Interview: Cambodia shares successful story on repatriation of stolen antiquities

30 Mar 2015 7:24 AM | Anonymous
Interview: Cambodia shares successful story on repatriation of stolen antiquities
English.news.cn   2015-03-28 22:47:56

PHNOM PENH, March 28 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia successfully reclaimed five antiques that were looted by the United States during the country's civil war, after effective diplomatic and legal work, a senior government official told Xinhua in a recent interview, in which ways other countries may reclaim stolen artifacts was shared.

The five ancient statues, which were looted from Cambodia during the time of the country's civil war in the 1970s, had been repatriated from the United States to Cambodia between June 2013 and June 2014.

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