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Republic of Aswington
Republic of Aswington
and largest city
|Government||Federal, semi-presidential republic|
• Foundation as an Autonomous Republic
|May 3, 2017|
• Independence from Occitania
|October 28, 2018|
|Time zone||UTC -4|
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.
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.
|Progressive Party||PP||Juan Cisneros||Centre-left||Social democracy|
|New People's Party||NPP||Noah Woodgeard||Centre-left||Social liberalism|
Geography and Climate
The republic is divided into one federal subject system:
- Autonomous Region: Regions administered by a governor elected by the population. These regions have autonomy in all sectors, with the exception in the military and diplomatic field.
- 1 January - New Year's Day
- 1 May - International Labour Day
- 3 May - Foundation Day
- 5 June - Enviornment Day
- 28 June - Pride Day
- 28 October - Independence Day
- 25 December - Christmas Day
- 31 December - New Year's Eve
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 country has progressively taken an interest in sports.
|Aswingtonian Checkers Arena||Central Region||Checkers|
|Friendship Chess Arena||Central Region||Chess|
|Armapat Stadium||Central Region||Connect 4|
- Ivanna Minaïeva, Maria Fabré and Adélia Cerdan