The Ministry of Antiquities is taking measures through the UNESCO because “it is a violation of Egypt’s intellectual property and eventually China will remove the fake Sphinx,”  Ashraf Mohi Al-Din, General Manager of Giza Pyramid Plateau, told The Daily Telegraph. The fact that it resembles the world-famous limestone statue and has been erected without permission caused an uproar in Cairo.

WE SAID THIS: Even China is a fan of the Great Sphinx!