Coups d'état
A coup d'état (/ˌkuːdeɪˈtɑː/ ( listen ); French: blow of state; plural: coups d'état), also known as a coup, a putsch, or an overthrow, is the sudden and illegal seizure of a government,...
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Failed Turkish Coup Leaves 265 Dead As U.S. Citizens Are Urged To Continue To Stay Inside
The failed coup in Turkey left 265 dead, with 1,400 people wounds and 2,839 military personnel detained. U.S. government employees have been instructed not to attempt to travel to and from the airport...
Erdogan Calls On Obama To Extradite Cleric Blamed For Leading Coup Attempt
Turkey's Erdogan says Gulen's followers in the military were those responsible for trying to topple government. 'I condemn, in the strongest terms, the attempted military coup in Turkey,' Gulen says.
What has happened in Turkey? The attempted coup explained
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Failed Turkish Coup Leaves 265 Dead As U.S. Citizens Are Urged To Continue To Stay Inside
The failed coup in Turkey left 265 dead, with 1,400 people wounds and 2,839 military personnel detained. U.S. government employees have been instructed not to attempt to travel to and from the airport...
1925 Chilean coup d'état
The Chilean coup d'état of 1925 took place on January 23, 1925, when the Chilean military overthrew the September Junta. Led by Colonel Marmaduque Grove, the troops arrested the President, Luis Altami...
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All the Shah's Men
All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror is a book written by American journalist Stephen Kinzer. The book discusses the 1953 Iranian coup d'état backed by the U.S. Ce...
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Bolivian military juntas of 1970-1982
Five successful military juntas took place in Bolivia between 1970 and 1982.
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Wilmington Insurrection of 1898
The Wilmington coup d'etat of 1898, also known as the Wilmington massacre of 1898 or the Wilmington race riot of 1898, began in Wilmington, North Carolina on November 10, 1898 and continued for severa...
Roman usurper
Usurpers are individuals or groups of individuals who obtain and maintain the power or rights of another by force and without legal authority. Usurpation was endemic during Roman imperial era, especia...
May Overthrow
The May Coup (Serbian: Мајски преврат, Majski prevrat) was a coup d'état in which Serbian King Alexander Obrenović and his wife, Queen Draga, were assassinated inside the Royal Palace in Belgrade on t...
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First Congo War
The First Congo War (1996–1997) was a foreign invasion of Zaire led by Rwanda that replaced a decades-long dictator, Mobutu Sésé Seko with the rebel leader Laurent-Désiré Kabila. Destabilization in ea...
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Züriputsch
The Züriputsch of 6 September 1839 was a putsch of the rural conservative population against the liberal rule of the city of Zürich on the eve of the formation of the Swiss federal state. The reason f...
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Paraguayan Civil War
The Paraguayan Civil War also known as Barefoot Revolution was a conflict in Paraguay that lasted from March to August 1947.In 1940, President Higinio Morínigo suspended the constitution and banned po...
Paraguayan Civil War - Wikipedia
Otto Witte
Otto Witte (October 16, 1872 – August 13, 1958) was a German circus acrobat and fantasist who said that he managed to be crowned King of Albania.In 1913, when Albania broke away from the Ottoman Empir...
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