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7 fossils dating back 170M years seized in Turkey

Anadolu Agency VISIT TURKEY
Published April 05,2021

Turkish security forces in southern Kilis province on Monday confiscated seven fossils believed to be dating back to Mesozoic times.

Acting on a tip off, local gendarmerie units stopped a suspected vehicle and found the seven fossils believed to be 170 million-year-old, and two other natural stones, according to a statement.

A suspect, identified only by the initials M.T., was rounded up at the scene.