Monthly Archives: September 2015

Unforgettable days in Cortona

The time I have spent in Cortona, Italy, is unforgettable. I was invited by Mayor Francesca because the town of Cortona decided to confer on me the award of Man of the Year. I was accompanied in my trip by a group of Egyptians, including Emad, the head of the Egyptian Tourist Authority in Rome,…
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Zahi Hawass launches petition to save the statue of Sekhemka

Zahi Hawass has launched an international petition to save the statue of Sekhemka, a masterpiece of ancient Egyptian art sold by the Northampton Borough Council to an unknown buyer at an auction at Christie's in London. Trading in antiquities is a cultural crime. It is an unforgivable act that should never be committed by a…
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