Showing posts with label autonomy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label autonomy. Show all posts

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

French govt rules out concessions to Corsica nationalists over autonomy

Corsica
France’s government on Tuesday ruled out any major concessions on Corsican autonomy, after the island’s nationalists won a regional election last Sunday, Reuters reports.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Italy ready to discuss more autonomy for Lombardy and Veneto ‘within the law’ : PM

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni
Rome is ready to begin discussions on greater autonomy for the northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Tuesday while visiting an oil refinery near Venice.

Monday, October 23, 2017

Italy's northern regions back greater autonomy

Italy's northern regions back greater autonomy
The leaders of Italy's two wealthiest northern regions have claimed victory in a non-binding referendum, seeking greater autonomy from the central government in Rome.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Madrid moves towards direct rule over Catalonia as deadline passes

Madrid moves towards direct rule over Catalonia
Spain's government set the clock ticking Monday on imposing direct rule over Catalonia, after the region's leader missed a deadline to clarify whether he had declared independence.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Italie: Lombardie et Vénétie prévoient un référendum sur leur autonomie

Deux riches régions italiennes, la Lombardie et la Vénétie, organiseront le 22 octobre un référendum consultatif concernant une plus grande autonomie de leur territoire par rapport au gouvernement de Rome.

Friday, January 27, 2017

Russia: Moscow never proposed Kurdish autonomy in Syrian constitution draft

Russia did not offer to enshrine Kurdish autonomy in the new draft Syrian сonstitution, which was presented at the Astana talks, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, told a press briefing on Friday.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

European court dismisses requests to lift curfews in Turkey’s southeast

The European Court of Human Rights has dismissed demands for an interim injunction to lift ongoing curfews in two southeastern districts where operations against militants of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) are continuing.

Monday, January 11, 2016

New Catalonia Leader Vows Secession From Spain by Mid-2017

Lawmakers in Spain’s pro-independence Catalonia region ended months of political gridlock Sunday, swearing in a new separatist leader who promised secession within 18 months.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Tibet calls for more autonomy

Tibet’s leadership in exile reiterated its call for more autonomy, saying that its mountain homeland is being occupied by China, Reuters reported.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.