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Culture, Heritage & Tourism
2021 Jul 25 Sun, 01:51:42 pm

Five new sites in Arab, Europe regions inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

VIENNA, 25th July, 2021 (WAM) -- The World Heritage Committee yesterday inscribed five cultural sites, including one transnational property, in Saudi Arabia, Austria, Belgium, Czechia, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on UNESCO’s World Heritage List during its 44th session held online and chaired from Fuzhou (China). The first site is Ḥimā Cultural Area in Saudi Arabia which contains a substantial collection of rock art images depicting hunting, fauna, flora and lifestyles in a cultural continuity of 7,000 years. The...