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Museum of Iraq Moving Forward

After the campaign for raising awareness on the looting of the National Museum of Iraq, there is some hope about the recovering of such a marvellous museum, The Baghdad Museum, which has been sealed with concrete, is to be reopened

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Rare Look Inside Baghdad Museum

(See related news from minute 2.44) Article by: Cara Buckley at The New York Times (December 12, 2007) BAGHDAD — For a few brief hours Tuesday, three dozen spectators — journalists, local politicians and their guards — gathered at the

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Museum of Iraq for the International Museums Day

To celebrate the International Museum Day, at lamusediffuse we have started a new Flickr group called Museum of Iraq 2.0 Our goal is sharing photos on Sumerian, Assyrian, Babylonian, Mesopotamia or Iraqi art, artifacts and cultural heritage disseminated in collections

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>Important Dates for Museum Lovers

> Just some reminders, Since April 10, a Candle Light Vigil to remember the looting of the National Museum of Iraq is taking place in different parts of the world. Check SAFE’s website to see where is going to be

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>What People Say… about the National Museum of Iraq: Raising Awareness on that Shameful Looting to the Humankind

> What people say about the National Museum of Iraq in Baghdad is certainly not enough. The shame that the looting of Iraq Museum in Baghdad meant to the so called “civilization” is nothing in comparison with its irreversible loss,

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