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Socii status enacted

12 September 7529

His Imperial Majesty Alexander IV, Defender of the Faith, Turtle and Elephants, may the Almighty God bless his reign, gave Imperial Assent to an Act of the Senate establishing the status of "Socius" (in plural Socii) for foreign states. According to ...

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Baroness Kirsanova elevated to Duchess, replaces Drakonov as Consul

5 August 7528

His Imperial Majesty Alexander IV, Defender of the Faith, Turtle and Elephants, may the Almighty God bless his reign, signed the Edict of Konstantinopolis dismissing Duke Krzysztof Slavomirovych Drakonov as First Consul for the year 7528 (2020 accord...

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Istanbul land plot annexed for the Empire

3 August 7528

The Senate of the Empire of Pavlov has passed an Act annexing a house in Istanbul's historical Phanar area to the Empire. This is not the first time an area in the former heartland of the Eastern Roman Empire was annexed to the Empire, but this is t...

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Grand Prince Jaroslav appointed Heir to the Throne

14 July 7528

His Imperial Majesty Alexander IV, Defender of the Faith, Turtle and Elephants, may the Almighty God bless his reign, gave Imperial Assent to the Heir to the Throne Act which appoints HIH Grand Prince Jaroslav Oleksandrovych (Yaroslav M.) as the Heir...

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Pavlov's celebrates 8th anniversary

25 June 7528

Each June 25 (in the calendar of the heretics July 8), the people of Pavlov celebrate the main holiday of the nation — the Independence Day). Eight years ago, on July 8 2012 two students from Amsterdam founded Pavlov as an experiment with Absolutis...

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Pavlov issues first series of stamps

17 June 7528

HIM Emperor Alexander IV, may the almighty God bless his reign, has issued stamps of the Imperial post. There are two stamps, one contains the Imperial portrait and the other the patron saint of the then Principality of Montescano, St. Demetrios of...

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Emperor appoints Grand Shen

4 June 7528

His Imperial Majesty Alexander IV, may the Almighty God bless his reign, passed an Edict today appointing long-term citizen and friend Jaroslav Mykhaylovych Andrijewski to the post of Grand Shen of the Empire "to serve as the Head of the Bön reli...

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Pavlov has not yet perished!

30 May 7528

Proclamation of HIM the Faithful Pavlovian Emperor Our fellow Pavlovians! In a time of grief We are addressing ye, for the once glorious Empire hath perished, her people – God’s chosen nation – scattered all over the Flat Earth not unlike s...

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Carrying foreign crowns without legislative approval made illegal

13 May 7528

Today the Privy council of Montescano besieged the Monarch to pass an act to the effect that the Monarch of Montescano is not allowed to wear foreign crowns without the explicit permission of the Council of State. An act to that effect was passed wit...

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Council of State declares marriage as a union between a man and a woman

24 April 7528

The Council of State of the Principality of has voted to declare marriage as a lifelong union between one man and one woman "intended by God for their mutual joy; for the help and comfort given one another in prosperity and adversity; and, when it is...

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Monarch outlaws dual citizenship

19 April 7528

His Highness the Sovereign Prince passed a decree outlawing dual citizenship with other states, with a few exceptions made. This decree is most likely the outcome of sharing citizens with many other micronations, a common problem in micronationality....

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"Pavlovianness Act" passed

16 January 7528

Yesterday, the Council of State published the 1 Dion. al. 25 (Pavlovianness Act) which sought to enshrine the preservation and promotion of various aspects of Montescano's Pavlovian heritage in law. The Act was passed by a vast majority, with 6 in su...

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Grahamland reclaimed as Overseas Territory

10 January 7528

Dionsiypol 23 January 2020 - the office of HSH the Sovereign Prince has published the Princely Ordinance 1 Dion. po. 29 confirming the claims of the Principality over the former Pavlovian Themes of Hrejmanna and the Isles located on Graham land in An...

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Montescano bans fur farming

5 December 7528

Yesterday, the Council of State passed an act proposed by His Serene Highness prohibiting fur farming and slaughter of animals solely or primarily for their fur. The act was passed by 5 votes, 2 abstains and no opposition. Fur farming is the practic...

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