Archeological sites suffered looting amidst antigovernment protest in Egypt.
While protesters rallied, looters plundered.
Zahi Hawass, Antiques Minister of Egypt had assured priceless holdings
were safe; new announcements by Hawass claim tombs in Saqqara and Abusir
as well as storage facilities in Saqqara, the Cairo University among
others were broken into. A committee to be formed to compile a list of
Coverage in the New York Times.