The Looting of Afganistan

Organised looting of ancient treasures in the remote parts of Northern Afghanistan have been uncovered by archaeologists , according to the BBC.
The looting, which even involves the use of bulldozers , is situated in the ancient Silk Route region of Balkh in northern Afghanistan near the city of Mazar-I-Sharif . The region was home to the Achaemenid  Empire conquered by Alexander the Great in the 4th Century BC.
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