Territorial Disputes

Some articles on territorial disputes, disputes, territorial:

Connecticut In The American Revolution - Territorial Disputes - Dispute With Pennsylvania
... Pennsylvania did not accede to the ruling, however, and open warfare broke out between them and Connecticut, ending with an attack in July 1778, which killed approximately 150 of the settlers and forced thousands to flee ... While they periodically attempted to regain their land, they were continuously repulsed, until, in December 1783, a commission ruled in favor of Pennsylvania ...
Subdivisions Of The United States - Jurisdictions Not Administered By The States - Insular Areas
... The United States government is part of several international disputes over the disposition of certain maritime and insular sovereignties, some of which would be considered territories ... See International territorial disputes of the United States for more information ... However, the Court in these cases also established the doctrine of territorial incorporation ...
Subdivisions Of Spain - Governance - Foreign Relations - Territorial Disputes
... The legal situation concerning Gibraltar was settled in 1713 by the Treaty of Utrecht, in which Spain ceded the territory in perpetuity to the British Crown stating that, should the British abandon this post, it would be offered to Spain first ... Since the 1940s Spain has called for the return of Gibraltar ...
Administrative Divisions Of Taiwan - History - Territorial Disputes
... Although the administration of pro-independence President Chen Shui-bian (2000–2008) did not actively claim sovereignty over all of China, the national boundaries of the ROC have not been redrawn ... Thus, the claimed area of the ROC continues to include mainland China, several off-shore islands, and Taiwan ...
List Of Treaties - 1800–1899
... Treaty of Springwells The United States waives all territorial rights over the Genessee County and restores to the Indians all of their possessions. 1817 Rush-Bagot Treaty Settles boundary disputes between the United States and the United Kingdom. 1818 Anglo-American Convention Resolves boundary disputes between the United States and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland both agree to abey ...

Famous quotes containing the word territorial:

    All the territorial possessions of all the political establishments in the earth—including America, of course—consist of pilferings from other people’s wash.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)