Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Italy to unblock millions to save Pompeii

Two thousand years after it was preserved in volcanic ash - the ancient Roman city of Pompeii is crumbling away. The Italian government is meeting to discuss the problem, given added urgency by a series of new problems over the last few days, caused by heavy rain. Al Jazeera's Claudio Lavanga travelled to Pompeii to see the extent of the recent damage.