UNESCO Chief Warns of 'Cultural Cleansing' in War Zones

July 03, 2015 11:37 AM
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The head of the United Nations cultural organization says the loss of ancient artifacts destroyed by militants in Iraq and Syria has long-term implications for security and peace in the region. The official spoke in London, and VOA's Al Pessin reports.