Nationalist


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Nationalist

One who promotes the interests of one's own country or ethnic group over others. For example, nationalism may advocate secession of a region to form a new country in which one's own ethnic group predominates. What qualifies as a "nation" in nationalist terms is a matter of some disagreement.
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They needed a youth structure that could be manipulated by the palace and the AKP to make sure that the MHP would not be influential among nationalist young people.
Unfortunately for Lluch, several developments have occurred across nationalist movements, especially in his countries of study, but also elsewhere, since his book was written.
Verhofstadt, as cited by the Bulgarian National Radio, refused to comment on the participation of nationalists in the new Belgian government, saying that the matter involved home affairs.
Upsurge in Baloch nationalists' propaganda activities is aimed at exploiting the mass graves issue to accuse the intelligence agencies, Law Enforcing Agencies and Frontier Constabulary, discrediting Government of Pakistan and gaining moral ascendancy for the Baloch nationalists.
NaMo's ideological bearings are predicated on the fact that he is cut from the Saffron cloth, he is definitely a Hindu Nationalist and proud of it.
Discontent with Northern Ireland's power-sharing government in working-class Protestant areas fuelled weeks of rioting in December and January after nationalist councillors voted to end a century-old tradition of flying the British union flag every day over Belfast City Hall.
QUETTA -- PML(N) President, Mian Nawaz Sharif has tasked Senator Parvez Rasheed to visit Balochistan and seek support of Pashtoon and Baloch nationalists for his party in the next general elections.
Rajoy was given a boost for his austerity drive with this election victory but wins for nationalist parties in the Basque Country could prove a headache for his centre-right government.
Using a wide array of Confederate periodicals, literary and religious paper, pamphlets, sermons, textbooks, educational literature, and the personal papers of Confederate nationalists, Bernath argues that, in the midst of an intense war in which they were at a great military disadvantage, Southern nationalists made impressive strides in defining and promoting their cultural independence.
It does not matter whether nationalist politicians agree with the ideology and demands of the separatists.
Historically, European political hierarchies have been suspicious of nationalist parties and worked to marginalize them (having grim experience with the consequences of unbridled nationalism).
Edwards (a well-known columnist in the Daily Post in the 1950s) described himself as a Welsh nationalist and a Tory.