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St. Peters Square

St. Peters Square is a large plaza in front of St. Peters Basilica in the Vatican City, Rome. The Pope frequently addresses pilgrims gathered in the square. It is named after Saint Peter. At the centre of the square is an ancient Egyptian obelisk ...

                                               

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is in the heart of London. It is a large pedestrian square, bounded on three sides by roads. It serves as a refuge, and a major traffic intersection. Important roads go from the square: Whitehall goes to Parliament, the Mall goes ...

                                               

Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund

Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund is a confederation of German trade unions. It was a national trade union center of Germany. The DGB hat 8 German trade unions with more than 7 million people 31.12.2004. It was founded in Munich in 12 October 1949.

                                               

National Hockey League Players Association

The National Hockey League Players Association or NHLPA is a labour union that represents the interests of the hockey players in the National Hockey League of North America.

                                               

SAG-AFTRA

Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists is an American labor union representing approximately 160.000 movie and television actors, journalists, radio personalities, recording artists, singers, voice actors, and oth ...

                                               

Screen Actors Guild

The Screen Actors Guild is an American labor union representing over 200.000 film and television principal performers and background performers worldwide. According to SAGs Mission Statement, the Guild was created to negotiate and enforce reasona ...

                                               

German reunification

German reunification is a term of history. Unification means making two or more parts as one. The German reunification is the unification of the two parts of Germany. After the Second World War, Germany had been divided into two countries. One wa ...

                                               

Suffrage

Suffrage is the right to vote. Most countries allow citizens to vote once they are legally an adult. In the past not all people were allowed to vote. In general, most countries today do not stop people of a different race or sex from voting. Suff ...

                                               

Twenty-fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution

The Twenty-fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution is the twenty-fourth time the United States Constitution has been amended. The twenty-fourth amendment prevents the United States Congress and US states from charging a poll tax on fed ...

                                               

Bahrain

Bahrain is an island country in the Persian Gulf. Saudi Arabia is to the west and is connected to Bahrain by the King Fahd Causeway, and Qatar is to the south across the Persian Gulf. The Qatar-Bahrain Friendship Bridge, not yet built, will link ...

                                               

Bhutan

Bhutan is a small landlocked country in the Himalaya mountains of South Asia. It is ruled by King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, who has been king since 2006. Bhutan was founded in 1644 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel. The Bhutanese people are prou ...

                                               

Brunei

Brunei is a country in Southeast Asia. It is north of Malaysia on the island of Borneo. The country is rather landlocked by Malaysia. To the north is the South China Sea and the Philippines to the northeast. The capital of Brunei is Bandar Seri B ...

                                               

Cambodia

Cambodia or Kampuchea is a country in Southeast Asia. It is near Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. About 13 million people live in Cambodia. The people of Cambodia are called Cambodians or Kampuchea. Khmer is the official language. The country has rec ...

                                               

Canada

Canada, French is a country in North America. It is north of the United States. Its land reaches from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west and the Arctic Ocean to the north. Canadas area is 9.98 million square kilometre ...

                                               

Denmark

Denmark, officially named the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It is the furthest south of the Scandinavian countries, to the south of Norway and south-west of Sweden. It has a south border with Germany. It borders both ...

                                               

Dubai (emirate)

Dubai is one of the seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates. The main city of the emirate is Dubai. The city is sometimes called "Dubai City" to prevent it from being confused with the emirate. Dubai is the second largest emirate in the UAE af ...

                                               

Japan

Japan is a country in East Asia. It is a group of many islands close to the east coast of Korea, China and Russia. The Pacific Ocean is to the east of Japan and the Sea of Japan is to the west. Most people in Japan live on one of four of the isla ...

                                               

Jordan

Jordan has borders with the countries of Saudi Arabia, Israel, Syria and Iraq. It also has a very short coast on the Red Sea, and a longer coast along the Dead Sea. Most of Jordan is desert and the country is very dry. The northwest of Jordan is ...

                                               

Lesotho

Lesotho is a small country in southern Africa. Its population is about 1.800.000. The capital of Lesotho is called Maseru. Lesotho has the highest suicide rate in Africa.

                                               

Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein is a country in Western Europe. It is the sixth smallest country in the world and, with Uzbekistan, one of only two doubly landlocked countries. This means that it is landlocked by a landlocked country. Liechtenstein is between Aust ...

                                               

Malaysia

Malaysia is a country in Southeast Asia. It is a federation which has 13 states. It is divided into two parts by the South China Sea. Its mainland is on the Malay Peninsula. It faces the Straits of Malacca on its west coast and the South China Se ...

                                               

Monaco

Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco, is the second smallest country in the world after the Vatican City, approximately 39.000 persons live there. It is near south-eastern France, on the Mediterranean Sea in Western Europe. French is the ...

                                               

Monarchy of Australia

The Monarchy of Australia is a form of government in which a hereditary monarch is the sovereign of Australia according to the rules of the Australian Constitution. This means that the job of King or Queen of Australia passes down through the Roy ...

                                               

Monarchy of Saint Kitts and Nevis

As a Commonwealth realm, St Kitts and Nevis has the same monarch as several other Commonwealth countries, Queen Elizabeth II. In St Kitts, or when representing St Kitts in another country, she is known as the Queen of St Kitts and Nevis, Her full ...

                                               

Morocco

Kingdom of Morocco, or simply known as Morocco, is a sovereign country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. Geographically, Morocco is characterized by a rugged mountainous interior, large tracts of desert, and a lengthy coastline along the Atl ...

                                               

Norway

Norway is a country in the north of Europe. It is the western part of the Scandinavian peninsula. The mainland of Norway is surrounded by the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean on the west side, and borders Russia, Finland, and Sweden to the east. The ...

                                               

Oman

Oman, officially the Sultanate of Oman, is a country in the southwestern part of Asia, on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. It borders the United Arab Emirates to the northwest, Saudi Arabia to the west, and Yemen to the southwest. ...

                                               

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea is an island country located on the Pacific Ocean. It is the east half of New Guinea island, plus some nearby islands. The capital city of Papua New Guinea is Port Moresby. The population of Papua New Guinea are mostly the Indige ...

                                               

Qatar

Qatar, or, Arabic: قطر ‎ Qatar), officially the State of Qatar, is a sovereign country in Western Asia. It is on the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its only land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, ...

                                               

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is a country located in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. With a land area of approximately 2.150.000 km 2, Saudi Arabia is geographically the 5th-largest st ...

                                               

Spain

Spain is a country in Southern Europe. It is in the Iberian Peninsula. Spain has borders with France, Portugal, Andorra and Morocco. In Spains northeast side are the Pyrenees mountains. The people of Spain are called Spaniards. They speak Castili ...

                                               

Sweden

Sweden is a Nordic country in the part of Europe called Scandinavia. Its neighbors are Finland and Norway. Sweden is also connected to Denmark in the south by a bridge. It is a developed country. It is famous for its welfare state. People who liv ...

                                               

Thailand

Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand), is a country in Southeast Asia. Its neighbours are Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, and Myanmar. Its name was Siam until June 1939 and between 1945 and May 11 1949. The word Thai comes from the ethnic group ...

                                               

Tuvalu

Tuvalu is a small island country in the Pacific Ocean. In the past, it was the Ellice Islands. It was part of Gilbert and Ellice Islands. It is a monarchy. Tuvalu is getting smaller. If the sea level keeps rising at the same rate, this country wi ...

                                               

United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates or the UAE is a country in the Middle East. It is made up of seven emirates in the north-eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula, on the south side of the Persian Gulf.

                                               

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or simply the United Kingdom is a sovereign country in Western Europe. It is a constitutional monarchy that is made up of four separate countries: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Irel ...

                                               

Vatican City

Vatican City, officially Vatican City State, Italian: Stato della Città del Vaticano) is an independent sovereign state and the smallest country in the world by size, at 0.44 km². Its territory is completely surrounded by Italy and it is only one ...

                                               

Line of succession to the Bahraini throne

Succession to the Bahraini throne is done by primogeniture from the male descendants of Sheikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa. However, the ruling King of Bahrain can select any of his other sons as his successor if he wishes to. The current ruler of Bah ...

                                               

Line of succession to the Belgian throne

The death of King Baudouin in 1993 caused a short period of uncertainty about the succession. Prince Philippe was the expected to be the next king, but Baudouins brother Albert became the new monarch. Since 2009, Belgian law identifies the eldest ...

                                               

Line of succession to the British throne

The line of succession to the British throne is the order in which members of the royal family would come to the throne if the reigning king or queen died. At present the first in line is Charles, Prince of Wales, followed by his eldest son, Prin ...

                                               

Line of succession to the Swedish throne

Since 1980, Swedish law identifies the eldest child of a Swedish monarch the royal heir. The first-born child follows his or her parent on the throne. This is known as full or equal primogeniture.

                                               

Caliphate

A caliphate is a state ruled by an Islamic leader known as a caliph. This is a person considered a political-religious successor to the Islamic prophet, Muhammad, and a leader of the entire Muslim community. The Rashidun caliphs directly succeede ...

                                               

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or Islamic State, is a Wahabi jihadist militant and terrorist group. In Arabic it is often called "Daesh". It operates in Libya, Nigeria, Syria and a small part of northern ...

                                               

Iran

Iran officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, historically known as Persia, is a country in Western Asia. It is part of the Middle East region. It shares borders with Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, and Turkmenistan. Teh ...

                                               

Basseri

The Basseri are a Persian nomadic and pastoral tribe of the Fars Province in Iran.Their migratory area is around Shiraz.The Basseri are a tribe of Khamseh confederation. Basseries are Persian.They are the survivors of Pasargadean tribe, the bigge ...

                                               

Iran Air

The airline was started in 1944, and was called the Iranian Airways Company. In 1946, the airline made its first flight. It started by flying only to places in Iran, but soon started flights to other countries. It started by flying Douglas DC-3 a ...

                                               

Islamic Republic

Islamic Republic is the name given to forms of government of several states. These states often have Islam as a state religion and are governed by the principles of Sharia, islamic law. Laws made by the state cannot contradict Sharia. The followi ...

                                               

National Iranian South Oil Company

The National Iranian South Oil Company is a government-owned corporation under the direction of the Ministry of Petroleum of Iran, and operates as a subsidiary of National Iranian Oil Company. It was established in Masjed Soleyman, 1971. Currentl ...

                                               

Persian architecture

Persian architecture or Iranian architecture is the name of the Architecture style of Iran from the Pre-Islamic period until the Islamic period of today. this type of architecture style including also the Persian Garden style.

                                               

Apostolic Nunciature

An Apostolic Nunciature is the embassy of the Holy See in a foreign country. The nunciature protects the affairs of the Roman Catholic Church, not just the Vatican City, and also liases between the Holy See and the Roman Catholic Church in that c ...

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