Exiles

To be in exile means to be away from one's home (i.e. village, town, city, state, province, territory or even country), while either being explicitly refused permission to return or being threatened with imprisonment or death upon return. In Roman law, exsilium denoted both voluntary exile and banishment as a capital punishment alternative to death. Deportation was forced exile, and entailed the lifelong loss of citizenship and property. Relegation was a milder form of deportation, which preserved the subject's citizenship and property.The term diaspora describes group exile, both voluntary and forced. "Government in exile" describes a government of a country …

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UCL: University College London · 1 January 2017 English

In the Cold War Eastern Europe collection, historians have an invitation to explore the variety and complexity of the cultural Cold War. The explosion in cultural traffic across the Iron …

certain to ruffle feathers among eastern European exiles and émigrés in the U.K., many of whom rejected


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file of documents concerning political asylum cases in Czechoslovakia. Subjects discussed in the file include requests to Britain for asylum by Ethiopian students in Czechoslovakia; the removal of an …

allowed them to remain exceptionally as "self-induced exiles", eventually acquiring settlement here, albeit


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

Western governments to accepting_ involuntary exiles . Could this have been the purpose of the visit clear policy on refusing to accept involuntary exiles. Otherwise they become complicit in the military


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

I H of C ( \ ' cc: / e E S D V / POLISH EXILES (j)l I 1. At today's luncheon of Permanent EXPERIENCE IN TRYING TO ABSORB SUCCESSIVE WAVES OF EXILES FROM CUBA PRESSURIZED TO LEAVE EY CASTRO, IN


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

invasion of Albania allegedly by a group of Albanian exiles led by a certain Xhevdet Mustafa. 2. If he is heard of him. A landing by a group of foolhardy exiles possibly financed and armed by King Leka who is


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

Enforced residence in a remote area of the USSR. Exiles may make their own arrangements for accommodation



The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file containing documents relating to the Yalta victims' memorial in London. Subjects covered in the file include Parliamentary Questions on the subject; a mistake in the wording of the …

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The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file containing documents relating to the human rights situation in the Soviet Union. Subjects covered in the file include the failure of the Soviet Union to carry out its …

step^'. Few political prisoners now remain and some exiles are be ima^al lowed to return. Arbitrary acts



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