[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]Deputy foreign calls to prevent the sale of stolen "national wealth."
Deputy Foreign Minister Rihan Hanna on Sunday called on the new foreign minister to act urgently and effectively to prevent the sale of traces that fled outside Iraq during the occupation of an oppressive organization.
Rehan said in a statement that the move in this direction is by instructing the Iraqi embassies and consulates in the countries where the effects are sold to act immediately and prevent this disaster before it occurs.
"I call on the Minister of Foreign Affairs to start his ministerial program with an important and effective step in preventing the sale of Iraqi antiquities, especially in the era of the Assyrians and the Babylonian civilization, in addition to the Christian monuments that are unfortunate and painful to be smuggled and offered for sale abroad. Iraqi museums in the province of Nineveh during the black era of the occupation of Nineveh of the organization calling.
Rehan stressed that the Iraqi antiquities "a huge national treasure priceless must be protected and returned to Iraq as a sacred national heritage of the history of Iraq and its civilization that preceded the countries of the world and human."