Yale to return all Machu Picchu pieces, says Foreign Affairs minister

March 9th, 2011

Foreign Affairs minister Jose Antonio Garcia Belaunde rejected claims by Congressman Yonhy Lescano that Peru will receive from Yale University only 20 percent of the thousands of archaeological pieces removed from Machu Picchu between 1912-16. Lescano has said he came across documents from the National Institute of Culture (INC) and a foreign affairs ministry commission […]

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