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The divided Piazza Transalpina
with EU external borderline (in 2000)

Italy............................. Slovenia
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Within the Project "Celebration Rocket - Spremembazione IV", which thematized Gorizia's/Nova Gorica's 1000th Anniversary, a second EU-Outerborderline Badminton© took place. Again the significant and sensitive point in the city was selected: the Piazza Transalpina, where the border has divided the city since 1947. At the square in front of the train station (now serving the Slovenian Trainline) the external European Union border is manifested - almost cynically - by a flimsy 2 meter-high metal gardenfence, transposing Slovenia and Italy into incidental neighbours, and mocking the persistent fears and resultant limitations......................... >>

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