Egypt)

Salwa Samir, Al Monitor, 18th May 2017.

Ministry of Antiquities retrieves stolen artifacts from France

(Egypt; France)

Daily News Egypt, 10th May 2017.

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

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 4th May 2017.

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

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 1st May 2017.

Egyptian ministry staff face trial over theft from Giza Pyramids

(Egypt)

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

Official denies fire in Aswan Philae Temple

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 31st Mar 2017.

Selling precious artefacts could top up Egypt's coffers

(Egypt)

Patrick Werr, The National, 29th Mar 2017.

Egypt recovers objects stolen from Al-Imam Al-Shafie Dome

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 29th Mar 2017.

150 historic Palestinian coins seized in Cairo airport

(Egypt; Palestine; Israel)

Middle East Monitor, 22nd Mar 2017.

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

(United States of America; Egypt; Turkey)

Owen Jarus, CBS, 21st Mar 2017.

New Kingdom mummy mask recovered from France

(Egypt; France)

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

Egypt thwarts 24 cases of antiquities theft in one week

(Egypt)

Omar Thabet, Andalou Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

Pharaonic relics submerged with Titanic must be recovered: Egyptologist

(Egypt)

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

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

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 10th Mar 2017.

Door and decorative elements of Sultan Al-Kamel Al-Ayyubi shrine stolen

(Egypt)

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

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

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 2nd Mar 2017.

Photo showing party inside ancient Egypt tomb sparks outrage

(Egypt)

Shounaz Meky, Al Arabiya, 1st Mar 2017.

The Rise Of Fake And Forged Works Of Egyptian Modern Art

(Egypt)

Artlyst, 19th Feb 2017.

Encroachments removed from Dahshour necropolis site: Ministry

(Egypt)

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

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

(Egypt)

WCAI, 5th Feb 2017.

Police seize 801 artifacts, preventing illegal sale in Sharqiya

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 2nd Feb 2017.

Egypt retrieves 2 artifacts from London

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 1st Feb 2017.

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

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 29th Jan 2017.

Historic lanterns stolen from Refai Mosque restored

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 25th Jan 2017.

Lamps stolen from Cairo's El-Refai Mosque recovered

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 24th Jan 2017.

Movie director arrested over archaeological paintings theft

(Egypt)

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

How Egypt is trying to stop looting at ancient mosques

(Egypt)

Khalid Hassan, Al Monitor, 20th Jan 2017.

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

(Egypt)

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

Royal golden ring stored in Egyptian Museum not stolen as claimed

(Egypt)

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

Five ancient Egyptian artefacts smuggled to US repatriated

(Egypt)

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

House basements used for illegal excavation discovered in Luxor

(Egypt)

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

Thieves get bright idea to steal six priceless Islamic lanterns from Cairo's Al Refai mosque

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Albawaba, 2nd Jan 2017.

Egypt retrieves 340 smuggled artifacts from Jordan

(Egypt; Jordan)

Egypt Independent, 26th Dec 2016.

Stolen relief of Queen Hatshepsut recovered from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

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

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

(Egypt; United Arab Emirates)

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

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

(Egypt)

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

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

(Egypt)

George Mikhail, Al Monitor, 11th Dec 2016.

Fruitful week for repatriation of Egyptian antiquities: Report

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Dec 2016.

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

(Egypt; United States of America)

Sandy Pterykowski, PBS, 6th Dec 2016.

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

(Egypt; United States of America)

RT, 3rd Dec 2016.

Stolen Mummy Hand Makes Its Way Home

(Egypt; United States of America)

Megan Gannon, Live Science, 2nd Dec 2016.

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

(Egypt; United States of America)

Kristin Romey, National Geographic, 2nd Dec 2016.

Dozens of rare Islamic books seized at Cairo Airport on way to Doha authentic

(Egypt; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 30th Nov 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Secretary Kerry Signs Cultural Property Protection Agreement With Egypt

(United States of America; Egypt)

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

Egyptian antiquities again offered for sale in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

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

Lawyer, driver arrested for possession of 29 artifacts

(Egypt)

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

Antiquities mystery solved: Swiss return stolen artifact to Egypt

(Egypt; Switzerland)

AT editor, Africa Times, 14th Nov 2016.

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

(United States of America; Egypt; Cyprus)

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

Egypt bans cooperation with Toledo Museum over antiquities' sale

(Egypt; United States of America)

Middle East Monitor, 1st Nov 2016.

Egypt wants sanctions against museum for selling antiquities

(United States of America; Egypt)

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

Corruption central: The plundering of Egypt's relics

(Egypt)

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

Art expert slams Toledo museum on sale of antiquities

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

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

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

(Egypt; United States of America)

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

Northampton Council Sekhemka statue 'now in US'

(United Kingdom; United States of America; Egypt)

BBC News, 15th Oct 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Egyptian man dies while digging for artefacts in Alexandria

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 13th Oct 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Nine suspects charged with smuggling rare Torah manuscripts into Israel

(Egypt; Israel)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Oct 2016.

Antiquities ministry receives golden mummy mask from French-Egyptian citizen

(Egypt; France)

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

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

(Egypt)

Sarah El Shaarawi, Newsweek, 5th Oct 2016.

Egypt recovers 5 stolen artifacts from US

(Egypt; United States of America)

State Information Service, 3rd Oct 2016.

Egypt retrieves 4 Pharaonic artifacts from the US

(Egypt; United States of America)

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

Egypt's Mallawi Museum reopens with looted collection mostly restored

(Egypt)

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

Egypt's Malawi Museum inaugurated

(Egypt)

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

Egypt bans statues that do not have official government approval

(Egypt)

AFP, The Guardian, 7th Sep 2016.

Egyptian statuette recovered from Mexico is authentic: Antiquities ministry

(Egypt; Mexico)

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

75%increase in infringement on Egyptian monuments in Greece: Ministry of Religious Endowments

(Greece; Egypt)

Aisha Zidane, Daily News Egypt, 25th Aug 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Sisi meets with antiquities minister for briefing on progress

(Egypt)

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

Why Does Van Gogh's 'Poppy Flowers' Keep Getting Stolen?

(Egypt)

Allison McNearny, The Daily Beast, 14th Aug 2016.

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

(Egypt)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 8th Aug 2016.

Egyptian minister talks about challenges for antiquities

(Egypt)

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

Egypt retrieves Abbasid artifacts from London auction house

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Egypt Independent, 4th Jul 2016.

A relief of King Nectanebo II recovered to Egypt from Paris

(Egypt; France)

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

Egyptian Embassy in Paris Retrieves Stolen Artefact

(Egypt; France)

Aswat Masriya, All Africa, 30th Jun 2016.

Ancient Egyptian Relics Returned After Surfacing at Israeli Auction

(Egypt; Israel)

Associated Press, Haaretz, 21st Jun 2016.

Egypt to sign archaeological cooperation agreement with Saudi Arabia

(Egypt; Saudi Arabia)

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

Cyprus and Egypt sign organised crime accord

(Egypt; Cyprus)

In Cyprus, 16th Jun 2016.

Two sarcophagi's lids recovered by Egypt from Israel

(Egypt; Israel)

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

Egypt Dismisses 'ISIS Threat to Blow Up Pyramids'

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 8th Jun 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Israel returns to Egypt two stolen artefacts

(Egypt; Israel)

Reuters, Ahram Online, 22nd May 2016.

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

(Egypt; Israel)

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

Egypt Repatriates 44 Stolen Archaeological Objects from France

(Egypt; France)

Egyptian Streets, 17th May 2016.

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

(Egypt)

Julian Borger, The Guardian, 12th May 2016.

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

(Egypt)

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

Egypt retrieves ancient statue from Belgium

(Egypt; Belgium)

State Information Service, 24th Apr 2016.

Arab League draft resolution to protect Arab antiquities: Araby

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 5th Apr 2016.

Sekhemka to leave the UK as export licence deadline passes

(United Kingdom; United Arab Emirates; Egypt)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 1st Apr 2016.

Egypt's Museum of Islamic Art regains its allure after two-year restoration

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 27th Mar 2016.

Stolen ancient Egyptian statue on its way back from Belgium

(Egypt; Belgium)

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

Egyptian bid to buy Sekhemka statue back for £15m is 'unethical', says action group

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Paul Lynch, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, 18th Mar 2016.

Why Egypt is placing its pyramids under military protection

(Egypt)

Safinaa Mounir, Al Monitor, 16th Mar 2016.

EU Ready to Allocate 7.5 Million Euros for Preservation of Egyptian Heritage Sites

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 15th Mar 2016.

Egyptian embassy could buy Sekhemka statue and loan it to British Museum

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Paul Lynch, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, 11th Mar 2016.

Covert scan of museum's Nefertiti bust appears to be hoax

(Germany; Egypt)

Cory Doctorow, BoingBoing, 8th Mar 2016.

Egyptian ambassador proposes plan to share Sekhemka

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 8th Mar 2016.

Upper Egypt's Mallawi Museum has recovered 91%of artifacts looted in 2013

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 7th Mar 2016.

Egypt to send 293 artifacts to UK, historic lantern retrieved in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Mar 2016.

Egyptian 'Seven Sacred Oils' relief recovered from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

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

Ancient Egypt tablet back after collector notified officials

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 3rd Mar 2016.

Egypt struggles to halt sale of artifacts at Dutch auction house

(Netherlands; Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 2nd Mar 2016.

Looters Kill Two Guards at Ancient Egyptian Necropolis

(Egypt)

Benjamin Sutton, Hyperallergic, 22nd Feb 2016.

Guard Shot Dead by Looters at Archaeological Site in Egypt

(Egypt)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 22nd Feb 2016.

Watchman killed in attempted heist at archaeological site

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Feb 2016.

Artists Covertly Scan Bust of Nefertiti and Release the Data for Free Online

(Germany; Egypt)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 19th Feb 2016.

Egypt to recover two stolen artefacts from Germany

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Feb 2016.

Investigations on in disappearence of 157 artefacts from Saqqara galleries

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 13th Feb 2016.

Three Valuable Islamic Lamps to Return to Cairo After Being Looted, Replaced With Fakes

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 11th Feb 2016.

Egypt ups pyramids security after illegal stone sales

(Egypt)

Ramadan Al Sherbini, Gulf News, 11th Feb 2016.

Stolen mosque lamps to return to Egypt as Cairo museum houses new database

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 11th Feb 2016.

Antiquities official blames journalists for harming tourism through pyramids stone selling video

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Feb 2016.

Egyptian archaeologists call for tougher security measures after 'sale of pyramid pieces'

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Feb 2016.

Three Arrested for 'Selling Pieces' of the Giza Pyramids for $32

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 6th Feb 2016.

Karnak Amun-Re statue not recently restored as claimed

(Egypt)

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

German teen faces life ban from Egypt after scaling Khufu pyramid

(Egypt)

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

Using Social Media to Predict When Precious Antiquities Are Under Threat

(Egypt)

Katie A. Paul, Slate, 26th Jan 2016.

8 antiquities' employees referred to trial over damage to Tutankamun mask

(Egypt)

Daily News Egypt, 24th Jan 2016.

Tomb Raiding Is a Growing Problem in the Middle East

(Egypt)

Mark Hey, Vice, 21st Jan 2016.

Allegations of botched restoration of Cairo's medieval walls are 'lies': Antiquities ministry

(Egypt)

Zeinab El-Gundy, Ahram Online, 19th Jan 2016.

Sarah Parcak, Space Archaeologist

(Egypt; United States of America)

Alexandra Wolfe, The Wall Street Journal, 15th Jan 2016.

The Grave Robbers Looting Egypt's Archaeological Heritage

(Egypt)

Vice, 13th Jan 2016.

Antiquities minister set to inaugurate exhibition for recovered artefacts on Thursday

(Egypt)

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

Egypt to launch antiquities database to track public collections and combat smuggling

(Egypt)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 7th Jan 2016.

King Amenhotep III statue accidently recovered in Edfu

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 31st Dec 2015.

Antiquities Ministry retrieves two artifacts from Germany, Austria

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 29th Dec 2015.

Cairo airport authorities foil attempt to smuggle 22 antique coins

(Egypt; Greece)

Ahram Online, 23rd Dec 2015.

Reclaimed History: 9 Repatriated Egyptian Antiquities

(Egypt)

Stephanie Pappas, Live Science, 15th Dec 2015.

Stolen relief of Egyptian King Seti I recovered from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Dec 2015.

Three stolen Egyptian Mameluk-era lamps recovered from London and Sharjah

(Egypt; United Kingdom; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Dec 2015.

Ancient cemetery discovered under Alexandria house

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 3rd Dec 2015.

Egypt attempts to bring back 8 smuggled artifacts from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nina Awad, Step Feed, 30th Nov 2015.

German man returns mummy mask to Egypt after 50 years away

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Nov 2015.

Looted ancient statue returned to Egypt

(Egypt; Austria)

The Local, 16th Nov 2015.

Antique statuette seized at Aswan railway station

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th Nov 2015.

TED Prize Goes to Archaeologist Who Combats Looting With Satellite Technology

(Egypt; United States of America)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 8th Nov 2015.

Disaster' Is the Best Word to Describe the State of Egyptian Tourism

(Egypt)

Salma El Wardany, Skift, 7th Nov 2015.

Smuggling bid foiled: 1124 Egyptian artefacts recovered before heading to Thailand

(Egypt; Thailand)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 5th Nov 2015.

Egypt authorities blame destroyed archaeological sites on citizens' 'lack of cultural awareness'

(Egypt)

George Mikhail, Al Monitor, 28th Oct 2015.

ضبط خلية تنتمي لـ«داعش» استهدفت الأهرامات و«الإنتاج الإعلامي»

(Egypt)

"Daesh" cell arrested for plan to target the pyrmaids

Ahmed Chalabi, Almasryalyoum, 26th Oct 2015.

King Tut's wooden head suffers whiplash after school visit

(Egypt)

Christian Ekman, Albawaba, 19th Oct 2015.

Egyptian Museum boss rubbishes reports of Tutankhamun gold mask damage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Oct 2015.

98 Valuable Islamic Lamps Looted From Historic Mosque in Cairo

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 14th Oct 2015.

Customs officials foil attempt to smuggle rare manuscripts to Qatar

(Egypt; United Arab Emirates)

The Cairo Post, 14th Oct 2015.

Probe opened into alleged graft in Grand Egyptian Museum

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th Oct 2015.

Antiquities officials charged with 'spreading false news' on Pyramid of Djoser

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 11th Oct 2015.

Journalist shot by unknown assailants in Egypt's Kafr El-Sheikh

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Oct 2015.

Egypt to prevent sale of stolen antiquities in London

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 5th Oct 2015.

Egypt's embassy in London restores smuggled pharaonic stele

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

The Cairo Post, 3rd Oct 2015.

Looted Egyptian figurine arrives from France

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 2nd Oct 2015.

Egypt FM warns of suicide groups threats to antiquities

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 25th Sep 2015.

Stolen wooden statuette to be repatriated to Egypt from France

(Egypt; France)

The Cairo Post, 24th Sep 2015.

Tutankhamun's mask to undergo restoration in October

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Sep 2015.

Digging for antiquities, a dream to get rich fast in Upper Egypt

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 13th Sep 2015.

It's Gonna Cost at Least $110,000 to Repair King Tut's Damaged Mask

(Egypt)

George Dvorsky, io9, 8th Sep 2015.

Weak security plagues Egypt's archaeological sites

(Egypt)

Khalid Hassan, Al Monitor, 7th Sep 2015.

Germany offers €50,000 grant to help restore Tutankhamun's mask

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Sep 2015.

Three found dead digging for artifacts in Monufiya

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 25th Aug 2015.

Statue 'might never be seen in public again'

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Ian Johnston, IOL, 24th Aug 2015.

Egypt in crowd-funding campaign to save ancient statue sold by UK museum

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 23rd Aug 2015.

Egypt's antiquities ministry urges Egyptians to donate to buy ancient statue sold by museum

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Maram Mazen, Star Tribune, 22nd Aug 2015.

Egypt foils smuggling of 761 law books

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 4th Aug 2015.

Egypt repatriates 35,000-year-old skeleton from Belgium

(Egypt; Belgium)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 4th Aug 2015.

Egyptian authorities seize guns, drugs and stolen art in operation targeting illicit goods

(Egypt)

Interpol, 13th Jul 2015.

Windows of Egyptian Museum broken from consulate explosion

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 11th Jul 2015.

35 Greco-Roman artifacts seized in illicit digging attempt in Alexandria

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 8th Jul 2015.

A part of Tutmosis Karnak column arrives home from London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 5th Jul 2015.

Egypt's Karnak temple theft claims 'unfounded': Officials

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 28th Jun 2015.

Antique coins smuggling attempt foiled by Cairo airport authorities

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 21st Jun 2015.

Unique stolen ancient Egyptian statue to return from Germany soon

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Jun 2015.

Militants Hit Karnak Temple, in 2nd Recent Attack on Egyptian Tourist Sites

(Egypt)

David D. Kirkpatrick, The New York Times, 10th Jun 2015.

Late period bronze artefacts are in GEM storage, not missing: Ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Jun 2015.

Gunmen kill two tourism police near Giza pyramids

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 3rd Jun 2015.

Two curators arrested in Egypt for forging antiquities

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 2nd Jun 2015.

Egypt recovers 32 smuggled artefacts from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Jun 2015.

Attempt to smuggle Islamic artefacts foiled in Egypt's Damietta

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 31st May 2015.

Egypt foils attempt to smuggle 135 Islamic artifacts

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 30th May 2015.

Egypt to recover Mamluk vase

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 27th May 2015.

Suspects arrested in case of stolen Memphis statue

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 26th May 2015.

Colorful fragment hacked out from ancient Egyptian tomb, excavators say

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 26th May 2015.

Egypt sues Israel to restore 126 smuggled artifacts

(Egypt; Israel)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 24th May 2015.

Apis Bull of Hadrian is safe and sound: antiquities ministry

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 20th May 2015.

Egypt antiquities ministry responds to accusations of Alexandria excavation site 'destruction'

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 19th May 2015.

Activists accuse antiquities minister of destroying vital heritage site

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 18th May 2015.

Cairo Declaration to protect Middle East cultural heritage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th May 2015.

Antiquities Minister urges amendment of UNESCO 1970 agreement

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 14th May 2015.

Plunder of cultural heritage 'war crime': UNESCO director at Cairo conf

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 13th May 2015.

Judicial officials suspected of antiquities smuggling

(Egypt)

Amira El-Fekki, Daily News Egypt, 4th May 2015.

Egypt's prosecution orders media gag on antiquities smuggling case

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 4th May 2015.

Egypt's antiquities under constant threat

(Egypt)

Walaa Hussein, Al Monitor, 11th Apr 2015.

Egypt urged to expedite efforts to keep Sekhemka statue on display

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Marwan Sultan, Ahram Online, 11th Apr 2015.

Opinion: You cannot police research

(Egypt)

Monica Hanna, The Cairo Post, 10th Apr 2015.

Meidum Geese painting authentic: Zahi Hawass

(Egypt)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 9th Apr 2015.

Ancient artefacts from Egypt illegally imported to Australia returned to ambassador in Canberra

(Australia; Egypt)

Liz Foschia, ABC Australia, 8th Apr 2015.

This Ancient Egyptian Masterpiece Might Be Fake

(Egypt)

Erin Blakemore, Smithsonian, 1st Apr 2015.

Egypt recovers smuggled artifacts from Germany

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 24th Mar 2015.

Ministry to inventory antiquities after 4 found in US Alexandria consulate

(Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 24th Mar 2015.

Head of Egypt museums arrested for taking bribe

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 24th Mar 2015.

New mummies discovered floating in sewage in Upper Egypt

(Egypt)

Nada Deyaa, Daily News Egypt, 3rd Feb 2015.

Conflict surrounds Khufu Cartouche sentence

(Egypt)

Simon Egarter, Daily News Egypt, 2nd Dec 2014.

France Returns 250 Smuggled Ancient Artifacts to Egypt

(Egypt; France)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 1st Dec 2014.

2 ancient Islamic lanterns surface in London

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Rany Mostafa, The Cairo Post, 25th Nov 2014.

Egyptian airport officials seize smuggled Ottoman-era coins

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th Oct 2014.

Egypt makes slow gains against antiquities thefts

(Egypt)

Sarah Lynch, USA Today, 9th Aug 2014.

Coin smuggler foiled at Cairo Airport

(Egypt; Italy)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Aug 2014.

Sale of Egyptian Statue By English Museum Draws Criticism

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 11th Jul 2014.

Egypt fails to retrieve ancient statue before sale at UK auction

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 11th Jul 2014.

Islamic, pharaonic items returned to Egypt from Denmark and France

(Egypt; Denmark; France)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th Jul 2014.

Egypt receives eight smuggled artifacts from Denmark

(Egypt; Denmark)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 8th Jul 2014.

Egyptian bid to stop Northampton's ancient statue sale

(United Kingdom; Egypt)

BBC News, 8th Jul 2014.

German couple will return Egyptian artefact after learning it was stolen

(Egypt; Germany)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 4th Jun 2014.

Archaeologists Warn of Pillaged Egypt as U.S. Weighs Tougher Antiquities Laws

(Egypt)

Dan Vergano, National Geographic, 3rd Jun 2014.

Recovered antiquities go on display at Egyptian Museum

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 10th May 2014.

It's time to stop destruction of Middle East heritage

(Syria; Lybia; Egypt)

Iason Athanasiadis, Al Jazeera, 5th May 2014.

Egypt's airports to exhibit ancient artefacts

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 4th May 2014.

Serendipity aids Egypt in struggle to recover stolen heritage

(Egypt; Belgium)

Stephen Kalin, Reuters, 23rd Apr 2014.

Egyptian police confiscate three mummies from smuggling gang

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Arahm Online, 12th Apr 2014.

Taking on Art Looters on Twitter

(Egypt)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 9th Apr 2014.

Egyptian ministries working to get back stolen cartonnage

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 6th Apr 2014.

Egypt: Antiquities Minister, U.S. Official Discuss Efforts to Protect Egypt's Heritage

(Egypt; United States of America)

Egypt State Information Service, All Africa, 3rd Apr 2014.

At Risk: Egypt's Heritage and Our Own

(Egypt)

Deborah Lehr, Huffington Post, 26th Mar 2014.

Egypt's Heritage Plundered Anew

(Egypt; United States of America)

The New York Times, 20th Mar 2014.

Filling the colonial mind: Napoleon and the looting of the Orient

(France; Egypt)

Jonathan Gornall, The National, 20th Mar 2014.

In pictures: Stolen Egyptian artefacts recovered from the US

(Egypt; United States of America)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 16th Mar 2014.

Egypt Asks U.S. to Impose Sharp Curbs on Importing of Antiquities

(Egypt)

Egypt State Information Service, The New York Times, 14th Mar 2014.

Egypt: Antiquities Minister Meets U.S. Officials

(Egypt)

All Africa, 13th Mar 2014.

SAFE Beacon honours Egyptian archaeologist Monica Hanna

(Egypt)

Thoraia Abou Bakr, Daily News Egypt, 9th Mar 2014.

Ex-BBC man attempted to sell artefact plundered in Arab Spring

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Paul Peachey, The Independent, 7th Mar 2014.

Papyrus, Provenance and Looting 2 March 2014, New York Times UN Agencies Launch New Anti-trafficking Campaign

(Egypt; General)

Douglas Boin, RTT News, 6th Mar 2014.

Egypt challenges a UK auctioneer over 200 'stolen' antiquities

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Ahram Online, 1st May 2013.

Vincent van Gogh painting recovered after being stolen from Cairo museum

(Egypt)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 21st Aug 2010.