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Kosovo: “Beyond monuments and heritage, it is memory and cultural identity that are being destroyed” declares Director-General of UNESCO 

The Director-General of UNESCO, Koïchiro Matsuura, today expressed his great concern over the events of the past few days in Kosovo and the surrounding region, which have provoked the loss of numerous human lives and damaged cultural and religious heritage. 

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Publication Date 22 Mar 2004
Press Release No. 2004-27
Author(s) Office of the Spokeswoman

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