Egypt Independent

Interior Ministry seizes 29 cases of monuments in crackdown

The police's Monuments and Tourism Department said 29 cases of monuments were seized on Thursday as part of several raids being carried out in collaboration with security forces.

Six people were charged with trading and possessing monuments and there were 268 cases of encroachment on lands under the Antiquities Ministry’s disposal.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm