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    South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Government - 1990
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    SOURCE: 1990 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Long-form name: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (no short-form name)

      Type: dependent territory of the UK

      Capital: Grytviken Harbour on South Georgia is the chief town

      Administrative divisions: none (dependent territory of the UK)

      Independence: none (dependent territory of the UK)

      Constitution: 3 October 1985

      Legal system: English common law

      National holiday: Liberation Day, 14 June (1982)

      Executive branch: British monarch, commissioner

      Legislative branch: none

      Judicial branch: none

      Leaders: Chief of State--Queen ELIZABETH II (since 6 February 1952), represented by Commissioner William Hugh FULLERTON (since 1988; resident at Stanley, Falkland Islands)

      NOTE: The information regarding South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Government 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Government 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.

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