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Mali and UNESCO receive symbolic reparation on behalf of international community for destruction of Timbuktu’s mausoleums
Tuesday, 30 March 2021
Almost a decade after the destruction of the mausoleums at Timbuktu, a UNESCO World Heritage site, the International Criminal Court (ICC) has awarded a symbolic one euro to the Government of Mali and UNESCO for the damage suffered by the Malian people and the international community as a whole as a result of the destruction of Timbuktu’s cultural property in 2012. This gesture follows the ...