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!


"Don’t Trust the Taliban With Afghanistan’s Cultural Preservation" (29 Jul 19)

"3D printing helps cultural heritage destroyed by Islamic State roar back to life" (29 Jul 19)

"3-D printing recreates ancient sculpture destroyed by ISIS" (29 Jul 19)

"On World Heritage Day, explore historic sites in 3D" (19 Apr 19)

"Notre-Dame de Paris" (18 Apr 19)

"London Book Fair: Rebuilding the University of Mosul Library" (20 Mar 19)

"Ancient artefacts looted from Iraq are finally returned home" (16 Mar 19)

"Algeria museum vandalised during protests: ministry" (16 Mar 19)

"Yemen Asks U.S. for Help to Curb Smuggling of Looted Ancient Artifacts" (8 Mar 19)

"FBI Seizes Stolen Artifacts and Thousands of Bones From Indiana Home" (7 Mar 19)

"FBI Seeks to Identify Rightful Owners in Cultural Artifacts Case" (4 Mar 19)