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!

"Space Archaeologist Dr. Sarah Parcak Launches Her TED Prize Wish: GlobalXplorer" (26 Mar 17)

"Letters from Baghdad: Excavating the Story of the Extraordinary Gertrude Bell" (26 Mar 17)

"Saving Syria’s heritage: Archaeologists discover invisible solution" (21 Mar 17)

"Ancient Palace with Biblical Connections Discovered in Iraq" (19 Mar 17)

"‘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)