Titanic to receive UNESCO protection
Published on April 12th, 2012 | by Admin0
“There are thousands of other shipwrecks that need safeguarding as well… We do not tolerate the plundering of cultural sites on land, and the same should be true for our sunken heritage,” she added.
The 2001 convention only protects vessels that sank more than a century ago.
Story: BBC News | Photo: Wikimedia Commons