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Southern European island country consisting of an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea. Wikipedia
First inhabited in around 5900 BC. The first inhabitants were farmers, and their agricultural methods degraded the soil until the islands became uninhabitable. The islands were repopulated in around 3850 BC by a civilization which at its peak built the Megalithic Temples, which today are among the oldest surviving buildings in the world. Wikipedia
Sicilians or the Sicilian people (Siciliani in Italian, Neapolitan and Sicilian, or also Siculi in Italian ) are a Romance and Southern Italian ethnic group who are indigenous to the Italian island of Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, as well as the largest and most populous of the autonomous regions of Italy. First populated beginning in the Paleolithic and Neolithic periods. Wikipedia
- With a density of 424 people per square kilometre, it would be the second most densely populated country in the European Union after Malta.
- Around 15% of Slovenians can speak Italian, which is (according to the Eurobarometer pool) the third-highest percentage in the European Union, after Italy and Malta.
- In the countries of the EU, English is the most widely spoken foreign language in nineteen of the twenty-five member states where it is not an official language (that is, the countries other than Ireland and Malta).
- In 2013, the Maltese president described the Mediterranean Sea as a "cemetery" due to the large number of migrants who drowned there after their boats capsized.
- Malta was considered an island of Northwest Africa for centuries, but now it is considered to be part of Europe as well.
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