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US takes steps to revert to UN cultural body; renounce anti-Palestinian senatorial law – Middle East Monitor

United States to join United Nations cultural agency UNESCO, four years after former President Donald Trump withdrew the country over accusations of anti-Israel bias, sources said in Congress and diplomatic. Reuters. The United States provided one-fifth of the funding for the Paris-based agency, but Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, stopped paying …

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Flooring project begins at historic Tabriz bazaar

TEHRAN – A flooring project is underway at the Amir Shomali covered passage of the UNESCO-listed Tabriz Bazaar in the northwest of the province of East Azerbaijan. To preserve, strengthen and redevelop the covered passages of the historic bazaar, the project is being carried out in collaboration with traders, said …

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