Thursday, 23 August 2007

3580
2005:January
Ukraine

Sub-Presidential
94
2006:May

Interim
84

+10



Yuchenko installed as democratic president

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3581
2005:January
Iraq

Pseudo-Parliamentarian
80
2005:December

Interim
70

+10

Elections to constituent assembly.

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3582
2005:February
Somalia

Interim

2006:February

Political institutions begins to take place inside Somalia

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3583
2005:February
Nepal

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2005:February

X-Royal Parliamentarian
77

-61

King assumes direct rule. Emergency powers

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3584
2005:April
Nepal

Royal Absolutism
1
2006:April

Uni-Revolutionary
16

-15

Emergency rule lifted. Full royal powers remains

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3585
2005:March
Bhutan

Interim/X-Royal Parliamentarian
77
2007:July

**Royal Authoritarian/X-Royal Parliamentarian

Interim constitution paving way for parliamentary democracy

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3586
2005:March
Kyrgyzstan

Uni-Revolutionary
16
2005:March

*Sub-Hierarchial*/**X-Presidential**
37

-21

Unrest following elections:Mass demonstrations

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3587
2005:March
Kyrgyzstan

Interim
84
2005:August

Uni-Revolutionary
16

+68

President Akayev resigns, interim government

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3588
2005:April
Togo

**Presidential**-/Interim
67
2005:June

Interim*

Gnassingbe elected president following disputed elections


_______________________________________________________________
3589
2005:May
Central African Republic

Presidential
89

Sub-Revolutionary/Interim
7

+82

Boize elected and installed as president

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3590
2005:May
Ethiopia

Interim/Uni-Authoritarian
71
2005:October

**Semi-Presidential**/Uni-Authoritarian
52

+19

Parliamentarian elections held. Disputed and not considered democratic. Considered a setback. Popular protests follows

____________________________________________________________________________________
3591
2005:June
Togo

Interim

2007:October

**Presidential**

Gnassingbe agrees to coalition with opposition. Kodjo becomes pm

__________________________________________________________________
3592
2005:August
Kyrgyzstan

Sub-Presidential
94
2006:November

Interim
84

+10

Normalisation following meeting of parliament and election of Bakiyev

____________________________________________________________________________
3593
2005:July
Sudan

*Interim*/*Sub-Hierarchial*
0
2007:October

Hierarchial
13

Southern rebels included in government following peace agreement

_____________________________________________________________________________________
3594
2005:August
Burundi

*Presidential*
88

Interim/*Presidential*

Nkurunziza installed as president after elected by parliament. Party FDD

_______________________________________________________________________________________
3595
2005:August
Guinea-Bissau

Sub-Presidential/Semi-Presidential
94

**Presidential/Parliamentarian

Bernardo Vieira installed as president

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3596
2005:August
Iran

Semi-Theocracy/§**X-Presidential**§/§**Sub-Presidential**§
94

§Uni-Authoritarian§/Uni-Theocracy

Conservative Ahmadineyad wins election against reformist Rafsanjani

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3597
2005:August
Mauritania

Revolutionary
6
2006:June

Hierarchial
13

-7

Coup d'etat.

_______________________________________________________________________
3598
2005:October
Ethiopia

Semi-Authoritarian
54

Interim/Uni-Authoritarian
71

-17


By election to fill seats and etablish the election result

__________________________________________________________________________________
3599
2005:December
Afghanistan

Pseudo-Presidential/Uni-Hierarchial
90

Sub-Absolutism
8

+82

Loya Jirga assembles

________________________________________________________________________________________
3600
2005:December
Egypt

*Sub-Hierarchial*
37

*Hierarchial*
30

+7

Elections held, under sligthly reformed and opened manner

__________________________________________________________________________________________

3601
2005:December
Iraq

Interim/Parliamentarian
88
2006:May

Pseudo-Parliamentarian
80

+8

Parliamentarian elections

__________________________________________________________________________________________
3602
2005:December
Venezuela

*Sub-Hierarchial*-
63
2007:January

X-Presidential
79

-16

Parliamentarian elections. Opposition boycott leaving house with full support of president Chavez
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

2005:December

Cote d'Ivoire

Interim:Sub-Presidential

*94*

2007:April

Interim

*

Office of Prime minister established.

_____________________________________________________________________________

AUTONOM STATES

2005:January

Abkhazia

Sub-Authoritarian 40

2007:March

Sub-Hierarchial 24

+16

Resignation of president Ardzinba. Bagapsh elected and installed president in improved elections. Still one-party parliament.

__________________________________________________________________________________

2005:May

Aceh

Semi-Autonomy: Interim *

2006:July

Civilian rule:*Hierarchial*

*

Interim status following conclusion of peace agreement.

___________________________________________________________

2005:June

Kurdistan (Iraqi)

Semi-Presidential ? 95

_

Presidential 89

+6

Uncertain change. Installation of office of prime minister and transferring to Semi-Presidential system

_____________________________________________________________________________________

2005:June

Nagorno-Karabakh

**Semi-Presidential**-/Semi-Presidential 69/95

_

**Semi-Presidential** 50

+19/+45

Generally free elections. Ghukaysan continues as president.

_________________________________________________________________________

2005:September

Kabardino-Balkaria

XRepresentativian

-

*Hierarchial* 30

*

New president installed following new order by appointment of russian president Putin and subsequent approval of parliament.

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________

2005:November

Chechnya

*Sub-Hierarchial* 37

2006:March

*Hierarchial* 30

+7

Disputed legislative elections held, failing to meet democratic standards. However probably reduces pwer of president.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

2005:December

Transnistria

**XPresidential**- 64

-

*Sub-Hierarchial* 37

+27

Parliamentarian elections held where opposition gains majority. Significantly reduces president Smirnovs authoritarian rule

____________________________________________________________________________________________

2005

Papua

Semi-Autonomy:Presidential

-

Semi-Autonomy:Representativian

Governor becomes a directly elected office establishing presidential government in Papua.

_______________________________________________________________________________________

2005:January

Southern Sudan

Interim/Absolutism

-

Uni-Revolutionary 16

Peace agreement concluded with central government. Coalition agreement and provisional government for Southern Sudan established.

_______________________________________________________________________________________________

2005:December

Jersey*

Parliamentarian

*98*

"Constitutional Executive"

Office of Chief Minister established. Parliamentary responsible to local assembly.

_________________________________________________________________________________________



News References
Ref


Ukraine http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/4198957.stm
Iraq
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4221809.stm
Nepal http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4224855.stm
Kyrgyzstan http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4378029.stm
Kyrgyzstan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4381555.stm
Bhutan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4385649.stm
Togo
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4485667.stm
Central African Republic
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4576431.stm
Ethiopia
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4590307.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4075426.stm
Kyrgyzstan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4671405.stm
Sudan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4670231.stm
Burundi
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4186180.stm
Guinea-Bissau
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4139482.stm
Iran
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4183118.stm
Mauritania
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4741243.stm
Ethiopia
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4327050.stm
Venezuela
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4496586.stm
Iraq
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4562476.stm
Egypt
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4530226.stm
Afghanistan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4540756.stm