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Reflections on Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures

Greek newspaper TA NEA published an interesting article on the matter of reunification following Mr Baltas’ statement regarding litigation last week. The article features...
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Greece to initiate new diplomatic campaign for reunification

In recent years the constant changes in Greek government have resulted in a parade of Culture Ministers and other government officials, each expressing their...
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Are outdated imperialistic sentiments to blame for Britain’s stance on repatriation?

An article published  yesterday in the Guardian highlighted the difficulties of repatriating looted artefacts. On the 21 February 2013, Mr Cameron visited Amritsar in...
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The President of the Hellenic Republic urges for return of the Parthenon Sculptures

The President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos in a meeting with professors Louis Godart and Dusan Sidjanski on Tuesday stressed the need the Parthenon...
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Parliamentary friendship for the Parthenon to be launched in Canberra

According to UNESCO, the Acropolis and its monuments, most notably the Parthenon, are universal symbols of the classical spirit and civilisation and constitute the...
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Hartwig Fischer appointed as British Museum Director

A highly respected but determinedly low-profile German museum director in charge of the Dresden state art collections is to succeed Neil MacGregor as director...
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The Acropolis Museum celebrates its sixth birthday

On the occasion of its sixth birthday, the Acropolis Museum will commence a series of exhibitions from regional Greece so that exceptional archaeological finds...
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British Museum guarding looted artefact with aim to return when safe

In an interview for the times, the director of the British Museum, Neil McGregor, told an interviewer that the British Museum is guarding a...
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British Museum to loan artefacts to UAE museum built under questionable conditions

The British Museum is planning to loan significant items to the Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi for a period of five years. The...
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Greek Minister of Culture says not to litigation route yes to diplomacy

Following recent news of the legal study and litigation proposal prepared by Amal Clooney, Geoffrey Robertson and Norman Palmer, the Greek Minister of Culture,...