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Loaning the Parthenon Sculptures could be a hidden defence move in potential litigation route

In the article below, culture journalist and lecturer, Lee Rosenbaum offers an explanation as to why the British Museum has suddenly changed its position...
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Turkey supports reunification of the Parthenon sculptures

From Hurriyet Daily News Turkey on Dec. 6 announced its support for Greece’s fight to get back from Britain the famous Elgin Marbles –...
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The British Museum’s selective attitude towards loaning the Parthenon sculptures

In a recent interview Neil MacGregor, Director of the British Museum, claimed that Greece had never in the past discussed the possibility of a...
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Greece responds to BM sculpture loan to Russia

Greek officials are furious following the British Museum’s decision to loan one of the Parthenon sculptures to Russia. The Greek Prime Minister characterised the...
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Andrew George MP issues press release to comment on BM loan to Russian museum

Liberal Democrat MP and Chair of Marbles Reunited, has issued a press release to comment on the British Museum’s decision to loan an item...
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The British Museum loan Parthenon sculpture to Russian Museum

News that the British Museum has loaned one of the Parthenon Sculptures to the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg has come as a...
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The chairman of the IARPS addresses letter to David Cameron urging him to consider UNESCO mediation

The Chairman of the IARPS, David Hill, has addressed a letter to British Prime Minister David Cameron urging him to respond to the UNESCO...
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ICOMOS passes resolution to support UNESCO mediation for Parthenon Marbles

ICOMOS, the International Council on Monuments & Sites has recently been holding their 18th General assembly in Florence, Italy. During this meeting, a resolution...
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Responses to Neil MacGregor’s refusal to see the Parthenon Sculptures returned to Greece

In a recent interview the Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, spoke openly about his views on reunification and why the Parthenon Sculptures...
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Acropolis Museum sees increase of visitors by 37% in the first seven months of 2014

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) has found that visits to the Acropolis Museum have increased by 36.9% in the first seven months of 2014....