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This undated photo provided by Ralph White shows the bow of the Titanic at rest

Wreck of Titanic to be protected by UNESCO

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PARIS (AP) — The remains of the Titanic, under water for almost a century, are to fall under United Nations protection.

UNESCO, the U.N. cultural and scientific agency, says the wreck of the famed ship will fall under a 2001 convention on protecting underwater cultural heritage on the 100th anniversary of its sinking.

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