Examples from the Web for statehood
Even before the fighting started, Barzani asked his regional parliament to begin work on a referendum on statehood.PKK Kurdish Terrorists Are Fighting IS Terrorists With U.S. Help|Thomas Seibert|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More than 10 million Kurds live in Iran and Tehran fears Iraqi Kurdish statehood will encourage unrest among their own Kurds.
Since statehood, its vote has gone to a Democratic presidential candidate just once—and that was to Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964.
Every move that might appear to encourage Palestinian statehood, beginning with the prisoner release, improves his position.How Netanyahu Eased The Pressure Without Giving Much Up|Elisheva Goldberg|July 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In June 2009, in a speech at Bar-Ilan University, Netanyahu endorsed Palestinian statehood after a career spent opposing it.
At that time, 1826, Alabama was in the infancy of statehood, and he a youth of seventeen.Makers and Romance of Alabama History|B. F. Riley
Its abolition by no means contradicts the fundamental conceptions of Russian statehood.The Shield|Various
At the present time the question of Statehood for the youngest of our Territories is being actively debated.My Native Land|James Cox
Far over on the western coast, the claims of Washington to statehood were being urged.Contemporary American History, 1877-1913|Charles A. Beard
Her eyes were also on the Territory of Oklahoma, where a constitution was being drafted preparatory to statehood.Susan B. Anthony|Alma Lutz