The application of "absolute velayat" by the conservatives, he said, "leads to monocracy
" of the kind that "no society" would accept, leaving the government no option but to "impose it by force of the knife, the lash, the Revolutionary Court, [or] the Special Clerics' Court." (5)
In France a Socialist Senator described his proposed reforms as "a monocracy
, the power of one".
Failures to respect (or indeed failures to sign up to) international systems of control and justice, as has been shown by the US monocracy
, in this sense, are a significant obstacle to the world's hope.
The Autonomous Republic of Ajaria, a monocracy
located on Georgia's Black Sea coast with a predominantly Muslim population, remains in open confrontation with the Georgian Parliament and sustains close ties with Moscow.
(4.) Ambroise Kom, ~Writing under a Monocracy
: Intellectual Poverty in Cameroon', Research in African Literatures, 21 (1991), p.