Current News

Below are links to current articles in newspapers, journals, websites, etc. that have news of direct interest to the CHAMP members. Older articles will be archived after three months.

Posting news items here does not mean that CHAMP is endorsing any one position, political movement, opinion, or idea. CHAMP members are strongly urged to consider carefully providing personal information about anyone currently working in conflict zones! We do not want to endanger people by giving information to terrorists. CHAMP is not responsible for what the news publishes, but we can be careful what we pass on!

"‘Priceless’ ancient artefacts found hidden in Isil commander’s house in Mosul" (3 Feb 17)

"IS in Syria destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra" (23 Jan 17)

"Arte antica in cambio di armi, affari d’oro in Italia per l’asse fra Isis e ’ndrangheta" (12 Dec 16)

"Looted Palmyra relics seized by Swiss authorities at Geneva ports" (3 Dec 16)

"UAE hosts global push to save antiquities from conflict" (3 Dec 16)