The United Nations’ cultural agency is calling on governments to remember that cultural sites Online Cigarettes Store USA are not targets.
President Donald Trump has recently tweeted that the United States would bomb Iranian cultural sites if Tehran retaliates for the America's recent killing of a top Iranian general.
UNESCO’s director-general, Audrey Azoulay, says both the U.S.and Iran have ratified treaties protecting cultural sites during war. She met with the Iranian ambassador to the Paris-based organization on Monday.
Targeting cultural sites is a war crime under the 1954 Hague Convention for the protection of cultural sites.
Iran is home to two dozen UNESCO World Heritage Sites. They include the ancient ruins of Persepolis, the grand mosque Cheap Newport Cigarettes Online Sale of Isfahan, and the Golestan Palace in Tehran, where the last shah to rule Iran was crowned in 1967.British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is putting some distance between London and Washington over President Donald Trump’s threat to bomb Iranian cultural sites.
Trump's warning came as Tehran has vowed to retaliate for a recent U.S. airstrike that killed Iran's top military commander.
James Slack, Johnson’s official spokesman, told reporters during a briefing Monday that: “There are international conventions Newport box 100s cigarettes in place that prevent the destruction of cultural heritage."