3 days ago · The United States is a federal republic of fifty states, a federal district, and several territories. The land area of the contiguous United States is 2,959,064 square miles (7,663,941 km 2). Alaska, separated from the contiguous United States by Canada, is the largest state at 663,268 square miles (1,717,856 km 2).
4 days ago · republic, form of government in which a state is ruled by representatives of the citizen body. Modern republics are founded on the idea that sovereignty rests with the people, though who is included and excluded from the category of the people has varied across history.
Mar 14, 2023 · federal parliamentary republic Capital name: Islamabad geographic coordinates: 33 41 N, 73 03 E time difference: UTC+5 (10 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time) etymology: derived from two words: Islam , an Urdu word referring to the religion of Islam, and -abad , a Persian suffix indicating an "inhabited place" or "city," to ...
Mar 13, 2023 · It was proclaimed a "republic" in 1958 after a coup overthrew the monarchy, but in actuality, a series of strongmen ruled the country until 2003. The last was SADDAM Husayn from 1979 to 2003. Territorial disputes with Iran led to an inconclusive and costly eight-year war (1980-88).
22 hours ago · Germany is a federal, parliamentary, representative democratic republic. Federal legislative power is vested in the parliament consisting of the Bundestag (Federal Diet) and Bundesrat (Federal Council), which together form the legislative body.
Mar 14, 2023 · Take Germany: in 1918, for the first time in its history, it started experiencing a constitutional federal republic. Then the Nazis abolished the republic in favor of their dictatorship in 1933. Between 1945 - 1990 it experienced two parallel regimes until it finally reunited into a federal parliamentary republic.
Mar 6, 2023 · The Parliamentarian, published quarterly by the CPA Headquarters Secretariat, contains articles, analyses and bibliographical information on parliamentary, political and constitutional developments written by Speakers, Ministers, Members of Parliament and parliamentary officials involved in the issues.