Inside Liberland, the Balkan micronation becoming the first country to be built in the metaverse

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Euronews (English)

What does a strip of abandoned land, a former Czech politician and virtual reality (VR) have in common? The answer is the self-declared Balkan micronation of Liberland. First founded in 2015, it’s poised to further its ambitions of statehood with the development of a brand new metaverse. Liberland will be the first country to be built and inhabited in the virtual world first in anticipation of its realisation in real life. What’s more, world-renowned architectural firm, Zaha Hadid Architects, have been working on a vision for a virtual city that will provide a home for the swelling ranks of th…

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