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  List of sovereign states - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states.
This list derives its definition of a sovereign state from Article 1 of the Montevideo Convention from 1933.
One state, not a UN member since late 1971, recognized by 25 other states as well as Vatican City of the Holy See, and currently with de facto international relations with most states, the Republic of China (ROC), popularly referred to as Taiwan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_sovereign_states   (1553 words)

 List of countries by population - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This is a list of sovereign states and other territories by population, with population figures estimated for 1 July 2005 (rounded to the nearest 1,000).
The list includes all sovereign states and dependent territories recognized by the United Nations plus the territory under the effective control of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
For a graphical version of this list, see List of countries by population (graphical).
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/List_of_countries_by_population   (228 words)

 List of countries - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is an alphabetical list of countries of the world, including both internationally recognized and generally unrecognized independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty.
In the Annex to the list of countries, an outline is given on the entities not included in this list.
This includes distinct political and legal entities which are countries but are considered integral parts of a sovereign state, notably the constituent countries of the United Kingdom and the Länder of Germany.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_countries   (1202 words)

 Sovereign Nations - The independent states of the world
States are ephemeral and originate and disappear with the stroke of a pen (e.g.
The first known states were created in ancient times in Egypt, Mesopotamia, India, China, Mexico and Peru, but it is only in relatively modern times that states have almost completely displaced alternative "stateless" forms of political organization of societies all over the planet.
List of two letter code (ISO alpha-2) and the three letter code (ISO alpha-3) as well as the FIPS 10-4 code for countries, dependencies, and other areas.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/states.htm   (367 words)

 Nations Online - Countries of the World - Country List
Listed by Continents, the countries, population and the capital cities.
List of the sovereign, independent states with their capital cities.
A list of states of the first, second and the third world, with an explanation of the terms.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/countries.html   (358 words)

 List of active autonomist and secessionist movements - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
This is a list of currently active, autonomist and secessionist movements around the world.
Proposed state Cornwall as one of the home nations (possibly a Duchy) of the UK and not a county of England.
List of annexated countries, annexations, join, unification with another country, with possbility in percentage
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/List_of_stateless_ethnic_groups   (1457 words)

 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for List of sovereign states   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Sovereign Bancorp in Elite Company as Part of Forbes Platinum 400 List.
Sovereign immunity and informant defectors: the United States' refusal to protect its protectors.
Sovereign investor to scrap challenge of state law.
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 ipedia.com: List of countries Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
To be listed here as a de facto independent country, article 1 of the Montevideo Convention from 1933 is followed, which means that entity should possess the following qualifications: (a) a permanent population; (b) a defined territory; (c) government; and (d) capacity to enter into relations with the other states.
There are also a list of dependent territories and a list of disputed or occupied areas.
Palestine: "State of Palestine" was declared 1988 and recognized by a series of Arab and Muslim countries, see also: proposals for a Palestinian state and Palestinian territories.
www.ipedia.com /list_of_countries.html   (968 words)

 South Carolina Declarations of Causes of Seceding States   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The parties to whom this Constitution was submitted, were the several sovereign States; they were to agree or disagree, and when nine of them agreed the compact was to take effect among those concurring; and the General Government, as the common agent, was then invested with their authority.
The State of New Jersey, at an early day, passed a law in conformity with her constitutional obligation; but the current of anti-slavery feeling has led her more recently to enact laws which render inoperative the remedies provided by her own law and by the laws of Congress.
In the State of New York even the right of transit for a slave has been denied by her tribunals; and the States of Ohio and Iowa have refused to surrender to justice fugitives charged with murder, and with inciting servile insurrection in the State of Virginia.
americancivilwar.com /documents/causes_south_carolina.html   (1460 words)

There were a few States whose population was leaning towards the Confederacy, but who were prevented from seceding by political and military moves by Union forces who overran their States prior to their opportunity for free and independent choice of government.
The various State SIP organizations who are sponsored and chartered by the Federation of States and shall remain under the loose administration of the Federation of States until such State SIP organizations comply with their own State Election Code to become registered as a minor party under State law.
There may be members of the Federation of States who do not wish to associate with the official State SIP and simply remain individuals or join or help form the Confederate Americans’ chapter in their State.
www.federationofstates.org /federationrecruit.htm   (1196 words)

 Sovereign Stories : Overview
However, in 1900, the United States imposed a charter of government on the Hawaiian Islands, with a bicameral legislature and an appointed governor.
A trust relationship between the United States and Native Hawaiians was reaffirmed under paragraph 5-F of the 1959 Statehood Act which transferred the "ceded lands" to the State of Hawai`i with the provision that one of the five uses of the land were to benefit Native Hawaiians.
Eventually this led to the creation of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs, a State agency which was designed to receive and spend revenues from the ceded lands on behalf of Native Hawaiians.
www.sovereignstories.org /overview/overviewp.htm   (2526 words)

 States of Earth
The following is a list of all of the significant states of the world.
In some cases, the native name used within the state is used elsewhere for a larger entity, and a modifier has been included.
States are listed geographically, north to south, west to east.
the-stewardship.org /research/states.htm   (174 words)

 Constitution for the Confederate States
The President shall, at stated times, receive for his services a compensation, which shall neither be increased nor diminished during the period for which he shall have been elected; and he shall not receive within that period any other emolument from the Confederate States, or any of them.
The citizens of each State shall be entitled to all the privileges and immunities of citizens in the several States; and shall have the right of transit and sojourn in any State of this Confederacy, with their slaves and other property; and the right of property in said slaves shall not be thereby impaired.
The Confederate States shall guarantee to every State that now is, or hereafter may become, a member of this Confederacy, a republican form of government; and shall protect each of them against invasion; and on application of the Legislature or of the Executive when the Legislature is not in session) against domestic violence.
www.confederatestatesofamerica.org /articles/35.htm   (3387 words)

 Decorations of the States of the German Empire
The Empire was a federal state, although Prussia's dominant role was evident almost everywhere, and especially in the Imperial German Army.
All of the states that became part of the Empire had to enter into military conventions with Prussia which effectively subordinated their armed forces to the Prussian Army.
Four other states which were on the losing side of the Seven Weeks' War - the Kingdoms of Bavaria and Württemberg and the Grand Duchies of Baden and Hesse-Darmstadt - did not become members of the North German Confederation, but would join the German Empire in 1871.
home.att.net /~david.danner/militaria/states.htm   (686 words)

 ECC Forum & Fellowship - Federalism in America
STATE god’s claim they have jurisdiction, lordship over the soil so if a man travels into their self proclaimed boundaries, into the self proclaimed jurisdiction of a demigod then that man is bound to serve that STATE as their new god.
STATE’s claim that if a man sojourns or as they like to put it with the use of legal definitions and word trickery resides on the soil claimed by one of these demigods then that man is a STATE “citizen” or is subject to jurisdiction of that STATE god.
STATE gods claim they have jurisdiction over commerce on their alleged soil and if a man engages in any form of trading or labor or attempts to support his family on the soil then he is engaged in commerce.
ecclesia.org /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=39   (11966 words)

 List of Member States   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Following is the list of the 192 Member States of the United Nations with dates on which they joined the Organization.
Singapore became an independent State on 9 August 1965 and a Member of the United Nations on 21 September 1965.
By resolution A/RES/47/225 of 8 April 1993, the General Assembly decided to admit as a Member of the United Nations the State being provisionally referred to for all purposes within the United Nations as "The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" pending settlement of the difference that had arisen over its name.
www.un.org /Overview/unmember.html   (1003 words)

 NationMaster - Statistics > Area > Land by country
The list ranks sovereign states and dependent territories that are recognized by the United Nations as countries.
It is bounded on the north by the Arctic Ocean; on the northeast by Baffin Bay and Davis Strait, which separate it from Greenland; on the east by the Atlantic Ocean; on the south by the United States; and on the west by the Pacific Ocean and Alaska.
You say that the United States has more room for population growth, this is correct in terms of livable space, but the fact that Canada has roughly 34 million people we have more space to grow as oppossed to the United States, with over 230 million peoples.
www.nationmaster.com /graph-T/geo_are_lan   (3220 words)

 Informat.io on Angola
The Kongo State stretched from modern Gabon in the north to the Kwanza River in the south.
The Soviet Union rushed to the aid of the MPLA and gave much economical support, while Cuban troops came to the support of the MPLA in October 1975, enabling them to control the capital, Luanda, and hold off the South African forces.
In 1991, the factions agreed to turn Angola into a multiparty state, but after the current president José Eduardo dos Santos of MPLA won UN supervised elections, UNITA claimed there was fraud and fighting broke out again.
www.informat.io /?title=Angola   (2299 words)

 Ask Us A Question   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
List of countries by size of armed forces
List of countries by number of active troops
List of countries by carbon dioxide emissions per capita
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 Sovereign Bancorp Moves Up in Fortune's 'Most Admired' List
Sovereign ranked 9th on the Fortune magazine list under the category of Mortgage Services, moving up from 10th place in 2004.
Sovereign offers a broad array of financial services and products including retail banking, business and corporate banking, cash management, capital markets, trust and wealth management and insurance.
Sovereign is the 19th largest banking institution in the United States.
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 SOVEREIGN RECORDS | NEWS & UPDATES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
C-Dubb & Sovereign Records may be looking for the right talented individuals willing to want to be a part of Sovereign Records and help promote Sovereign Records in your community.
Click here for a list of websites where you can sample and purchase our albums.
If you are inside the United States or Canada and would like to order directly from us please email us on ordering direct as you are liable for free shipping.
www.sovereign-records.com /news.html   (319 words)

 The U.S. Global Empire by Laurence M. Vance
Although most of these locations are in the continental United States, 96 of them are in U.S. territories around the globe, and 702 of them are in foreign countries.
According the U.S. Department of State’s list of "Independent States in the World," there are 192 countries in the world, all of which, except Bhutan, Cuba, Iran, and North Korea, have diplomatic relations with the United States.
To this list could be added regions like the Indian Ocean territory of Diego Garcia, Gibraltar, and the Atlantic Ocean island of St. Helena, all still controlled by Great Britain, but not considered sovereign countries.
www.lewrockwell.com /vance/vance8.html   (702 words)

 spy, boats, redonda, viking, metropolis, lanzarote, netherlands antilles, myanmar, dominica, trinidad and tobago   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
It must be regarded as a significant economical, political and cultural center for some country or region, and is usually an important hub for international connections and communications.
In a broader sense it refers to the city or state of origin of a colony (as of ancient Greece), a city regarded as a center of a specified activity, or a large important city.
The Mon people are thought to be the earliest group to migrate into the lower Ayeyarwady valley, and by the mid 900s they were dominant in southern Burma. The Pyu arrived in the 1st century BC and established several city kingdoms which traded with India and China.
boatsmith.info /spyaware.html   (1067 words)

 Sovereign Bancorp Moves Up on Fortune `Most Admired' List
Sovereign moved up to ninth on the "Fortune" magazine list, one better than last year's ranking.
Jay Sidhu, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Sovereign Bancorp and Sovereign Bank, said Sovereign's "Top 10" ranking for the second consecutive year reinforces the goal to become one of the best companies to work for in the United States.
Sovereign Bank is one of the top 25 largest banking institutions in the United States.
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 Ask Us A Question   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
See also: List of countries by population in 2005, List of countries by population in 1907
This is a list of sovereign states and other territories by population, using the most recently available official figures.
Because such figures are not collected at the same time in every country, or with the same level of accuracy, the resulting rankings may be misleading.
www.avoo.com /wiki/List_of_countries_by_population   (401 words)

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