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Monfalcone (Friulian: Monfalcon; Slovene: Tržič) is a city in northern Italy. Monfalcone is in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia Region. About 30,000 people live there. About 30% in 2023 were foreign nationals, mostly Bangladeshi Muslims.

The mayor has opposed proposals to build a mosque in the town.

There is a large shipyard where cruise ships are built. [1]

It is the northernmost port city on the Mediterranean Sea.

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  1. "The Italian town where tensions are flaring over migrant workers". Retrieved 2024-02-06.