Gallimimus

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Name: Gallimimus
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

18 Stolen Dinosaur Skeletons Returned to Mongolia

A rock slab containing two skeletons of Gallimimus bullatus, a large, ostrich-like dinosaur, which are being returned to Mongolia. by Megan Gannon, News Editor for LiveScience 2014-07-15 20:30:48 UTCMore than 18 dinosaur skeletons illegally taken from ... [Published Mashable - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Dinosaurs Not Ancestors of Birds

For many years, scientists have believed that dinosaurs were the prehistoric ancestors of contemporary birds, but a recently uncovered fossil suggests that this was in fact not the case. The sparrow-sized relic in question, named Scansoriopteryx by its ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Dinosaur skeletons returned to Mongolia

(CNN) -- Dinosaur skeletons illegally smuggled in to the United States have been turned over to the Mongolian government in a repatriation ceremony Thursday.U.S. authorities officially turned over 18 dinosaur skeletons -- including a "nearly complete" ... [Published CNN - Jul 10 2014]

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...special agent in charge of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in New York, said in a statement. "They belong to the people of Mongolia where they will be displayed in their national museum alongside the Bataar ICE repatriated last year. HSI will not allow the illicit greed of some to trump the cultural history of an entire nation."
"This can be seen as best practice of international cooperation to fight organized crime" Och said

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18 Stolen Dinosaur Skeletons Returned to Mongolia [Published Mashable - Jul 15 2014]
Stolen 'Nest of Dinosaurs' Returned to Mongolia [Published LiveScience.com - Jul 14 2014]
Dinosaurs Not Ancestors of Birds [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 12 2014]
Dinosaur skeletons returned to Mongolia [Published CNN - Jul 10 2014]
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Return To Mon... [Published United States Department of Justice - Jul 10 2014]
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