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States Parties with properties out of 195
In Danger
Year Name of the property Country Type Region Property (ha) ID
1980 Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad DZ C ARB 150 102
1989 Archaeological Site of Olympia GR C EUR 106 517
1996 Castel del Monte IT C EUR 3 398
1997 Archaeological Area of Agrigento IT C EUR 934 831
1997 Villa Romana del Casale IT C EUR 9 832
2002 Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily) IT C EUR 113 1024
2005 Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica IT C EUR 898 1200
2013 Mount Etna IT N EUR 19,237 1427
2015 Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalú and Monreale IT C EUR 6 1487
Category of property

Cultural Natural Mixed

Property inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger

Cultural Natural Mixed


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