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View from Slovak side of Maria Valeria bridge on Danube river between
Slovakia's Sturovo and Hungary's Esztergon visited by thousands of
people at the opening day on Thursday October 11,2001.The bridge had
been destroyed by retreating NAZI army in World War II and is seen as a
symbol of warming ties between the two countries. TO MATCH FTR
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