Greece protests Elgin Marbles sculpture loan to Russia

Visitors look at the sculpture of the Greek river god Ilissos at the State Hermitage Museum on December 5, 2014 in St. PetersburgLondon (AFP) – Greece on Friday blasted the British Museum’s unprecedented loan of one of the Elgin Marbles — Greek sculptures also known as the Parthenon Marbles that Athens wants returned to Greece — to a Russian museum.

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