About '1,000 Relics' Stolen During Egypt Uprising





Many items, including artifacts from the famous King Tutankhamun collection, were targeted by thieves.

The inventory of all the items that were stolen during the uprising and the weeks of unrest that followed will be given to UNESCO, the UN cultural agency, Hawass said.

The tomb of Hetep-ka at Saqqara and the tomb of Em-pi at Giza as well as the Egyptian museum in Cairo, which houses most of the King Tutankhamen collection, were among the places targeted by thieves, he added....



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