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Talks on Plain of Jars as heritage site

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Laos will hold talks with Unesco in June about listing the Plain of Jars as a World Heritage Site. 

The Plain of Jars in northern Laos will be nominated by the Lao government to be a World Heritage Site after Luang Prabang and Vat Phu. (Photo by Peerawat Jariyasombat)

The Australian-sponsored meeting is to prepare the work to nominate the site in Xieng Khuang province to the UN agency, including development plans for the area, deputy director-general of the Lao Heritage Department Viengkeo Souksavatdy told the Vientiane Times.

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