Stolen Cambodian artefacts returned


PHOTO: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY

Cambodian statues on display during a handover ceremony at the National Museum in Phnom Penhon Tuesday. Norwegian private collector Morten Bosterud returned two Cambodian artefacts and nine pieces of artworks to Cambodia. The artefacts were stolen from Cambodian temples in the 1970s.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 22, 2015, with the headline 'Stolen Cambodian artefacts returned'. Print Edition | Subscribe