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Synonyms for sovereignty

Synonyms for sovereignty

the right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge

the condition of being politically free

Synonyms for sovereignty

government free from external control

royal authority


the authority of a state to govern another state

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In the latest fiasco by multinational corporations in confusing the status of China and Taiwan as separate, sovereign nations on their websites, Italian apparel company Moncler mistakenly listed China as "Republic of China," and itemized Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau as separate countries.
I am confident that the UK will thrive as a sovereign nation again, just as we did in our economic golden age of the 18th and 19th centuries when we, collectively as a nation, introduced industrial enlightenment and Adam Smith advocated the enormous benefits of free markets.
We will not lose out on free trade deals as we will negotiate our own as a sovereign nation.
We're not threatened at all because it's in international waters We see it as the right of any sovereign nation, Armed Forces of the Philippines spokesperson Colonel Restituto Padilla told reporters at Camp Aguinaldo on Wednesday.
You know because we did invade a sovereign nation that we'd never had an angry word with," Crowe (https://au.
aThis is an independent and sovereign nation that should not be attacked, no matter whether we like its leader or not,a he declared.
Is Taiwan a sovereign nation or a province of the People's Republic of China?
However, the proposals on accelerating a solution to the name issue should be sent to Athens that thus far played the card a solution not to be found but to impose us with conditions with which it perfidiously shot in the dignity of one sovereign nation and independent country.
The sovereign nation of Missinippi Nehethowak, as represented by Mathias Colomb Cree Nation, and HudBay Minerals Inc.
IF Scotland becomes a sovereign nation, would renegotiating our terms of entry to the European Union be such a bad thing?
IN TWO years' time the Scots will be asked the most important question in over three hundred years: do you want to pay the full market price for the right to wave your own flag and become a sovereign nation, divorced from the country that kept you in subservience and stole your oil?
Echoing Machar's comments in the US, Anei said that South Sudan was now a sovereign nation having seceded from Sudan, meaning that the eight-month old country did not inherit the economic sanctions the US placed on Sudan for allegedly sponsoring terrorism and for the conduct of its armed forces and paramilitaries in response to the insurgency in Darfur that began in 2003.
This was not a "war"--it was an invasion of a sovereign nation for the benefit of the West.
Meanwhile, Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt John Kirby told reporters, as a sovereign nation, Pakistan had the right to self-defence, so did the United States.
Otherwise we could wake up one day and discover that we are no longer a sovereign nation, but a branch office of the Franco-German empire.
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