Afghanistan

World Heritage site Bamiyan artifacts pillaged amid Afghan turmoil; Kyodo News

Photo: Wakil Kohsar

It is believed that miscreants took advantage of the confusion that followed the Taliban’s takeover of area in the first half of August to loot the artifacts, according to local residents and Japanese archaeologists whose warehouse was also targeted.

Source: World Heritage site Bamiyan artifacts pillaged amid Afghan turmoil

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