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!


"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)

"IS damage to Iraqi ancient city of Nimrud" (18 Nov 16)

"Iconic Ancient Sites Ravaged in ISIS’s Last Stand in Iraq" (18 Nov 16)

"Europe joins forces in cultural heritage investigation" (18 Nov 16)

"Replicas Of Artifacts Destroyed By ISIS ‘Rising From Destruction’ In Rome" (15 Oct 16)