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Looters dynamite ancient Turkish tomb

May 22nd, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Looters in Turkey have blown up an ancient tomb found in the archaeological site of Olba. A 12,000-year-old tomb made


Greek looters receive life sentences

January 3rd, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Two men convicted of dealing in ancient treasures, which were illegally excavated from a cemetery in northern Greece, have each


Roman statues recovered in Spain

March 30th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Two first century bronze statues about to be sold on the black market have been recovered by police in Jaen,



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