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Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Egypt returns coins, paper securities to Iraq, China

Egypt returned antique coins and paper securities to Iraq and China that were smuggled into the country, Al Arabiya reports. 44 Iraqi coins date back to the eras of King Faisal I, King Faisal II, and King Ghazi I were returned, in addition to 13 Chinese paper securities — some which date back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), according to Chinanews.com. A ceremony was held at the Egyptian Museum, where the Antiquities Ministry handed them over to officials from the two nations’ embassies

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