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September 2017    Download the Entire Issue (PDF) Vol. 32, No. 9   RSS Feed for Undercurrent Issues
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Hands off those Underwater Mediterranean Treasures

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Civilization around the Mediterranean has been around for longer than you think, and in places the seabed is littered with evidence of that. However, authorities are very protective of their antiquities, so don't think whatever you discover diving might be there for the taking.

Witness the plight of a British tourist who thought little of the handful of old coins he found among sand and rocks while snorkeling until he was arrested on August 21st at a Turkish airport on his way home. Paramedic Toby Robyns, 52, could face up to five years in a Turkish prison if convicted of trying to take artifacts out of the country....


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