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separation of powers:

see Constitution of the United StatesConstitution of the United States,
document embodying the fundamental principles upon which the American republic is conducted. Drawn up at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787, the Constitution was signed on Sept.
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For him, the important prerogatives granted to the Prime Minister as well as the strict seperation of powers will create a new constitutional balance in favor of elected institutions, in full respect of the monarchy.
The seperation of powers, the principles of the constitution and the rule of law will have to be closely observed.