Latest Looting Stories

2013-04-10 23:00:24

SecurTek reminds owners of oilfield facilities and equipment in Western Canada to protect their assets, following recent media reports of thefts in Alberta and Saskatchewan.

2011-02-16 15:20:00

GAINESVILLE, Mo., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ongoing developments in the Egyptian revolution and its reverberations in the Middle East have the world riveted on this historical event.

2011-01-21 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the extension of the memorandum of understanding between the US and Italy.

2010-12-17 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the recent seizure of antiquities in Spain. In early December it was reported that 85 arrests across seven provinces of Spain had been made as part of Operation Carolina Mosaico.

2010-10-15 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the decision to drop the Italian legal case against Marion True, a former curator of the J.

2010-09-10 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the request by Greece for the US to place restrictions on the import of archaeological material. Greece considers there to be a serious problem with the looting of archaeological sites.

2010-08-13 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Aug.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.