The level of offenses against archaeological and heritage resources, one year after implementation of the new Palestinian antiquities law

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2020-05-30
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Al-Houdalieh, Salah Hussein
Jamal, Hasan S.
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This article analyzes the cases related to offenses against cultural heritage property registered by the public prosecution courts throughout the West Bank, focusing on those registered during the first year after the new antiquities law took effect. The article presents some information on the global phenomenon of antiquities looting and the trafficking in antiquities; among others.
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New Palestinian Antiquities Law, antiquities looting
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