There are currently over fifty sovereignty-based conflicts throughout the world, and nearly a third of the Specially Designated Global Terrorists listed by the United States Treasury Department are associated with sovereignty-based conflicts and self-determination movements.
Williams, Paul R. and Heymann, Karen
"Earned Sovereignty: An Emerging Conflict Resolution Approach,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 10
, Article 15.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol10/iss2/15