Thursday, 23 August 2007

3495
2002:January
Burundi

Interim*
0

Interim

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3496
2002:January
Republic of Congo

**X-Presidential** ? Se notis
37
2002:March

Interim/**Presidential** poss Sub-Absolutism

Presidential powers strengthen in referendum

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3497
2002:January
Gambia

*Hierarchial*
30

*Sub-Hierarchial*
37

-7

Parliamentarian elections. Completely dominated by president Jammehs allies

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3498
2002:February
Bahrain

"Interim"
64
2002:May

Royal Hierarchial
40

+24

Constitutional changes restricts monarchs power Female rights increased

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3499
2002:February
Laos

Authoritarian
42

Sub-Authoritarian/Authoritarian
48

-6

_____________________________________________________________________________
2002:February
Madagascar

**Presidential** ?

2006:December

**Presidential**-/Presidential

___________________________________________________________________
3500
2002:March
Republic of Congo

*Sub-Hierarchial*
37
2002:June

**X-Presidential** Se notis

Sasou re-elected president after highly disputed presidential elections

____________________________________________________________________
3501
2002:March
Sierra Leone

Interim
0

Uni-Revolutionary
16

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3502
2002:March
Zimbabwe

*Hierarchial*
30
2008:April


*Sub-Hierarcial*
37

-7

Mugabe re-elected president in increased flawed and undemocratic election

_________________________________________________________________________
3503
2002:April
Angola

Sub-Absolutism
8

Uni-Revolutionary
16

-8

Possibly last meeting of parliament

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3504
2002:April
DR Congo
Interim
31
2002:November

Sub-Revolutionary/Hierarchial
7

+25

Peace agreement. Agreement on government inclusion

___________________________________________________________________________
3505
2002:April
Venezuela

Semi-Revolutionary
17
2002:April

Uni-Hierarchial/X-Presidential
66

-49


Coup d'etat. President Chavez deposed by Carmona. Interim government set-up

_________________________________________________________________________
3506
2002:April
Venezuela

Contra-Revolutionary/Interim
0
2002:April

Semi-Revolutionary
17

Chavez in office following Carmona resignation

_______________________________________________________________________________
3507
2002:April
Venezuela

X-Presidential/Uni-Hierarchial
79
2005:December

Contra-Revolutionary/Interim

Hugo Chavez re-installed as president

_______________________________________________________________________
3508
2002:May
Bahrain

Royal Authoritarian
40
2002:October

"Interim"

Local elections held. First condcted for 30 years

____________________________________________________________________________
3509
2002:May
Mali

Interim/Uni-Revolutionary

2002:June

Presidential?
89

Presidential elections. Disputed

______________________________________________________________________
3510
2002:May

Nepal

Interim
0

2002:May

Uni-Revolutionary
16

Parliament dissolved.

_____________________________________________________________________
3511
2002:May
Nepal

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2002:October

Interim

Parliament dissolved. Emergency rule extended

______________________________________________________________
3512
2002:May
Palestine ?

0


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3513
2002:May
Sierra Leone

Presidential/Interim
89

Interim
74

+15



Kabbah wins parliamentarian election

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2002:June
Algeria

**Sub-Presidential**-/**Sub-Presidential**

2007:May

*Hierarchial/*Sub-Hierarchial*

General election Partially boycotted by opposition after accusations of fraud

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3514
2002:June
Republic of Congo

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2003:March

*Sub-Hierarchial*/**X-Presidential**
37


-21

Hostilities, "Emergency rule"

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3515
2002:June
Mali

Semi-Authoritarian/**Presidential**
54
2002:October





Touré installed as president following disputed elections.

_________________________________________________________
3516
2002:August
Azerbaijan

*Sub-Hierarchial*/**X-Presidential**
37

*Hierarchial*/*Sub-Hierarchial*
30

+7

New constitution

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2002:August
Cote d'Ivoire


Interim
*
2002:September


Presidential/**Presidential**-
89/67

*

Agreement gives opposition posts in new cabinet
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2002:September
Cote d'Ivoire

Division:Uni-Revolutionary, Interim
*
2003:March


Interim


Division of Cote d'Ivoire. Rebels controls northern, government southern spheres.
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3517
2002:September
Liberia

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2003:October

Presidential/Sub-Presidential
89

-73

Fighting escalates

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3518
2002:September
Palestine

Pseudo-Presidential/Sub-Presidential
91


*Sub-Hierarchial*/Contra-Executivian
37

+54

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3519
2002:October
Nepal

Interim??
0
2005:February

Uni-Revolutionary
16

Interim rule following failure of holding of parliamentary elections

_______________________________________________________
3519
2002:October
Bahrain

X-Royalism

2006:November

Royal Authoritarian

Parliamentarian elections held

_______________________________________________________________
3520
2002:October
Pakistan

Sub-Absolutism
8
2002:November

*Sub-Revolutionary
7

+1


Parliamentarian elections gives win to Musharraf loyal parties

_________________________________________________________________
3520

Mali

"Interim"

2007:April

Semi-Authoritarian/**Presidential**

Unity government formed

_____________________________________________________________________
3521
2002:November
Montenegro

Parliamentarian
98
2003:May

Nano-Presidential
97

+1

Interim or genuinly parliamentarian system following fauilure to elect president

______________________________________________________________________
3522
2002:November
DR Congo

Interim*
*
2002:December

Interim

_______________________________________________________________________
3523
2002:November
Oman

Royal Authoritarian??
40
2003:November

Royal Hierarchial
27

+13

Constitutional changes extends the voting rights. Add election in nov 2003

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3524
2002:November
Guinea-Bissau

Uni-Hierarchial
0
2003:September

Presidential
89

President announces coming dissolution of parliament and holding of elections

________________________________________________________________________________
3525
2002:November
Pakistan

**Sub-Presidential**
51
2007:October

Sub-Absolutism

Jamali elected civilian prime minister following elections

______________________________________________________________________
3526
2002:December
Serbia

Parliamentarian
98
2004:July

Nano-Presidential
97

+1

Interim or genuinly parliamentarian system following failure toelect president

_____________________________________________________________________
3527
2002:December
Burundi

Presidential(Pseudo)
89
2003:April

Interim
64

+25

Government and Hutu afrees on fragile ceasefire agreement.

_____________________________________________________________________
3528
2002:December
DR Congo

Interim*
0
2003:July

Interim

Peace deal between government and rebels. Unity government to e established

__________________________________________________________________
3529
2002:December
Kenya

X-Presidential/Presidential
79
2004:Jun

**Presidential**/Semi-Authoritarian
50

+29

Kibaki elected president in democratic elections. Democratic breakthrough.

______________________________________________________________________
3530
2002:December
Seychelles

Presidential/**Presidential**-
89

**Presidential**/Semi-Authoritarian
50

+39

__________________________________________________________
3531
2002:December
Togo

**Presidential**/Semi-Authoritarian
50
2003:June

Hierarchial/Sub-Hierarchial/Revolutionary
13

+37

Constitution gives Eyadema right to seek re-election. Reduced presidential powers ??

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AUTONOMOUS STATES

2002:January
North Ossetia

XRepresentativian
*
-


Semi-Autonomy:Presidential?


New president installed following appointment of russian president Putin and subsequent approval of parliament. In conjunction with changes in rusian constitution
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2002:March
Kosovo


Autonomy:Parliamentarian
98
-


Autonomy:Interim



Parliamentarian government installed following convening of new parliament. PSIG fully in force.
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2002:May
Somaliland


Interim*reform*




Interim/Presidential
89



Provisional president in office following death of president Muhammad H I Egal.
___________________________________________________________________________________

2002:May
Ingushetia


*Sub-Hierarchial*
37



President Zyiasikov in office. Considerable critiscism on democratic standards and authoritarian rule
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2002:October
Northern Ireland


British rule:#Parliamentarian#
*
2007:May


Autonomy:Parliamentarian
98


Autonomy and home rule suspended due to Stormondgate, where IRA allegedly is infiltrating parliament.
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2002
Papua


Semi-Autonomy:Representativian
*
2003:August



Indonesian rule



Indonesian Papua is given limited autonomy with stronger authority for regional parliament. Governor still appointed by Jakarta
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News References
Ref


Burundi http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1753770.stm
Gambia
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1768466.stm
Bahain http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/1820114.stm
Laos
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1837686.stm
Liberia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1809933.stm
Zimbabwe
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1839982.stm
Zimbabwe
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1867624.stm
Congo Republic
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1865069.stm
Sierra Leone
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1850735.stm
Bahrain http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/1895005.stm
Angola http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1910419.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1944299.stm
Liberia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/1944242.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1899099.stm
Venezuela
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/1927322.stm
Venezuela http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/monitoring/media_reports/1929184.stm
Venezuela http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/1970022.stm
Bahrain http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/1977161.stm
Mali http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2033790.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2010201.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2003085.stm
Palestine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2015666.stm
Palestine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/1988605.stm
Sierra Leone http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2002526.stm
Somalia
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2014268.stm
Congo Republic
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2061767.stm
Mali http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2033790.stm
Mali http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2127710.stm
Azerbaijan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/2213537.stm
Liberia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2258602.stm
Palestine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2269610.stm relax
Palestine
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2287255.stm
Palestine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2356747.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2300681.stm
Montenegro http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/2512269.stm
Bahrain http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2444307.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2490015.stm
Oman http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2519773.stm
Guinea-Bissau http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2484497.stm
Serbia http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/2556813.stm
Burundi http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2543481.stm
DR Congo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2582239.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2582239.stm
Togo http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2616973.stm
Pakistan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2505547.stm
Pakistan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2498425.stm
Pakistan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2404305.stm
Pakistanhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2362051.stm
Pakistanhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2318561.stm
Pakistanhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2316923.stm