political body

See: congress
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If Europe has the merit of discovering this great mechanical power in government, by the simple agency of which the will of the largest political body may be concentred, and its force directed to any object which the public good requires, America can claim the merit of making the discovery the basis of unmixed and extensive republics.
Hamas spokesman Fawzy Barhoum said Imad Al Alami, a former member of Hamas's highest political body, was shot while "inspecting his personal weapon in his home and is in critical condition".
The Secretary-General of the Islamic Fadhila Party, Abdul-Hussein al-Musawi, met with the head of the political body of the Sadrist movement Zia al-Asadi and discussed the overall political situation and the importance of preserving the victory and promoting victories to build a strong military institution.
We will put on record our objection but as I've said the Congress is a political body.
They also noted that "the determinants of the Riyadh I Conference are the basis for joining any political body that opposes Assad's regime.
Now, President NicolEis Maduro is pushing a radical plan to consolidate his leftist movement's grip over the nation: He is creating a political body with the power to rewrite the country's Constitution and reshuffle -- or dismantle -- any branch of government seen as disloyal.
The statement was made after a meeting held on Sunday by the NCSROF's political body and representatives of the revolutionary factions, which discussed the latest Syrian developments.
The Islamist leader also said there are efforts to form a new political body that goes beyond traditional political divisions of opposition and government parties as it should only focus on rule of the religion in Sudan.
Dilts presents students, academics, and researchers with an investigation of the relationship between punishment and membership, the meaning of the vote and the voting rights of felons, and use of punishment in American society to both exclude and include citizens in the political body of the U.
Taking the idea of the political body for his principle of coherence, the author of Robert Frost's Political Body shows that the metaphor resonates with other concerns of the poet's work and his entire aesthetic programme.
In 2010, the Parliament was the main political body which took major policy decisions.
He went on to say that the charter of the AIPU as the first political body of the Asian continent was then approved in Tehran after consultations with academics and experts from the member states.