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Topic: Foreign relations of Andorra


  
  Andorra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra's main legislative body is the unicameral General Council of the Valleys (Consell General de les Valls), a parliament of 28 seats; members are elected by direct popular vote, 14 from a single national constituency and 14 to represent each of the 7 parishes, with members serving four-year terms.
Andorra's climate is similar to its neighbours' temperate climate, but its higher altitude means there is on average more snow in winter and it's slightly cooler in summer.
Andorra is not a full member of the European Union, but enjoys a special relationship with it, e.g.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/a/an/andorra_1.html   (933 words)

  
 Andorra biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra is a very small landlocked principality in southwestern Europe, located in the eastern Pyrenees mountains and bordered by France and Spain.
In 1278, the conflict was resolved by the signing of a parage, which provided that Andorra's sovereignty be shared between the French count of Foix (whose title would ultimately transfer to the French head of state) and the bishop of La Seu d'Urgell, in the Catalonia region of Spain.
Andorra's climate is similar to its neighbours' temperate climate, but its higher altitude means there is on average more snow in winter and it is slightly cooler in summer.
andorra.biography.ms   (1131 words)

  
 The EU's relations with Andorra - Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra is a parliamentary democracy (Constitution entered into force in March 1993) that retains as its heads of state a coprincipality; the two princes are the president of France and the bishop of Seo de Urgel, Spain, who are represented locally by coprinces' representatives.
Contractual relations with Andorra are based on an Agreement between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra in the form of an exchange of letters, which was signed on 28 June 1990 and entered into force on 1 July 1991.
Andorra is a member of the EU Customs Union and is treated as an EU member for trade in manufactured goods (no tariffs) and as a non-EU member for agricultural products.
europa.eu.int /comm/external_relations/andorra/intro   (528 words)

  
 Category:Foreign relations by country - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Foreign relations of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Foreign relations of the Republic of the Congo
Foreign relations of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
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 Andorra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Principality of Andorra (Catalan: Principat d'Andorra, French: Principauté d'Andorre) is a small, landlocked principality in southwestern Europe, located in the eastern Pyrenees mountains and bordered by France and Spain.
Andorra is also part of the Catalan Countries and is one of the European microstates.
Andorra's long history has provided it with a rich mythology and an abundance of folk tales, with roots originating in as far as Andalusia in the south and Netherlands in the north.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/A/Andorra.htm   (1226 words)

  
 Fact Sheet: Iceland-Andorra Relations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra is a small principality of 465km²tucked between France and Spain with 62.5000 inhabitants, and has two co-princes, the bishop of Urgell (Spain) and the French President, who have only symbolic power, the country being governed under the parliamentary system (Constitution of 1993).
Andorra is not a member of the EU but has signed a special treaty with it in 1991.
Andorra is a member of the UN and the Council of Europ.
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 Andorra (06/05)
In July 1997, the University of Andorra was established.
As co-princes of Andorra, the President of France and the Bishop of Seu d’Urgell maintain supreme authority in approval of all international treaties with France and Spain, as well as all those, which deal with internal security, defense, Andorran territory, diplomatic representation, and judicial or penal cooperation.
In June 2004 Andorra signed a series of accords with the EU in the fields of economic, social, and cultural cooperation.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3164.htm   (2658 words)

  
 Background Notes Archive - Europe
HISTORY Andorra is the last independent survivor of the March states, a number of buffer states created by Charlemagne to keep the Muslim Moors from advancing into Christian France.
As co-princes of Andorra, the President of France and the Bishop of Seo de Urgel maintain supreme authority in approval of all international treaties with France and Spain, as well as all those which deal with internal security, defense, Andorran territory, diplomatic representation, and judicial or penal cooperation.
FOREIGN RELATIONS Since the establishment of sovereignty with the ratification of the constitution in 1993, Andorra has moved to become an active member of the international community.
dosfan.lib.uic.edu /ERC/bgnotes/eur/andorra9512.html   (2639 words)

  
 History of the Principality of Andorra
There exists a "Bill of Andorra's Foundation", kept by the archive of the Principate; this bill was issued by Charlemagne to his son "Lluís" and it is not accepted by all the historians, because it was written and given in a late period.
This let Andorra keep its co-sovereignty, and obtain as well a "corpus" of privileges, juridical (citizens of a neutral country, no military service, no war contributions or of a foreign country occupation) as well as commercial (basically, free circulation of goods between both border-lines and very reduced taxes).
At the end of the 19th century, Andorra, was an almost unknown and isolated country, that from time to time was visited by some travellers that frequently wrote down the accounts of their journeys.
www.andorramania.com /histoire_gb.htm   (3849 words)

  
 The constitution of the Principality of Andorra
Conscious of the need to conform the institutional structure of Andorra to the new circumstances brought about by the evolution of the geographical, historical and socio-cultural environment in which it is situated, as well as of the need to regulate the relations which the institutions dating back to the Pareatges.
Andorra is composed of the Parròquies of Canillo, Encamp, Ordino, La Massana, Andorra la Vella, Sant Julià de Lòria and Escaldes-Engordany.
The Coprínceps are the symbol and guarantee of the permanence and continuity of Andorra as well as of its independence and the maintenance of the spirit of parity in the traditional balanced relation with the neighbouring States.
www.andorramania.com /constit_gb.htm   (7859 words)

  
 Andorra - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Principality of Andorra is a very small landlocked state in southwestern Europe, located in the eastern Pyrenees mountains in between France and Spain.
Once isolated and impoverished, it is currently a prosperous country mainly because of tourism and its status as a tax haven.
In 1278, the conflict was resolved by the signing of a pareage[?], which provided that Andorra's sovereignty be shared between the French count of Foix[?] (whose title would ultimately transfer to the French head of state) and the bishop of La Seu d'Urgell of Spain.
openproxy.ath.cx /an/Andorra.html   (789 words)

  
 Consulate General in Barcelona - U.S./Andorra Relations: Background   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra is the last independent survivor of the March states, a number of buffer states created by Charlemagne to keep the Muslim Moors from advancing into Christian France.
Andorra’s national income was in 2000 approximately $1.3 billion, with tourism as its principal component.
Andorra’s tax-free status has also had a significant effect on the controversy concerning its relationship with the European Union.
barcelona.usconsulate.gov /emba/background.html   (2201 words)

  
 Consulate General in Barcelona - U.S./Andorra Relations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Andorra is one of the oldest nations in Europe, originally established by Charlemagne between Spain and France.
The present Andorran constitution, introduced in 1993, establishes Andorra as a sovereign parliamentary democracy that retains as its heads of state two co-princes, the President of France and the Bishop of Seu d’Urgell in Spain.
Since the establishment of sovereignty with the ratification of the constitution in 1993, Andorra has moved to become an active member of the international community.
www.embusa.es /emba/usandorraen.html   (308 words)

  
 Foreign Entry Requirements   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
For purposes of this publication, a visa is an endorsement or stamp placed by officials of a foreign country on a U.S. passport that allows the bearer to visit that foreign country.
Most foreign consular representatives are located in principal cities, and in many instances, a traveler may be required to obtain visas from the consular office in the area of his/her residence.
AIDS test required for all intending immigrants and may be required for foreigners staying longer than a month for purposes of study or work; U.S. test is accepted.
travel.state.gov /foreignentryreqs.html   (9550 words)

  
 Foreign Minister of the Principality of Andorra pays an official visit to Slovenia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
He met his host, the Slovene Foreign Minister, Dr Dimitrij Rupel; later, he will be received by the President of Slovenia, Milan Kučan, the President of the National Assembly, Borut Pahor, and the Head of the Negotiating Team for Accession of the Republic of Slovenia to the EU, Dr Janez Potočnik.
During talks at the Foreign Ministry the ministers discussed bilateral relations between the two countries, which are stable, unproblematic and friendly, if relatively modest.
Today's visit from the Principality of Andorra is the first high-level visit, but it is expected that the Andorran Prime Minister will pay a visit to Slovenia at the end of this year or at the beginning of 2002.
www.sigov.si /cgi-bin/spl/mzz/eng/news_room/news/01101601.html   (377 words)

  
 Visit by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Principality of Andorra - PROGRAMME and INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Thus, in September 1997, President of the Republic of Slovenia Milan Kučan and the Prime Minister of the Principality of Andorra, Marc Forne Malne, met at a Session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
Andorra is not an EU Member State and, for the time being, does not plan to apply for EU membership; however, it is striving for successful cooperation with the EU, with which it signed the Customs Union Agreement.
In the field of defence, Andorra desires to maintain the status of non-militarised country, since it has no army and France and Spain are responsible for its security and defence.
www.sigov.si /mzz/eng/news_room/news/01101501.html   (476 words)

  
 Andorra
Andorra is nestled high in the Pyrénées Mountains on the French-Spanish border.
Andorra became a member of the UN in 1993 and a member of the Council of Europe in 1994.
Andorra awaits impact of newly created Ministry for Family on progress towards advancement for women; Committee Chairperson, Commending country's initiative, expresses hope for positive outcome from new programmes.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0107276.html   (455 words)

  
 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bilateral relations with Regions and Countries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Cyprus maintains very good relations with a considerable number of countries and the objective of its foreign policy is to have an active involvement in processes that aim to promote international co-operation, peace, stability, and sustainable development.
Its accession to the European Union will initiate a new era in its relations with other countries as a formal member of a group of states with which it shares common values, principles and ideals.
The Bilateral Affairs Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is responsible for:
www.mfa.gov.cy /mfa/mfa.nsf/FPBilatrelationsCountries   (287 words)

  
 President Bush: Foreign Policy : Andorra IMC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
President Bush has unquestionably made a huge impact on global events and international relations.
Once war begins the “dogs of war” are released and there can never be any sure prediction of the chain reaction of events.
Based on global relations leading up to the Bush Administration what could we have expected for the future if new measures were not implemented?
andorra.indymedia.org /print.php?id=887   (187 words)

  
 Foreign relations of Romania - www.ezboard.com
Since December 1989, Romania has actively pursued a policy of strengthening relations with the West in general, more specifically with the United States and the European Union.
Most of Moldova was part of Romania during the interwar period and linguists generally agree that the Moldovan language is a dialect of Romanian (and by all accounts, not a very distinctive dialect).
Romania maintains good diplomatic relations with Israel and was supportive of the Middle East peace negotiations initiated after the Gulf conflict in 1991.
p086.ezboard.com /falbanaufrm74.showMessage?topicID=9.topic   (498 words)

  
 POLITICS OF EUROPE FACTS AND INFORMATION
Despite vastly improved relations between Russia and the Western European states since the end of the cold war, recently tensions have risen over the spread of 'Western' organisations, particuarly the EU and NATO, eastwards into former USSR states.
This in turn has led to improved relations between former enemies, such as Greece and Turkey.
There are few conflicts within Europe, although there remain problems in the Balkans and the Caucasus.
www.witwib.com /Politics_of_Europe   (1049 words)

  
 Index of /wiki/en/fo/   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Foreign relations of the Federated States of Micronesia
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Foreign policy of the George W Bush administration
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 Andorra Banking - Offshore Investments, Offshore Banking
Andorra to the Andorra constitution, Andorra government, Andorra law firms, Andorra law, Andorra Andorra Business Laws.
Facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, foreign relations of Andorra.
Andorra: Assessment of the Supervision and Regulation of the Financial Sector, August 2002
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 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia: Diplomatic Relations
[1] In the period from 1921 to 1928, the date of recognition of the State of Latvia signifies also the date of establishment of the diplomatic relations.
Subsequently, the diplomatic relations can be renewed at the earliest time.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia
www.am.gov.lv /en?id=4594   (317 words)

  
 Andorra (4/05)
Andorrans are a minority in their own country; Spanish, French, and Portuguese residents make up 65.2% of the population.
Former Foreign Minister Albert Pintat is expected to replace PLA leader Marc Forné as Cap de Govern.
Andorra’s national income in 2002 was approximately $2.3 billion, with tourism as its principal component.
www.state.gov /outofdate/bgn/a/47339.htm   (2058 words)

  
 portland imc - 2002.07.01 - A NATION DECEIVED , THE SECRET HISTORY BUSH HOPES YOU NEVER SEE
It was The Council on Foreign Relations not the US Government who was responsible for the 50,000 American soldiers lost in Vietnam, and the policies protested against by the students at Kent State and Jackson State.
It was the Council on Foreign Relations who sponsored the reports, plans, and legislation that encouraged government agencies to violate the civil liberties of American citizens.
The Council on Foreign Relations, not the CIA was the party responsible for planning and coordinating the covert operations under investigation.
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 FBB--File Libraries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
AFGHANIS.TXT 08/25/94 41472 bytes (36 hits) BKG Notes: Afghanistan, July 1994 Profile of country; geography; people; history; government and political condi- tions; principal government officials, economy; trave notes; defense; foreign relations; relations with U.S.; and principal U.S. officials.
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 UNHCR - Council for Foreign Relations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
I am very pleased to have this opportunity to address the Council for Foreign Relations on "Refugees in Asia".
It is clear, though, that the dynamics of US/Vietnam relations dominated, and continues to dominate the CPA.
Under the CPA, countries of asylum in the region were obliged to admit the asylum seekers but the group recognition of refugees ceased as did wholesale resettlement.
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 portland imc - 2004.01.29 - John Kerry, VVAW Statement to Senate Foreign Relations Committee, April 23, 1971   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
They wanted everything to do with the war, particularly with this foreign presence of the United States of America, to leave them alone in peace, and they practiced the art of survival by siding with whichever military force was present at a particular time, be it Viet Cong, North Vietnamese or American.
We found also that all too often American men were dying in those rice paddies for want of support from their allies.
In the past few years, it was popular to seek revenge against terrorists, and so Kerry very enthusiastically supported the war in Iraq to further his own interests.
portland.indymedia.org /en/2004/01/279472.shtml   (1481 words)

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