Plaid Cymru

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Plaid Cymru (plaɪd ˈkəmri) is Welsh for The Party of Wales. It is often simply called Plaid. It is a political party in the United Kingdom which seeks for Wales to become an independent country and is considered as sitting between the centre-left and the left-wing of the political spectrum. They have 10 of 60 seats in the National Assembly for Wales since the 2016 election, as well as 4 MPs in the UK parliament since the 2017 UK election. The party's leader is Adam Price.