artnet News | Amah-Rose Abrams:
Swiss prosecutors have revealed that they discovered looted artifacts, including objects from Palmyra in Syria, as well as from Yemen and Libya, stored at the Geneva Freeport in 2013.
According to Swiss authorities the items traveled from Qatar to Switzerland and were then deposited in the Geneva Freeport in 2009-10. It was years later, in 2013, that suspicions as to the origin of the objects were first raised during a customs inspection, according to AFP… Read more
Image: The Geneva Museum of Art and History (Source)