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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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China in turn will keep warning all US and other ships to stay away from its claimed sovereign territory.
The European Parliament leadership must take real actions and impose political - economic pressure upon Yerevan until the latter has withdrawn its Armed Forces from every inch of Azerbaijani sovereign territory, as well as lifted the cruel economic blockade against Nakhchivan," he said.
New Delhi [India], August 14 ( ANI ): A former Indian Army official has said that China is adopting the same strategy in Doklam which it implemented in South China Sea, by claiming its sovereign territory.
Sport Aid 1000 was a 10,000m race held in schools in every country and sovereign territory in the world.
A few days later, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz echoed Netanyahu's claim, saying that the government of Israel had merely "reiterated the reality that the Golan Heights are part of Israel's sovereign territory.
The US "will continue assisting the Iraqis to eventually regain control of their sovereign territory from these terrorists," and such operations are currently underway in the Tigris and Euphrates River Valleys, and along Sinjar Mountain, he affirmed.
Moscow eventually has to end its occupation of Ukraine's sovereign territory," he said.
Doesn't President Anastasiades see the irony of slamming sanctions on a government that seizes the sovereign territory of another nation?
Turkey regards it as sovereign territory and had repeatedly vowed to defend it from any attack by the insurgents.
Reuters said this was the first incursion by Turkish troops into Syria since the start of the conflict, at a site that Ankara considers sovereign territory.
Could that be the same Gerry Doyle, whose earlier letter (December 29), was calling for this country to boycott Chinese goods and businesses in order to brow-beat the Chinese government "in their Third World country"into adopting westernstyle democracy within its sovereign territory and was taken to task by the consummate contributor to this page, D Fredrick (January 6) over his very limited knowledge of history?
We call on Russia to immediately withdraw its troops not only from border regions but also from UkraineA's sovereign territory," he noted.
The militants are encroaching on the tomb of Suleyman Shah, grandfather of the Ottoman Empire's founder, which lies in northern Syria but which Ankara considers sovereign territory and has made clear it will defend.
This morning, the IDF fighters managing the air defence systems brought down a Syrian fighter plane which approached Israel's sovereign territory on the Golan in a threatening manner, and even crossed the frontier," Yaalon said in a statement.
2] of land, and although the Fish Lake site lies outside this area, they consider it to also be part of their sovereign territory.