REPUBLIC of LIEGERLAND
on the pleasant island of New Vinland, in the northern Atlantic, the Republic
of Liegerland achieved independence in 1993.
the occasion of the September 11 2001 attack on New York, the Liegerland Prime
Minister issued a press statement of condolence.
country was a colony of Tyr, and was settled by German and Sonnian farmers and
miners. More recently, a large number of South Chinese people immigrated. Today,
the two official languages are Cantonese and English.
main natural resource is coal, and although demand for this vital energy product
has declined with the oil fascination of the present era, large quantities are
mined throughout Liegerland.
is a member nation of the International
Council of Independent States (ICIS), and maintains friendly relations with
many countries of the Fifth World.