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Formally "The United Kingdom of [[Great Britain]] and [[Northern Ireland]]", the UK comprises [[England]], [[Scotland]], [[Wales]] and [[Northern Ireland]] and is situated off the western coast of mainland [[Europe]]. It is a representative democracy governed from its capital [[London]] and a member of the [[European Union]] and [[NATO]]. The head of state is the monarch, presently [[Queen Elizabeth II]].