We hear this a lot from supporters of the occupation, settlements and annexation.
“It is not dissimilar from Putin using the Duma to ratify his annexation of the Crimea,” he said.
Channel One had broadcast reports on the people of Crimea and people in Moscow celebrating the announcement of annexation.
Such as those required during Crimea annexation, Syrian chemical weapon attacks and Libyan military intervention.
The boundaries that distinguish occupation from colonization and annexation have already been crossed in Israel/Palestine.
Polk found his Cabinet divided on the subject of “all Mexico,” with the preponderance of influence in favor of annexation.
What they do regard it as, is a menace to their independence, and a prelude to annexation.
There is a good deal of gossip over the fact that Mr. Sherman put his signature to the annexation Treaty.
There is a good deal of talk in the newspapers about the annexation of Cuba.
Cuba, emancipation in, 108;annexation of demanded in Ostend manifesto, 128.
1620s, from Medieval Latin annexiationem (nominative annexatio) "action of annexing," noun of action from past participle stem of annexare (see annex). The Middle English noun form was annexion "union; joining; territory acquired" (mid-15c.).