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Romania’s Rosia Montana mining landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The historic site of Rosia Montana, a site of gold mining dating back to the Roman Empire, has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The site has also...

UNESCO threatens to revoke the status of Stonehenge

UNESCO has warned British authorities that the Stonehenge megalithic structure could lose its World Heritage status. The reason for this is the construction of a car tunnel next to it, according to...

Venice was not included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Venice has not been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Danger. The Italian authorities managed to avoid this by banning the passage of large ships through the historic center of...

UNESCO starts revising World Heritage Lists

UNESCO has decided not to include Australia's Great Barrier Reef on its revised list of World Heritage Sites in Danger. Western media write that the verdict was passed under pressure from the...

A spokeswoman for the British government commented on Liverpool’s exclusion from UNESCO

Regarding the exclusion of Liverpool from the UNESCO World Heritage List, the United Kingdom says it is "extremely disappointed." On Wednesday, Britain expressed serious disappointment after the UN agency for culture, UNESCO, voted...

UNESCO has deprived the English city of Liverpool of World Heritage status

The English city of Liverpool was excluded from the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites because the new buildings undermined the attractiveness of its Victorian docks, making it only the third site...

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