A town in south-east Luxembourg
Schengen is a small wine-making village and commune in far south-eastern Luxembourg, near the tripoint where the borders of Germany, France, and Luxembourg meet. Other villages within the commune include Remerschen and Wintrange. As of 2005, the village has a population of 1527 with an area of 10.63 km². The largest settlement with the commune of Schengen is Remerschen after which the commune used to be named. The name of the commune was changed in 2006 to take advantage of the Schengen's name recognition after the signing of the Schengen Agreement there in 1985. Schengen Castle dates from 1390 but was almost completely rebuilt in the 19th century. It is now a hotel and conference centre.
The numerical value of SCHENGEN in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of SCHENGEN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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The halt to Schengen for a few days is holding them up here but Italy isn't their destination.
If nobody sticks to the law, then Schengen is in danger. That's why we urgently need European solutions.
A suspension of Schengen would undermine the functioning of the single market, hurting cross-border trade, transport and tourism.
The situation is not yet so that we can be content. Every day we see the pictures from Greece -- we have to get back to the Schengen system.
That has nothing to do with protection of external borders. Restoring borders between two Schengen countries will destroy the common market.
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