Sovereignty Territory government leader constitution army marines navy police

Sovereignty territory government leader constitution

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Sovereignty Territory, government, leader, constitution, army, marines, navy, police, economy, print money, flag, symbol are all just details 3.1. Sovereignty: What is it? How Do You Get It? Sovereignty: The quality of having supreme independent authority over a territory A governments rules in its own country cannot be overruled by any other entity outside of the country -How to prove sovereignty? Kill your own citizens Divine Right of Kings Mandate of Heaven Shift 2- from individuals to people holding the power Shift 3- defendability to recognition Need to get a resolution passed through the United Nations Some places will never become sovereign states because of the UN Permanent Security Council- Group of 5 countries (us, uk, china, Russia, france) you have to pass by all 5 of them and they all have veto power Taiwan Is not a sov state, nor is Kosovo 3.2 Sovereign Stopper: Genocide Genocide is the deliberate and systematic destruction of a specific ethnic, racial, or religious group of human beings -UN formed in 1945 -war crimes, crimes against humanity, crimes of aggression, genocide
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