Egypt's devastating museum looting of 1,000 artifacts is the latest casualty amid turmoil

  • by: AYA BATRAWY , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 19, 2013 - 4:30 PM

CAIRO — As violent clashes roiled Egypt, looters made away with a prized 3,500-year-old limestone statue, ancient beaded jewelry and more than 1,000 other artifacts in the biggest theft to hit an Egyptian museum in living memory.

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