Release Of A Mediterranean Flavour
NICOSIA, 2 June 2009 -
The Opening Ceremony of the 2009 GSSE was met with
extensive and even flattering compliments by the
visiting media on the island.
French-speaking newspaper La Voix's praise of the event
was especially noteworthy. In today's edition, which
features a six-page spread on the opening ceremony, the
front page features a picture of the Luxembourg team
parading at the ceremony under the title "The ball at
The opening ceremony of
the 2009 GSSE is also the top story in the San Marino
newspaper, Lo Sportivo whilst the Times of Malta ran the
headline "Stunning start to GSSE".
"Time for the small states of Europe to compare their
strengths," said Liechtenstein’s Vaterland.
Andorra's Bondia was
more poetic in its main title saying, "The release of a