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U.S. returns stolen 16th-cent. tapestry to Spain

Washington, Apr 17 (EFE).- U.S. authorities on Wednesday returned to Spain a 16th-century tapestry that was stolen in 1979 from the San Vicente Martir Cathedral in the northeastern village of Roda de Isabena. "This is a happy ending after 34 years," said the general director of cultural assets at the Education, Culture and Sports Ministry, Jesus Prieto de Pedro, at a ceremony held at the residence of Spain's ambassador to Washington, Ramon Gil-Casares.
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