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an association, especially of nations for a common cause

a group of people united in a relationship and having some interest, activity, or purpose in common

Synonyms for federation

a union of political organizations

the act of constituting a political unity out of a number of separate states or colonies or provinces so that each member retains the management of its internal affairs

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An investigation would be conducted very soon to assess the federation account, he said.
Enter to the Russian Federation is forbidden to a foreign citizen, if a decision about deportation, readmission or administrative expulsion from the Russian Federation is made regarding to him, or during his previous stay in Russia, he was transferred by the Russian Federation to a foreign country pursuant to an international treaty of the Russian Federation on readmission, or has not canceled or has outstanding conviction for committing an intentional crime, or two or more times within a year was brought to administrative responsibility.
In messages sent to the President of the Republic, the federations underline that these presidential measures are likely to endow Tunisian sports, all disciplines included, with the attributes of success on the national, continental and international levels, in accordance with the ambitious objectives set in the presidential programme "Together We Meet Challenges" for this sector.
The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is hosting a four-day assembly of North American Jewish federations that will begin Sunday at the Los Angeles
We have said that the decision where to go in 2006 must be taken by the athlete," says Ole Udsholt, a board member of the European federation and the Gay and Lesbian International Sport Association (GLISA), the organization set up to administer the World Outgames.
Silva, who was unanimously elected to head the federation in 2002, was the first non-member of the federation to become president, ending a line of coffee patriarchs.
But the demonstrations in Seattle sent shockwaves throughout the AFL-CIO, and they helped orient the federation toward a more global justice perspective.
THE EVOLUTION OF RESEARCH AND INFORMATION SERVICES AT THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
Led by Deng Pufang, the Disabled Persons' Federation is playing a very important role in developing China's rehabilitation service delivery system for people with disabilities.
The idea of a strong national federation had outrun the capacity of Arab wage workers.
The confrontation was sparked by the Ontario Federation of Naturalists, which has called for an environmental assessment of the 8,250-square-kilometre Superior Forest Management Area.
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN), the premier destination for fans of Olympic and lifestyle sports, and the International Swimming Federation (FINA) announced today a four-year agreement (2007-2010) to provide global coverage of FINA events to U.
The report compares the investment environment in Russian Federation with other countries in the region.
As the largest labor group, representing 800,000 workers, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, is adapting to new local leadership because of the death of Miguel Contreras at the same time that it tries to stay united amid a national split that saw several major unions break away.
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