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Artifacts indigenous to Balochistan’s Mehrgarh area have been recovered by Italian police in Rome according to a statement issued by the provincial government on Wednesday. Officials in Pakistan say the province’s political landscape has jeopardised safety of its antiquities as sufficient security measures are not being taken by authorities. Mehrgarh, located in Bolan district, is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. Historians claim it is at least eight thousand years old.
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