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Looted treasures return to Afghanistan

June 12th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

More than 1,500 looted artifacts have been returned to Afghanistan. They include a magnificent tall bronze bird. Nine-hundred years ago,


Thracian tomb unearthed in Bulgaria

June 11th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

A team of archeologists have unearthed a new Thracian tomb close to the southern town of Kazanlak, Bulgaria. The tomb


Picasso sketchbook stolen in Paris

June 10th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

A sketchbook of 33 drawings by Pablo Picasso worth $11 million has been stolen from a museum in Paris. The



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