Pompeii Wall Collapses After Days Of Heavy Rain At Ancient Site

By Charlotte Alfred

ROME, March 3 (Reuters) – A wall in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii collapsed on Monday, the third piece of the UNESCO world heritage site to crumble since the weekend after days of heavy rain in southern Italy, authorities said.
One of the country’s most popular attractions, Pompeii was preserved under ash from a volcanic eruption in 79 AD and rediscovered in the 18th century. It has become a symbol for decades of mismanagement of Italy’s cultural …read more

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