Recent archaeological excavations conducted in the Aegean region indicate Judaism's existence since the early 4th century B. Sardis (Sart, near Salihli) contains the remains of one of the oldest synagogues dating back to 220 B. which provides a fine structural and archaeological example of this place of worship.Remains of another ancient settlement belonging to the Jewish people was unearthed during excavations conducted along the Aegean and Black Sea Coasts.

Pakistan ratified the convention on 23 July 1976, making its historical sites eligible for inclusion on the list.

Since then, UNESCO has designated six sites in Pakistan as World Heritage Sites and eighteen sites are on the tentative list.

The first sites to be inducted in the list were Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro, Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol, and Taxila, all three of which were inscribed as places of cultural significance in 1980.

In 1981 two other sites, Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore and Historical Monuments at Makli, were inscribed.

The property encompasses the area of the city that resulted from various phases of planning between 18, as well as the indigenous unplanned neighbourhoods of Arbate Asmera and Abbashawel.

It is an exceptional example of early modernist urbanism at the beginning of the 20th century and its application in an African context.

The Anatolian peninsula, spanning on two continents, forms a natural land bridge between Europe and Asia.

Due to its unique position, Anatolia has been the destination for numerous immigrants, many of them leaving the indelible mark of their cultural heritage during their settlement in this area, now known as Türkiye (Turkey).

Russian Federation Criteria: (ii)(iv) The Assumption Cathedral is located in the town-island of Sviyazhsk and is part of the monastery of the same name.