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Artifacts illegally unearthed in Alexandria
AP 10 Feb 2015
The University of Michigan's Kelsey Museum of Archaeology is bringing together artifacts from 1920s and 1930s...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty reopens the Royal Jewelry in Alexandria 
Egypt Independent 29 Jan 2015
Egypt has managed to retrieve and claim title to 274 illegally smuggled artifacts from Spain and France, the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 10 Aug 2014
Archaeological activists said that some western Aswan archaeological sites have been robbed in recent months. "Ten...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 08 Jul 2014
The Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday that it received eight artifacts from Denmark to be delivered to the Ministry...
MENA 26 Jun 2014
On Friday evening, Cairo Airport is set to receive 24 stolen artifacts that were retrieved from the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 22 Jun 2014
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty said on Sunday several antique weapons were found deep under the Mediterranean...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 Jun 2014
The Ministry of Antiquities has in coordination with the Foreign Ministry repatriated eight artifacts that were...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
MENA 11 Jun 2014
The Ministry of Antiquities said on Wednesday that it is repatriating 12 artifacts from London at the end of June....
MENA 22 May 2014
The Cairo Court of Appeal set, on Thursday, 7 June to start the trial of nine defendants, including three German...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 May 2014
Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim said that artifacts from the museum stores that were not displayed before would...