Thursday, 23 August 2007


3603
2006:January
Liberia

Presidential
89

Interim

Presidential elections. Ellen Johnson Shirleaf installed as official president

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3604
2006:February
Haiti

Interim/Presidential
89/83
2006:June


Interim
64/58

+25

Democratic elections held Interim government of Preval in power

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3605
2006:February
Uganda

**Presidential**-
67

Sub-Hierarchial
24

+43

Elections held. Rigged and unsatisfactory but with increased oppositional activity. Parties in parliament

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3606
2006:February
Cambodia

Uni-Authoritarian
71

Royal Parliamentarian
81

-10

Pardonn of opposition leader Sam Rainsy. Uncertain change, but Cambodia will be considered Uni-Authoritarian.

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3607
2006:February
Somalia

"Interim"
0
2006:June

Semi-Anarchyal

Interim parliament meets in Baidoa Somalia

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3608
2006:February
Philippines

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2006:March

Presidential
89

-73

Emergency rule imposed

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3609
2006:March
Palestine

Uni-Presidential
96
2007:June

Sub-Presidential
94

+2

Restricted presidential powers following parliamentarian elections with a Hamas victory

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3610
2006:March
Israel

Parliamentarian
98

Demos-Parliamentarian

Conventional parliamentarian and representativian elections replaces the system of "directly" appointed prime minister

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3611
2006:March
Philippines

Presidential
89

Uni-Revolutionary
16

+73

Emergency rule lifted

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3612
2006:April
Nepal

Interim
0
2006:April

Royal Absolutism

Interim rule following king Gyanendra accepts popular demands

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3613
2006:April
Nepal

Royal Parliamentarian
81
2006:May

Interim



King reinstates parliament and parliamentarian government appointed

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3614
2006:April
Vietnam

Authoritarian
42

Dual Totalitarian
26

+16
Congress of Vietnamese communist Party held. Some change in leadership, possible power-shift from Politbureau to assembly. Decision to tackle corruption

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3615
2006:May
Nepal

Parliamentarian
98
2007:January

Royal Parliamentarian
81

+17

Parliament strongly limits monarchs power

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3616
2006:May
Thailand

Interim
71
2006:September

Royal Parliamentarian
81

-10

Opposition boycott of parliamentarian election gives house full of Shinawatra supporters. Declared invalid. Interim rule

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3617
2006:May
Iraq

Parliamentarian
98

Interim
88

+10

Al-Malaki accepted as prime minister following stalemate and failed negotiations. Parliamentarian rule

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3618
2006:May
Nigeria

Uni-Authoritarian
71

**Semi-Presidential**
52

+19

Obosanjes proposal for a new term rejected. Marking a possible power-shift to parliament

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3619
2006:May
Kuwait

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2006:June
X-Royal Parliamentarian
77

-61

Emir dissolves parliament following failed election law

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3620
2006:May
Northern Ireland

0


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3621
2006:May
Timur Leste

Uni-Revolutionary
16

2006:June

Uni-Presidential
96

-80

Emergency rule imposed

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3622
2006:May
Ukraine

Uni-Presidential
96

Sub-Presidential
94

+2

Presidential powers restricted

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3623
2006:June
Taiwan

Sub-Presidential
94

Presidential
89

+5

Presidential powers restricted

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3624
2006:June
Timur Leste

Uni-Presidential
96

Uni-Revolutionary
16

+80

Emergency rule lifted
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3625
2006:June
Somalia

Semi-Anarchyal
0
2006:June

Interim/Uni-Revolutionary
16



Heavy fighting makes political rule impossible
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3626
2006:June
Somalia

Revolutionary
6
2006:June

Semi-Anarchyal

Islamists take control of Mogadishu and major parts of Somalia

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3627
2006:June
Haiti

Semi-Presidential
95

Interim/Presidential
89/85

+6/10

Normalisation. Democratic government installed

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3628
2006:June
Somalia

Interim
*
2006:September

Revolutionary
6


Interim government formed by islamists. Islamist assembly governs

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3629
2006:June
Kuwait

Interim
67
2006:July

Uni-Revolutionary
16

+51

Parliamentarian elections

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3630
2006:June
Mauritania

"Interim"
51
2006:December

Revolutionary
6

+45

Referendum on democratic constitution

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3631
2006:July
Kuwait

X-Royal Parliamentarian
77

Interim
67

+10

Normalisation. Government re-installed

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3632
2006:July
DR Congo

Interim*
65/70
2006:November

Interim
*

Democratic elections held to both parliament and president

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3633
2006:August
Cuba

Sub-Hierarchial/Dual-Totalitarian
24
2008:February

Hierarchial
13

+11

Fidel Castro announces time out. Interim government

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3634
2006:September
Thailand

Revolutionary
6
2006:October

Interim
78

-72

Coup d'etat
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3635
2006:September
Yemen


*Sub-Hierarchial*-
63

*Sub-Hierarchial*
37

+26

Elections held. Generally seen as democratic albeit strong domination of president Salah allies
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3636
2006:September
Somalia

Interim*
*
2006:December

Interim
*

PEACE TALKS BETWEEN INTERIM GOVERNMENT AND ISLAMISTS BEGINS IN Khartoum

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3637
2006:October
Thailand

Sub-Revolutionary
7
2007:January

Revolutionary
6

+1

Military government installed

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3638
2006:October
Bangladesh

Interim
*
2007:January

Semi-Authoritarian
54

President Ahmad heads interim government pending elections. Following Zias resignation

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3639
2006:October
Zambia

Presidential
89

**Presidential**-
67

+22

Mwanawesi wins presidential elections. Generally democratic

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3640
2006:November
Bahrain

Interim

2006:December

X-Royalism

Parliamentarian elections held

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3641
2006:November
Kyrgyzstan

Uni-Presidential
96
2006:December

Sub-Presidential/Uni-Hierarchial
94

+2

Presidential powers restricted

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3642
2006:November
DR Congo

Interim*
85
2006:December

Interim
65/70

+20/15
Presidential elections held. Democratic

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3643
2006:December
DR Congo

Semi-Presidential
95

Interim*
85

+10

Joseph Kabila installed as democratic president

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3644
2006:December
United Arab Emirates

X-Hierarchial/Hierarchial
2

§Hierarchial§

Parliamentarian elections held for the first time. Strongly undemocratic due to electoral procedure

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3645
2006:December
Mauritania

Nano-Revolutionary
61
2007:March

Interim
51*


Democratic parliamentarian elections

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3646
2006:December
Bahrain

X-Royal Parliamentarian
77

Interim

Parliamentarian government appointed

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3647
2006:December
Madagascar

**Presidential**-
67

**Presidential**
50

+17

Presidential elections. Not fully democratic, slightly marred

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3648
2006:December
Fiji

Revolutionary
6
2007:January

Pseudo-Parliamentarian
80

-74

Coup d'etat


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3649
2006:December
Turkmenistan

Dual-Totalitarian/Interim
26
2006:December

X-Hierarchial
2

+24

Death of Niyazov. Interim government

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3650
2006:December
Somalia

§Revolutionary
0
2006:December

Interim*

Islamists driven from Mogadishu and domination by forces loyal to interim government

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3651
2006:December
Kyrgyzstan

Semi-Presidential
95
2007:January

Uni-Presidential
96

-1

Fresh elections called. Some presidential powers returned following revision of constitution. Government resignation

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3652
2006:December
Turkmenistan

Sub-Hierarchial/Dual Totalitarian
24
2007:February

Dual-Totalitarian/Interim
26

-2

Presidential elections and interim president appointed

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3653
2006:December
Somalia

Interim
0
2007:January

§Revolutionary

Interim government takes place in Somalia


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3654
2006:December

Aceh

0

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3655
2006:December
Hong Kong

0

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3656
2006:December
Transdnestr

0
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AUTONOM STATES

2006:March

Chechnya

Semi-Authoritarian/Sub-Executivian/Contra-Executivian, 54/38/49

2007:February

*Sub-Hierarchial*, 37

+17/+1/+12

Power balance shifted in Chechnya as Ramzan Kadyrov becomes prime minister and dominant political force.

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2006:July

Aceh

Autonomy:Interim

2006:December

Interim

*

Aceh parliament is given strengthen politicalauthority by legislation passed by indonesian parliament.

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2006:November

South Ossetia

Hierarchial/Absolutism, 13/2

-

Uni-Revolutionary/Absolutism, 16/2

*

Eduard Kokotyi elected and installed president in very much disputed elections. Uncertainity of future existence of South Ossetian parliament makes classification uncertain. However much dictatorial.

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2006:December

Aceh

Interim: XRepresntativian

2007:February

Autonomy:Interim

*

Election and convening of new stronger parliament

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2006:August

Catalonia*

Autonomy:Parliamentarian 98

Semi-Autonomy:Parliamentarian

Catalan autonomy strengthened in agreement. Self-control over more areas. Uncertain change of status.

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References 2006



Skrivet av Administrator
2007-06-28
Lberia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4615764.stm
Philippines http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4745716.stm
Haiti http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4718790.stm
Uganda http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4750040.stm
Cambodia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4683450.stm disputed
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4753032.stm
Palestine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4778986.stm
Israel http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4851594.stm
Philippines http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4769324.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4940278.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4951556.stm
Timur- Leste http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5029794.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4992508.stm
Thailand http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4983600.stm
Iraq http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/5000016.stm
Nigeria http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4989018.stm
Kuwait http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/5002754.stm
Ukraine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/5015356.stm Addition
Taiwan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5038282.stm
Timur Leste http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5116022.stm
Haiti http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/5066694.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5116442.stm
Mauritania http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5116442.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5047766.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5107122.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5113868.stm
Kuwait http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/5165576.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5226772.stm
Cuba http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/5233556.stm
Thailand http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5361512.stm
Yemen http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/5374606.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5376524.stm disputed
Thailand http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6032475.stm
Bangladesh http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6096506.stm
Zambia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/5401616.stm
Kyrgyzstan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6127552.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6190006.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6220595.stm
UAE http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/6185199.stm
Mauritania http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6206784.stm
Bahrain http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/6201110.stm
Madagascar http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6167209.stm
Fiji http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6208758.stm
Turkmenistan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6198983.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6214379.stm
Kyrgyzstan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6192955.stm
Turkmenistan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6213875.stm
Somalia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6216845.stm