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  1. Course on Promoting People-Centred Approaches: Engaging Communities...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | World Heritage Centre News

    A Regional Course will take place in the Lake Ohrid region between 4 and 13 October 2016. This Course on Promoting People-Centred Approaches aims at providing heritage practitioners with the necessary tools to engaging communities in the conservation of natural and cultural heritage.

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  2. Home of the Hittites awaits visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The ancient capital of the Hittite civilization, known as Hattusha, is the only ancient city on both the UNESCO World Heritage List and the Memory of the World Register, as well being Turkey's first national excavation field, and offers visitors an opportunity to experience some monumental structures. One of Turkey's most important tourism centers, the Central Anatolian province of A orum is home to the cultural heritage of one of the first Anatolian civilizations, the Hattis, and the Hittite civilization.

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  3. Magnificent Macedonia is one of Europe's undiscovered holiday highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    It may be landlocked, but there's plenty of history, food and fun to be had on the water in this great Balkan country It's barely nine in the morning, but at the waterfront caf on the shores of the sparkling, crystal-clear Lake Ohrid, the owner is recommending I try a bowl of traditional fish stew - for breakfast. I'm spending a week in Macedonia and have already encountered baked snails, giant flaky pastries and huge sausages at random mealtimes, so by this point I just shrug and say, 'When in Macedonia' - fully expecting a hearty dish of heads and fins. 14 comments

  4. Archaeology season opens in AntalyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Archaeological excavations in the southern province of Antalya will start this month in 15 different spots, including ancient cities, caves and mounds. Antalya was home to the ancient cities of Lycia and Pamphylia, which include traces from the Paleolithic age.

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  5. Climate Change Threatens World HeritageRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Climate change is rapidly becoming one of the most significant risks for World Heritage sites, according to a report issued today in this capital. "We need to understand, monitor and better address the threat of climate change on these sites," Mechtild Rossler, director of the UNESCO World Heritage Center, said.

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  6. Zdravo Skopje! New Marriott hotel opens in Macedonia's capital.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | 4 Hoteliers

    Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International, has opened its first hotel in Macedonia, the Skopje Marriott Hotel, situated on Macedonia Square, in the heart of the city's business and cultural district, the new hotel has been expertly designed to offer the very best in comfort and style. Each of the 164 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, including the luxurious Presidential Suite, offer a combination of traditional architecture and modern interior design.

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  7. 'Mayan city discovery' by Canadian teen hit with skepticismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | SFGate

    CIRCA 1900: Mexico - Yucatan - Mayan archeological site of Uxmal . The ruins of the ancient capital of Xiu.

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  8. New Marriott Hotel Opens In Macedonia's CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International, has opened its first hotel in Macedonia, the Skopje Marriott Hotel . Situated on Macedonia Square, in the heart of the city's business and cultural district, the new hotel has been expertly designed to offer the very best in comfort and style.

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  9. EU and UNESCO to initiate new world heritage routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Slovak Spectator

    A wooden church in LeA tiny is one of the sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List. A new UNESCO project called 'European World Heritage Routes' aims to increase tourists' interest in cultural sites - also in Slovakia - by the end of 2017, the TASR newswire learnt from the Slovak Commission for UNESCO on April 28. In addition, the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, is set to travel to Slovakia on May 5-8 to meet constitutional officials and visit some UNESCO sites in central and eastern Slovakia.

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  10. Spotlight: Escape, stranded, waiting -- stuck refugees along Balkan route expect way outRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Nedal Alsheikh Ali and his family had been stuck at a refugee transition center in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia for several days. According to the 20-year-old Syrian guy, the borders connecting FYROM and Serbia had been sealed for refugees, which meant that his family cannot continue to travel northward to a European Union country where they want to apply for asylum.

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  11. Visitors coming to Troy, despite travel fears: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The ancient city of Troy, located in Tevfikiye village in the northwestern province of Canakkale and placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1998, is one of the most popular sites for tourists visiting the region. The ancient city received 480,418 local and foreign tourists last year.

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  12. Churches of Diyarbakir also expropriatedRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Groong

    Churches of Diyarbakir also expropriated Uygar Gültekin 03.28.2016 CHURCHES Surp Giragos Church, the largest Armenian church in Middle East, is among the places in Sur province of Diyarbakir that are expropriated by the decision of the cabinet. With the same decision, Assyrian, Chaldean and Protestant churches are also expropriated.

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  13. Churches Of Diyarbakir Also ExpropriatedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Groong

    CHURCHES OF DIYARBAKIR ALSO EXPROPRIATED Uygar Gultekin 03.28.2016CHURCHES Surp Giragos Church, the largest Armenian church in Middle East, is among the places in Sur province of Diyarbakir that are expropriated by the decision of the cabinet. With the same decision, Syriac, Chaldean and Protestant churches are also expropriated.

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  14. Mother Teresa to be saint on Sept 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | ANSA.it

    Vatican City, March 14 - Pope Francis announced on Tuesday that Mother Teresa will be canonized on September 4, 2016, the anniversary of the missionary nun's death in 1997. He made the announcement during a consistory.

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  15. The Balkanisation of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    As foreign policy experts list their problems for 2016, the Balkans never gets a mention. That's strange, as the region is the microcosm of all the differing conflicts in Europe, and even further afield.

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  16. Mother Teresa miracle approved, sainthood set for SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Gazette

    Mother Teresa of Calcutta, shown with an Indian child, worked to help sick and homeless victims in the cyclone-ravaged Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. She said her Missionaries of Charity nuns have "all the experience necessary to work in this disaster area because of previous efforts during floods."

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  17. Pope Francis approves Mother Teresa for sainthoodRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | USA Today

    Mother Teresa, who died in 1997, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize after dedicating her life to working on behalf of the poor. Pope Francis approves Mother Teresa for sainthood Mother Teresa, who died in 1997, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize after dedicating her life to working on behalf of the poor.

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  18. Migrants Stranded in Greece Try to Break into MacedoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Sofia News Agency

    Macedonian police officers guard the border line as migrants and refugees wait for permission to cross the border from Greece into Macedonia, near Gevegelija, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, 25 November 2015. EPA/BGNES Migrants tried on Thursday to break into Macedonia from Greece , defying the tougher border restrictions imposed by the Macedonian authorities last week, newswires reported.

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  19. Macedonia Will Let in Only Migrants Who Will Be Accepted in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Sofia News Agency

    Migrants, who were barred from crossing the border, stand in front of police cordon during a protest near Gevegelija, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, 23 November 2015. EPA/BGNES Macedonia will do whatever is needed to prevent unauthorized crossing of its borders, the country's Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki has said.

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  20. Prepare yourself for an exciting Travel Adventure to LithuaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The thrill and excitement of exploring a new location is something we all dream about. What's equally important to the budget-conscious world traveler is that these destinations offer the most value for the money.

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