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winning stage

Publishing isbn 1-59858-180-5 page 92 quote "Frantz, André Leducq and Victor Fontan, who were in that winning stage 17 break, were exactly tied in time. Today the judges would go back to the time trial and look at the fractions-of-a-second differences. If that doesn't resolve the tie, then a look at placings solves the problem. The Tour didn't have rules to take care of ties, so 3 Yellow Jerseys were awarded." In 1931, the situation occurred for the second time, when


family international

family, international dignitaries. Letizia also attended foreign royalty gatherings in Luxembourg and the Netherlands, for the silver wedding anniversary of The Grand Duke (Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg) and Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg), as well as the 40th birthday celebrations of The Prince of Orange (Willem-Alexander, Prince of Orange). Excluded entities * Sovereign Military Order of Malta is a non-state sovereignty


modern research

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including+extremely

, in the canton of Mersch (Mersch (canton)). Establishment To get to the Netherlands, the armies and travellers of the 16th century had to overcome many obstacles including extremely high mountain passes, large rivers, deep forests, and roadways filled with criminals. Therefore, it was necessary to find a route that would go around these barriers, for safer and easier travel, and the Spanish Road proved to be the answer. Parts of the road were already in use, but it was Philip II


song including

;epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu" Voting controversy All participating countries sent two jury members to Lugano to vote secretly on the songs, except for Luxembourg whose jury members could not make it to Lugano. The voting system at this Contest allowed juries to vote for any competing song, including those of their own country. Additionally, the Swiss jury was allowed by the EBU to vote on behalf of the Luxembourg delegation. This is a system which was not repeated, and is believed by some Commons:Category:Luxembourg Dmoz:Regional Europe Luxembourg Wikipedia:Luxembourg


team featuring

and politics. * '''Lithuania''' - Antanas Valionis (2000-2006) * '''Luxembourg''' - Lydie Polfer (1999-2004) * '''Republic of Macedonia''' - European record thumb right 300px A public mural in Belfast depicting Linfield's contribution to the Northern Ireland football team, featuring Tommy Dickson (Image:Ireland-Linfield Mural.jpg), Joe Bambrick and Elisha Scott As Northern Ireland's most dominant club side, Linfield have been regular campaigners in European


traditional interpretation

, Jenna Harrison as Clara, Jonathan Pryce as Schoonmaker, and Matthew Goode as Casper. This version was a more traditional interpretation, presenting Cinderella as a more sympathetic heroine (coining the name "Cinderella" when she begins helping


iconic sculptures

is rather a bypass road (Bypass (road)), it connects Asslar with Wetzlar-Dalheim. Between Wetzlar and Limburg (B49) the federal route is currently being expanded from one lane to two in each direction. Commons:Category:Luxembourg Dmoz:Regional Europe Luxembourg Wikipedia:Luxembourg


giving military

price for Scarlet date 28 November 2008 work Reuters publisher Forbes accessdate 2009-05-24 Kessler, p. 211 -- Kennedy also argued strongly against giving military and economic aid to the United Kingdom. "Democracy is finished


community main

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Luxembourg

'''Luxembourg''' (

As a representative democracy with a constitutional monarch (constitutional monarchy), it is headed by a grand duke, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and is the world's only remaining grand duchy. Luxembourg is a developed country, with an advanced economy and the world's second highest GDP (PPP) per capita (List of countries by GDP (PPP) per capita) (after Qatar), according to the World Bank. Its central location has historically made it of great strategic importance to numerous powers, dating back to its founding as a Roman (Roman Empire) fortress (Fortification), its hosting of a vital Frankish (Kingdom of the Franks) castle during the Early Middle Ages, and its role as a bastion for the Spanish Road between 16th and 17th centuries.

Luxembourg is a member of the European Union, NATO, OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development), the United Nations, and Benelux, reflecting its political consensus in favour of economic (economic integration), political, and military integration. The city of Luxembourg (Luxembourg (city)), which is the capital (capital city) and largest city, is the seat of several institutions and agencies of the EU. On 18 October 2012, Luxembourg was elected to a temporary seat on the United Nations Security Council for the first time in its history. The country served on the Security Council from 1 January 2013 until 31 December 2014. http: www.wort.lu en politics un-asselborn-s-final-security-council-meeting-54943bcb0c88b46a8ce49a8d Reflecting its geographic position, Luxembourg's culture is a fusion of Romanic (Romance language) and Germanic (Germanic languages) Europe, integrating customs of each. Accordingly, Luxembourg is a trilingual (multilingualism) country: Luxembourgish (Luxembourgish language), French (French language) and German (German language) are official languages. Although a secular state, Luxembourg is predominantly Roman Catholic.

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