Four out of the six provinces on the island of Madagascar have declared their intention to secede and form an independent entity.
In 1991, Germany gave Croatia and Slovenia the green light to secede from the Yugoslav federation; civil war soon followed.
What was Abraham Lincoln's answer to Southerners who voted democratically to secede ?
The North might have chosen the path of virtuous isolationism, letting the South secede and becoming an egalitarian social democracy.
If the Union is truly indestructible, then states cannot secede even if the national government is willing to let them go.
If Vermont or Southern California were to secede , a lot of us would join them.
The electorate votes on whether to secede from an existing nation and claim its independence for the entire world to see.
The only way to prevent this would be to secede from the Union.
Many of the planets were run by makeshift despotic governments that intended to secede from the Republic.
He has dramatically warned that if he is impeached a number of provinces will secede from Indonesia.