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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rome

 

http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roma

[...] VATICAN CITY IS AN INDEPENDENT COUNTRY WITHIN THE CITY BOUNDARIES OF ROME, THE ONLY EXISTING EXAMPLE OF A COUNTRY WITHIN A CITY.

 

[...] ROME IS ONE OF THE OLDEST CONTINUOUSLY OCCUPIED CITIES IN EUROPE.

 

[...] IN THE ANCIENT WORLD IT WAS SUCCESSIVELY

THE CAPITAL CITY OF THE ROMAN KINGDOM, THE ROMAN REPUBLIC AND THE ROMAN EMPIRE, AND IS REGARDED

AS ONE OF THE BIRTHPLACES OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION.