Digital Kingdom of Jerusalem

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Digital Kingdom of Jerusalem

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Motto
Ad eundum quo nemo ante iit

Anthem
Ut queant laxis (Saint John Anthem)

Internet4.jpg Digital location, non physical

Capital city Digital Jerusalem
Largest city
Official language(s) English
Official religion(s) No state religion.
Demonym Digital Kingdom of Jerusalem
Government Parliamentary Monarchy
- Prime Minister
Jose García
- King
Baldwin VI

Established April 2, 2011
Area claimed Digital in Internet
Population 35 
Currency Asper
Time zone UTC +1




Digital Jerusalem, officially the Digital Kingdom of Jerusalem, is a micronation located within Internet. Digital Jerusalem was founded by Baldwin VI, the current Head of State and King of the micronation, on April 1, 2011 while in Spain.


Foundation and First Government

In April 2, 2011, a group of spanish and english citizens of Spain and Great Britain macrostates decided to create a micronation based on the values ​​of democracy, freedom and equality in the law. Jerusalem micronation seeks to be an alternative model to the macrostates of Israel and Palestine, engaged in permanent war and religious conflicts, because Jerusalem don't have a official religion and is a democracy.

It was decided to create a micronation heir of the ancient Kingdom of Jerusalem, correcting the medieval times errors . Of the 5 candidates to the crown was chosen by the Haute Cour (Parliament of Jerusalem) the candidate Francis McGregor, the name chosen as Baldwin VI.

Baldwin VI wrote the declaration of independence of the Digital Kingdom of Jerusalem.

The first government

The King Baldwin VI called for elections and the citizens of Jerusalem chose the Conservative Party, with Jose García as its leader.

After the elections, Haute Coeur was distributed:

Conservative Party (60% of the vote): 240 seats Reform Party (40% of the vote): 160 seats

Power to diplomatic initiatives to Prime Minister

The Haute Coeur granted in May 1, 2011, the power to Prime Minister Jose Garcia to take diplomatic initiatives with other micronations, for a period of 15 days.

Political parties in Digital Jerusalem

Conservative Party: Wants to maintain the traditions and the monarchy, is economically liberal party, and defends the christian moral, orthodox catholics are considered.

Reform Party: Is a party with center-left trend. In their ranks are republicans, social democrats, liberals and centrists. It is economically social democratic and Keynesian.

Religions

The oldest religious institution of Digital Jerusalem is the Digital Orthodox Church of Jerusalem. Digital Jerusalem does not have official religion.

The King

The King is the Head of State and make the Digital Jerusalem representation in official acts and in diplomacy. The King does not interfere on the legislative or judicial matters, as these are the responsibility of Haute Coeur.

Haute Coeur

Chosen by universal suffrage by the citizens of Digital Jerusalem. It proposes any elected politician, debate and votes the micronation laws.

The Haute Coeur appoints the judges of Digital Jerusalem, that are managers for justice.