Foreign Affairs Commission; US Senate

date : 1987-04-01
Reference Number : Section 130

Requesting that the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) protect the archaeological site of Tyre.

Directs the Secretary of State to request the Secretary General of the UN to extend the mandate of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon to include protection of Tyre and to seek an order prohibiting the purchase of any artifacts from Tyre by any person associated with the UN

UNESCO; Executive Board; Session 126

date : 1987-06-01
Reference Number : Resolution 126 EX/DR.11

Resolution issuing a "Heritage Alert" in order to sensitize the world public opinion and the local population to the dangers threatening the cultural heritage of Tyre…"

Expresses the hope that the representations to be made by the Lebanese Government to the Secretary-General of the United Nations will contribute to the urgent and effective safeguarding of the archaeological site of Tyre.

UNESCO; Session 24

date : 1987-10-01
Reference Number : N/A

Resolution issuing a "Heritage Alert" in favor of Tyre and announces the launch of a program to stop the process of the site’s general deterioration...

Deplores the fact that the monumental heritage and the traditional his– torical site of the city have been subjected to destruction and alterations during the occupation.

UNESCO; Session 12

date : 1988-12-01
Reference Number : SC-88/CONF.001/13

The representative of Lebanon read a communication received from the Secretary General of the International Association to Save Tyre, requesting technical cooperation under the World Heritage Fund for the rehabilitation of Tyre…”

With a view to obtaining technical co-operation under the World Heritage Fund for the rehabilitation and enhancement of Tyr.