Republic of Aswington

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Republic of Aswington
Coat of Arms of Tagtabazar.png
Coat of arms
Motto: Unity and Freedom
CapitalArmapat
Official languagesSpanish
English
DemonymAswingtonian
GovernmentFederal semipresidential constitutional republic
Juan Cisneros
Triumviratea
LegislatureNational Assembly
Independence from the Popular Union of Occitania
• Independence
28 October 2018
Population
• Estimate
7
CurrencyManat
Time zoneVST (UTC−4)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Drives on theright
  1. Members: Ivanna Minaïeva, Maria Fabré and Adélia Cerdan.

Aswington, officially the Republic of Aswington (Spanish: República de Aswington) is a self-declared independent state, commonly qualified to a micronation by foreign observers. It is located in the Carabobo state, north of Venezuela.

History

Aswington was founded on 3 May 2017 as an autonomous republic in the Popular Union of Occitania. Several months later, on 28 October 2018, following the dissolution of the Union, Aswington became an independent republic.

Government and Politics

Aswington is a federal and semipresidential republic. The government is led by the President, the Prime Minister and the Cabinet of Ministers. The President is the head of state, while the Prime Minister is the head of government and presides the Cabinet of Ministers. The President is elected by direct, universal and secret suffrage, while the Prime Minister is elected by the members of the National Assembly, at the beginning of each legislature. Together, they form a government.

The National Assembly is the legislative body of the country. In the assembly, sessions are held regularly and it is responsible for the creation and promulgation of laws and decrees. The members of the National Assembly are elected through direct, universal and secret suffrage.

The Supreme Court is the judicial body in the country. It addresses issues related to justice and laws. Its members are elected by decision of the members of National Assembly.

Ministries

Foreign Affairs

Politics

The country has three active political parties: the People's Democratic Party, the New People's Party and the Together Party.

Party Logo Party Leader Spectrum Ideologies Parliament
People's Democratic Party PDP PDP logo small version.png Juan Cisneros Centre-left Social democracy
1 / 5
New People's Party NPP Logo of the New Peoples Party.png Noah Woodgeard Centre-left Social liberalism
0 / 5
Together Jx JUNTOS.png Babou Chkaya Centre-left Unionism
4 / 5

Geography and Climate

Climate

Culture

National Holidays

Media

There are few media outlets in Aswington, which are all state-owned. Aswington Post is the principal main source of news about the country, while The Republic is a newspaper that covers local and international news.

The First Channel and Second Channel are the public television channels of the country, but both currently are inactive.

Sports

The country has progressively taken an interest in sports.

Name Location Sport
Aswingtonian Checkers Arena Armapat Checkers
Friendship Chess Arena Armapat Chess
Armapat Stadium Armapat Connect 4

See also