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Flag of Altharia


Altharia was a nation located on the north-eastern coast of the southern continent. The capital (and largest city) was Alden.

Politics[]

Altharia is a parliamentary democracy. The legislative power lies with the Altharian Parliament, whose members are elected by popular vote every 5 years.

The executive branch, Altharian State Council, is formed by the Prime Minister and must be approved by the parliament. The Prime Minister also acts as Head of State.

Geography[]

There are many lakes in Altharia, most of them rather small. The largest, Lake Sadna, is 285km². Rivers are also numerous, the largest being Galed River (750km) and Belran (715km). There are a few large bogs in Altharia, most of them located in the eastern part of the country. A mountain range (known as the Hastran mountains) spans the southwestern border of the country.

Provinces[]

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Map of Altharia's provinces
(two largest cities included)

Altharia is divided into nine provinces:

  • Verlek
  • Norlan
  • Tharei
  • Kanir
  • Dagen
  • Landon
  • Raedin
  • Engast
  • Vondir

Demographics[]

There are about eight million citizens living in Altharia, and about 89% of them are ethnically Altharian. The country has a very low population density, only about 23 /km². Due to the relative isolation of the country, there are few immigrants. The only official language is Altharian.

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