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European Government

CountryGovernment Characteristic
United Kingdom and Germany Parliamentary Democracy
Germany and Russia Federal System
Russia Semi-Presidential System
Russia The State Duma is elected by the people.
United Kingdom Head of government is the Prime Minister.
United Kingdom Head of government (prime minister) is selected within the House of Commons (legislature/Parliament).
Germany Head of Government Chancellor
Germany Citizens elect the members of the Bundestag.
Russia Federal Assembly
United Kingdom Citizens elect members of the House of Commons.
Russia Members of the Federation Council are appointed by each state.
Russia President is the head of government (Prime Minister serves a the presidents deputy equivalent to a vice president).
Germany The head of government (chancellor) is responsible for running the government and is head of the military.
Russia Head of government (president) is elected by the people.
United Kingdom Members of the House of Lords are appointed.
Russia The president is both the head of state and the head of government.
Germany State governments elect representatives for the Bundesrat.
Germany Head of government (chancellor) is elected by the Bundestag (legislature/Parliament).
Russia The president (head of government) is responsible for selecting the prime minister and running the government.
Russia, Germany, United Kingdom Citizens have rights and freedoms and are able to vote for governmental leaders.
Germany Head of state is the president.
United Kingdom and Germany Head of state is ceremonial and symbol.
United Kingdom Queen is the head of state.
United Kingdom, Germany, Russia Head of government is responsible for running the government.
United Kingdom Unitary System
United Kingdom and Germany Parliament is the law making body.
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