Being a slave owner and like other slave owners a politician, he was naturally an original secessionist
and ardently devoted to the Southern cause.
The main secessionist
group "Junts pel Si" (Together for Yes) won 62 seats in the 135-strong assembly in Spain's wealthy northeastern region, while smaller leftist party CUP won another 10 seats, official results showed.
It is likely that the gunmen abducted the soldiers to pressure the Yemeni government to release secessionist
activists held in a central prison," the official added.
Despite leaderhip within the movement towing a hard-line secessionist
agenda, several factions of the movement support Yemen's unity.
According to the source, the attack was carried out by southern secessionists
, but secessionist
leaders denied the accusation.
Economic collapse, security failings and secessionist
aspirations in the south are some of the larger problems that the administration of President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi is trying to handle with limited success.
ADEN: A Yemeni secessionist
leader was detained yesterday when his plane from Britain landed at Aden airport, a fellow leader of the separatist movement told Reuters.
Violence in southern Yemen, where secessionist
sentiment is strong, has been picking up again in recent weeks, after a surge of tit-fortat fighting between government forces and separatists earlier this year.
Clearly viewing the development of secessionist
sentiment and activism as a welcome development heralding a more local politics opposed to "the octopus in the District of Columbia," he describes the historical roots and current politics of secessionist
demands in Hawaii, Alaska, New York, California, Puerto Rico, the American South, and Vermont.
The world has received the advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) issued on July 22 as a victory for secessionist
Yemeni security forces spread out across the southern port city of Aden Nov 30, clamping down on any display of secessionist
sentiment on the anniversary of the south's independence from Britain.
What seems to be the immediate cause of the conflict is the secessionist
region of South Ossetia, which has been trying to break away from Georgia since the collapse of the Soviet Union.