Iraq waits for Sunday's eagerly

Saturday 09-07-2016








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Twilight News / meets the World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization "UNESCO" on Sunday in the Turkish city of Istanbul to hold its 40th, where the Committee will consider the nominations record 29 new sites on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site, ranging from the fossils of 350 million-year-old down to the work of the architect and civil planned French-Swiss Le Corbusier.
Iraq hopes the inclusion of an ancient marsh areas and the effects on the World Heritage list.
She drew the newspaper "Hurriyet" Turkish At the beginning of self - reported on its website today Sbt- that in preparation for hosting this important event, stressed Turkey 's security measures after the attack on the Istanbul airport earlier that killed 47 people. The
newspaper pointed out that, Although there is currently no claim of responsibility for the attack, but that Ankara carried the organization "Daash", which was badly damaged World Heritage sites such as the ancient city of Palmyra and Aleppo Citadel in Syria, the attack 's responsibility.
the newspaper quoted the Director - General of UNESCO, Bulgarian Irina Bokova, to say: "what happened in Syria and Iraq as well as in Mali and Afghanistan was too shocking even to prepare lists of UNESCO process has become of great political importance."
earlier this year, the dawn of "Daash" old Temple of Nabu in Iraq. In 2012 in Mali jihadists blew nine tombs and part of the famous Sidi Yahya mosque in Timbuktu. In Afghanistan , theTaliban destroyed the Buddha statue giant in the city of Bamiyan in 2001.
She explained the Turkish newspaper that the Heritage Committee also will review the case of48 sites listed currently within the sites "at risk."
The back French architect group nomination - Swiss Le Corbusier after it refused in 2009 and 2011 raises but modified form, and includes a file that poses France 17 locations in seven countries, including France, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Argentina, Japan and India in order to highlight the global dimension of the work of Charles Edouard Jeanneret Jerry known as Le Corbusier.
as nominated Brazilian Oscar Nameyer work, capital , Brasilia designer, suggests his country inclusion Banmbolia complex , a recreation center was designed in 1940 on an artificial lake in Belo Horizonte.
in the same vein, the United States wants the inclusion of the work of the architect of modern Frank Lloyd Wright , but that the file has not received an opinion stimulator of the Committee of experts.
and facilitates the inclusion of a site to the list , which includes 1031 locations in 163 countries, the allocation of financial aid to save it and lead to an increase in tourist visits.