UNESCO World Heritage sites include cultural and natural locations that span more than 160 countries and territories.
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Dutch archaeologists said on Wednesday they have unearthed a Roman canal and road near ancient military camps that were this week listed on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage sites.
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Chile’s Chinchorro mummies, the oldest in the world to have been purposefully preserved by humans, were added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List on Tuesday.
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A sixth site in Saudi Arabia has been added to UNESCO’s world heritage list, the UN organisation announced on Saturday.
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Battered by the wind and swell for 400 years and nicknamed the “king of lighthouses”, France’s Cordouan beacon on Saturday won recognition from UNESCO.
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