Current News

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

Posting news items here does not mean that CHAMP or MilCHAG is endorsing any one position, political movement, opinion, or idea. CHAMP and MilCHAG 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 and MilCHAG are not responsible for what the news publishes, but we can be careful what we pass on!


"A Shipwreck Off Florida’s Coast Pits Archaeologists Against Treasure Hunters" (26 Jan 20)

"De-weaponizing Culture: ARCA Offers Scholarships for Military-Affiliated CPP Reservists and Civilians" (13 Jan 20)

"1,400 Ancient Cuneiform Tablets Identified from Lost City of Irisagrig in Iraq. Were They Stolen?" (8 Jan 20)

"AIA Statement Condemning Intentional Targeting of Iranian Cultural Heritage Sites" (7 Jan 20)

"A quest to restore cultural heritage in Iraq, one site at a time" (26 Nov 19)

"The US Army Is Launching a 21st-Century Version of the Monuments Men to Protect Cultural Heritage in War-Torn Regions" (4 Nov 19)