A Dutch court threw out a suit filed by a group of Chinese villagers calling for the return of a Buddha statue they say was stolen from their local temple. Photo: AP

Dutch court rejects Chinese villagers claim to have their Buddha mummy returned

  • Village residents have been battling for several years for return of statue that contains remains of monk who died 1,000 years ago
  • Court in Amsterdam District Court rules community group cannot be considered a legal entity, and is therefore inadmissible
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A Dutch court threw out a suit filed by a group of Chinese villagers calling for the return of a Buddha statue they say was stolen from their local temple. Photo: AP
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