'Blood Antiquities' Looted from War-Torn Yemen Bring in $1 Million at Auction | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

'Blood Antiquities' Looted from War-Torn Yemen Bring in $1 Million at Auction

At least 100 artifacts from Yemen have been successfully sold at auction for an estimated $1 million in the U.S., Europe and the United Arab Emirates since 2011, according to a Live Science investigation into the country's so-called "blood antiquities."

The artifacts include ancient inscriptions, statues, coins and manuscripts from the Middle Ages, Live Science found after analyzing auction records.

Some of the artifacts have detailed provenance information that suggests they were taken out of the country decades ago, while others have little or no provenance information, raising the question of whether they were recently stolen or looted.

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