Commonwealth of Altavia
Commonwealth of Altavia
|Anthem: The Internationale|
|Official languages||English, French, Swedish|
|Government||Unitary Parliamentary Republic|
|Establishment||December 17, 2019|
|Currency||Altavian Moneta (₺)|
From 18 December to 30 December 2019, there was a civil war in Altavia. After the Kingdom of Altavia declared independence from the USA, The Altavian National Front, or the ANF, then declared independence from them, and the Altavian Monarchist Party, or the AMP, invaded their territory, seeing it as a threat to the nation. The ANF had been pushing the AMP back towards the capital, at the battles of Ebony Hill and Mount Cornerstone, but lost at the battle of St. Sonia. The ANF then invaded Maple Grove National Park, but were defeated at the battle of Maple Grove. After the ANF loss at Bottleneck, the AMP were in striking distance of their capital. The AMP sieged the capital during the First Battle of Alexandria, but were pushed behind the Bottleneck. The AMP then crossed the Bottleneck at the battle of Camp Dhalada, which was an AMP victory. Then, at the Second Battle of Alexandria, the ANF surrendered, and the New Year's Convention in Alexandria, the AMP formed the Commonwealth of Altavia, and the ANF formed the National Republic of Alexandria.
On 5 January 2019, at 13:32 PST, the Commonwealth Armed Forces invaded the National Republic of Alexandria, terminating the sovereignty of the nation.
On 6 January another civil war started, and ended in a white peace between Altavia and Alexandria, now called Eliteus.
On 20 January Eliteus and Altavia (then known as Heletia, joined together in a personal union, and emperor Colin Hovheanes I became Emperor of Altavia, and Czar Lukas Hovheanes I became Chancellor.
Soon after, the Chancellor became tired of Micronationalism, so he disbanded the nation, but on 21 April 2020, revived it.
Altavian Civil War - Altavia vs Alexandria - 18–30 December 2019 - Win
Conquest of Alexandria - Altavian Occupation - 5 January 2020 - Win
January 6 War - Altavia vs Eliteus - 6 January 2020 - White Peace
The Commonwealth of Altavia claims territory in the cities of Bonney Lake, Washington, and Melbourne, Florida
The Chancellor is appointed through the Parliament and is the leader of the Parliament, and they have the most power. The current Chancellor is Lukas Nörvu, leader of the Et Sur!. The Chancellor is one of the leaders of the Riksdag.
The Marshall of the Government (or Grand Marshall) is one of the leaders of the Riksdag, and are the Altavian equivalent of the Prime Minister, and replaces the Chancellor if they cannot serve. The Marshall of the Opposition (or Secondary Marshall) is the last leader of the Riksdag, and is the equivalent of the Leader of the Opposition.
Main Page: Altavian Parliament
The Parliament is the legislature of the Commonwealth and is elected through proportional representation (30% of the votes = 30% of the chairs). There are 10+ chairs, and any party can take any amount of chairs. The leader of the parties run in an election, and the individual with the majority becomes the Chancellor using an alternative voting system. The Chancellor oversees the Parliament meetings.
There are currently only 2 political parties. These are:
Et Sur!, (or the Liberal Democratic Party) is a Liberal, Syndicalist, and Green Party, and is Center-Left to Left wing. Their motto is, "United we stand, Divided we fall." This is the state-founded party and lead by Chancellor Lukas Nörvu. Their ideals are Syndicalist Democracy, Environmental Protection, and nonviolence.
Fred, Jord och Bröd
Fred, Jord och Bröd (en: Peace, Land and Bread), is a communist party in Altavia. It was founded by Gus Rosmia on 27 April 2020.
Nation States with which we recognize
- Republic of Kosovo
- Republic of China
- Republic of Korea
- Republic of Artsakh
- Guaido-Administered Venezuela
Nation States we do not recognize
- People's Republic of China
- Democratic People's Republic of Korea
- Maduro-Administered Venezuela
- Full name: Commonwealth of Altavia
- Short name: Altavia
- Chancellor: Lukas Nörvu (Et Sur!)
- Location: USA
- Languages: English, French, Swedish
- Demonym: Altavian
- LGBTQ+ rights: Yes
- Censorship of press: No
- Secularism: Yes
- Freedom of speech: Yes