Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentImmigration · 5 months ago

Can a country move its geographic position on purpose? Can its population and government move like a family would move home?

Why can't Britain just move to Spain and North Africa? It's healthier there.

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  • sam
    Lv 6
    5 months ago
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    Why would spain want english people?

  • Foofa
    Lv 7
    5 months ago

    National and monarchical borders have shifted throughout history and there was a time when northern France was part of Britain. But what you describe is probably a nonstarter.

  • 5 months ago

    Some low laying island countries are trying to do just that.

  • 5 months ago

    Assuming the people and natives of the destination were in agreement (or bombed into submission)...I suppose...

    If I remember correctly, when the UN was considering the creation of the State of Israel, they considered various locations in Africa as well as its "traditional" borders...

    Sometimes it could happen without that country having a lot of say...

    Look at a map of Poland before WW2 and then after. You'll notice that the USSR basically annexed the mineral-rich Eastern provinces of pre-war Poland then, as compensation, negotiated for Poland to absorb the formerly-German provinces of Prussia, Silesia and Pomerania.... In effect, the entire country of Poland was "moved" a hundred miles to the West...

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  • 5 months ago

    Why can't Guatemala just move to the United States.

    Signed,

    Just Another Liberal Holding Her Community College Degree in Rocket Science Closely to Her Breast

  • Henry
    Lv 5
    5 months ago

    That happened with France for their real or fake WW2.

    Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings hoax!

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