Thursday, 7 July , 2022

Parthenon Marbles

Parthenon Marbles: Johnson rebuffs Mitsotakis’ request. Despite irresistible offer?

November 16, 2021 The return of the Parthenon Marbles to Greece was one of the key issues Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis intented to discuss with...

PM Mitsotakis formally requests the return of Parthenon Sculptures to Greece

November 12, 2021 Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis during his speech in Paris in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the founding of UNESCO raised the...

« Le British Museum n’a jamais acquis les marbres du Parthénon...

La ministre grecque de la Culture juge que Boris Johnson n’est pas au fait « des nouvelles données historiques » concernant ces sculptures. Par Simon Cherner Mar.16, 2021 La...

Greece Hits Back at Boris Johnson Over the Parthenon Marbles

By Tasos Kokkinidis March 12, 2021 Greece responded on Friday to Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson, who had earlier ruled out the return of...

How to Mix Fact and Fiction

By William Mallinson Athens, 15 October 2020 On 5 October, ekathimerini.com published an article by a Denis MacShane, né Josef Denis Matyjaszek, which can compete with...

How the Parthenon Lost Its Marbles

In 1801 a British nobleman stripped the Parthenon of many of its sculptures and took them to England. Controversy over their acquisition by the...

The sane move is to give Greece back its Elgin marbles

How would we feel if Big Ben were permanently transplanted to Athens? By Sarah Baxter February 23 2020 An occupying army has laid waste to London and...

Acropolis and the British “cultural” piracy

Did England commit fraud to keep the Parthenon Sculptures? 2/27/2020 For the last two centuries, the British Museum in London has claimed ownership of the...

Pékin souhaite le retour à Athènes des frises du Parthénon exposée...

Lors d’une visite d’État en Grèce, le président Xi Jinping a expliqué sa position en soulignant qu’il réclame également le retour de nombreuses œuvres...

Chinese president Xi express full support for Return of Parthenon Marbles

November 12, 2019 “Not only do I agree with the return of the Parthenon Sculptures but you will also have our support,” Chinese President Xi...