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February 21, 2012

Egypt receives stolen artefacts returned from UK

Posted at 2:17 pm in Similar cases

Four looted Egyptian artefacts have been spotted for sale at auction in London & are now being returned to Egypt.

Egypt Independent

Egypt to receive four stolen artifacts from the UK within days
Mohamed Azouz
Sat, 06/08/2011 – 12:51

Four antiques from the time of King Amnehotep III will be returned to Egypt by the UK within days, said Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mohamed Abdel Maksoud in a statement on Saturday.

They were seized when an American amateur collector tried to sell them in London.
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