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Honour for Kyrgyzstan mountain

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The United Nations cultural organisation, Unesco, has designated Suleiman Mountain in Kyrgyzstan as a new World Heritage site.

The mountain is a dominating feature in the city of Osh and has long been the place of pilgrimage for Muslims from all over central Asia.

Rayhan Demytrie reports.

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