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Nation

A group of persons with a common identity completely separate from other groups. There is no consensus as to what separates a nation from, say, an ethnic group beyond wide acceptance of a group's identity as a nation. Many nations also have their own states or countries, though most countries are multinational.
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In essence, automatic nationality acquisition is triggered by the mere presence of a circumstance or event, "such as birth on a territory or birth to nationals of a state," whereas non-automatic modes of acquisition require an additional act of an individual or the state.
Those who failed to report their dual nationality will face fines of between BD3,000 and BD10,000 besides being referred to court.
With regard to the nationalities of the non-Omani teaching staff at the private higher education institutions, again the Indian nationality topped the list by (41.1%), followed by Pakistanis with (7.1%), the Iraqi and Egyptian nationalities and (5.0%) for the British nationality.
A new report released this week by the three organizations highlights that 25 countries still retain laws that deny women the right to pass their nationality to their children on an equal basis with men, while three countries also have laws that deny men the right to pass their nationality to children born outside of legal marriage.
Chahed wrote: "Article 74 of the Constitution stipulates that every candidate who has a nationality other than the Tunisian nationality must submit an application committing to abandon the other nationality if elected president.
He said Vietnam asked the Kingdom to provide Cambodian nationality to Vietnamese people living in Kratie, Mondulkiri, Ratanakiri and Stung Treng provinces but he replied that he could not agree because the Kingdom needed to protect its interests.
In 2017, people with non-EU nationality represented 46% of immigration, with 30% being citizens of another EU Member State.
Lebanese women, unlike men, do not have the right to pass on nationality to their children.
On Tuesday, January 29, the difficulty Aylin and other Turkish Cypriot children of mixed marriages face in obtaining RoC nationality is expected to be debated at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) -- a meeting under the auspices of the UN Human Rights Council -- which involves a review of the human rights records of all UN member states.
Holding dual nationality can potentially disqualify lawmakers under Article 63(1)(c) of the Constitution.
The inner sources stated that most of the Pakistan Customs Service officers hold nationality of UK, USA, Japan and other foreign countries.
These officials have Canada, UK, USA, Japan, Indonesia and others foreign countries nationality.