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Libyan Newswire

UN envoy to Libya says protecting cultural heritage means protecting Libyan identity.

Tripoli, Lana - Head of the UNSMIL "Martin Kobler" , on Friday , called for necessity to protect the historical and cultural heritages of Libya. Kobler in a tweet , on his personal account on twitter , said that protecting cultural heritage , means protecting the Libyan identity. UNISCO on Thursday , had decided to put five Libyan archaeological and cultural sites , on the list of the endangered world heritage sites , and in its decision said that military operations are the "great danger" on the Libyan archaeological treasures. The listed sites in Libya , included the old city in Ghadamis , archaeological site in Sosa city , and the monuments in Sabrata and Leptis cities on the western coast of the country.

Source: Libyan News Agency