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WHC Suspends Istanbul Session
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WHC Suspends Istanbul Session

The UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee early Saturday announced the suspension of its 40th session in Istanbul amid reports of a coup attempt in Turkey. “On behalf of the host country, please be informed that the session of the World Heritage Committee is suspended until further notice,” it said in a statement published on its website on Saturday. “A review of the situation will be communicated as soon as possible,” the statement added.

 

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