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It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either.

It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either.

It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either. It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either. Do the actions of President Trump and some of his supporters — including Mr. Trump’s effort on Saturday to bully Georgia’s secretary of state into overturning the results of the state’s vote in the presidential election, and then …

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Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt

Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt

Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt ISTANBUL — A Turkish court sentenced hundreds of defendants to multiple life terms on Thursday for involvement in the failed 2016 coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, culminating one of the most important mass trials of defendants accused …

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En France, des écoliers aussi sont pris dans le coup de filet anti-extrémistes

En France, des écoliers aussi sont pris dans le coup de filet anti-extrémistes

En France, des écoliers aussi sont pris dans le coup de filet anti-extrémistes En France, des écoliers aussi sont pris dans le coup de filet anti-extrémistes ALBERTVILLE, France — Armés de fusils d’assaut et cagoulés, des dizaines de policiers ont récemment perquisitionné quatre appartements d’un vaste complexe résidentiel à Albertville, dans les Alpes. Ils ont confisqué ordinateurs et téléphones portables, …

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Talk of a Military Coup Follows Protests in Thailand

Almost Like Clockwork, Talk of a Military Coup Follows Thai Protests

Talk of a Military Coup Follows Protests in Thailand Talk of a Military Coup Follows Protests in Thailand BANGKOK — There are certain constants in Thailand: the drenching monsoons, the grand openings of new shopping malls and the rumors that the Royal Thai Armed Forces are plotting another coup. For weeks now, student-led protesters across Thailand have taken to the …

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Almost Like Clockwork, Talk of a Military Coup Follows Thai Protests

Almost Like Clockwork, Talk of a Military Coup Follows Thai Protests

Almost Like Clockwork, Talk of a Military Coup Follows Thai Protests Almost Like Clockwork, Talk of a Military Coup Follows Thai Protests BANGKOK — There are certain constants in Thailand: the drenching monsoons, the grand openings of new shopping malls and the rumors that the Royal Thai Armed Forces are plotting another coup. For weeks now, student-led protesters across Thailand …

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Mali Appoints New President After Military Coup

Mali Appoints New President After Military Coup

Mali Appoints New President After Military Coup Mali Appoints New President After Military Coup DAKAR, Senegal — A military officer who helped depose the president of Mali in a coup last month has announced that a retired colonel will lead the West African country as interim president until elections are held in 2022. Malian soldiers abducted the former president, Ibrahim …

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Mali’s Ousted President Is Released From Detention by Coup Leaders

Mali’s Ousted President Is Released From Detention by Coup Leaders

Mali’s Ousted President Is Released From Detention by Coup Leaders Mali’s Ousted President Is Released From Detention by Coup Leaders DAKAR, Senegal — Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, Mali’s ousted president, was released from detention and driven to his home in the West African country’s capital early Thursday, nine days after a military coup brought an end to his seven years in …

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Mali Coup Leaders Pledge Democracy After Deposing President

Mali Coup Leaders Pledge Democracy After Deposing President

Mali Coup Leaders Pledge Democracy After Deposing President Mali Coup Leaders Pledge Democracy After Deposing President “For seven years I had the happiness and the joy of trying to straighten out this country,” Mr. Keïta said from a curtained room, his words muffled by a surgical mask. “I don’t want any blood to be shed to keep me in my …

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Belarus, Mali Coup, TikTok: Your Wednesday Briefing

Belarus, Mali Coup, TikTok: Your Wednesday Briefing

Belarus, Mali Coup, TikTok: Your Wednesday Briefing Belarus, Mali Coup, TikTok: Your Wednesday Briefing That explains why, while the rallies in recent days, which culminated in Sunday’s outpouring, were festive, they were also tinged with anxiety. The country has a bad record of massacring those who dare to speak up. Often, the protests have been anti-government, but this latest movement …

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Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup

Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup

Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup Gunfire Near Mali’s Capital Raises Fears of Mutiny or Coup DAKAR, Senegal — Reports of gunfire in a military camp in Mali have raised fears that a mutiny or coup attempt is underway to unseat the West African nation’s president, who has been the subject of a swelling protest movement. …

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