'Blood antiquities': a wound the world struggles to staunch

10 Jun 2015 11:03 AM | Anonymous

'Blood antiquities': a wound the world struggles to staunch

"UNESCO has no blue helmets," its deputy heritage director Mechtild Rossler told Reuters, using the common jargon for United Nations' peacekeepers.

"We work with three people... So what do you want us to do?"

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/06/10/us-mideast-crisis-antiquities-analysis-idUSKBN0OQ16320150610