Countries do not act alone; the United Kingdom is a member of various international organisations and additionally has all sorts of agreements about all sorts of issues with all sort of countries. You don’t need to worry about most of them, but you should know at least something about the European Union, the Council of Europe, the United Nations, NATO and the G7/8.
The United Kingdom is currently a member of the European Union (EU), along with 27 other countries. This is set to change (more…)
This is a defensive military alliance between the USA, and 27 European countries including the UK. (more…)
Founded in 1976 as the “Group of 6”, this currently consists of seven western industrialized democracies (more…)