San Marino

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special treatment

) team Australia . ******You've overlooked an important distinction - I treat all articles equally, and single out no particular class of article for special treatment. Every article I've voted to delete has failed to prove it is worthy to be here. Every article I've voted to keep, I have done so on its merits. To me, no article is inherently notable, and each has to be individually meritous, be they schools, battleships, or Simpsons episodes. Inherent notability is being used as a crutch


ancient+independent

powers of collective head of state, and its chairman was often called "president" in the West (Western World). Political failures Politically, however, this was not a successful papacy among the secular powers of Europe. When the attempt of papal forces to take over the ancient independent Republic of San Marino failed, Clement XII disavowed the arbitrary action of his legate, Cardinal Alberoni, in seizing San Marino, and restored its independence. He was also rebuffed in Papal claims over the Duchies of Parma (Duchy of Parma) and Piacenza. Political failures Politically, however, this was not a successful papacy among the secular powers of Europe. When the attempt of papal forces to take over the ancient independent Republic of San Marino failed, Clement XII disavowed the arbitrary action of his legate, Cardinal Alberoni, in seizing San Marino, and restored its independence. He was also rebuffed in Papal claims over the Duchies of Parma (Duchy of Parma) and Piacenza. In some countries, like Switzerland and San Marino, the head of state is not a single person but a committee (council) of several persons holding that office. The Roman Republic had two consuls, appointed for a year. San Marino is the only surviving Italian city-state. Like Andorra, Liechtenstein and Monaco, it appears an anachronism, a reminder of the times when Europe — particularly Germany, Italy and the Pyrenees — was made up of tiny political units, sometimes extending no further than a cannon could fire from a city’s walls. Along with Vatican City and Lesotho it is one of the three states surrounded by a single other country. San Marino proudly asserts its independence and various treaties of friendship have been signed with Italy since the latter’s unification. San Marino is located in Southern Europe, an enclave (landlocked) in central Italy, which it borders for 39 km. The smallest independent state by area in Europe after Vatican (Vatican City) and Monaco, San Marino is dominated by the Apennines (Apennine Mountains). Located at Wikipedia:San Marino Commons:Category:San Marino Dmoz:Regional Europe San Marino


featured+aggressive

' capacities of 926 cc and 955 cc respectively. This combined with a striking new bodywork that featured aggressive lines. It was later replaced by the 996 and 998 (Ducati 998) with similar design but revised engines and even more power. De Cet, p. 90. "But who could forget 1994 when Ducati stunned the world with the amazing 916? It was another Ducati-inspired revolution in the high-performance sports motorcycle category. With the 916, technology and style, performance and symmetry reached maximum levels. ... From the worlds most prestigious bike magazines, the 916 received the title 'Motorcycle of the year' and many other well-deserved compliments." Guggenheim, p. 379. "Other features introduced on the 916 included a single-sided swing arm, patented adjustable steering, an exhaust system with twin mufflers exiting just underneath the seat, and one of the most distinctive styling jobs ever seen on two wheels." '''Fabio Berardi''' (born May 26, 1959 in Borgo Maggiore, San Marino) is a Sammarinese politician. Wikipedia:San Marino Commons:Category:San Marino Dmoz:Regional Europe San Marino


quot member

of the heights on which the city-state stood. By 19 September, the city was isolated and fell to the Allies (Battle of San Marino) with relatively little cost. Orgill, pp. 140–141. Three miles (5 km) beyond San Marino lay the Marecchia valley running across the 8th Army line of advance and running to the sea at Rimini. There are, as of October 2010, 38 Contracting States to the EPC, also called member states of the European Patent Organisation: ref name "member"


based football

. It is currently used mostly for football (football (soccer)) matches. It is the national stadium of San Marino, and is also used by the club San Marino Calcio, which plays in the Italian (Italy) football league. The Stadio Olimpico was also used by Serravalle based football club A.C. Juvenes Dogana for its home games in the Italian league, until the side withdrew to concentrate only on the Sanmarinese Championship. The Stadio Olimpico is an all-seater stadium and has a maximum


scientific publications

Europe - - San Marino ref name "SanMarino" >


game featuring

; Gameplay This is a racing game featuring courses set in England, France, San Marino and Spain. Players can compete head-to-head up to a maximum of eight when four cabinets are linked together. The European Pitch and Putt Association (EPPA) was founded at a meeting in Dublin in 1999 by representatives from Ireland, Great Britain, Catalonia, France, the Netherlands and Italy


style performance

and style, performance and symmetry reached maximum levels. ... From the worlds most prestigious bike magazines, the 916 received the title 'Motorcycle of the year' and many other well-deserved compliments." Guggenheim, p. 379. "Other features introduced on the 916 included a single-sided swing arm, patented adjustable steering, an exhaust system with twin mufflers exiting just underneath the seat, and one of the most distinctive styling jobs ever


style+speed

Brown1 Brown, p. 148. "...Cagiva quit grand prix racing amid rumors of financial trouble. ... Those problems would cause the delayed arrival of the bike that was the undoubted star of 1994. Ducati's 916 combined style, speed, and poise to stunning effect. Designed by former Bimota co-founder Massimo Tamburini and his small team at the Cagiva Research Center in San Marino, the 916 was a uniquely beautiful motorbike, from its sharp nose to the exhaust tailpipes poking beneath the seat."


big news

''' was admired because of its new design and outstanding technical features. Walker, p. 202. "The really big news for 1994, however, was the arrival of the ground-breaking 916. This machine's engine size matched its code number and had been achieved by increasing the stroke of the 888 from 64 to 66 mm. ... This was the work of Massimo Tamburini, who has been described as one of the greatest motorcycle designers of the late 20th century -- and with good cause

San Marino

'''San Marino''', officially the '''Republic of San Marino''' with an estimated population of about 32,000 with its capital (capital city) being the City of San Marino and its largest city being Dogana. San Marino has the smallest population of all the members of the Council of Europe.

San Marino claims to be the oldest surviving sovereign state and constitutional republic in the world, as the continuation of the monastic community founded on 3 September 301, by stonecutter Marinus (Saint Marinus) of Arbe (Rab). Legend has it that Marinus left Rab, then the Roman colony of Arba, in 257 when the future emperor, Diocletian, issued a decree calling for the reconstruction of the city walls of Rimini, which had been destroyed by Liburnian (Liburnians) pirates.

San Marino is governed by the ''Leges Statutae Republicae Sancti Marini (Constitution of San Marino)'', a series of six books written in Latin in the late 16th century, that dictate the country’s political system, among other matters. The country is considered to have the earliest written governing documents (constitution) still in effect.

The country's economy mainly relies on finance, industry, services and tourism. It is one of the wealthiest countries in the world in terms of GDP (per capita) (List of countries by GDP (PPP) per capita), with a figure comparable to the most developed European regions. San Marino is considered to have a highly stable economy, with one of the lowest unemployment rates in Europe, no national debt and a budget surplus. It is the only country with more vehicles than people (List of countries by vehicles per capita).

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