Western Provinces

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United Free Provinces of Western Suvania

Verenigde Vrije Provincies van West-Suvania (Vistarian)
Baruun Suvaniya Negdsen, Cholot Mujuud (Suvan)
Verenigde Vrie Provencies van Wesenlik-Suvanya (Slijk)
1971–2022
Flag of Western Provinces
Flag
Anthem: Together We Prosper
StatusIndependent Commonwealth under the See of Supremacy
CapitalAutsburg
Official languagesVistarian
Suvan
Slijk
Religion
Majority: Vierism
Minorities: Oppositionarism, Gilatism, Ayalism
Demonym(s)Provincian
GovernmentFederal parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Monarch 
• 1971-1998
Pieter IV
• 1998-2022
Marium I
Prime Minister 
• 1971-1974
Frans-Jan Avett (first)
• 2020-2022
Milan Fisher (last)
LegislatureFederal Assembly
Constitutional Senate (1971-1974, 1979-1982, 1987, 2021-2022)
Federal Assembly
Historical eraNuclear Era - Postmodern Era
• Federal Constitution adopted
16 September 1971
• Adelia Agreement
20 September 1984
1 February 2021
• Act of Confederation
14 August 2022
CurrencyProvincemark
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Ademarist Republic of Autern
Lower Suvania
Region of Auterna

The Western Provinces (Vistarian: Westelijke Provincies, Suvan: Baruun Aimguud, Slijk: Wesenlik Provencies, also known as the UWP, was a Western Yasterian country between 1971 and 2022, formed from a union of the regions of Autern, Grenstroom, Lijnveld and parts of Northern Edalavia. Officially the United Free Provinces of Western Suvania, it was first described as an Ademarist state, however attained a more multicultural identity centred around liberal democracy in contrast to the authoritarian regimes in Upper and Lower Suvania. Following the Second Suvani War in 1984, the Western Provinces was bordered by Upper Suvania in the East, Vistaraland to the West and Lower Suvania to the south in the divided region of Adelisia.

Following the continued economic strife and instability that persisted in Suvania throughout the 20th Century saw the fracturing of the country along political lines, increase the prominence of the remerging secessionist movements in its western regions, which had historically been a part of the Vistari Empire before the 12 Years' War, maintaining significant cultural and religious separation from the power centres in the East. Following the secession of Autern during the First Suvani War and the creation of an Ademarist Republic, religious agitation in the western regions of now Lower Suvania increased throughout the 1950s and 60s, seeking to replicate the revolution in Autern, which only worsened following the unpopular Second Suvani War.