Illicit antiquities trade on Facebook appears to have the greatest reach in the Middle East and North Africa, according to experts monitoring the trafficking of historical artifacts.

Looting Concerns Prompt Facebook to Ban Historical Artifact Sales
Active looting of a mosaic in situ offered by a user listed in Gharyan, Libya. Screenshot courtesy of the ATHAR Project, retrieved via Artnet.
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.