Hobby Lobby fined for buying ancient Iraqi artifacts

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Critics are accusing the owners of an American chain of craft stores of hypocrisy, after they were fined $3m for smuggling ancient artifacts looted from Iraq.

Hobby Lobby said it didn't know the 5,000-year-old clay tablets had been stolen.

Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro reports from Washington.

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