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BBC: Borsch soup in Ukraine added to Unesco endangered heritage list

Ukrainians have long campaigned for international recognition of borsch as part of the country's cultural heritage

Alys Davies
Saturday, 02 July 2022 14:15

The UN's cultural agency has added the cooking of borsch - a soup usually made with beetroot and potatoes - in Ukraine to its list of endangered intangible cultural heritage.

Unesco said the war in Ukraine had "threatened" the cooking of borsch.

"Victory in the war for borsch is ours!" Ukraine's Culture Minister Oleksandr Tkachenko said.

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