This is part of the Peace walls in Belfast, which are a series of barriers that separate Catholic and Protestant neighborhoods.They are to minimize inter-communal violence between Catholics and Protestants.The first barriers were built in 1969 after the riots and "The Troubles" and meant as temporary structures, but due to their effective nature they have become wider, longer and more permanent. Originally few in number, they have multiplied over the years and in total stretch over 13 miles.
Visitors to Dublin in Ireland may be amused by the strange comic nicknames given by the populace to some of the city's statues and other monuments. They might also be struck by controversies that have arisen over some statues in Dublin and the disapp
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