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Crisis in Iraq 

International Coordination Committee for the Safeguarding of the Cultural Heritage of Iraq

First Cultural Forum for Iraq (26-27 May 2004)
Appeal  (English - Arabic) - Motion (English - Arabic)

War in Iraq and its consequences for Cultural Heritage - Editorial by Mounir Bouchenaki, Assistant Director-General for Culture.

 Legal instruments 

  Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage - 1972
adopted at Paris, 16 November 1972 

  Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Cultural Property - 1970
Signed in Paris, 14 November 1970 

  UNESCO Declaration concerning the Intentional Destruction of Cultural Heritage - 2003
Adopted by the thirty-second session of the UNESCO General Conference, Paris, 17 October 2003 

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