annexation


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incorporation by joining or uniting

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the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory) by conquest or occupation

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Polish President (https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-poland-russia-sanctions/poland-wants-sanctions-against-russia-over-crimea-to-continue-idUKKCN1VL0DE) Andrzej Duda  said at the conference that Western sanctions need to continue over the Crimean annexation. 
The resolution reads that the annexation is an attempt by India to change the demography of occupied Kashmir as part of their racist and fascist agenda.
According to the Times of Israel, Netanyahu is now officially (https://www.timesofisrael.com/before-elections-pm-wants-trump-to-back-israeli-sovereignty-over-settlements/) lobbying for a public statement by US President Donald Trump to back Israel's annexation of the West Bank.
At a meeting last week, village officials seemed inclined to approve the 10-acre annexation, but were open to the idea of the whole area coming in.
'The government should pressure the Modi government through the UN Security Council and friendly countries to reverse the occupied Kashmir's annexation,' he said.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday warned India over its illegal annexation of Occupied Kashmir and made it clear that Pakistan will raise the issue at every forum.
Federal Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari in a strong condemnation of the revocation of Article 370 had also called the step an 'illegal annexation of a militarily-occupied territory and completely unacceptable.
RAMALLAH, Monday, June 17, 2019 (WAFA) - The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) strongly denounced today endorsement by senior United States officials of Israel's annexation of occupied Palestinian territory.
Senior Palestinian Authority official Saeb Erekat called on world leaders to boycott the US-led Bahrain summit, claiming annexation would be a "war crime under international law." He also claimed any such interference by the US would be "US partnership in the crime of Israeli settlement plans." A US official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters: "No plan for unilateral annexation by Israel of any portion of the West Bank has been presented by Israel to the US, nor is it under discussion." MK Ofer Cassif (Hadash), slammed "the meaningless words of the US ambassador to Israel regarding the annexation of conquered territories show us what US President Donald Trump's 'America first' policy means.
The Town aims to challenge the City's annexation of a portion of the Town.
The "Say No to Annexation. Maintain Sovereignty" press conference was held Thursday afternoon by the Taiwan Society and its affiliates.
The Trump administration last month formally recognized Israel's annexation of the Golan Heights.
Over the past several years, however, Israel under Netanyahu had practiced a kind of creeping annexation, legalising one-time "illegal" settlements on private Palestinian land and extending Israeli sovereignty over aspects of settlers' education and economy on the West Bank.
The minister claimed that the ship had cadets from Crimea, and Poland does not recognise the annexation of Crimea.
Midway Township and the City of Duluth entered into an orderly annexation agreement pursuant to Minn.