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Director of UNESCO Iraq accompanied by the UNESCO team met with the Governor of Dohuk

Mr. Paolo Fontani, Director of UNESCO Iraq accompanied by the UNESCO team met with the Governor of Dohuk Mr. Farhad Atrushi.

The meeting focused on the restoration of the historic Amadiya city which is located in Duhok Governorate.

The history of the city of Amadiya goes back as far as ancient Assyria. It’s perched on a mesa or a plateau, formerly only accessible by a narrow stairway cut into the rock.