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News China » Shaanxi: China sends experts to repair terracotta warrior statue in U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.ecns.cn/2018/02-20/292956.shtml
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The cultural relics authority of northwest China's Shaanxi Province will send two experts to repair a terracotta warrior statue whose thumb was stolen by a member of the public while on display at a Philadelphia museum last year. The provincial cultural ...

News China » Shaanxi: China demands ‘severe punishment’ for man who stole thumb from terracotta warrior

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-nz/news/world/china-wants-e2-80-98severe-punishment-for-warrior-statue-thumb-thief/ar-BBJlf0G
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

China wants “severe punishment” for the Philadelphia man ... statue being displayed at the Franklin Institute pic.twitter.com/ZwzRrSq8V2 Wu runs the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage Promotion Centre, which loaned 10 statues to the Franklin Institute for ...

News China » Shaanxi: China angered by theft of Terracotta Warrior's thumb

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5411621/China-angered-theft-Terracotta-Warriors-thumb.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

the 8,000-strong Terracotta Army is one of China's most important archaeological discoveries, and considered a symbol of ancient Chinese artistic and military sophistication. A major tourist attraction in Xian, capital of the northern province of Shaanxi ...

News China » Shaanxi: Fairs held at main scenic spots in NW China to greet Spring Festival

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/20/c_136987104.htm
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

People queue to buy churros, typical Spanish donut, at a Spring Festival Fair in Xi'an, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Feb. 19, 2018. Fairs were held at main scenic spots in Xi'an City to celebrate Spring Festival. (Xinhua/Shao Rui)

News China » Shaanxi: China urges US to get tough on man who stole thumb from US$4.5 million terracotta warrior on display in a Philadelphia museum

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2133707/china-urges-us-get-tough-man-who-stole-thumb-us45
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The 10 statues, which have been on show in Philadelphia since September, are part of a clay army of about 8,000 soldiers, charioteers and horses unearthed in Xian, capital of northwestern China’s Shaanxi province. Found in the tomb of China’s first ...

News China » Shaanxi: China furious after American 'steals terracotta warrior's thumb' at museum

News channel or source: http://www.euronews.com/2018/02/19/china-furious-after-american-steals-terracotta-warrior-s-thumb-at-museum
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

He added that the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage Promotion Centre would be sending ... The terracotta army is a group of life-sized statues depicting the armies of the first Emperor of China that were buried with him in 210 BCE. It is often heralded as one ...

News China » Shaanxi: China to impose annual fishing ban in Yellow River from 2018: Xinhua

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-fishery-yellow-river/china-to-impose-annual-fishing-ban-in-yellow-river-from-2018-xinhua-idUSKCN1G308L
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

China has introduced annual fishing ban in the Yangtze River ... including the provinces of Gansu, Inner Mongolia, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Henan and Shandong. In recent years, some regions, such as Ningxia and Gansu, have introduced fishing bans in ...

News China » Shaanxi: Outrage in China After an American Man Stole a Finger From an Ancient Terra-cotta Warrior Statue

News channel or source: http://time.com/5166178/china-philadelphia-terracotta-warrior-theft/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The works came from one of China’s most important archaeological finds. An official at the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage Promotion Center, which loans the statues out, called for a harsh punishment, the Times reports. “We call on the American side to ...

News China » Shaanxi: China furious over terracotta thumb theft

News channel or source: http://www.theweek.co.uk/91760/china-furious-over-terracotta-thumb-theft
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

China has called for “severe punishment” for an American ... “We ask that the US severely punish the perpetrator,” said Wu Haiyun, the director of the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage Promotion Centre, which loans out the warriors.

News China » Shaanxi: China wants US man 'severely punished' after thumb stolen from ancient Terracotta warrior

News channel or source: http://www.thejournal.ie/china-punish-terracotta-3861392-Feb2018/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A major tourist attraction in Xian, capital of the northern province of Shaanxi, it has been a UNESCO world heritage ... But a few were more circumspect in their disapproval, recalling China’s destruction of its own heritage. “Who will be held ...