A Mound Near Novorossiysk Digged Out By "Black Archeologists"

Traces of barbaric destruction of the archeological memorial – an ancient burial mound were discovered not far from the Raevskaya village, near Novorossiysk. Experts of the committee of cultural and architectural memorial preservation found out, that from December 2001 to March 2002 the unknown criminals had been partially digging the mound and reached the grave itself. The “Black Archeologists” were seeking precious adornments, arms. The remnants of bones and shattered skulls were scattered near the pits. A criminal case was started in the AMD of Primorskiy region of Novorossiysk city by the fact of damaging the history-cultural values. According to yuga.ru it is the second criminal case, related to the looting of ancient burial places.

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