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conquest
territory appropriated in war
province
large administrative district or division of a country
treaty
an agreement or arrangement made by negotiation, especially a contract between two or more states or sovereigns
censorship
the institution, system, or practice of suppressing or deleting anything thought to be harmful or dangerous
negotiations
to confer with another so as to arrive at the settlement of some matter
reform
to make better or improve by removal of faults
ambassador
an authorized representative or messenger of his own sovereign or government in diplomatic assignments
diplomat
a person who conducts negotiations between nations without arousing hostility
parliament
a formal conference on public affairs.
revolt
a renunciation of allegiance to a government or other legitimate authority
alliance
a union or connection formed by two or more nations by treaty and often for their mutual assistane and protection
minister
a high government official entrusted with the management of a division of governmental activities
embassy
the residence of office of an ambassador
despot
a person exercising power abusively, oppressivelyk or tyrannously
imminent
ready to take place, hanging threateningly over one's head
democratic
of, relating to, or appealing to the broad masses of the people
nationalistic
advocating national independence or strong national government
befriend
to act as a friend to
czar
one having great power or authority
resignation
an act of giving up an office or position