In pictures: Stolen Egyptian artefacts recovered from the US

17 Mar 2014 7:20 AM | Anonymous
In pictures: Stolen Egyptian artefacts recovered from the US
Egypt is to receive back eight ancient Egyptian artefacts that were stolen and smuggled to New York and seized by Homeland Security officials
Nevine El-Aref , Sunday 16 Mar 2014
Today, upon his arrival from the United States, Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim announced that US authorities agreed to return eight ancient Egyptian artefacts stolen and illegally smuggled out of the country.

The objects are to arrive next month.

http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/9/40/96810/Heritage/Ancient-Egypt/In-pictures-Stolen-Egyptian-artefacts-recovered-fr.aspx

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