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self-rule

(sĕlf′ro͞ol′)
n.
Self-government.

self-rule

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the government of a country, nation, etc by its own people. Also called: self-government
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.self-rule - government of a political unit by its own people
autonomy, liberty - immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence
sovereignty - government free from external control
local option - freedom of a local government to determine by popular vote the applicability of a controversial law in their jurisdiction
home rule - self-government in local matters by a city or county that is part of a national government
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self-rule

[ˌselfˈruːl] Nautonomía f
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November 3, 2015(KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese vice-president, Hasabo Abdel Rahman, Tuesday rejected the regionalization of the country and described it as impossible adding it may lead Darfur to demand self-rule.
There must also be self-rule in Sinjar, Kirkuk, Germiyan, Dohuk and Sulaimaniyah, " he said.
Summary: A Kurdish official was quoted Wednesday as saying that the self-rule authority in the far east of Syria is issuing family registration booklets that do not recognize multiple marriages.
RABAT, Nov 7 (KUNA) -- Moroccan King Mohammad VI has emphasized that his nation's sovereignty on all national territories is uncompromising and that Rabat's initiative for self-rule in Western Sahar is the ultimate concession his leadership can offer as basis for negotiations to settle the question.
The Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged a three-decade insurgency for Kurdish self-rule in the southeast, had given the government until Wednesday to show it is serious about peace.
Summary: In Iraq a federal government and regional government form shared rule and self-rule.
The Baluchistan province has been witnessing an insurgency for years, as several Baluch groups, were attacking on the Pakistani security forces and important installations, while demanding self-rule and detachment of the province from the country.
SHELLING in rebel-held parts of east Ukraine killed at least 12 civilians as a top leader of pro-Russian rebels rejected Ukrainian legislation meant to end the unrest by granting self-rule to large swathes of the east.
NNA - Ukrainian lawmakers on Tuesday ratified a landmark EU pact and adopted laws granting self-rule to the east in crucial votes that will shape the future of the splintered former Soviet state.
Fig leaf to rebels The law would grant self-rule to separatist-minded regions for a three-year period and allow them to "strengthen and deepen" relations with neighbouring Russian regions.
The group said in an online statement that the bombings in Jalula were in response to the detention of Muslim women by authorities in the self-rule Kurdish region in the north.
Contract notice: Providing of Self-rule index for local authorities in the EU 1990 2014.