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    Papua New Guineaball

    Papua New Guineaball, officially the Independent State of PNG files Papua New Guineaball, is a countryball in Oceania that lives on the eastern half of the island of Papua and its offshore islands in Melanesia.

    It is bordered by its 2 neighbors Indonesia-icon.png Indonesiaball to the west, and Solomon Islands-icon.png Solomon Islandsball to the east, and is located just north across the Ocean to Australia-icon.png Australiaball.

    The country is divided into 22 provinces, including the capital Port Moresby-icon.png Port Moresbyball located in the National Capital District, giving it a total area of around 463 000 square kilometers.

    It has over 800 tribes and languages. It is among the most rural and least explored countryball on Earth-icon.png Earthball.

    History

    Papua New Guinea was born as a 7-icon.png 7ball and lived peacefully for centuries on the island of New Guinea.

    In the 19th century, the Europeans found the East Indies, along with the island of Australia, and began to pillage. Soon, the island of New Guinea was divided into 3 ways between British Empire-icon.png UKball, Netherlands-icon.png Hollandball, and German Empire-icon.png Germanyball. Then in 1901, Australia-icon.png Vegemite gained independence and annexed its parent's part of the islands.

    With the outbreak of WW1, the Allied Powers began to attack German Empire-icon.png Germany's colonies around the world. The Japanese-Empire-icon.png Empire of Japanball began to annex many of its Pacific islands, and Australia-icon.png Australiaball was quick to take German New Guinea-icon.png German New Guineaball.

    After that, Dutch East Indies-icon.png Dutch East Indiesball and Australia-icon.png Australiaball's child British Papua-icon.png Territory of Papuaball became the only ones on the island on the Bismarck Archipelago.

    German New Guinea-icon.png German New Guineaball would become British New Guinea-icon.png Territory of New Guineaball, a twin for British Papua-icon.png Territory of Papuaball to play with.

    After the outbreak of WW2 at Pacific in 1942 the Japanese-Empire-icon.png Empire of Japanball attacked British Papua-icon.png Papua and British New Guinea-icon.png New Guineaball in its attempt to attack Australia-icon.png Australiaball.

    British New Guinea-icon.png New Guineaball was captured, but British Papua-icon.png Papuaball survived and alerted Australia-icon.png its owner what had happened.

    USA-icon.png UK-icon.png Australia-icon.png Allied forces fought hard there, and successfully removed Empire of Japanball from Papua.

    After the war British New Guinea-icon.png Territory of New Guineaball became Australia-icon.png Australiaball's clay again The territories of British Papua-icon.png Papuaball and British New Guinea-icon.png New Guineaball later merged.

    On September 15, 1975 British Papua New Guinea-icon.png Territory of Papua and New Guineaball became independent as another Commonwealth realm just like Australia-icon.png Australiaball, New Zealand-icon.png New Zealandball, and Canada-icon.png Canadaball.

    Shortly after that unrest started in Bougainville-icon.png Bougainvilleball because of disparities and mining issues; despite Bougainville-icon.png Bougainvilleball granted autonomy status, the unrest spiraled into a ten-year war that left 20,000 Papuans dead.

    In 2019, Bougainville-icon.png Bougainvilleball held an independence referendum; 98,3% of inhabitants choose independence. Papua New Guineaball and Bougainvilleball recently made an agreement that the latter will gain their independence by 2027.

    Despite being one of least developed countryball, it is living happily for now (somewhat), and its beautiful nature and culture attracts tourists and scientists from all over Earth-icon.png Earthball.

    How to draw

    Drawing Papua New Guineaball is somewhat hard.

    1. Draw basic circle shape
    2. Slash (\) the circle into two side
    3. The left/bottom side is black
    4. The right/top side is red
    5. Draw five white stars on the black side
    6. Draw a yellow then draw a bird-of-paradise silhouette on the red side
    7. Add eyes, and you've finished

    Flag Colors

    Color Name RGB CMYK HEX
    Black N/A N/A #000000
    White N/A N/A #FFFFFF
    Philippine Red N/A N/A #CE1126
    Metallic Yellow N/A N/A #FCD116

    Relations

    Friends

    Neutral

    • Indonesia-icon.png Indonesiaball - We are ok... Although I'm concerned with how you treated my Netherlands New Guinea-icon.png sibling. Can I join ASEAN?

    Enemies

    Gallery

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    Polandball Wiki has a gallery of artwork, comics, gifs and videos of Papua New Guineaball.

    Click here to see it.



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