Country: Peru

Norteamericano devuelve piezas arqueológicas de culturas Mochica y Lambayeque

(Peru)

American returns archaeological pieces from the Mochica and Lambayeque cultures

Andina, 14th May 2017.

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

(Peru)

RPP, 12th May 2017.

Tesoros recuperados

(Peru)

Recovered Treasures

El Peruano, 13th Apr 2017.

Lambayeque: intensifican vigilancia en las zonas arqueológicas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: security at archaeological sites intensified

El Comercio, 13th Apr 2017.

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

(Bolivia; Peru)

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

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Recorren sitios arqueológicos ante posibles huaqueos por Semana Santa

(Peru)

Archaeological sites monitored against possible Easter Week looters

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

¿Por qué se incrementa el huaqueo en Semana Santa?

(Peru)

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

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Semana Santa: advierten riesgo de invasión en sitios arqueológicos

(Peru)

Easter Week: warning of risk of looting at archaeological sites

La República, 12th Apr 2017.

Recuperan cabeza reducida y otros objetos de bienes arqueológicos

(Peru)

Shrunken head and other archaeological objects recovered

La República, 8th Apr 2017.

Citizen scientists can now help stop archaeological looting

(Peru)

Boing Boing, BoingBoing, 1st Feb 2017.

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

(Peru)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 30th Jan 2017.

Encuentran dos momias prehispánicas abandonadas en un paraje del Cuzco

(Peru)

EFE, El Comercio, 30th Jan 2017.

Peru: Stolen paintings recovered in U.S. return to Cusco

(Peru; United States of America)

Andina, 27th Jan 2017.

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

(Peru)

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

David Hidalgo, Ojo Público, 26th Jan 2017.

Cultural artifacts returned to Peru, all 404 of them

(Peru; United States of America)

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

ICE returns cultural artifacts to Peru

(Peru; United States of America)

ICE, 12th Jan 2017.

Colombia returns ancient relics

(Peru; Colombia)

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

Germany returns ancient relics

(Germany; Peru)

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

Machu Picchu wall painted red

(Peru)

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

Se salvó gran parte de obras de arte más importantes de San Sebastián

(Peru)

Large portion of the most important works of art of San Sebastián saved.

Andina, 16th Sep 2016.

Sector Cultura adopta medidas urgentes tras incendio en iglesia de San Sebastián

(Peru)

Cultural sector adopts emergency measures after the fire in the San Sebastián church

Radio Nacional, 16th Sep 2016.

MUNA construction damaging ancient remains

(Peru)

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

Perú recibe de Guatemala restos de la Cultura Paracas

(Peru; Guatemala)

Peru receives Paracas culture remains from Guatemala

Redacción, RPP, 1st Sep 2016.

Denuncian robos sacrílegos en el templo Santa Catalina de Juliaca

(Peru)

Sacrilegious theft in the Santa Catalina temple in Juliaca denounced

Correo Punto, Diario Correo, 30th Aug 2016.

Juliaca: perpetran nuevo robo sacrílego en Templo Santa Catalina

(Peru)

Juliaca: New sacrilegious robbery perpetrated in Santa Catalina temple

Redacción, RPP, 29th Aug 2016.

Roban valiosos objetos de la iglesia de Taurisma

(Peru)

RPP, 25th Aug 2016.

Ica: Denuncian remoción de antiguo cementerio prehispánico

(Peru)

Ica: Removal of ancient Prehispanic cemetery condemned

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 19th Aug 2016.

Tacna: Desconocidos vuelven a profanar huaca San Antonio y se llevan vestigios pre incas

(Peru)

Tacna: Unknown people desecrate huaca San Antonio again and takepre-Inca remains

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 15th Aug 2016.

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

(Peru)

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

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 10th Jul 2016.

Largest collection of Peruvian Antiques returned

(Peru)

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

Police recover 16 ancient artifacts, man detained

(Greece; Peru)

eKathimerini, 21st Jun 2016.

Cusco: Falsos arqueólogos realizan excavaciones en centro arqueológicos

(Peru)

Cusco: Fake archaeologists excavate at archaeological site

El Popular, 16th Jun 2016.

Archaeological Homecoming: Largest Recovery of Antiquities Returns to Peru

(Peru)

Peruvian Times, 13th Jun 2016.

Complejo arqueológico Narihualá en riesgo por falta de cerco

(Peru)

Archaeological site of Narihualá at risk due to lack of fence

Ralph Zapata, El Comercio, 2nd Jun 2016.

Chiclayo: Delincuentes roban iglesia por segunda vez

(Peru)

Chiclayo: Criminals rob church for second time

Perú21, 12th May 2016.

Denuncian robo de 3 campanas de origen colonial en pueblo de Áncash

(Peru)

Theft of three colonial bells reported in Áncash village

Andina, 7th Apr 2016.

Peru archaeological pieces to be repatriated from Chile

(Peru; Chile)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 5th Apr 2016.

"El Señor de Sipán": Un hito en la historia del Perú

(Peru)

"The Lord of Sipán": a milestone in the history of Perú

Paul Monzón, Periodista Digital, 30th Mar 2016.

Lambayeque: Huaqueros se llevan vestigios Mochica del cerro Las Ánimas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: looter steal Mochica remains at the site of Las Ánimas

Perú21, 27th Mar 2016.

Alistan patrullaje intenso para proteger 50 sitios arqueológicos

(Peru)

Intensive patrols enlisted to protect 50 archaeological sites

RPP, 17th Mar 2016.

Profanan funerario de Centro Arqueológico de Qotakalli a plena luz del día

(Peru)

Cemetery of the archaeological site of Qotakalli looted in broad daylight

La Republica, 12th Mar 2016.

British tourist arrested in Peru for posing naked at ancient Machu Picchu site

(Peru)

John Shammas, Mirror, 4th Mar 2016.

Perú recupera valioso patrimonio cultural

(Peru; Argentina)

Ricardo Burgos, Noticieros Televisa, 3rd Mar 2016.

Delincuentes roban joyas y objetos litúrgicos de iglesia

(Peru)

Delinquents steal jewelry and liturgical items from church

RPP, 11th Feb 2016.

Argentina returns 4,150 cultural heritage artifacts to Peru

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

Hillary Ojeda, Living in Peru, 3rd Feb 2016.

Argentina comienza la restitución de piezas arqueológicas más grande de su historia

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

Argentina starts the largest return of archaeological pieces in its history

Melina Heinrich, Télam, 14th Jan 2016.

Who owns the wreckage of the San José, and what should be done with it?

(Colombia; Peru; Panama; Spain)

Giles Richardson, Apollo, 4th Jan 2016.

Lambayeque: difunden en Panamá hallazgo de tumba intacta de Señor de Sipán

(Peru; Panama)

Lambayeque: Recreation in Panama the site of the intact tomb of the Lord of Sipán

RPP, 19th Dec 2015.

Policía detiene a huaqueros en zona arqueológica de Cayaltí

(Peru)

Police arrest looters at the archaeological site of Cayaltí

RPP, 16th Dec 2015.

Tesoros en el mar peruano

(Peru)

Treasures in the Peruvian Sea

Óscar Miranda, La Republica, 13th Dec 2015.

Ministerio Público archivó unas cuarenta denuncias por afectación cultural

(Peru)

Public Prosecutor filed complaints for around 40 arrested for damaging culture

Perla Polo Salés, La Republica, 9th Dec 2015.

Peru's Congress overrides veto to repeal archaeology bill

(Peru)

Colin Post, Peru Reports, 26th Nov 2015.

Cusco strike: Archaeology-concession decree repealed

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 23rd Oct 2015.

EE.UU. devolvió al Perú 25 piezas arqueológicas sustraídas

(Peru; United States of America)

The US has returned 25 stolen antiquities to Peru

El Comercio, 23rd Oct 2015.

Cusco regional strike against concession of archaeological sites

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 21st Oct 2015.

Las iglesias se blindan tras sufrir casi 60 robos este año

(Peru)

Churches protect themselves after suffering more almost 60 thefts this year

M. Oliva, Atlántico, 28th Sep 2015.

Algunas piezas robadas en museo de la UNSA eran de Camaná

(Peru)

Some items stolen from UNSA Museum were from Camana

Augusto Valdivia, Diario Correo, 11th Sep 2015.

Arequipa: millonario robo en museo de la Unsa

(Peru)

La Republica, 28th Aug 2015.

Argentina to restore 4,000 artefacts to Ecuador and Peru

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

BBC News, 22nd Aug 2015.

Fernandez Calls on West to Return 'Snatched' Cultural Heritage

(Argentina; Peru; Ecuador)

TelesurTV, 22nd Aug 2015.

Restituyen fardo funerario prehispánico al gobierno peruano

(Mexico; Peru)

Prehispanic funerary offering repatriated to the Peruvian Government

INAH, 21st Aug 2015.

Cajamarca: Police seize Pre-Inca blankets

(Peru)

Hillary Ojeda, Peru This Week, 23rd Jul 2015.

Bringing life to Peru's ancient mummies

(Peru)

Helena Cavendish de Moura, CNN, 17th Jul 2015.

Hallan 14 tumbas pertenecientes a culturas Mochica, Chimú y Lambayeque

(Peru)

14 tombs of the Moche, Chimu, and Lambayeque cultures found

Andina, 27th Jun 2015.

PERÚ: Invasores persisten en ocupar sitio arqueológico ubicado en Trujillo

(Peru)

Peru: Squatters continue to occupy archaeological site in Trujillo

Entorno Inteligente, 18th Jun 2015.

Trece piezas subastadas en EE.UU. salieron del Perú ilegalmente

(Peru; United States of America)

Thirteen pieces auctioned in the U.S. left Peru illegally

El Comercio, 12th Jun 2015.

Junín: asaltan iglesia colonial del centro poblado de San Pedro

(Peru)

Junín: robbery of the colonial church in the village of San Pedro

RPP, 30th May 2015.

Perú recuperó 74 piezas arqueológicas que permanecían en Chile

(Peru; Chile)

Peru recovered 74 archaeological pieces that were in Chile

El Comercio, 26th May 2015.

Looted artefacts handed to archaeologists in Arequipa

(Peru)

Corey Watts, Peru This Week, 26th May 2015.

Desconocidos profanan tumbas prehispánicas y roban momias de "Huaca"

(Peru)

Unknown people descrate graves and steal prehispanic mummies from a 'huaca'

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 4th May 2015.

Desconocidos profanan tumbas prehispánicas y roban momias de "Huaca" (FOTOS)

(Peru)

Unknown people descrate graves and steal prehispanic mummies from a 'huaca'

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 4th May 2015.

Medio millar de sitios arqueológicos lambayecanos vigilados

(Peru)

500 archaeoloogical sites monitored in Lambayeque

RPP, 3rd Apr 2015.

In pictures: Protecting Peru's ancient burial grounds

(Peru)

BBC News, 4th Nov 2014.

Policía recupera 31 piezas arqueológicas en casona de Túcume

(Peru)

Police recover 31 antiquities in a Túcume house

El Comercio, 23rd Oct 2014.

Buscan repatriar 400 piezas mochicas desde Nueva York

(Peru; United States of America)

Seeking the repatriation of 400 Moche pieces from New York

Ralph Zapita Ruiz, El Comercio, 16th Jul 2014.

Sweden Returns Ancient Andean Textiles to Peru

(Peru; Sweden)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 5th Jun 2014.

Piden hasta 15 años de prisión por atentar contra patrimonio cultural

(Peru)

RPP, 9th Apr 2014.

Authorities Confiscate Archaeological Pieces from Cusco Stores

(Peru)

Peruvian Times, 28th Mar 2014.

Peruvian police arrest 60 Israeli tourists for partying with drugs on ancient Incan site

(Peru)

The Post, The Jerusalem Post, 25th Mar 2014.

Perú ha repatriado más de 8,000 bienes culturales en últimos 7 años

(Peru)

Peru has had more than 8000 cultural works repatriated in the past 7 years

Andina, 20th Mar 2014.

Bolivia devuelve a Perú momia prehispánica

(Bolivia; Peru)

El Nuevo Herald, 6th Nov 2012.

Woman arrested while attempting to mail a mummy by parcel post

(Bolivia; Peru)

Igor I. Solar, Digital Journal, 27th Oct 2010.

Peru regains lost heritage: Govt returns 2000-year-old stolen shroud

(Australia; Peru)

Helen Thew, AAP, 24th Oct 1989.

'Hot' Relic Goes Back

(Australia; Peru)

QNP, 24th Oct 1989.

Wrong Mantle, Claims Gallery

(Australia; Peru)

Peter Cochrane, The Sydney Morning Herald, 26th Sep 1988.

Please don't touch the tapestry. It's Hot.

(Australia; Peru)

Peter Cochrane, The Sydney Morning Herald, 23rd Sep 1988.

Please don't touch the tapestry, it's hot

(Australia; Peru)

Peter Cochrane, The Sydney Morning Herald, 23rd Sep 1988.

Smugglers' Treasure! At National Geographic, The Case Against the Plundering of Peru

(United States of America; Peru)

Jo Ann Lewis, The Washington Post, 17th May 1984.

Recovered Peruvian Art Raises Cultural Issues

(United States of America; Peru)

Herbert Mitgang, The New York Times, 5th Aug 1982.

Peru's Lost World's; 700 Art Treasures Find Their Way Home

(United States of America; Peru)

Jo Ann Lewis, The Washington Post, 5th Aug 1982.

Art Importer Fined, Given Year's Suspended Sentence

(United States of America; Peru)

The Washington Post, 6th Mar 1982.

Art Importer Guilty of Misdemeanor In Movement of Pre-Columbian Items

(United States of America; Peru)

Philip Smith, The Washington Post, 27th Jan 1982.

A Tougher Policy On Art Imports?

(United States of America; Peru)

Eva Hoffman, The New York Times, 6th Sep 1981.