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On February 5, 2021, the Department of State published in the Federal Register a notice [Public Notice: 11346] of receipt on November 9, 2020, of a request for cultural property protection from the Government of the Republic of Albania, under Article 9 of the 1970 UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property. Albania’s request seeks US import restrictions on archaeological and ethnological material representing Albania’s cultural patrimony. A public summary of Albania’s request and information about US implementation of the 1970 UNESCO Convention will be available at the Cultural Heritage Center web site.