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MANIFESTO. A solemn declaration, by the constituted authorities of a nation, which contains the reasons for its public acts towards another.
     2. On the declaration of war, a manifesto is usually issued in which the nation declaring the war, states the reasons for so doing. Vattel, liv. 3, c. 4, Sec. 64; Wolff, Sec. 1187. See Anti-Manifesto.

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The paper will shed light upon the religious dimension by conducting a content analysis of the electoral manifesto of the EPP, which was drafted in 2009 and approved by the Political Bureau of the party at the beginning of the same year.
90) The new program no longer called for the current Moroccan civil law system to fall closer in line with Islamic law; instead, the electoral manifesto emphasized the "protection of Morocco's Islamic identity" in the face of globalization.
I think my electoral manifesto will be appreciated by my constituents.
As politicians officially end election's campaign on Friday April 9 it is unlikely that political parties will air their electoral manifesto.
lt;p>As regards the party's electoral manifesto, he said that the MDS called for further progress on the way of reinforcing pluralism and democracy, dealing with unemployment, revising the Tax Code and building-up the Arab Maghreb.
Fighting corruption lay at the heart of his 2002 electoral manifesto but little progress has been made on either the Goldenberg or Anglo Leasing affairs, or on the wider problem in Kenyan society over the past five years.
Wednesday's convention also endorsed the party's electoral manifesto for the upcoming constituent assembly election.
Then they banned our electoral manifesto, and they put pressure on al-Jazeera television to prevent it from airing two programmes about our party which we had been counting on to publicise our views after they censored our manifesto".
UKIP have a full electoral manifesto which was published before the last general election and is available either via our website, www.
Jim says the manifesto looks at small or seemingly unimportant issues or objects: "At a time of electoral manifesto, you assume politicians have a well worked out agenda.
Parliamentary Secretary Silvio Schembri said that the consultation process launched with this White Paper is part of this governments electoral manifesto, as a key initiative to keep strengthening the gaming industry as a very important sector of Maltas digital economy.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Azad Kashmir chapter on Wednesday announced its electoral manifesto declaring to make Azad Kashmir as self-reliant through 74th constitutional reforms act.