associated state

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Noun1.associated state - a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairsassociated state - a state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs; protectorates are established by treaty
district, territorial dominion, territory, dominion - a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
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Chancellor Mara ngela Holgun accompanied President Juan Manuel Santos, current President Pro Tempore of the mechanism, in the virtual meeting with their counterparts, Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile; Enrique Pea Nieto, President of the United Mexican States and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru, together with them, had the opportunity to take stock of the state of negotiations with the candidates for Associated State, which allow us to move towards the exchange of offers in access to markets of goods, services and investment, public purchases and temporary entry of business people.
This document imagined an 'asymmetrical compact of free association' that is more akin to associated states like Puerto Rico or the free associated state of Palau, which are attached to the United States but enjoying nation-state status.
The ship bearing the flag of Marshall Islands - which is an associated state with and is provided protection by the US - had been looking to cross through the strait until being detained due to financial disagreements with Iran's ports authority, the source said.
In 1952, they got a unique status called Free Associated State, under which they are internally self-governing.
Puerto Rico became a Commonwealth (Free Associated State in Spanish) in 1952, and in subsequent referendums this status has won by a narrow margin over US Statehood, with votes for independence achieving no more than 5%.
In the associated state championships, Patriot's Magnum team won first place for West Virginia in the First Aid, Mine Rescue and Combination events, and the Highland team won first place for Kentucky in the Combination event.
The students will then spend two days at the camps and the associated state museum's education centre.
We examined specific "voter guides" put out in the past by some of FOF's associated state groups.
These free trade negotiations seek to confirm Canada as an Associated State of the Pacific Alliance.
The leaders expressed their satisfaction with the creation of the Associated State category, "which constitutes a tool to develop the founding objectives of promoting a strategic integration scheme.
The creation of the Associated State category of the Pacific Alliance, made up of Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, consolidates this regional integration bloc in a world scenario marked by turbulence And uncertainty, President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said Monday.

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