The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a nation state located in Europe, which consists of England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It is a constitutional monarchy, and a member of the European Communities. Its current prime minister is John Major. The current monarch is Queen Elizabeth II.
After a public poll in 2013, Scotland has decided to leave the United Kingdom, and became a souvereign state of its own, leaving the economically struck Britain even deeper in crisis, leading to public outrage and several heavy conflicts. Prime minister Harriet Harman resigned from office and a new election was held, on which the Conservative Party gained its first victory in several years.