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  Commonwealth
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What it is
Today the Commonwealth is a family of 54 nations in every continent.

In the past many of these nations were part of the British Empire. They have now chosen to join the modern Commonwealth.

The Commonwealth includes some of the richest and poorest, largest and smallest nations in the world.


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