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Activists fight to preserve Beirut’s Roman heritage

Activists fight to preserve Beirut’s Roman heritage
Beirut

From the BBC: “Lebanese activists are resisting a government decision to allow construction of luxury homes over nearly 2,000-year-old ruins believed to be from a 1st Century Roman chariot racing hippodrome.”

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