Dutch Unearth Roman Canal, Road Near UNESCO Heritage Sites

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.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/dutch-unearth-roman-canal-road-near-unesco-heritage-sites-2497318

Rock Art Hima Added As Saudi Arabia’s 6th UNESCO World Heritage Site

A sixth site in Saudi Arabia has been added to UNESCO’s world heritage list, the UN organisation announced on Saturday.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/rock-art-hima-added-as-saudi-arabias-sixth-unesco-world-heritage-site-2493888

France’s “King Of Lighthouses” Wins UNESCO Heritage Listing

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.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/frances-king-of-lighthouses-wins-unesco-heritage-listing-2493924

Australia races against time to avoid an ‘in danger’ rating at UNESCO vote

The Australian government and a United Nations body are facing off this week over whether the Great Barrier Reef is “in danger” of losing its “outstanding universal value.”4RwKEGUfOGk

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