Turkish agency reviews developing archaeological sites in Ghadames

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Turkish agency reviews developing archaeological sites in Ghadames

April 17, 2021 - 07:04
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Members from the Ghadames Municipal Council and representatives from the culture and heritage sector in the city have reached an agreement with the Turkish Agency for Cooperation and Coordination to conduct development and maintenance work to some tourist attractions in the Old City of Ghadames.

The Municipal Council of Ghadames said in a statement that the sites include the museum and some dilapidated facilities in the Old City that were erected in the Ottoman era.

The head of the Turkish delegation and representative of the agency in Tripoli, Ghayath al-Din Qartibah expressed his pleasure at the visit to Ghadames and his full readiness to transfer these ideas and proposals to the Turkish state for implementation.

The municipal council gave a visual presentation of some of the targeted projects and offered the Turkish delegation traditional gifts that express the city's heritage and identity.