Protesters slam Layoun's decision to allow destruction of heritage site
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Protesters slam Layoun's decision to allow destruction of heritage site

Beirut : Lebanon | Jun 28, 2012 at 8:28 AM PDT
Source: NOW Lebanon
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Activists on Thursday held a sit-in outside the Culture Ministry near Beirut's Hamra neighborhood to protest Minister Gaby Layoun's decision to axe an ancient Phoenician port in Lebanon's capital from a heritage site list. The National News Agency reported that Layoun removed the site in Beirut's... FULL ARTICLE AT NOW Lebanon
 
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