Afghanistan

A Rogue Taliban Governor Has Been Digging Beneath the Ruins of the Bamiyan Buddhas, Chasing a Rumor of Buried Treasure; Rebecca Anne Proctor; Artnet

Photo: Marco Di Lauro

Scholars have asked UNESCO to intervene after a Taliban minister began digging for treasure underneath the ruins of the Bamiyan Buddhas.

Source: A Rogue Taliban Governor Has Been Digging Beneath the Ruins of the Bamiyan Buddhas, Chasing a Rumor of Buried Treasure | Artnet News

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