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Britain lends headless god to Russia provoking Greek fury

Published on: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:05:42 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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LONDON/ATHENS (Reuters) - A British museum spirited one of the world's most hotly disputed artistic masterpieces to Russia for a loan on Friday, causing an outcry in Greece, which says the priceless 2,500-year-old statue was looted from Athens and must be returned.

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