How did the years of autocratic rule
within the auspices of the USSR affect the relative economic performance of the former Soviet republics in the 1990s?
nurture conundrum: Are the Russian people uniquely predisposed to brutal autocratic rule
? Why did so many Russian rulers take hesitant steps toward political reform only to revert back?
"We want to see an implementation of past resolutions and further sanctions against this terrorist government" Netsreab Asmelash from theEritrean National Commission for Democratic Change said, adding "we are calling for support from the international community to depose this autocratic rule
which is a threat to regional and global security".
Protesters are celebrating in Egypt as Hosni Mubarak steps down as president, ending three decades of autocratic rule
During 23 years of Ben Ali's autocratic rule
, Tunisia was a usually placid destination known for wide open beaches and ruins, and was a favoured getaway for Europeans seeking the Mediterranean sun and shore.
Banerjee said on Friday she called the trip off to spend more time with West Bengal's poor and helpless people who were being targeted by the " Left Front's autocratic rule
Qin Shihuangdi remains a controversial figure in Chinese history; his autocratic rule
was heavily marked by tyranny and bloodshed, yet he set in place innovations that modernized and unified a country left fragmented by the Warring States period.
Let the country be a place that can accommodate everyone,'' the former king, whose autocratic rule
ended after 19 days of peaceful protests led by Koirala, said.
"It is up to us to end this autocratic rule
," Muhammad Bazoum, a leader of the opposition Coordination of Democratic Forces for the Republic (CFDR), told the rally.
Radovan Karadzic assumed Mr Dabic's identity as a cover during the autocratic rule
of his mentor Slobodan Milosevic, officials said yesterday as they promised to track down anyone who helped the Bosnian Serb warlord stay on the run from genocide charges for nearly 13 years.
Discounting the murshidats as "civil servants who serve as window dressing for the King's agenda," she rejects the autocratic rule
of the Monarchy and its pro-western orientation.
While a senior colleague who knew him during the era of his autocratic rule
of Celtic, told me he could not imagine Jock Stein letting Boruc away with such shenanigans.