The Four Countries

The Four Countries

The UK is made up of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Its full name is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Great Britain comprises England, Scotland and Wales, and is the largest island of the British Isles. Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic form the second largest island.
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I ordered the Emerald City to be built just where the four countries cornered together, and when it was completed I announced myself the Ruler of the Land of Oz, which included all the four countries of the Munchkins, the Gillikins, the Winkies and the Quadlings.
More and more were demanded, until to-day there are more telephones in New York than there are in the four countries, France, Belgium, Holland, and Switzerland combined.
The four countries, which at first broke away from the East African Community to create the Northern Corridor Summit, are on the verge of concluding talks to form a one airspace area.
In a statement to SUNA, Sudan Ambassador to Uganda, Abdul-Bagi Kabeer, said that the quartet summit which was invited by Uganda will be issues of concern to the four countries, adding that the summit will focus on the issue of South Sudan.
Sources in the energy sector said that gas companies of the four countries have already established a company to build, own and operate the 1,800km TAPI natural gas pipeline.
The Pakistan delegation will meet officials of India, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan to push ahead with a planned transnational gas pipeline connecting the four countries and reach a settlement on the award of the multi-billion-dollar project to US companies.
December 19, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese, South Sudanese, Chadian and Central African Republic presidents will meet in Nyala the capital of South Darfur state to discuss security issues and trade on the border zones between the four countries.
NNA - 18/9/2012 - Iran suggested on Egypt, Turkey and Saudi Arabia to send monitors from the four countries to Syria to help in ending violence, Iranian official media said.
The four countries are France, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States, Kao Kim Hourn, secretary of state at Cambodia's foreign ministry, said in a press briefing after the meeting of the SEANWFZ Commission, which was attended by ASEAN foreign ministers and chaired by Cambodian foreign minister Hor Namhong.
Wayne Wu, deputy chairman of TAITRA, confirmed that after finishing 3,502 business meetings with a total of 1,153 potential buyers in the four countries, the delegation successfully signed contract orders valued at US$195.
Summary: The member states' 27 ministers agreed, during the Foreign Affairs Council in Geneva, on 14 December, to start trade negotiations with Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco and Jordan after the four countries have enacted economic reforms over the past months.
The foreign ministers of the four countries are currently in final negotiations to decide on the visa, the Islamic republic news agency quoted Shahbaz Yazdani as saying.