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Egyptian Antiquities Chief Resigns

03/03/2011 04:44 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Zahi Hawass, Egypt's powerful and controversial antiquities chief, resigned on Thursday along with the prime minister, after posting on his Web site for the first time a list of dozens of sites that have been looted since the beginning of the uprising that led to the fall of President Hosni Mubarak.

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