How an Ancient Statue Sparked a Global Legal Battle

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How an Ancient Statue Sparked a Global Legal Battle

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In 1981 an armed militia stole a 2,400-year-old statue of a bull’s head from a castle on the Mediterranean coast of Lebanon. Then it disappeared for more than a decade.

According to U.S. prosecutors, that artifact has now reemerged in New York, where it’s at the center of a legal battle. Having crisscrossed borders and passed through the hands…

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