Showing posts with label looting. Show all posts
Showing posts with label looting. Show all posts

Friday, May 11, 2018

Amid Prince Charles' visit, Greece demands return of Elgin Marbles looted by Brits 200yrs ago

Elgin Marbles looted by Brits 200yrs ago
Hosting Prince Charles and his spouse, the Greek president demanded that the UK return the precious Parthenon Marbles, which were seized in the early 19th century by Thomas Elgin and exhibited in the British Museum since then.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Au moins 18 morts à cause de l'ouragan Harvey, plus de 13 000 personnes secourues

l'ouragan Harvey
L'ouragan Harvey a causé la mort d'au moins 18 personnes dans l'Etat du Texas, annoncent les médias américains mercredi. Rien que dans la ville d'Houston, plus de 13.000 citoyens ont été évacués. Le nombre exact de personnes décédées reste indéterminé. Selon l'agence AP, au moins 18 personnes ont perdu la vie.

Sunday, November 06, 2016

Italian gov't takes emergency measures for quake-hit regions

The Italian government has decided to take emergency measures for the central Italian regions that were struck by strong earthquakes between August 24 and October 30.

EL News