Republic of Vetria

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Republic of Vetria

Repubblica di Vetria (Italian)
Poblacht na bhFetria (Irish Gaelic)

Lyðyvylð e Vetria (Vetrian)

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Motto
Ionadaí agus Daoine
Anthem
Arthur Darley's Jig
Castelvetro di Modena, Italy
Capital city Borgo Vecchio
Largest city Borgo Vecchio
Official language(s) Italian, Irish, Vetrian
Official religion(s) None
Short name Vetria
Demonym Vetrian(s)
Government Presidential republic
- President F. Pradelli
- President of the Assembly Alessia Sola
Legislature Parliament
- Type - Unicameral
- Number of seats - 10
- Last election - 27 May 2014
Established 27 June 2012
Population 51
Currency Vetrian Lira
Time zone UTC+1
National sport Wallball
National dish Crescentine
National drink Lambrusco
Patron saint Saints Senesio and Teopompo

The Republic of Vetria (Italian: Repubblica di Vetria, Irish: Poblacht na bhFetria, Vetrian: Lyðyvylð e Vetria) is a micronation founded on 27 June 2012. It is located in Northern Italy.

Etymology

The name Vetria was created by a mangling of the toponym Castelvetro di Modena, place where the Micronation came into being.

Government

Vetria is a presidential republic and a direct democracy.

The political sector of the micronation is composed by President, President of the Assembly and the Ministers.

The political parties in the National Assembly are the SDP, Progetto Dozza, Ceber, P2MV, PV and one Vetrian delegation of the Five Star Movement.

Administration

The national territory is divided into five departments:

  1. Federal District
  2. Concordia
  3. San Giorgio
  4. Bixio
  5. Alta Città

It also includes three outer communities:

  1. Migliorara
  2. Gatta
  3. La Villa

Geogeaphy and climate

The territory is located inside central Emilia-Romagna, claiming the historical center of Castelvetro di Modena, plus some isolated centers around the town and the municipality.

In autumn and winter, it tends to be rainy and/or cloudy, while in late January it is sometimes snowy; in summer, it is sunny with very high temperatures (sometimes even touching 40°C).

Economy

The national economy is regulated by the Minister of Finance and the People's Bank of Vetria.

The currency is the Vetrian Lira (ISO: VTL, Symbol: ₤; pegged to the Euro).