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Stolen Guercino found in Casablanca (Europe; Italy; Africa; Morocco)

ANSA. (2017) Stolen Guercino found in Casablanca. ANSA. 16 February

Historic lanterns stolen from Refai Mosque restored (Africa; Egypt)

Al-Youm, Al-Masry. (2017) Historic lanterns stolen from Refai Mosque restored. Egypt Independent. 25 January

Lamps stolen from Cairo’s El-Refai Mosque recovered (Africa; Egypt)

El-Aref, Nevine. (2017) Lamps stolen from Cairo's El-Refai Mosque recovered. Ahram Online. 24 January

Cairo’s Museum of Islamic Art to open Friday after two-year closure (Africa; Egypt)

El-Aref, Nevine. (2017) Cairo's Museum of Islamic Art to open Friday after two-year closure. Ahram Online. 18 January

Mali declares archaeological emergency (Africa; Mali)

Financial Times. (2016) Mali declares archaeological emergency. Financial Times. 14 December

Dozens of rare Islamic books seized at Cairo Airport on way to Doha authentic (Africa; Egypt; West and Central Asia)

El-Aref, Nevine (2016) Dozens of rare Islamic books seized at Cairo Airport on way to Doha authentic. Ahram Online. 30 November.

Transported porcelain artefacts are not damaged as rumoured: Egyptian antiquities ministry (Africa; Egypt)

El-Aref, Nevine (2016) Transported porcelain artefacts are not damaged as rumoured: Egyptian antiquities ministry. Ahram Online. 29 November.

Is the destruction of cultural property a war crime? (Africa; Mali)

Daniels, Brian (2016) Is the destruction of cultural property a war crime?. Apollo. 28 November.

Friday essay: war crimes and the many threats to cultural heritage (Africa; Mali)

Lilley, Ian (2016) Friday essay: war crimes and the many threats to cultural heritage. The Conversation. 14 October.

Nine suspects charged with smuggling rare Torah manuscripts into Israel (Africa; Egypt; Israel; West and Central Asia)

Al-Youm, Al-Masry (2016) Nine suspects charged with smuggling rare Torah manuscripts into Israel. Egypt Independent. 7 Ocotber.