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nation

noun captive nation, commonweal, commonwealth, confederation, county, developed nation, dominion, kingdom, land, nationality, possession, power, province, realm, territory
Associated concepts: comity, free trade, international law
See also: nationality, polity, populace, population, public, state
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This event brings students together to celebrate citizenship and provides a meaningful activity for teachers on 9/11," says Mia Toschi, Founder of the National Anthem Movement and APEF National Director of Strategic Partnerships.
In March, Indian authorities filed a treason case against Andrabi for hoisting the Pakistani flag and singing its national anthem In Srinagar on Pakistan Day.
England |mascot Harry Westlake sings the national anthem before Saturday's rugby match
The French National Anthem was written in 1792 during the French revolutionary wars and adopted in 1795, and reflects the fighting spirit of the people at the time after gaining their freedom from a worthless upper class.
In his bill lodged in the House of Commons, Belanger wants the wordings of the national anthem gender-neutral.
They and 98 other pupils from around the country will join in the national anthem led by Rugby's official national anthem singer Laura Wright.
The penalty is to be implemented on those who desecrate the flag and/or dishonour the national anthem in public, as per Article 172 of the Egyptian Penal Code.
While a tenor from Opera North sang the Italian national anthem, somebody near me asked "Why does everyone seem to have a better national anthem than ours?
I am hopeful we will be able to break the earlier record of people coming together and singing the national anthem," said a volunteer, Ganesh Tripathy.
India had set a world record in January this year as over15, 000 people sang the national anthem simultaneously in Aurangabad.
I dislike it immensely as a player (when fans boo an anthem), even when it's my own supporters who dislike a certain group or boo a national anthem, it leaves me very disappointed.
Summary: Parliament discusses national anthem issues

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