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In March 2014, the peninsula of Crimea controversially voted to leave the Ukraine and become part of Russia (which swiftly obliged). In a surprise move, another part of Europe - also surrounded by much water - took part in an unofficial online poll to announce its interest in floating away from its parent country.

Which former city-state is this?

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This day last year: Q.909

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