acquisition of a state's territory by another state
Annexation (Latin: ad "to" and nexus "joining") is the one-sided forceful takeover, such as military occupation, of one state's territory by another.
- Anschluss (World War II, Austria merged to Nazi Germany)
- Republic of Texas annexed to United States
- ↑ Hofmann, Rainer 2013. "Annexation". Annexation. Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law. Oxford University Press.