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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Rajwana said that no one could suppress the right to self-determination of Kashmiris of the Indian occupied Kashmir.
Though its proponents justify it on grounds of self-determination, secession is not equal to this constitutional principle.
The National Umma Party renews its clear position on the right of the Nuba Mountains to self-determination and affirms that self-determination is successful when it faces a foreign colonial rule, but in the case of internal injustice and inequality in the context of a national state, the struggle for legitimate rights and demands is the best way to achieve internal peace and justice," reads a statement extended to Sudan Tribune by the NUP leadership.
The example of elders, the hope of youth and the faithfulness of clergy have all been moments of self-determination.
Two conceptual systems of self-determination have been previously examined in SDT research.
Hofbauer takes the right to self-determination as an example of areas in international law where uncertainty abounds.
The Resolution also pointed out the conclusion of the International Court of Justice in the advisory opinion of 9 July 2004, that states that the construction of the Apartheid Wall by the Israeli government is one of the main causes that severely impedes the right of the Palestinians to self-determination.
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) of Sri Lanka, the dominant Tamil political grouping in the North of Sri Lanka, and to a lesser extent in the East of Sri Lanka, has reiterated the premise that a solution to the ethnic issue that has dogged the country for decades has to be found within a framework that includes the Tamils right for self-determination and the re merger of the Northern and Eastern provinces.
A proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law setting up this new government was submitted by President Aquino to Congress, and in it, the unqualified right of the Bangsamoro to self-determination was announced.
Researchers have consistently identified the promotion of student self-determination as a key element of effective secondary transition services (Chadsey-Rusch, Rusch, & O'Reilly, 1991; Hughes et al.
thesis on the same subject, Coleman attempts to provide a framework whereby claims for self-determination could be resolved peacefully, and with the expertise and impartiality of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) that would support the claims' legitimacy.
The most important part of this matter does not relate to the future of these entities and islands as much as it is connected to the implementation of the self-determination principle.