Protectorate


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Protectorate

A form of international guardianship that arises under International Law when a weaker state surrenders by treaty the management of some or all of its international affairs to a stronger state.

The extent of the reciprocal rights and duties between the protecting state and the protected state depends upon the terms of the treaty and the conditions under which other states have recognized the protectorate. Although it loses some of its independence, the protected state still exists as a state in international law and may avail itself of some of the rights of a state. Its diplomatic representatives may still enjoy normal immunities within the courts of other states, for instance, and a treaty concluded by the protecting state with a third state is not necessarily binding on the protected state.

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Visitors can also see titles of political newspapers and general information such as "Ettounsi", organ of the Tunisian youth movement, "el moubachhar ettounsi", a newspaper against the protectorate, "Kairouan" pro destourian party and "sada el omma" an anti-colonisation newspaper.
The committee also recommended to set up protectorate offices in Gilgit Baltistan and Balochistan to facilitate the labour.
Russia wants to turn the areas it has occupied in Donetsk and Luhansk regions into, as someone said, a 'Donbas' protectorate, and infiltrate it into Ukraine on its own terms to undermine us from inside," Poroshenko said during his annual address to the Verkhovna Rada on Tuesday, Sept.
For ordinary people had little say in the matter, either before, during, or after Cromwell's Protectorate.
I believe that some refinement of the present arrangements under UNISFA that would turn the area into an international protectorate to ensure security, provide services and generate socio-economic development is the most practical way forward," said Deng who hails from Abyei region.
The colonial government owned no land in the protectorate as the "97 treaties" surrendered to HMS denied it authority on the land.
Serbia wants to turn Macedonia in protectorate, and the difference between Ljupco Georgievski and Nikola Gruevski will be the same as the difference between Bulgaria and Serbia", stressed Kurti and commented that "the future of Albanians is unification in one country".
1 (Petra) -- One hundred mountain goats were released on Wednesday in the southern Wadi Rum Protectorate.
Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate.
The film festival aims to reinforce the existing cultural and friendly ties between Togo and Germany, dating back to 1884 after the signing of the protectorate treaty.
The country was divided into an Eastern and Western protectorate, as well as Aden colony.