self-determination

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self-determination

the right of a nation or people to determine its own form of government without influence from outside
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The question we wish to raise is as follows: should the right of self-determination be implemented in the same manner for a people having no state of their own as for a people having already such a state?
The need to exercise the right of self-determination is no fiction or political slogan.
Talking on the occasion' Liaquat Baloch said that Jamaat-e-Islami would continue its full support to the Kashmiris for their realization of their right of self-determination.
I am told that some of them were shocked to see the intensity of support for the right of self-determination in the Valley, which is not a small constituency and can well decide how a statewide candidate fares.
He hoped that the future Government of Pakistan as well would continue to view Kashmir as the country's national question never leaving Kashmiris alone in their peaceful political struggle for freedom and right of self-determination.
If this issue is not addressed at the beginning of the next legislative session, then perhaps it is time for the people to use their power of initiative to once again reclaim the right of self-determination.
The Chairman Kashmir Committee said the United Nations has passed resolutions in support of the right of self-determination of Kashmiris and said the resolution of January 5, 1949 is very important.
ALTHOUGH his rhetoric suggested that he has an interest in assuring the right of self-determination for Los Angeles voters, state Sen.
Talking on the occasion, Liaquat Baloch said that Jamaat-e-Islami would continue its full support to the Kashmiris for their realization of their right of self-determination.
He further stated that in spite of unprecedented mass mobilization in the occupied territory right of self-determination continued to be denied to the Kashmiri people, KMS reported.
The state Legislature will adjourn for its summer recess Friday with a bill that would give the San Fernando Valley the right of self-determination bottled up in committee by Senate Democrats.
He said that the Kashmiris are offering great sacrifices for the right of self-determination and we fully support them.