Archaeologists Say Iraq Antiquities Still Unprotected

After much of Iraq's antiquities were looted following the U.S.-led invasion in the spring of 2003, not much has changed. Archeological sites and museums are still largely unprotected. That's the word from the American Institute of Archaeology that just concluded its annual convention in Boston. David Darcy reports.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: