Losses may not be so bad

Old Blog Import

Seems that most of the damage at the museum was in the offices. However, many priceless antiquities have been lost — just not as many as initially reported.

Even though many irreplaceable antiquities were looted from the National Museum of Iraq during the chaotic fall of Baghdad last month, museum officials and American investigators now say the losses seem to be less severe than originally thought.

NY Times via Yahoo News