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Nationalism

The philosophy in which one 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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As at least one commentator has pointed out, using the National Guard to combat ultranationalist violence is likely to prove difficult if far-right groups have become part of the Guard itself.
In one of the toughest actions against the powerful military in the history of modern Turkey, police detained three of the country's highest-ranking former military commanders as part of a wide investigation into a shadowy ultranationalist movement accused of planning to overthrow the Islamist-inspired government.
In part two, Skya reveals how the radical Shinto ultranationalist ideology that would prevail until 1945 can be traced back to Hozumi's proteges Uesugi Shinkichi and Kakehi Katsuhiko, who displaced the conceptualization of the state as an extension of the family and who, unlike Hozumi, tackled the problem of the politicization of the masses through new conceptions of the state that called on the people to actively support imperial rule.
Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman issued a tough rebuke following remarks in which France's president urged Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "to get rid of" the ultranationalist Israeli official, Israeli media reports said on Tuesday.
Summary: Israel's ultranationalist Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman met a visiting senior Egyptian official on Wednesday
The border dispute and military standoff escalated after Cambodia detained three Thai ultranationalist activists who Cambodia alleges illegally crossed into Cambodia near the World Heritage-listed temple.
He is in prison there awaiting extradition, but his ultranationalist supporters said they would stop his transfer to the Netherlands by force.
The ultranationalist Radical Party of Tomislav Nikolic received 29.
This is a great day for Serbia," Mr Tadic said after an independent monitoring group that carried out a parallel vote count nationwide said his bloc won 39 per cent - 10 per cent more than the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party.
AN independent vote-monitoring group last night said pro-Western incumbent Boris Tadic won Serbia's presidential election, narrowly beating an ultranationalist challenger.
The office of Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said Labor Party leader Amir Peretz has agreed to remain in the Cabinet despite Olmert's decision to include an ultranationalist party in the ruling coalition.
ENI)--The Greek Orthodox church in the Holy Land enthroned a new patriarch to replace Irineos, who was deposed by his bishops after a scandal about the sale and leasing of church land to investors linked to ultranationalist Jewish groups, but Israel is in a quandary over whether to grant him recognition.