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« Reply #120 on: May 08, 2021, 10:08:01 PM »

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In search of a ruler


Fredenand Ostrem, the leading representative of the Autonomous Movement for Emrta's parliamentary group in the National Assembly, confirmed today that, once the state government in Emrta is officially elected by their state assembly, the new state government will try to enforce the state constitution as soon as possible, despite the party criticism of the text passed by the National Assembly.

"We were disappointed about the legal process in the National Assembly, there is no doubt about that", Ostrem -who abstained in the parliamentary voting- explained. That would include electing a head for the state, as well as the new state government -which is expected to be led by Amalberaht Oppegard-, and a new representative from Emrta in the Senate, as well as nominations for the state judiciary.

Despite the increasing rumours that Princess Mildgyd may be an easy choice -despite that public division regarding the House of Welhaven-Goltzam, which ruled the Kingdom of Jugland in the last three centuries-, particularly after the Princess addressed the constitutional convention, Ostrem has declared that the decision is not final yet. He explained that the choice would be open to be discussed with the National Council, although he emphasized that "only our Emrta's [state] assembly is sovereign for the decision". He also explained that, in his opinion, on constitutional grounds any Juglander citizen could be appointed to the position, even if historically a nobility title would be a requirement. He did not reject that a foreign-born could be nominated, although he declared that, personally, he saw it as something legally complicated. He finished his intervention declaring that the decision will be on the hands of the state assembly.

It is expected that a nomination could be announced as soon as Oppegard is officially elected as first Governor of Emrta.




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« Reply #121 on: May 10, 2021, 12:46:44 AM »

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Albrektberg Derby offered no surprise


It was not another day in Albrektberg, the old capital city of the Kingdom of Jugland, at least not for sports fan. The 'Albrektberg Derby' as it is known the matches between the two top football clubs was held as part of the 18th match of the league season.

Although the clubs had already played in early January, it was the first match between SK Albrektberg and FK Albrektberg since the former was acquired by East Moreland's investors. FK Albrektberg's fans had heated the event during the previous week, jokingly calling their town rivals with the nickname of "The Foreigners". However, there were only minor incidents, and it was a relatively calm day for the police.

The match resulted with a 0-2 win for FK Albrektberg, a disappointing result for the local team which seemed to straighten their season, with two wins in a row in the last two weeks, and they see falling to the 5th position in the league. Meanwhile, FK Albrektberg will continue to share the top position in the league with Nordansk FK, which also won yesterday their match against Hamarrland. Both teams will have a thirteen point league over SK Albrektberg, while SK Gronenheim -ten points behind the two top clubs- will try tomorrow to secure their third position in a match tomorrow against FK Mjodde.

The Albrektberg Derby had more tactics than emotion, with FK Albrektberg showing another week their competitiveness and effectiveness on the field, unlike their match on December, in which FK Albrektberg had defeated SK Albrektberg 4-2 in a rather much more chaotic match. With still fifteen matches before the end of the season, FK Albrektberg looks the likely favourite, along Nordheim's club, Nordansk FK.



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« Reply #122 on: May 10, 2021, 06:16:18 PM »

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Accusations against royal family


An interview published by Gronposten, a newspaper from Austland, has generated an increasing controversy, regarding links between the conspirators in the failed Albrektberg armed insurrection and the former royal family.

In the interview, Raymond Matheson, a lawyer one of the suspects that took part in the insurrection, declared that his client offered to testify to both the police and the Department of Justice about contacts between the conspirators and the royal family, particularly between people close to former King Khrym I, but that such offer was rejected.

Matheson, who did not offer any evidence of those contacts, did not deny that he tried to exchange that testimony for a deal with the prosecutors. However, he criticized that the authorities were not interested to cooperate in order to discover the total truth behind the criminal conspiracy against the constitutional order.

Two MPs from the National Democratic Party have announced they will issue a parliamentary motion to call for an investigation on such claims. On the other hand, Erwyn Eldjarn, who was recently elected to Vestmark state assembly as candidate of the Workers Democratic Party, has called the National Council for the expulsion of all members of the royal family from the country.

Secretary Grimwaldyna Nygaard has defended the autonomy and independence of law enforcement and judiciary, denying that prosecutors would be ignoring evidence for political reasons, contrary to Gronposten report.




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« Reply #123 on: May 14, 2021, 04:48:06 PM »

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Autonomous Movement candidate elected state governor in Emrta


Amalberaht Oppegard, as it was expected, was elected yesterday Governor of the State of Emrta, becoming the first state governor to take the position in Jugland's history following the approval of the new constitution.

Oppegard was elected as the main candidate of the Autonomous Movement for Emrta, a political movement aimed to increase the self-government of the islander state, which many consider a separatist political party. While Emrta has only barely 2 million inhabitants, the smallest of Jugland's five states, its capital city is the second largest city of the country, and holds an important political and economic influence.

Ermenrich Landsverk, also from the Autonomous Movement for Emrta, was elected as Speaker of Emrta's state assembly. As the state government will have a comfortable majority in the state assembly, it is expected that most of the obstacles for the stability of the islander state will be caused between relations between the state government and the federal government, rather than with the opposition.

Oppegard, however, tried to have a more conciliatory tone in his first address to Emrta's state assembly, offering his cooperation to bring dialogue with the federal government, although he did not deny that they could be considering to amend the state constitution before the end of the term, "to give [Emrtians] a constitutional agreement closer than they voted last month". He promised that any amend would require the approval in a regional referendum, and that until then, the government will work to implement the current state constitution.

It is expected that Oppegard could today sign the first law passed by the state assembly, regarding the form of government established by the state constitution.


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« Reply #124 on: May 15, 2021, 12:59:49 PM »
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Gjengfasthet Albrektberg wins basketball KLB Cup



Gjengfasthet Albrektberg defeated Damer Amvkhar in the final to win the 2021 KLB Cup, the second most important trophy in women's basketball in Jugland.

Although Damer Amvkhar had defeated Gjengfasthet Albrektberg by 77-73 in a balanced match on March, this time the team from Albrektberg did not give any option to their rivals, particularly after the second quarter, in which the team from Emrta ended nineteen points behind. The final result was 92-65 for the Albrektberg club. Judda Rutsen, who scored 29 points for Gjengfasthet Albrektberg, was elected MVP of the final.

Thhe KLB Cup is played between the top four teams of the KLB (the top division in women's basketball) at the half of the season in a one-match tournament. This season the KLB Cup was held in Midtenstadt for first time.





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« Reply #125 on: May 17, 2021, 06:34:47 PM »

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Princess Mildgyd addresses Emrta state assembly


Princess Mildgyd attended and addressed a special session of the state of assembly of the State of Emrta, in which she asked directly questions from the members of the assembly. This time, she had to face harder questions that she did in her previous address to Emrta's constitutional convention, particularly by National Democratic Party and other left-leaning representatives.

Notwithstanding, many representatives seemed satisfied with her intervention, in particular those from the Autonomous Movement for Emrta parliamentary majority, and between the most supportives, the representatives from the Solidarity and Convergence group.

Governor Oppegard has declared that, following the deliberations of the members of the state assembly, is his intention to promulgate the Basic Law of the State of Emrta, which in accordance with the state constitution, will develop the clauses inspired by the Charter of Amvkhar, and enforce it as soon as it is possible.

As a cosnequence, Princess Mildgyd is posed to be first member of the House of Welhaven-Goltzam to become a constitutional monarch without formal executive powers.



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« Reply #126 on: May 18, 2021, 08:10:55 PM »

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Federalists to lead state government in Nordansk


Othmarr Storstein, the candidate of the Federal Democratic Party, became the first governor of the State of Nordansk, after he received the support of the National Democratic Party. He also received the support of three representatives from the Reform Movement and one representative from the Liberal Party.

Although the conservative candidates were the most voted, obtaining 21 of 51 seats, they failed to obtain the required 26 seats. Sigeweard Faeravaag, leader of the Social Initiative, has declared to be disappointed with the attitude of the Reform Movement, and expressed the concern about the weakness of the new state government, as Storstein will have to rely in either the support of the National Democratic Party or the conservative opposition to pass any legislation.

Storstein has confirmed that he will lead a minority government, but declared that they will work hard to safisty the needs of the citizens of the northwestern state. The composition of the state government has not been announced yet, although Storstein has been open to join his government other political forces, such as the Reform Movement and the Liberal Party.




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« Reply #127 on: May 20, 2021, 01:14:33 AM »

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FDP-NDP state agreements in two more states


A new agreement between the National Democratic Party and the Federal Democratic Party has arisen suspiction and criticism by both the opposition and even others parties of the ruling coalition. The Federal Democratic Party representatives decided to abstain in the Vannesdal state assembly, despite being the second larges political party in the state assembly.

The move will allow Bertha Gundersen, the candidate of the National Democratic Party, to become the Governor of Vannesdal, leading a minority government, and it was seen as a payback for NDP support of the Federalist candidate in Nordansk. However, the leadership of the Federal Democratic Party has justified the decision a move to assure the stability in the state, declaring that the Federal Democratic Party will remain as main opposition party to Gundersen's government. Despite the criticism, the leadership of the Federal Democratic Party has denied that a similar agreement could be in the making in the neighbor state of Midstendal.

Meanwhile, the National Democratic Party will consolidate their influence and power at the state level, as NDP candidate Wighardt Bergersen became Governor of Austland, with the support of the left-wing Workers Democratic Party and an independent representative in the state assembly.






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« Reply #128 on: May 20, 2021, 03:29:21 PM »

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Nordheim club wins basketball SuperCup




In a surprising and unprecedented final, Nordansk Nordheim defeated Stalskap Anlebaek to win the 2021 Basketball SuperCup.

Neither of the clubs were exactly favourites, as they are currently 8th and 7th in the regular league season, respectively.

Nordansk Nordheim had defeated the clubs from Midtenstadt -who leads the league classification with six wins more than Nordheim's club- in the quarterfinals, and Albrektberg, another of the favourites, in the first semifinal. Meanwhile, the club from Anlebaek had defeated Amvkhar Basketball in the other semifinal.

The match was balanced until the final quarter, in which Nordheim reached an advantage of twelve points. Anlebaek tried to react in the final minutes, reducing the final score to 77-75, with a triple in the final seconds, although it was too late and Nordansk Nordeim could celebrate their third title in their history.

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« Reply #129 on: May 21, 2021, 08:49:59 PM »

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Reform Movement join state governments in Midstemsdal and Vestmark


Despite their disappointing results in the state elections, the Reform Movement consolidated as the third largest political party nationwide.

The Reform Movement was started as political movement under the administration of Eadwald Engelsaas, the second and last President of the Provisional Government. The ambitious aims of the Reform Movement were never matched, as many believe that although many voters remain a positive view on Engelsaas and his government, including current Foreign Minister Burkhardt Kvalheim, the military and technocratic background of their main representatives have failed to gain the trust of the average voter.

This has led to many in the movement to question their participation in the federal government, and even the leadership of Secretary Kvalheim. In the last days, however, the agreements signed following the state election, in which the Reform Movement will enter in the state governments of Vestmark (in a coalition government with the Federal Democratic Party) and Midstemdal (in which a governemnt with the Federal Democratic Party, the Reform Movement, and the Liberal Party was established), will likely -at least eventually- fade away that internal divisions.

However, despite this, the future for the movement will likely remain unclear as -unlike the conservative Social Initiative, which remained the largest political party in the state of Nordansk, even if failed to obtain enough support to form a government- the Reform Movement has been reduced to a minor political party through the country, failed so far to be an alternative to the the two main political parties.

In any case, it is not likely that Reform Movement will leave the federal government or change it course until next Autumn, when it is expected that they will held their second party congress.


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« Reply #130 on: May 22, 2021, 11:30:13 PM »

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Princess Mildgyd is proclaimed Grand-Duchess of Emrta


Princess Mildgyd was proclaimed Grand-Duchess of Emrta in a ceremony held in the state assembly of the State of Emrta - which, according to a law passed earlier this week, has been officially renamed as "Grand-Duchy of Emrta". Despite this unusual decision and the change of name, the legal status of the region has not changed constitutionally, and the islander region will remain under the authority of the Juglander constitution of the Federal Union of Jugland.

Mildgyd, 33, is the daughter of late King Engelhardt III and his second wife, therefore being also the stepsister of King Khrym, who abdicated in 2020, only six years after being crowned as King of Jugland. The choice of Princess Mildgyd, as a member of the House of Welhaven-Goltzam -as the state constitution of Emrta established an elective monarchy under Jugland's constitution- was contested by some, particularly republican activists, the National Democratic Party and other left-leaning organizations, as King Engelhardt -several months after three ministers from the pro-republican Juglander People's Party joined the government- dissolved the parliament and forced a constitutional amend which enlarged his powers as monarch, which many believe to be one of the main contributing factors that led to an armed conflict in the country five years later. Despite this, however, the election of a regional monarch from another family did not seem to find much support neither between the public opinion nor the main promoters of the reestablishment of the Grand-Duchy of Emrta, which had been abolished after the establishment of the short-lived Republic of Jugland in 1901 but it was restored following the restauration of the Kingdom of Jugland in 1906.

The Grand-Duchess, unlike previous Juglander monarchs, was the first member of the House of Welhaven-Goltzam, to pledge loyalty to the constitution -as part of the ceremony in the state assembly-, and she will be also the first constitutional monarch without executive powers, as the executive powers of the state government are consentrated in the state government led by the Governor.

The current Governor is Amalberaht Oppegard, from the Autonomous Movement for Emrta, who obtained a clear majority in the recent state election in Emrta.

Emrta, although it has only 2,360,000 inhabitants (compared to Jugland's 59 million), is the state with the highest GDP per capita of the six states that comprises the Federal Union of Jugland, and with its capital, Amvkhar, has a high importance as economic center as well as culturally and historically in Jugland's modern history.




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« Reply #131 on: May 23, 2021, 09:17:21 PM »

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Freedom Party elected new leader


Faramund Stubberud surpringly defeated Wigburg Aarseth, acting leader since the resignation of Hubert Ibsen, to become new leader of the Freedom Party in the party congress, held in Albrektberg.

Stubberud, who unlike Aarseth and his other rivals for the party leadership, is not a member of the National Assembly, managed to win the second round of vote by 57% of the Freedom Party delegates.

He was recently elected to the Emrta state assembly, being the only Freedom Party member elected in the recent state election.

Stubberud promised to give voice to all Freedom Party members "in every state institutions we're currently present", in order to defend Jugland's "national sovereignty" from both the federal government and separatist forces. While Stubberud had a more pragmatic attitude on some issues -such as calling to work through the federal framework and more centrist platform in some social issues compared to the other candidates- it is not likely that the increasingly controversial attitude of the Freedom Party in the National Assembly, in which they have opposed to cooperate with other parliamentary groups, will change. Stubberud ended his final intervention promising to become "the only real opposition to the current coalition" and calling to "fight against the liberal elites...and for the common man". He also promised to defend the "honour of our organization...against defamers, liars, and traitors".

As well as electing a new leader of the party, the delegates also proposed and voted amends to the party platform. At the end of the party congress, the delegates also held a ceremony in honour to Ragnbjorg Herbjornsrud, founder and leader of the Freedom Party, who unexpectedly died in late 2020.




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« Reply #132 on: May 25, 2021, 12:38:40 PM »

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Senate ratifies Jugland-East Moreland agreement


The Senate, in its first bill passed since the recent state election, approved and ratified a treaty signed between the Federal Union of Jugland and the Kingdom of East Moreland.

Although the treaty had already entered into force and it was law in Jugland, the bill is aimed to strengthen its implementation.

49 of 55 members of the Senate voted for the agreement.


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« Reply #133 on: May 31, 2021, 04:27:15 PM »

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Grand-Duchess Mildgyd signs agreement with federal government


Grand-Duchess Mildgyd, in her official decision after being proclaimed as the head of the Grand-Duchy of Emrta, has signed an agreement in which the House of Welhaven-Goltzam, Jugland's royal family, will be officially abolished as well as number of properties officially owned or exclusively used by members of the royal family in the past, would be granted to the state and federal government, as part of an agreement between Grand-Duchy of Emrta and the federal government. This agreement will not apply, however, to the properties that members of the royal family had bought during the years with their annual assignation. It is expected that those propierties transferred to the state and federal government will become museums or historical buildings protected for their cultural value. The agreement will not be valid for those residences or buildings or properties that the Emrta government may grant as official residence for the Grand-Duchess and her family.

The same decree will also establish the Office of the Grand-Duchy of Emrta, new institution whose primary function will be to provide aid and support to the Grand-Duchess of Emrta in the exercise of his official duties and prerogatives, to function as the grand-duchess's executive office. The Office of the Grand-Duchy of Emrta will completely funded by the annual budget of the state government. Heimarr Gustav Skram, who previously served as Deputy Secretary of the Office of the House of Welhaven-Goltzam, was appointed as Secretary of the Office of the Grand-Duchy of Emrta.

This newspaper was not able to obtain a formal answer about other members of the House of Welhaven-Goltzam, including former King Khrym I and other direct and indirect members of the royal family.


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« Reply #134 on: June 01, 2021, 07:00:05 PM »

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Surprises continue in the 2021 Football Cup


Elite League leaders Nordansk FK suffered to qualify in Hamarrland.


With other top clubs such as FK Albrektberg and Amvkhar FK knocked up in the Juglander football cup in the previous round, Nordansk FK -which is currently leading the Elite Football League with four points ahead of the main rivals FK Albrektberg- hoped to keep their options to win the "double championship", that is, winning both league and cup the same seasons.

However, they had not it easy in their visit to Hamarrland, as the local team, SK Hamarrland was winning 2-0 before the end of the first half, until Strasberg scored a penalty kick barely a few minutes before the 45'. Despite this, SK Hamarrland -currently 11th in the Elite league classification- did not put it easy until Morgensen equalized in the minute 76 and Strasberg again scored again six minutes later. This ardous recovery will allow Nordansk FK to advance to the semifinals.

In the other match of the day, Ngeninta FK defeated SK Nordheim in the penalty knockout.

Yesterday, IK Grimborg easily defeated FK Sandberg 4-1, confirming its status as surprise star in this football cup, after having defeated SK Midtenstadt and the favourites FK Albrektberg in the previous rounds. Two teams from the second division advanced to the semifinals (IK Grimborg and Ngeinta FK), a feat that wasn't witnessed in nineteen years. Meanwhile, SK Albrektberg would be the other Elite Football League team in the semifinals, after they easily defeated SK Gronenheim in the other cup match yesterday. Despite their good season in the Elite League, SK Gronenheim offered a poor resistance and lost 1-3 against the Albrektberg club.

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« Reply #135 on: June 03, 2021, 01:21:53 AM »

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National Assembly confirms date of coming by-elections


Bernhardt Krohg, Speaker of the National Assembly, has given green light so that the four pending by-elections to replace four members of the parliament can be held the same day. Krohg argued that this would allow to save resources and time to the election authorities.

Between those seats to be replaced is the one who belonged to former President of the Provisional Government Eadwald Engelsaas, who resigned last month, in a northern Albrektberg district. The other two seats belonged to representatives from the conservative Social Initiative coalition, one in Nordansk and a second in Vannesdal, while the fourth is another seat in Midstemsdal, from a representative from the Freedom Party who resigned after announcing disagreements on how his group was dealing with criticism regarding legal investigations to members of the organization suspected of ties with radical groups.

The four by-elections are scheduled on June 20th.


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Military service to be abolished


The National Assembly passed the National Defense Reform Act, which will abolish the compulsory military service and military conscription. The law was passed by a 312-19 vote. The law will also eliminate limitations on gender in the armed forces, and reform the internal code of conduct of the armed forces, as well as restricting military courts to judge civilian offenses.

Secretary Osgard Rimfeldt, despite having expressed their doubts about the complete abolition of the military conscription earlier, declared that the law will strengthen the armed forces and be a "resolute step toward the modernization and professionalization" of the Armed Forces.

The National Defense Reform Act will not immediately abolish the military service, however, as the ongoing military training will continue, but the Ministry of Defense will stop authorizing new enrollment communications, and those who are expected to join the military service after October 27th will be exempt to do military training if they decide so.

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« Reply #137 on: June 04, 2021, 11:44:01 PM »

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Authorities worried about mysterious disappearance of bees



Large parts of the country, particularly in the eastern regions, have been surprised by an unexpected and unprecedented event: the disappearance of bees.

Local authorities and conservationists have observed that around 70% of wild bees, as well as other similar especies, have disappeared in several provinces in the state of Austland. According to a study, in a particular rural area nearby Konndal, the number of wild bees which perished in the last months could be as high as 90%, compared to a estimation for the same period in the previous year.

Experts seem to be alarmed about the potential extinction of these small but important beings in the area, a situation that hasn't being witnessed in other states and regions of the country. The causes are still unknown, with the introduction of new pesticides and recenty warmer temperatures than average considered as possible hypothesis, although it is difficult that such causes would explain such big regional differences in this phenomenon.

It is not the ecological dimension that concerns both authorities and local communities, as this situation could become in an economic disaster for the region as well. Bees are the most important pollinators of many of the fruits and vegetables that are consumed by the public. It is considered that of the most of the crop species that provide 90% of the food supply, the majority of them are bee-pollinated. Although the impact could be reduced given the fact that, particularly in the northern provinces, there is a larger proportion of legumes in the local agriculture in Austland compared to other Juglander states, the impact could be still considerable.

Although wild bees are not the only animal species that seem to be affected by this sudden and mysterious environmental crisis, agriculture workers and companies in Austland are concerned about which effects could be had in the coming harvest season, which is due to start from July to November for the main vegetables produced locally.

The Department of Agriculture has announced that several measures have already been considered and planned, such as the introduction of bees in those affected areas, as well as sending scientific researchers to the regions affected. However, it is unclear if such measures will be possible at such large scale, and if it could have positive enough results in the short-term.

Austland state government has promised the creation of a fund and state subsidies to agriculture workers and companies that may be affected for this situation.



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« Reply #138 on: June 06, 2021, 06:31:56 PM »

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Austland and federal governments divided on water shortages


Local organizations have protested against the water shortage in more that fifty towns in the state of Austland.

The water shortage was caused by technicall problems, according to the Department of National Resources and Environment.

The management and control of the water resources is a competence of the federal government, while state governments have exclusively competences on the distribution of water and control of the sewage systems, which the decision to cut the distribution of water -announced on Friday- has created tensions and division between the federal government and the Austland government.

Unlike the federal government, the Austland state government is composed exclusively by members of the National Democratic Party.

However, Governor Wighardt Bergersen had a more conciliatory tone in his speech this morning, declaring that they are offering all means at their disposal to the federal government, in order to solve this problem as soon as possible. He also offered to visit Midtenstadt in the coming days, in case that was necessary for a quickly improvement of the situation regarding the management of the water resources.




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« Reply #139 on: June 08, 2021, 05:07:36 PM »

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Austland facing water shortage in supermarkets



Following the decision by the federal government to continue with the water stoppage in six provinces in Austland, along the official recommendation by the Austland government to not use tap water for neither drinking or cooking, supermarkets in the region have failed to guarantee their supply of drinking water, causing shortage of water as the consumption demand increased.

Local media and national television have showed many images of long queue of consumers to buy the last supplying of drinking water, as well as empty shelves of water and other drinking products in many supermarkets and local shops. In some cases, the inality of suppliers to met the demand of drinking water resulted -in a few cases- with chaotic scenes and verbal disputes.

Meanwhile, in other nine provinces in central government the Austland government authorized the reestart of the supply of water supplying to houses through the municipal system. However, the recommendation that they could use said water for taking a shower or washing dishes but keeping provisionally the recommendation that not to use for drinking, has not calmed down most consumers.

Secretary Edda Stordalen has announced that the such measures are likely to continue for the rest of the week, and apologize for any inconvenience. She, however, insisted that both the federal and Austland governments are working as hard as possible to solve this situation.

"Other regions, as such as [Austland's] provinces and towns unaffected by those measures, should not worry about the service of water supplying", she declared, calling citizens to avoid "unjustified panic", and continue with their lives as usual, and following the authorities' recommendations.

She also announced that, following a meeting with the Austland state governmetn scheduled this afternoon, the federal government will address the nation in order to clarify any doubts the public may have about the current situation.

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« Reply #140 on: June 11, 2021, 01:01:21 AM »
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Trial on failed coup d'etat starts in Albrektberg


Although Jugland has been making headlines worldwide as consequence of the recent water shortage in Austland, the national media has been busy this morning with a rather different event. That is, the start of the trial against the failed military insurrection in Albrektberg and Midtenstadt aimed to depose the constitutional government of the Federal Union of Jugland.

Because of the dimension of the case and the large number of suspects (more than 200) is expected that the trial will be a long one, however, which may last weeks and even months. Germund Garborg, Federal Attourney General, has declared that, despite this circumstances, he is confident that the trial will be successful and that truth will be discovered and those responsible behind "this vile attack against our democracy" will be punished with "the fair weight of the law".

The trial will be held in the High Court of Albrektberg, by a team of three judges. It is expected that the first witnesses and suspects will not testity until next week.