PA makes 2nd push for UNESCO site bid

29.06.2012                      09.Tammus. 5772

Diplomatie:

PA makes 2nd push for UNESCO site bid

PA needs approval of two thirds of UN World Heritage C'tee states present at time of the vote to secure passage.

The Palestinian Authority was hopeful Thursday night that it had secured enough support to ensure that the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem will be registered under the name of Palestine as a World Heritage Site when the matter is voted upon this weekend in St. Petersburg, Russia….