"One leader. One country. Workers of the World"
|Capital City||Owen Sound|
(4,006 days old)
|Alliance||North Atlantic Defense Coalition|
|Statistics as of 02/18/2007|
|Nation Rank||6864 of 5,242 (130.94%)|
|Native Resources||Fish, and Fur|
Republic of Knappe is a very large and older nation at 168 days old with citizens primarily of Caucasian ethnicity whose religion is Taoism. It is a backwards nation when it comes to technology and many refer to it unkindly as a 'Third World Nation'. Its citizens pay extremely high taxes and many despise their government as a result. The citizens of Republic of Knappe work diligently to produce Fish and Furs as tradable resources for their nation. It is a mostly neutral country when it comes to foreign affairs. It will usually only attack another nation if attacked first. When it comes to nuclear weapons Republic of Knappe will not research or develop nuclear weapons. Plans are on the way within Republic of Knappe to open new rehabilitation centers across the nation and educate its citizens of the dangers of drug use. Republic of Knappe does not allow any form of government protests. Its armed police forces work quickly at "dissolving" any and all government protests. It has an open border policy, but in order for immigrants to remain in the country they will have to become citizens first. Free speech is considered taboo in Republic of Knappe. The government gives foreign aid when it can, but looks to take care of its own people first. The government of Republic of Knappe will trade with any other country regardless of ethical consequences.
The government of the Republic of Knappe is a one party system. President Marriott and the National Workers Party of Knappe keep control over everything from the media to corporations and resources. The nation and its government are known for their political prisons in the remote areas of the country where political prisoners and "enemies of the state" and transported and held, often without charge. The government prides itself on its affordable housing program and its top notch disaster plan.