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separatist

, separationist
a. a person who advocates or practises secession from an organization or group
b. (as modifier): a separatist movement
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It may be claimed that no matter what reforms Turkey adopts, they cannot hinder the spread of separatism and pan-Kurdism.
Tohti told the court last week he established the website to promote dialogue between scholars and that he had publicly opposed separatism and violence, Li said.
We urge the United States to maintain a consistent approach to all cases of Russian-backed separatism and, just as US does in the case of Ukraine, the Armenian separatism must be condemned and Armenia urged to abandon its annexation policies.
The Prime Minister addressed the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine together with the Security Service of Ukraine and the Prosecutor General to create an ad hoc commission to investigate the involvement of MPs and other officials, individuals and companies in financing terrorism and separatism.
He added that Iran had warned Iraq's Kurdish leaders against separatism, saying it was "in nobody's interest".
Whether it's naxalism, separatism or terrorism, a comprehensive integrated action plan is needed and my ministry has started work on it.
Whether it is Naxalism, militancy, terrorism, or separatism, all these challenges will be dealt with, and for that my ministry is preparing a comprehensive integrated action plan.
This crime is broad, and includes the crime of separatism, the accusation made against Ilham," Hu told Reuters by phone.
Addressing an event held under the auspices of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA), he regretted that Province faced crisis of possible separatism and damage to federation; "but the situation could improve quite well if we are given a chance to avail our 5-year tenure without interference", assuring that the government would be able to inculcate the loyalty of constitution in youth.
The paper features an extensive analysis of separatist movements in the world arguing that separatism does not necessarily emerge in poor regions.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), who is a fervent supporter of the anti-Iran terrorist Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO, also known as MEK, PMOI and NCRI), introduced a new bill to the congress which requires the administration to redouble its efforts to promote ethnic separatism in Iran.
China: China s propaganda chief has ordered officials to intensify the fight against separatism in Tibet, a report said Sunday, following a series of self-immolations in protest at Beijing s rule.