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Court executes man for rape, murder girl
[14 August 2017]
FM meets UN officials
[13 August 2017]
President congratulates Ecuador President
[09 August 2017]
President receives head of EU Delegation to Yemen
[08 August 2017]
Yemen foils attempt to smuggle ancient antiquities
[02 August 2017]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Three Saudi airstrikes hit Marib
[17 August 2017]
Five mercenaries killed in Marib
[17 August 2017]
Army attacks Saudi-paid mercenaries in Shabwah
[17 August 2017]
Saudi airstrikes hit Marib
[17 August 2017]
Artillery targets Saudi-paid mercenaries in Taiz
[17 August 2017]
 
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Report: 49 Yemeni civilians killed in 212 Saudi aggression airstrikes in six days
[05 April 2017]
Roundup: 1107 Saudi airstrikes kill 135 Yemeni civilians in March
[29 March 2017]
Roundup: Saudi kills 15 Yemeni civilians in 112 airstrikes on Yemen in 3 days
[25 March 2017]
Report: Saudi kills 68 in 301 airstrikes on Yemen in 7 days
[23 March 2017]
Roundup: Saudi kills 30 in 235 airstrikes on Yemen in 6 days
[15 March 2017]
 
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UN Chief Security Advisor thanks Yemen Interior Ministry
[15 August 2017]
President congratulates Singapore counterpart on national day
[08 August 2017]
President congratulates Governor-General of Jamaica on National Day
[06 August 2017]
President congratulates President of Macedonia on National Day
[02 August 2017]
President congratulates President of Swiss Confederation
[31 July 2017]
  Local
Nearly 200 pieces of antiquity recovered
[28/July/2009]


SANA'A, July 28 (Saba) - About 200 antique pieces have been recovered since the beginning of 2009, General Organization for Antiquities and Museums (GAAM) said has said.

A source at the GAAM told the GPC-run almotamar.net that the antiquities have been held with smugglers in different outlets, trying to smuggle the pieces abroad.

Most of the antiquities were held by the security authorities in the Sana'a International Airport.

Six suspects, all are Yemenis, are being appeared in courts in connection to smuggling antiquities, according to the source.

The recovered antiquities included statues, archeries and stone panels and others back to before and after Islamic period.

On the other hand, the Authority has managed to buy around 300 pieces of antique from citizens and sent them to the National Museum.

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