Questions tagged [territorial-dispute]

Questions relating to disputes between two or more states regarding who territory belongs to.

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What are some possible downsides about a one-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict? [closed]

Reality on the ground - Much of Israel is developed with cities and infrastructure. That is not going anywhere. West Bank has Israeli and Palestinian settlements so inextricably tangled that you ...
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Why does India say that Kashmir is its integral part 'atoot ang' but then refuse to talk about Kashmir on an international level?

India has claimed that Kashmir is its integral part but then refuses to discuss it in international forums (the latest 'Kashmir is an internal issue' by Sushma Maharaj at the OIC). If Kashmir is ...
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What is the point of countries not recognizing the physical reality of who controls a certain territory?

There has recently been a lot of controversy regarding President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. However it seems odd to me that this is a point of contention in the ...