UNESCO: Nativity Church heritage site in ‚Palestine‘

30.06.2012                      10.Tammus. 5772                      Chukat

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UNESCO: Nativity Church heritage site in 'Palestine'

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The Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem on Friday became the first World Heritage Site to be listed under the name of Palestine.
Its approval, by a 13 to 6 vote with two abstentions, marks the second victory in less than a year for the Palestinian Authority’s pursuit of unilateral statehood at the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization….