Trafficked Art: The Louvre Exhibits Ancient Statues Looted from Libya in 2011

Four marble statues of women, over 2,000 years old from the ancient Libyan city of Cyrene, are currently on display at the Louvre in Paris. The statues were smuggled out of Libya during the 2011 revolution by traffickers and confiscated by French customs. (LIBYA, 28 May 2021) – The Libyan artefacts are being currently being exhibited … Continue reading Trafficked Art: The Louvre Exhibits Ancient Statues Looted from Libya in 2011