Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP
Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP
Italy

Venice avoids designation as ‘Unesco heritage site in danger’ at meeting in China

  • Venice was able to avoid the classification by banning the passage of large cruise ships through parts of the lagoon
  • The responsible committee of Unesco made the decision on Thursday at its ongoing 44th session in the Chinese city of Fuzhou

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Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP
Venice has avoided being classed as a Unesco World Heritage Site in danger. Photo: AP
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