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Ancient Chinese treasures found at Newark Airport

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Several ancient treasures worth hundreds of thousands of dollars were discovered at Newark Airport being snuck into the country.

Customs officers found five Chinese treasures.

They range from 1,500 to 2,000 years old.

The US has been working with the Chinese since 2009 to track down stolen antiquities.

The US will return these ancient treasures worth $250,000 to China.

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