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Sealand is an abandoned World War II anti-aircraft platform
in the Thames Estuary. It is just outside Great Britain's
3-mile territorial water limit.
In 1967, it was occupied by a British businessman, Roy Bates, and his family. He proclaimed himself Prince Roy and the platform to be the "Principality of Sealand".
The British Home Office (Interior Ministry) issued a statement saying that in the British government's view Sealand remains British territory.
Any "Sealand license plate" is to be considered a fake or souvenir license plate.