secessionist


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an advocate of secessionism

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With some of the secessionist leaders in self-imposed exile in Brussels and unable to cast their ballot, and small far-left party CUP saying it would abstain, Sanchez may not attract enough votes.
More than anyone, I knew the vulnerability of the Philippine Republic in the Muslim areas; martial law was a success in the rest of the country, but our southern backdoor was 'strategically vulnerable' to the secessionist.
Many foreign observers have misread the impasse between Catalan secessionists and the Spanish government.
A cursory look at secessionist movements around the world reveals that attempts to break up nations almost always end up in failure.
Kate's assignment was to go to the Barnum Hotel, a known meeting place for secessionist activities.
Having succeeded Saleh (who ruled Yemen as a dictator from 1978) in February 2012, President Hadi by mid-2014 had confounded pessimistic forecasts about his ability to bring reforms to this impoverished country, as well as fight four different internal wars at the same time - the increasingly bloody rebellion of the Houthi Shi'ite thugs in the north-western province of Sa'da bordering Saudi Arabia, AQAP in the south-east, heavily armed and hostile tribes in the central interior, and the secessionists in the south.
Among Leon's contributions to the company was to design the first Minton Secessionist ware in 1898, an entire range based on the principles of the Viennese movement.
A trio of polish pewter Secessionist jewellery boxes variously decorated with stylised flower and geometric designs, together estimated at PS250-350
The V- C had sought a detailed explanation from the political science department after the BJP objected to the seminar terming it as supporting the secessionist elements of the state.
The main secessionist group "Junts pel Si" (Together for Yes) won 62 seats in the 135-strong assembly in Spain's wealthy northeastern region, while smaller leftist party CUP won another 10 seats, official results showed.
sought yesterday to stop the secessionist Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) from leaving the Manila-based national government by including a provision in the proposed substitute Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) bill addressing such issue.
Despite leaderhip within the movement towing a hard-line secessionist agenda, several factions of the movement support Yemen's unity.
MANILA -- A Mindanao solon took offense in the suggestion of amending the Bangsamoro basic bill to explicitly prohibit any secessionist movement in Mindanao.
According to the source, the attack was carried out by southern secessionists, but secessionist leaders denied the accusation.
SANA (CyHAN)- Artillery shells fired by the Yemeni armed forces struck a secessionist camp in the southern province of al-Dhalea on Friday, killing 12 and injuring many others, local residents told Xinhua.