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alliance
a union between persons, families, or parties b : a union between nations for assistance and protection
minister
2 : a high official who heads a department of the government
3 : a government representative in a foreign country
embassy
2 : a group of representatives headed by an ambassador
3 : the residence or office of an ambassador
despot
: a ruler with absolute power and authority
imminent
being about to happen
democratic
of, relating to, or favoring political, social, or economic democracy
nationalistic
a group promoting national independence
na·tion·al·ism
: loyalty and devotion to a nation especially as expressed in a glorifying of one nation above all others and a stressing of the promotion of its culture and interests
befriend
to act as a friend to
czar
the ruler of Russia until the 1917 revolution

one having great power or authority
resignation
an act of resigning b : a written notice of this act