Palestine Joins the Ranks of the Repatriators

Posted on April 13, 2009


images3Palestine has asked the Royal Ontario Museum of Canada to cancel a six-month exhibition of the Dead Sea Scrolls, arguing that Israel stole the scrolls and they should be repatriated to Palestine.    Not bad timing, considering all the delightful things Zahi Hawass said about Jewish people recently.

Hat tip to the Illicit Cultural Property Blog, covering the subject here.