failed state

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failed state

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a weak state where social and political structures have collapsed to the point where the government has little or no control
Translations
gescheiterter Staat
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Criticising Imran Khan further, Bilawal Bhutto said that there has never been such a failed government as this one.
Criticising Khan further, Bilawal said that there has never been such a failed government as this one.
The failed government of PTI had given nothing to the people except inflation and unemployment, he added.
If this police operation is connected with the failed government reshuffle, unfortunately this government is following in the footsteps of the regime covering up scandals with spectacular police operations which eventually end up with terrorism and violence against innocent families and ultimately apologies for the mistake," the BESA Movement's statement reads.
PPP Vice President Sherry Rehman, in a statement today, condemned the rise in rates and said: "The failed government has given nothing [to the country] except inflation and unemployment in the past nine months.
PPP Vice President Sherry Rehman, in a statement, condemned the rise in rates and said: 'The failed government has given nothing [to the country] except inflation and unemployment in the past nine months.
National officer Peter McIntosh said: "This is as a result of yet another failed Government policy.
Terming the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA government as a "failed government," the Puducherry CM said, "(Prime Minister) Narendra Modi government is a failed government.
The fault lies at our failed government's vicious policies of austerity - they cut benefits,undermine public services and the NHS, move on rough sleepers, attack union rights and encourage zero hours contracts.
He said in a statement today that the mentality that runs the dialogue on the formation of the Kurdistan Regional Government is completely devoid of strategic vision, especially between the two main parties (KDP and the PUK), and therefore very unlikely to be a functioning government that can serve the citizens of Kurdistan, especially the last dialogue between these two parties was limited only to the distribution of positions without dealing with how to reform the political system, economic and failed government, which in the past was a reason to cut the salaries of the staff of the region and the delay in the level of management of the region.
"This is not to dwell lengthily, but the system itself is designed to experience a failed government," Duterte said during the oath-taking of new appointees in Malacantildeang.