A skeleton of a Plesiosaurus, an extinct marine reptile can be seen in Sea Life aquarium in Berlin, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. ( Jens Kalaene/dpa via AP)
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Geologists in Morocco Tuesday denounced the planned auction of a 66-million-year-old marine dinosaur skeleton in Paris and demanded that the remains be repatriated.The skeleton is set for auction on March 7 at the Drouot auction house in Paris.The Association for the Protection of the Geological Heritage of Morocco (APPGM) on Tuesday criticized the planned auction, saying the skeleton was a "unique patrimonial treasure".The skeleton, which Drouot says is 75-percent complete, will be on display at the Paris auction house from March 4-7 .The Moroccan authorities have not commented publicly on the subject.
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