The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union and if everything goes as planned, The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on March 29, 2019 at 11PM United Kingdom time. The United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed on three separation issues that include how much the United Kingdom own the European Union, what happens to the Northern Ireland border, and what happens to United Kingdom citizens living in the European Union and the European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom.
During the morning of July 5, 2005, a series of explosions, which was initially thought to be an electrical fault, shut down the city's transport network. As the morning progressed, officials began learning that four Islamist suicide attackers had detonated bombs on three underground trains and a bus. These attacks were considered "one of the worst terrorist atrocities in British history" because it left 52 people dead and more than 700 people injured. As a result of these attacks, the government increased security, introduced new counterterrorism measures, retrained first responders to handle major crises, and began using more electronic surveillance,
The Rosetta Stone is a stone with writing on it in Egyptian and Greek using three different scripts. The Rosetta Stone is written in hieroglyphics, demotic, and Greek because those were the three scripts being used in Egypt at that time. Hieroglyphic was the script used for important or religious documents, demotic was the common script of Egypt, and Greek was the language of the rulers of Egypt during that time period. The Rosetta Stone was found in 1799 by French soldiers but when Britain took over France, they won that as a sign of military superiority. The Rosetta Stone is currently located in the British Museum.
The United Kingdom is a highly developed nation that applies considerable international economic, political, scientific, and cultural influence. There is currently a population of 65,637,239 in the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom dates to the formation of the Medieval Kingdom of England and the establishment of a constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy in the 17th century. The United Kingdom has a long history of major contributions to the arts and sciences which include William Shakespeare, one of the greatest writers in the history of English literature, and British scientists that discovered, gravity and hydrogen and developed theories on natural evolution. London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is a major international financial center that attracts many people year round. Immigration has become a major focus of the public debate in the 21st century. Although the nation does strive, the year 2017 brought anxiety to the country due to the vote to leave the European Union and the excessive amount of terrorist attacks.
The United Kingdom is an island country located off the northwestern coast of Europe that comprises the whole island of Great Britain. The United Kingdom is comprised of four geographic and historical regions: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Besides the land border with the Irish Republic, the United Kingdom is surrounded by sea. London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is among the world's leading commercial, financial, and cultural centers. The United Kingdom as a whole has made significant contributions to our current world economy, especially in technology and industry. Since World War II, the United Kingdom's exports have been cultural. These exports, including literature, theatre, film, television, and popular music, represent and bring attention to their country.