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      |       /  \   *Marseille---| *Belgrade/~)     __*Yalta_\,
     /       |    |~~~~~~~~|     :\    \   |:|:'~\  |_____,|~,-'
     |~~--__ |    |::::::::|__   :|~~~~~*Sofia__:/_-':::::{,~
     |   |  ~~~|~~|::: ::::| *Rome\::   /  `*Istanbul_____{/
     |   |     | *Barcelona-,:    :\----| ::|  |  ,'*Ankara`
     ',  \*Madrid:::|: :::::|~~~~~~~|:::*Athens'~~\  /    |
      |   \    |::::|:::::::|::     |:::::\_-~::::/`~___--\
      ',   \  ,-----|--*Tunis-------'_____/__----~~/::    /
       '_   '\|    *Algiers|~~~|:::::|::::|::::::_/-,~~*Beirut
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                         \/~\      /~~~`---`         |  \
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