separatist


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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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22 (ANI): The Government of Pakistan needs to remain vigilant about not reposing blind trust in 'friend and partner' China with regard to Beijing's reported attempts to negotiate with Baloch separatists and bring them back into the national mainstream.
The Ferraris belonging to Baloch separatist groups announced submitting to the writ of the state and becoming part of the national mainstream.
ADEN, Yemen: Yemeni ministers were holed up in Aden's presidential palace Wednesday after separatist forces seized effective control of the southern port city.
There are more than 36 separatist movements in India including 22 large scale movements and many of them are fighting since decades.
The court's decision will probably prevent Junqueras from being sworn in at the opening session of the new Catalan parliament on Jan 17 and complicates the separatist parties' search for a leader who is neither jailed nor abroad.
Separatists from the selfproclaimed Luhansk People's Republic drove 16 prisoners to a government-controlled area near the no-man's land on the front, while Ukrainian government representatives delivered 99 people.
They were convened by Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain to defeat a secessionist drive by Puigdemont and other separatist officials and to return the restive region to what the Spanish leader called "normality.
A list of separatist leaders in eastern Ukraine was also sent to Surkov.
The reports further said the RAW has set up a new desk in their headquarters to instigate Baloch liberation movement with Baloch separatist elements.
BAMAKO, Mali, Dhu-AlQa'dah 15, 1436, August 30, 2015, SPA -- A government-allied militia in Mali says it will leave a northern town it occupied earlier this month following clashes with Tuareg separatists, AP reported.
The Russian response goes on to refute many of the points they say were raised in the Ukrainian document, such as shelling and the destruction of critical infrastructure by separatist militias.
Last year, when separatist forces in the Donbas region appeared to be crumbling under the weight of Ukraine's counter-offensive, it seemed possible that Ukraine would be able to reassert its sovereignty over the area.