Fire spread quickly through 600-year-old site dating back to Ryukyu kingdom in OkinawaA fire ripped through a historic Japanese castle on the southern island of Okinawa spreading throughout the world heritage site’s complex, local authorities said.Shuri castle is a key part of a complex dating back to the Ryukyu kingdom, and is believed to have been in use from around the 1400s. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/oct/31/japan-shuri-castle-fire-blaze-engulfs-ancient-world-heritage-site
Author : Agence France-Presse
Publish date : 2019-10-31 00:26:58
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