Examples of independence in a Sentence
She asserted her independence from her parents by getting her own apartment.
He has shown a fierce independence of spirit.
A month after independence, elections were held.
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This in turn came after an unconstitutional independence referendum organised by the separatists and marred by police violence.
In Spain, athletes were weighing in or being asked to weigh in on Catalonia’s independence referendum, despite the Spanish government deeming it unconstitutional.
The separatists held a makeshift independence referendum Oct. 1 in defiance of the government and courts.
Most recently, Spain’s leading daily, El País, reported on Russian meddling in the Catalonian independence referendum.
The Muslim-majority nation of Uzbekistan, which gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, is located north of Afghanistan and governed by an authoritarian regime.
Already, the Kurdish cause has been greatly weakened by Iran and by sanctions Baghdad imposed after the recent Kurdish independence referendum.
Their leader Barzani said the time had come for an independence referendum.
The decision to end their relationship is the latest blot in a difficult week for Pique, who has had to deal with the huge fallout from the recent Catalonia independence referendum.
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