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The United Papal States of Cologne and Karlsburg

“All Is Clear In The Light of God”

Category: Father Knows Best State
Civil Rights:
Average
Economy:
Strong
Political Freedoms:
Outlawed

Regional Influence: Vassal

Location: European Continent

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The United Papal States of Cologne and Karlsburg is a gargantuan, devout nation, remarkable for its compulsory military service. The hard-working, cynical population of 14.337 billion Cologne and Karlsburgians are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.

It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent government stops and the rest of society begins, but it juggles the competing demands of Religion & Spirituality, Law & Order, and Defence. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 41%. A powerhouse of a private sector is led by the Uranium Mining industry, followed by Woodchip Exports and Beef-Based Agriculture.

Children are raised bilingual from an early age, the nation's massive battleships are often mistaken for islands, reporters often lose their jobs over fact-checking errors, and the mob and the police have recently had numerous clashes in the back alleys of Cologne and Karlsburg's cities due to the government's steadfast anti-casino stance. Crime is moderate. Cologne and Karlsburg's national animal is the Casinian Lion, which is also the nation's favorite main course, its national religion is Colognian Catholicism, and its currency is the Imperial Opi.

Cologne and Karlsburg is ranked 12th in European Continent and 105,697th in the world for Most Godforsaken, with -15 Dawkins.

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Most Recent Government Activity: 26 days ago

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by Max Barry

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