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expansionism

the doctrine or practice of expanding the economy or territory of a country
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"Syria calls on the Arab people to be aware of the dangers of the expansionist ambitions of the Turkish regime which is spreading the killing and chaos in different parts of the Arab world from Syria to Libya and the Sudan and it will not stop till it will satisfy its illusions on reviving the Ottoman Sultanate," the source said.
The two navies have come face to face in the South China Sea, which is nearly all covered under China's expansionist claims.
"Even if you get outside the region, to Europe or elsewhere, no one is defending Iran's expansionist violent policy," US Special Representative for Iran and Senior Policy Adviser to the Secretary of State Brian Hook said in Manama.
In a way, expansionist designs of the Jewish state were clear right from the start of this conspired state came into being through the Balfour Declaration-1917 and later legitimized under UN Resolution 181.
The minister called for joint Arab action to counter those threats and "put an end to such violations and expansionist ambitions."
"Reintroduction of Adana agreement between Syria and Turkey is an effort to restrict Turkey's expansionist plans in Syria," Qablan told the Arabic-language service of Sputnik news agency on Sunday.
Summary: Louvain [Germany], Dec 19 (ANI): A two-day conference titled 'The Chinese Way, The New Normal?' held in Germany's Louvain brought together researchers, academicians and practitioners in the field of Asian studies, who deliberated upon China's geopolitical and socio-economic rise in the world and regional politics, its New Silk Road Initiative and the issues and challenges related to its expansionist strategic actions.
The ministry continued, "The US government's blind bias towards the occupation and its policies has opened the way for Israel's ruling right-wing coalition to implement all colonial expansionist schemes in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, particularly in Jerusalem."
The US Administration also holds the directly responsibility for the outcomes of its blind bias towards the occupation and its expansionist colonial policies.
They said Indian expansionist and aggressive designs have jeopardized the peace in the region.
Therefore, we will strongly protest Modi's welcome by the government or any non-government agencies,' the statement reads, adding his next visit to Nepal is also another step of his expansionist policy.
ISLAMABAD -- Former director general of Strategic Plans Division (SPD) Lt Gen (retd) Mazhar Jamil Tuesday said India's expansionist and revisionist mindset was guiding its force posture development that made war look more likely.