Federated Republics of Flatland
For greatness, for liberty!
Flatland National Anthem
|Capital city||Auburn, Flatland|
|- Prime Minister||Prime Minister|
|Established||September 21, 2009|
|Area claimed||approx 3838 km^2|
|National drink||Flatlandian Tea|
The name 'Flatland' comes from the original flat territory that was claimed in September, 2009; consisting of the prime minister's house. The federated republics began as 'the United States of Flatland' however the president, now prime minister chose to change Flatland to a federal republic. The federal republic became 'the Federated Republics of Flatland' on 28 May 2012.
The Federated Republics was originally lived on by indigenous population on the North American republics and indigenous population on West Yabloko until it was annexed in 2012. When the area became industrialised, Flatland was founded.
In 2011, the Federated Republics, then United States became a federal republic. The news was shared over the Flatland's first newspaper, the Flatlandian Times. The federal government changed to become a parliamentary democracy.
Government and Politics
Flatland is a parliamentary democracy with seperation of powers between the executive, legislative, and judicial branch. The head of government and the head of state is the Prime Minister of Flatland.
As a federation, Flatland accepts new republics. Since the creation of Flatland in 2009, Flatland has gained 4 new republics. This includes the fictional republic, Minecraftia which is held over the indie game, Minecraft. Each republic has freedoms and a member of federal cabinet.
The prime minister, Brayden Yates, was the first prime minister in Flatland as well as the first male prime minister. He was appointed the position prime minister on the 21st of September 2012.
Law and order
Flatland's judicial branch is seperated from the rest of government which is known as 'seperation of powers'. This ensures that the courts of Flatland are fair. The High Court is the highest court in Flatland. The High Court handles all legal situations.
Flatland first opened relations with the Slinky Empyre through YouTube in September 2010 and later joined the Grand International Alliance in May 2012.
The Federated Republics of Flatland left the Organisation of Active Micronations during the motion of no confidence.
Currently, Flatland will open diplomacy with any micronation who does not have violent intentions. Diplomacy is to be voted on by Flatlandian parliament.
The Federated Republic's Armed Forces (FRAF) consists of an Army, Navy, and Air Corps, and some subdivisions. The Army uses 'airsoft' and 'Nerf' weapons. The Navy consists of small boats with 'stud-guns' mounted. Finally, the Air Corps contains 2 aeroplanes, the Cessna 180 and the piper cub aircraft.
The military was only mobilised once during the attack on Todd to end racism.
Geography and Climate
Flatland is about 3,838 square kilometers, within the four republics. Natural dangers in Flatland include:
Flatland is currently working on education programs.
Flatland has plans to begin a university. The university will most likely be put on a different website than the offical Flatlandian website.
Flatland currently has a newspaper which posts all new news in Flatland in a non-biased format.
The YouTube channel currently posts some news. The channel plans to post a monthly news soon.
Flatland currently contains musical and visual art, however Flatland doesn't have a performing arts centre.