week 3: flash quiz shizzle updates.docx - 2016 Update of global sovereignty issues There are 194 sovereign states in the world 2002 east timor 2006

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2016 Update of global sovereignty issues: There are 194 sovereign states in the world 2002- east timor 2006- montenegro (used to be part of serbia but they went their separate ways peacefully) 2011- south sudan In The UN, there is a 193 active state members, but there are two permanent observers Vatican city and palestine There are 16 other entities in the UN that have somewhat representation but are much more nebulous in their status Amcazia, south ossetia, cook islands, kosovo, taiwan, etc Sept 18th, 2014: Scotland had a referendum for independence. The referendum was should they leave UK or stay? Largest voting turnout Brexit: british exit from european union In june, 51% of britons voted to leave and 48% voted to stay The vote wasn’t equal all across great brit, namely scotland Most people in scotland voted to stay in european union. catalonia: a part of spain in the northeastern quadrant, has barcelona in it. They feel they
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