(MENAFN)Wars has affected the history of Europe dramatically, especially the disturbing events of both the First and Second World Wars which still play a huge part in the continent's make up today.
But some residents are still facing a much older and largely forgotten conflicts because of living between Spain and France.
For example; 1,700 citizens live in the village of Llivia, which is officially part of Spain, and is administered by the regional government of Girona.
However; since November 7, 1659, the little part of Spain has been completely surrounded by France. Llivia somewhat lies inside France and is cut off from the rest of the Spanish nation by five kilometres of French territory.