800px-St Peter's Square, Vatican City - April 2007

Vatican City

Vatican City is a landlocked sovereign city-state whose territory consists of a walled enclave within the city of Rome, Italy. It has an area of approximately 44 hectares (110 acres) and a population of just over 800. This makes Vatican City the smallest independent state in the world by both area and population.

Vatican City was destroyed when St. Peter's Basilica came crashing down killing entire masses of people in prayer including the Pope and the Italian Prime Minister.