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|name              = Kingdom of New Byzantium
 
|name              = Kingdom of New Byzantium
|image1            = [[File:Kingdom_of_New_Byzantium_flag.png|100px]] Flag
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|image1            = [[File:Kingdom of New Byzantium Flag.png|100px]] Flag
|image2            = [[File:Safe_image_-_Αντίγραφο_(3).png|84px]]<br>Coat of arms
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|image2            = [[File:Kingdom of New Byzantium CoA.jpg|84px]]<br>Coat of arms
|motto              = The King of Kings reigns the city of Kings  
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|motto              = The King of Kings Reigns the City of Kings  
 
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ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΕΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΟΥΣΑΝ
 
ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΕΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΟΥΣΑΝ
 
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|location          = Some area in Hellas (Greece)  
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|location          = Same area in Hellas (Greece)  
|capital            = Nova Roma
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|capital            = New Rome
 
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|languages          = Hellenic (Greek)
 
|languages          = Hellenic (Greek)
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|religions          = Orthodox Christian
|demonym            =Byzantine  
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|demonym            = Byzantine  
 
|government        = Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy
 
|government        = Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy
 
|head of government = King
 
|head of government = King
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|established        = 1 May 2019
 
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|languages_other = English|date_format = |year_start = 2013}}
 
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==Government & Politics==
 
==Government & Politics==
The government of the Kingdom is Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy. The head of the state is the King. The King is elected by  the Royal Elective Synod (R.E.S). The R.E.S consists 9 Despots (''despótēs'''','''"lords",greek Δεσπότης''). The legislative and administrative authority is the King and the Chancellery of the State. The head of the Chancellery is the Chancellor of the State. The chancellery includes the foreign secretariat , the interior and justice secretariat, the expansion secretariat and finally one royal representative. The Chancellery of State is been elected by the people and appointed by the King.
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The government of the Kingdom is Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy. The head of the state is the King. The King is elected by  the Royal Elective Synod (R.E.S). The R.E.S consists 9 Despots (''despótēs'<nowiki/>''','''"lords",greek Δεσπότης''). The legislative and administrative authority is the King and the Chancellery of the State. The head of the Chancellery is the Chancellor of the State. The chancellery includes the foreign secretariat , the interior and justice secretariat, the expansion secretariat and finally one royal representative. The Chancellery of State is been elected by the people and appointed by the King.
  
On 17 June 2016 the Kingdom of New Byzantium was put under protectorate of the Kingdom of Imvrassia and the same day became a member of the Commonwealth of Hellenic Micronations.
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On 17 June 2016 the Kingdom of New Byzantium was put under Protectorate of the Kingdom of Imvrassia and the same day became a member of the Commonwealth of Hellenic Micronations.
  
 
==Nobility & Noble titles ==
 
==Nobility & Noble titles ==
The titles of nobility in the kingdom are a mix of the western feudalism and the byzantine titles of nobility. The national constitution which is in effect since the day of the foundation of the Kingdom includes the following titles of nobility which can be granted to any citizen of the nation from the King. The titles by order of precedence are as follow : 
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The titles of nobility in the Kingdom are a mix of the western feudalism and the Byzantine titles of nobility. The national constitution which is in effect since the day of the foundation of the Kingdom includes the following titles of nobility which can be granted to any citizen of the nation from the King. The titles by order of precedence are as follow : 
Despot and Elector, Prince, Despot (''without the right to vote in the R.E.S''), Duke, Patrician, Count, Viscount, Baron
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Despot and Elector, Prince, Despot (''without the right to vote in the R.E.S''), Duke, Patrician, Count, Viscount, and Baron
  
 
The title of Despot (''despótēs , ''greek Δεσπότης) is a major title of nobility of the kingdom and it's history goes back to the Byzantine court titles. 
 
The title of Despot (''despótēs , ''greek Δεσπότης) is a major title of nobility of the kingdom and it's history goes back to the Byzantine court titles. 
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==The Administrative Map of the Kingdom ==
 
==The Administrative Map of the Kingdom ==
[[File:Byzantio10g.jpg|thumb|Kingdom of New Byzantium]]The State is divided into 9 Despotates including the little despotate of the capital which is coloured with yellow. As it is said before ,the 9 Despots of the territory take part to the R.E.S which elects the King for a period of life. Each Despot of the Despotate which is colored with yellow is the Great Elector (''President'') of the R.E.S. Generally each Despotate includes duchies, counties, viscounts and barons although they are not mentioned in this particular map. 
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[[File:Map of New Byzantium.jpg|thumb|Kingdom of New Byzantium]]The State is divided into 9 Despotates including the little despotate of the capital which is coloured with yellow. As it is said before, the 9 Despots of the territory take part to the R.E.S which elects the King for a period of life. Each Despot of the Despotate which is colored with yellow is the Great Elector (''President'') of the R.E.S. Generally each Despotate includes duchies, counties, viscounts and barons although they are not mentioned in this particular map. 
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==Holidays ==
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1 of May - '''National Day'''
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29 of May - '''National Day of Mourning'''
  
 
==The Royal Standard==
 
==The Royal Standard==
The Royal Standard of the Kingdom is a complex of the cross and the four (4) B of the Byzantine Empire and the two headed eagles surrounded with crowns.
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[[File:Kingdom of New Byzantium Royal Flag.png|thumb|118px|Royal Standard]] The Royal Standard of the Kingdom is a complex of the cross and the four (4) B of the Byzantine Empire and the two headed eagles surrounded with crowns.
 
 
[[File:Kingdom_of_Greece_Flag_-_Αντίγραφο.png|thumb|118px|Royal Standard]]
 

Revision as of 23:39, 4 December 2019

Kingdom of New Byzantium
Kingdom of New Byzantium Flag.png FlagKingdom of New Byzantium CoA.jpg
Coat of arms

Motto
The King of Kings Reigns the City of Kings -

ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΝ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΕΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΟΥΣΑΝ
Same area in Hellas (Greece)
Capital city New Rome
Official language(s) Hellenic (Greek)
Official religion(s) Orthodox Christian
Demonym Byzantine
Government Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy
- Chancellor of the State Office vacant
- King Office vacant
Legislature Chancellery of the State
Established 1 May 2019

The Kingdom of New Byzantium is a modern Hellenic micronational kingdom, which was established on 1 May 2013 and is a current member of the League of Hellenistic Micronations.   

Government & Politics

The government of the Kingdom is Federal Constitutional Elective Monarchy. The head of the state is the King. The King is elected by  the Royal Elective Synod (R.E.S). The R.E.S consists 9 Despots (despótēs',"lords",greek Δεσπότης). The legislative and administrative authority is the King and the Chancellery of the State. The head of the Chancellery is the Chancellor of the State. The chancellery includes the foreign secretariat , the interior and justice secretariat, the expansion secretariat and finally one royal representative. The Chancellery of State is been elected by the people and appointed by the King.

On 17 June 2016 the Kingdom of New Byzantium was put under Protectorate of the Kingdom of Imvrassia and the same day became a member of the Commonwealth of Hellenic Micronations.

Nobility & Noble titles 

The titles of nobility in the Kingdom are a mix of the western feudalism and the Byzantine titles of nobility. The national constitution which is in effect since the day of the foundation of the Kingdom includes the following titles of nobility which can be granted to any citizen of the nation from the King. The titles by order of precedence are as follow : 

Despot and Elector, Prince, Despot (without the right to vote in the R.E.S), Duke, Patrician, Count, Viscount, and Baron

The title of Despot (despótēs , greek Δεσπότης) is a major title of nobility of the kingdom and it's history goes back to the Byzantine court titles. 

For those who have contributed to the kingdom without been citizens can bear the title of Patrician , Count or Baron. 

Law 

The Interior and Justice Secretariat of the State is responsible for the law in the Kingdom.  

Foreign Relations

The Kingdom of New Byzantium has friendly relationships with Imvrassia and is administered under Protectorate status by Imvrassia.

Citizenship 

Citizenship can be granted to any person wanting to be a citizen of the kingdom and to participate in the public life of the State. Those that are interested in becoming citizens of the Kingdom may contact the League's email address at hellenic.league.micronations@gmail.com. 

Additionally, the Kingdom is also looking for those individuals that would be interested in governmental duties and responsibilities. 

The Administrative Map of the Kingdom 

Kingdom of New Byzantium

The State is divided into 9 Despotates including the little despotate of the capital which is coloured with yellow. As it is said before, the 9 Despots of the territory take part to the R.E.S which elects the King for a period of life. Each Despot of the Despotate which is colored with yellow is the Great Elector (President) of the R.E.S. Generally each Despotate includes duchies, counties, viscounts and barons although they are not mentioned in this particular map. 

Holidays 

1 of May - National Day 29 of May - National Day of Mourning

The Royal Standard

Royal Standard

The Royal Standard of the Kingdom is a complex of the cross and the four (4) B of the Byzantine Empire and the two headed eagles surrounded with crowns.