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When a country is merged into another country, what happens to the people who were holding public office?

As the comments said, there is no general answer. The case I am most familiar with is German reunification. There, the unification treaty specified in article 42 that the East German parliament would ...
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How can a military exercise on the Black Sea happen with a closed Bosporus?

They are probably using boats from Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Georgia. There are a couple of errors in your assumptions. Turkey has closed the Bosphorus to warships of the belligerents, except for ...
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Why is support for the monarchy so high in Romania?

Note: This answer tries to shed some light on the possible reasons to explain this phenomenon and is mostly based on the personal experience of living for several decades in Romania. Idealization of ...
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How can a military exercise on the Black Sea happen with a closed Bosporus?

It seems that international naval presence from countries not bordering the Black Sea is actually reduced this year (and probably since 2022). [And even that of Turkey itself.] For example, in the ...
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When a country is merged into another country, what happens to the people who were holding public office?

To look at historical examples, one of the more famous examples of this occurred in 1706 Treaty of Union, which United the countries of England and Scotland under a singular parliament leading to the ...
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