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Synonyms for associated state

a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs

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territories, and Freely Associated States * voluntarily report outbreaks of recreational water-associated illness to CDC.
territories, and Freely Associated States to CDC's Waterborne Disease and Outbreak Surveillance System via the National Outbreak Reporting System.
provide clarity that people from the Freely Associated States lawfully residing in the U.
Three territories and three freely associated states had no persons under monitoring.
Under the Compact of Free Association, citizens of the Freely Associated States (Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), and the Republic of Palau (ROP) can freely enter the United States and its Insular Areas for education, employment, and training purposes.
The economic boom brought additional Americans, Europeans, Southeast Asians (Chinese, Japanese, Filipinos, Koreans, Thai, Vietnamese, Indians, Laotians, Cambodians, Bangladeshi, Burmese), people from the Americas, South Pacific Islanders, and even more immigrants from the Freely Associated States of Micronesia.
Security Interests in the Pacific Freely Associated States Compact of Free Association U.
territories and the Freely Associated States (FAS), as well as Polynesia, including Hawaii and American Samoa.
The Freely Associated States (FAS), together with Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, have been regarded as a security border of the United States, the defense of which is considered to be key to maintaining vital sea lanes.
During this period, the two freely associated states received, on average, nearly 90% of their foreign funding or assistance from the United States.
funding in the region goes to the Freely Associated States.
When treaty obligations to the Freely Associated States are excluded, the United States provides little development assistance to the Pacific region (see Table 3).
35) Of the 24 countries with which Taiwan (or ROC) has diplomatic ties, six are in the Pacific, of which two are Freely Associated States.
Through investment in new library offerings such as gaming materials, as well as ongoing support of mobile library services, technology infrastructure, cultural heritage preservation, and professional development for library staff, IMLS is helping the residents of the Pacific Territories, Freely Associated States, and U.
A table provides a bird's-eye view of funding by title and lists the implications for education in the state of Hawai'i, the territories, the Freely Associated States, and for PREL.