Ayutthaya under threat of delisting by Unesco

Ayutthaya under threat of delisting by Unesco - Bangkok Post, January 16, 2008
...Untidiness around the historical site and poor city planning has triggered concern among relevant agencies that the site would no longer meet the standards set for it to retain its status.
Tharapong Sirsuchart, Unesco's secretary for the International Council on Monuments and Sites (Icomos) in Thailand, played down the concern, saying that the overall condition of the site was still good.
But, he said, the Unesco experts might issue a ''warning'' to the government over poor management of the heritage site's surrounding area...
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