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KAS rules to keep medieval repairs of Acropolis' northern fortifications

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... survivng ancient fortifications on the north wall of the Athens Acropolis and the medieval-era repairs that were added to this during the 14th century, ...
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Greece's Central Archaeological Council (KAS) has opted to preserve both the survivng ancient fortifications on the north wall of the Athens Acropolis and the medieval-era repairs that were added to this during the 14th century, in a decision reached on Wednesday. The issue was first discussed by the council last month, when a proposal to remove the medieval repairs and reconstruct  the classical-era fortifications met with strong objections. The disagreement was resolved by a decision that KAS archaeologists should examine the particular section of the wall themselves before reaching a decision. The visit to the Acropolis took place a few days earlier and a recommendation was made to preserve and restore both the older part of the wall ...
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Italy earthquake: TV crew captures exact moment 14th century collapses church while ...

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A TV news crew captured the moment a 14th century church suddenly collapsed following a series of earthquakes that rocked Italy. The journalists ...
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A TV news crew captured the moment a 14th century church suddenly collapsed following a series of earthquakes that rocked Italy. The journalists from Italian state broadcaster RAI were recording footage of the devastation when the remains of the quake-damaged church caved in. The San Salvatore church came tumbling down during the second earthquake that hit the village of Campi di Norcia in Italy's Marche region. As the church collapsed the news crew and emergency workers were sent scrambling for cover amid a wall of dust. Reuters The San Salvatore church had been damaged in a powerful earthquake in August Reuters The late 14th century church's remains came tumbling down after another tremor Alamy This is what the church in Campi di Norci...
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Samurai heroes featured at museum

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... said the armor and weapons were purchased by Smith prior to 1896 when the museum first opened, some dating back to the 14th and 15th century.
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Samurai heroes featured at museumG. Michael Dobbsnews@thereminder.comSPRINGFIELD – The heroes born in the Pioneer Valley – the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – will be the subject of an exhibition at the Springfield Museums that will combine original comic book art with vintage Japanese prints and selections of ancient Japanese armor and weapons....Read More
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VIDEO: Shocking moment 15th century church collapses on live TV as earthquakes hit Italy

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A 15th century church collapses on live television as central Italy is hit by a series of earthquakes. Share. Email. Go To. Comments ...
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Published 27/10/2016 | 13:04 Share VIDEO: Shocking moment 15th century church collapses on live TV as earthquakes hit Italy Independent.ie http://www.independent.ie/videos/world-news/video-shocking-moment-15th-century-church-collapses-on-live-tv-as-earthquakes-hit-italy-35166677.html http://www.independent.ie/videos/article35166710.ece/15d49/AUTOCROP/h342/2712560-1477569889657989.jpg A 15th century church collapses on live television as central Italy is hit by a series of earthquakes.
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Video: Church collapses on live TV as earthquakes hit Italy

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A 15th century church collapses on live television as central Italy is hit by a series of earthquakes. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. Go To.
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Published 27/10/2016 Share Video: Church collapses on live TV as earthquakes hit Italy BelfastTelegraph.co.uk http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/video-news/video-church-collapses-on-live-tv-as-earthquakes-hit-italy-35166667.html http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/video-news/article35166687.ece/f4ca0/AUTOCROP/h342/2712555-1477569101934319.jpg A 15th century church collapses on live television as central Italy is hit by a series of earthquakes.
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Italy earthquake: TV crew captures exact moment 14th century church collapses while ...

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A TV news crew captured the moment a 14th century church suddenly collapsed following a series of earthquakes that rocked Italy. The journalists ...
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A TV news crew captured the moment a 14th century church suddenly collapsed following a series of earthquakes that rocked Italy. The journalists from Italian state broadcaster RAI were recording footage of the devastation when the remains of the quake-damaged church caved in. The San Salvatore church came tumbling down during the second earthquake that hit the village of Campi di Norcia in Italy's Marche region. As the church collapsed the news crew and emergency workers were sent scrambling for cover amid a wall of dust. Reuters The San Salvatore church had been damaged in a powerful earthquake in August Reuters The late 14th century church's remains came tumbling down after another tremor Alamy This is what the church in Campi di Norci...
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15th century church collapses live on Italian television

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The Italian state broadcaster RAI has caught the moment a 15th century church collapsed after a series of earthquakes rocked Italy. Video: Reuters ...
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COMMENTARY: 1492, then and now

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In the 15th century, a Spanish queen used fear-of-the-other to manipulate her subjects even as today a candidate uses fear-of-the-other to obtain the ...
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When I am interviewed by radio hosts, television broadcasters and newspaper reporters during this election season or appear before audiences, I am often prompted to compare the search for votes by a candidate for president of the United States today with the appeals to fear and bigotry by Spain’s inquisitors and queen in 1492.Christopher Columbus went to Spain to seek royal backing for his voyage of discovery and arrived in a country obsessed by a bloody Inquisition. Spain’s Christians were at war with Spain’s Moslems, and its queen, in an effort to finance the war, arrested, tortured and burned at the stake thousands of Christianized Jews on the ground they were not sufficiently faithful, then expelled surviving Jews.After the inquisito...
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Une église du XIIe siècle s'effondre en direct

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A church of the 12th century collapses live
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Une église du XIIe siècle s'effondre en direct. Après les deux secousses de 5,5 et 6,1 qui ont ébranlé mercredi soir le centre de l'Italie, plusieurs ...
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A church of the 12th century collapses live. After two tremors 5.5 and 6.1 which shook on Wednesday the Italy Center, several...
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La nuit a ?t? marqu?e par une s?rie de fortes r?pliques apr?s les deux secousses de 5,5 et 6,1 mercredi soir dans le centre de l'Italie, mais les secours ne d?ploraient dans l'imm?diat que des bless?s l?gers et d'importants d?g?ts mat?riels. La ville d'Amatrice avant/apr?sLes s?ismes qui ont meurtri l'Italie Dans la nuit et sous la pluie, la protection civile a pris en charge des centaines de personnes chass?es de chez elles par le s?isme, m?me si beaucoup d'autres ont pr?f?r? rester dans leur voiture, paniqu?es par les secousses allant jusqu'? 4,6 qui se sont succ?d?. ?Les d?g?ts sont importants, mais pour l'instant aucune op?ration de recherche et de secours n'est engag?e sur les ?croulements?, a pr?cis? la protection civile dans un co...
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The night? t? marked? e by a s? series of strong r? applied apr? s the two tremors of 5.5 and 6.1 on Wednesday evening in the center of the Italy, but paramedics don't d? ploraient in the imm? diat as a bless? s l? gers and important d? g? Matt ts? riels. The town of Amatrice front/apr? s sLes? ISMs that have bruised the Italy in the night and in the rain, emergency preparedness has taken care of hundreds of people chass? are from their homes by the s? ISM, m? me if many others have pr? f? r? stay in their car, panicked? by the tremors going up? 4.6 who are successful? d?. ? The d? g? ts are important, but for the moment no op? ration of search and rescue is engaged? e on the? croulements?, a pr? cis? civil protection in a co...
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Séisme en Italie: Une église du XVe siècle s'effondre en direct

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Earthquake in Italy: A 15th-century Church collapses live
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Les secours commençaient jeudi d'évaluer les dommages liés aux deux secousses de la veille et de prendre en charge la population traumatisée.
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The rescue began Thursday to assess damages related to the two jolts from the night before and take over the traumatized population.
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La nuit a ?t? marqu?e par une s?rie de fortes r?pliques apr?s les deux secousses de 5,5 et 6,1 mercredi soir dans le centre de l'Italie, mais les secours ne d?ploraient dans l'imm?diat que des bless?s l?gers et d'importants d?g?ts mat?riels. La ville d'Amatrice avant/apr?sLes s?ismes qui ont meurtri l'Italie Dans la nuit et sous la pluie, la protection civile a pris en charge des centaines de personnes chass?es de chez elles par le s?isme, m?me si beaucoup d'autres ont pr?f?r? rester dans leur voiture, paniqu?es par les secousses allant jusqu'? 4,6 qui se sont succ?d?. ?Les d?g?ts sont importants, mais pour l'instant aucune op?ration de recherche et de secours n'est engag?e sur les ?croulements?, a pr?cis? la protection civile dans un co...
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The night? t? marked? e by a s? series of strong r? applied apr? s the two tremors of 5.5 and 6.1 on Wednesday evening in the center of the Italy, but paramedics don't d? ploraient in the imm? diat as a bless? s l? gers and important d? g? Matt ts? riels. The town of Amatrice front/apr? s sLes? ISMs that have bruised the Italy in the night and in the rain, emergency preparedness has taken care of hundreds of people chass? are from their homes by the s? ISM, m? me if many others have pr? f? r? stay in their car, panicked? by the tremors going up? 4.6 who are successful? d?. ? The d? g? ts are important, but for the moment no op? ration of search and rescue is engaged? e on the? croulements?, a pr? cis? civil protection in a co...
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