Five Nations

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Five Nations:

see Iroquois ConfederacyIroquois Confederacy
or Iroquois League
, North American confederation of indigenous peoples, initially comprising the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, and Seneca; the native name for the confederated peoples is the Haudenosaunee.
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Peter Rogers and Scott Gibbs celebrate victory over England in the Five Nations
A free trade agreement involving the five nations could appeal to many of those who opposed the TPP.
"I think the general public across the five nations will be very pleased that we are adding our voice, not from a point of view of what is good for the care sector or the care businesses, but actually putting people first and making sure that people are treated fairly."
At present, there are five teams in all six Asian Five Nation divisions but, from next year, groups will consist of three teams, the bottom two teams will drop down to form the next division.
The investment bank will launch operations by the end of the first quarter 2013, and will partner with the private sector to finance projects in the five nations: Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco and Tunisia.
Domestic insurance firms expressed confidence in the safety of their investments in the five nations, which concentrate on bonds with good rating.
The Five Nations tournament will determine Asia's sole direct entry to the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
"When we won the Five Nations in 1999, it was the last time in was held in that format.
ARABIAN GULF skipper Diarmuid O'Malley is confident his side will bounce back stronger after a 56-27 defeat in Kazakhstan sent them crashing out of the Asian Five Nations. Both sides came in to the do-or-die clash knowing they had to win to stay in Asian rugby's top tier having lost all their previous games against, Japan, Korea and Hong Kong.
Q What was your most gratifying moment at Five Nations Energy?
(2.) Dugger CW, Five nations to tax airfare to raise funds for AIDS drugs, New York Times, Sept.
On the flip side, there are common denominators in science instruction among all five nations. For example: