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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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In part three, Skya examines the ideological roots of radical Shinto ultranationalist terrorism that occurred between 1930 and 1936, revealing how Uesugi's ideas could have inspired the actions of the young Imperial Way military officers responsible for the 26 February 1936 Incident, who sought to liberate the emperor from the influence of "wicked advisers.
A spokesman for Lieberman, leader of the ultranationalist Yisrael Beitenu party, said that if Sarkozy made the comments, they would amount to "intolerable" meddling in Israeli affairs.
The deal came as prosecutors told the Supreme Court that police were continuing their inquiries into nine-year-old graft allegations against the foreign-born ultranationalist amid suspicions he was continuing to break the law, army radio said.
Some analysts in Phnom Penh suggested the skirmish Friday was part of a plan by ultranationalists on the Thai side who want to derail Somchai's visit and any chance of quickly ending the border dispute.
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.
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.
provided 400 million yen to a 73-year-old former high-ranking member of an ultranationalist group in the six years to 2003 via a string of transactions involving land in Kanagawa Prefecture, sources familiar with the deal said Saturday.
This year, on the eve of the observance of the 60th anniversary, the stone, which lists 230,000 victims of the bomb, was defaced by an ultranationalist who felt the inscription obscured American responsibility.
Some ultranationalist Jews have quietly purchased properties from Christian Arabs to reassert a Jewish presence in parts of the city that once housed Jews but are now solely Arab.