Multi-party period of the Republic of Turkey
The multi-party period of the Republic of Turkey started with the establishment of the opposition Liberal Republican Party (Serbest Cumhuriyet Fırkası) by Ali Fethi Okyar in 1930 after President Musta...
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1960 Turkish coup d'état
The coup of May, 27th (Turkish: 27 Mayıs Darbesi) was the first coup d'état in the Republic of Turkey. The coup was staged by a group of 37 young Turkish military officers acting outside the Staff...
Military coup in Turkey, 1971
The 1971 Turkish coup d'état, carried out on 12 March that year, was the second to take place in the Republic of Turkey, coming 11 years after its 1960 predecessor. Known as the "coup by memorandum", ...
Turkish invasion of Cyprus
The Turkish invasion of Cyprus (Greek: Τουρκική εισβολή στην Κύπρο, Turkish: Kıbrıs Barış Harekâtı "Cyprus Peace Operation" or Turkish: Kıbrıs Harekâtı "Cyprus Operation") launched on 20...
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Turkish military coup, 1980
The 12 September 1980 Turkish coup d'état, headed by Chief of the General Staff General Kenan Evren, was the third coup d'état in the history of the Republic after the 1960 coup and the 1971 "Coup by ...
Turkish general election, 1999
Turkey's 14th general election was held on Sunday April 18, 1999 and was the first election in Turkish history to combine local, council and parliamentary elections on the same day. Bülent Ecevit's De...
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Turkish general election, 2002
The 15th Turkish general election was held on 3 November 2002 following the collapse of the DSP-MHP-ANAP coalition led by Bülent Ecevit. It was the 15th general election to be held in Turkey. All 550 ...
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Covert U.S. regime change actions
The United States has been involved in and assisted in the overthrow of foreign governments (more recently termed "regime change") without the overt use of U.S. military force. Often, such operations ...
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Air combat during the Turkish invasion of Cyprus
On 20 July 1974, Turkey launched a combined air and sea invasion of the northern portion of the island of Cyprus following a coup by the Athens-backed Cypriot National Guard against the democratically...
Timeline of the 1974 Invasion of Cyprus
This is a timeline of the pro-Greece 1974 Cypriot coup d'état and the responding Turkish invasion of Cyprus.The initial wave of around a company of Turkish infantry attack was blunted by heavy weapons...
Military operations during the Turkish invasion of Cyprus
In 1974, Turkey invaded the northern portion of the Republic of Cyprus in response to a military coup taking place on the island, in attempt to annex the island to Greece. Turkey claimed that this was...
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Operation Atilla
The Turkish invasion of Cyprus launched on 20 July 1974, was a Turkish military invasion of the island country of Cyprus, which was carried out in response to the 1974 Cypriot coup d'état.The coup had...
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1974 Cypriot coup d'état
The 1974 Cypriot coup d'état was a military coup d'état by the Cypriot National Guard and the Greek military junta of 1967–1974. On 15 July 1974 the coup plotters ousted President Makarios III and rep...
Cyprus intercommunal violence
Cypriot intercommunal violence refers to periods of sectarian conflict between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots on the island of Cyprus between 1955 and 1964.
In 1914, after the Ottoman Empire ...