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Strasbourg to hold Georgian alphabet exhibition

The exhibition titled "living culture of three writing systems" will open in the Council of Europe's building in Strasbourg on January 24. The exhibition will last for week, Sputnik Georgia reported. The …

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Israel to join US in quitting Unesco

Israel has said it will join the US in pulling out of the UN's cultural organisation Unesco, after US officials cited "anti-Israel bias", BBC reports. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the …

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Kremlin regrets US decision to quit UNESCO

Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that the United States’ withdrawal from UNESCO was sad news, TASS reports. "Sad news," the Kremlin spokesman told reporters. Earlier on …

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US withdraws from Unesco

The United States has withdrawn from Unesco over what it claims is the organisation's "continuing anti-Israel bias". The State Department announced its intention to withdraw from the UN's cultural, scientific and …

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Lola Karimova to resign as UNESCO ambassador

The second daughter of Uzbek president Islam Karimov, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, will step down soon as Uzbekistan’s representative at UNESCO. Karimova-Tillyaeva said at a conference on Uzbekistan’s …

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