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Greece seeks return of Parthenon Marbles amid restoration project

Greece has made the return of the Parthenon Marbles from the British Museum in London one of its top priorities.

Greece has made the return of the Parthenon Marbles from the British Museum in London one of its top priorities.

In the meantime, a restoration project is under way to undo the damage done to the building, when a British aristocrat removed the sculptures in the early 19th century.

Al Jazeera’s John Psaropoulos reports from Athens.