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Austrar Islands/Bvbstbs Islká
To Nation, To the Pride
|Official language(s)||English & Austraran|
|- President||President Gilmór|
|- Council Master||Cameron Falconer Duke I of Fireen|
|- Regent||Nathan Raddi|
|- Number of seats||- 9|
|National drink||Jáark Viek Brew|
The Austrar Islands is a micronation founded in 2013, by a group of 12 people. The Austrars territory has been divided recently due to many Austrarans claiming independence.
HistoryThe Austrar Islands first started off as a US military base in the Cold War. A few years later the island became owned by Austrar, which subsequently led to a lack of recognition for power in the area.
The territory of Austrar in recent time has decreased due to a number of civil conflicts which have resulted in the formation of the AR Vanobrasia, Republic of Arran, DDR Alforr and the attempted claim for sovereignity by Kaig. The situation in Austrar is tense as the DDR Alforr attempts to take the land that it claims but the Austrar Islands continue and intend to continue to fight for their land.
In 2013 the Austrar Islands participated in Microvision and are continuing this into 2014 with a re-entry into the international competition. In 2013 British Singer Emeli Sande visited the Austrar Islands officially, and she is now one of the most sought after entries to the Austrar 2014 Microvision bid.
The terrain of Austrar follows the typical Scottish terrain of slightly mountainous downlands which are laced with villages and towns like of that the capital Arran. The many divided territories of Austrar now make it difficult to track the exact geography of this country, however it is known that it is close to the highlands which results in a more mountainous landscape than the lowlands to the south.
Austrar previously claimed land in North America that was a small island chain to the west of Alaska, however that is now defunct leaving the sovereign territory purely on the island of Great Britain.
Austraran landscape is rather mountainous near the capital region but with other regions such as the St Loebasi region have a flat terrain yet is hard to tell. Austraran Kingdom Of China's terrain is completely different as its is extremely mountainous and has no villages or streams.
Military is supplied by Grampian Police and such the Austrar Islands remain under the protection of the Scottish forces despite claiming sovereignity over the land much like the situation in Iceland and many other macronations around the world. The Austrar Islands do not actively engage in warfare and thus use of a military for external purposes would be simply un-needed yet has been involved in the Alakazanian War where 5 Austrarans helped Alakazanians fight of the Oscatians. Another example is the Arran Civil conflict, when Republic Of Arran declared unofficial self independence and thus civil conflict broke out. Austrar still tries to hide the wars as they try to paint the image of a friendly nation so they can retain allies.
Some of the local events in Austrar
- Austrar marathon is were some locals of Austrar & Scotland go on a run across the border and all austrars regions, beginning in San Marenzo square & ending at Arran. This event happens every year, march 5th 2014.
National Pride Day
National pride day takes place on April 29th usually in the capital, Arran. The National pride day is also treated like a holiday as schools & Jobs (In Austrar) get a day off to celebrate. The Pride Day also has a meeting at St Loebas National Stadium where a presentation is shown of what has happened over the year, which then is concluded by Football, Drinks & Food, Other Sporting Events & The Austraran Awards.
The Austraran Awards is a ceremony similar to the Oscars, but you get an award for acts of kindness, big achievements & Helping the nation out. 10 Awards are given out each year on Austraran National Pride Day;
- Award for Kindness
- Award for helping out the local communities
- Award for Achievements
- 4 Awards for Sporting events
- National Trophies won
- Award for Person of the Year
Austrar doesn't play a wide range of sports, yet, has a fully established football team who play in tournaments or friendlies against neighboring countries and micronations. Austrar also has a Handball, basketball & Rugby team yet all 3 of them are a work in progress.
Government is ruled by president Gilmore, who became the Austrar Islands 2nd president in February 2014.
One of the main people of the Austrar Islands is the president, Ben Gilmór. He does foreign affairs, he runs country, everything a president would do.
- Democratic Republic of Bir Tawil
- Regency of Acrea
- Socialist Republic of Bromenia
- Democratic Dependency of Surmasa
- Kingdom Of Harenfall
- Republic of Colina
- Republic of Azores
- German Democratic Republic
|Socialist Republic of Bromenia||Official Foreign Affairs but no Austraran Ambassador in Bromenia|
|Eater Islands||In contact but still negotiating the recognition|
|Kingdom Of Korea||None official affairs but strong allies|
|Republic Of Scotannaea||None official affairs but have communicated with high authority in Scotannaea|
|Andorra||In contact but still waiting for reply|
|East Germany||Official, strong affairs with East Germany|
|South Sudan||In contact but still waiting for reply|
|Orkney||Have contacted in other occasions but still negotiating foreign affairs|
|Shetland Islands||In contact but has rejected|
|Fiji||In contact but has rejected|
|Tajikistan||In contact but still waiting for reply|
|Forvík||Arranging meeting over foreign Affairs|
|Kingdom Of Lanaa||No official contact but is been hinted for foreign Affairs|
|ChicagoLand||No official contact but is been hinted for foreign Affairs|
|United Kingdom||Waiting for response|
|Kingdom Of Virginia|
|Democratic Republic Of Bir Tawil|
This was a hunt for recognition from bigger nations.
- Easter Islands is still being negotiated
- East Germany
- Republic Of Colina
- Easter Islands
- South Sudan
Day 3 (Micronational Recognition Day)
- East Germany
All major towns in Austrar
|Republic Of Arran||£25||4||Independence TBA|
Towns & Cities
Arran is the biggest city in the Austrar Islands and is the Capital City. It was chosen to host the 2018 Micronational Olympic Games.
St Loebas is treated as a state but likes to be called independent but hasn't made a effort to actually claim independence.
Fireen is in a situation like the Vanconder situation but has money and is highly supported by the Austrar Islands.
Vanconder or formally known as Rank Town is the thinnest state in the Austrar Islands famous for having the longest road in Austrar Islands that borders with 4 Other states, more than any other! Since March 2014 Vanconder has been asking for independence and is still waiting to here a call back from the government.
E'sbjévo is the so called capital of Vanconder that is known for its radio station and broadcasting across Vanconder and the rest of Austrar!
There is no ambassadors except the media chief.
Austrar Islands takes part in some of the main micronational events, the microvision Song Contest, Micronational Olympic Games & NFT Football Association. For a brief moment in February 2014 Austrar Islands bid for the Micronational Olympic Games and in 2018 will host the games in Arran, capital of Austrar!
The Independence WorldWar
| Austrar Islands|| Republic Of Nordén|
| Ben Gilmór||President Jonathan|
|Casualties and losses|
The conflict began when American Militants invaded Smithville in July. When they invaded many of smithvilles allies came to supply aid and protect Smithville. In August the conflict in smithville continued when on August 12th the Republic Of Nordén claimed Northern Austrar to be Nordenish clay, after negotiating the only thing that had came out of it was Austrar declaring war on the republic of norden. Norden then invaded Fórdarhn and tried to invade Timorská, but were holded of by the austrarans. To this day Austraran troops are fighting to keep the nation alive.