coup d'etat


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Synonyms for coup d'etat

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a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force

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Huwag kayong maniwala 'yang mga coup d'etat, mga revolutionary coup d'etat.
C'est la presence d'une mission militaire angolaise (Missang) qui a officiellement motive le coup d'Etat des militaires, le 12 avril, ces derniers l'accusant depuis des mois de soutenir les autorites renversees et de poursuivre des ambitions "colonialistes".
The official noted the recent coup attempt against Correa, and said given the wide public support for Correa in Ecuador, westerners knew that they could not initiate a public move against him and they, thus, resorted to a semi-police coup, rather than a full military coup d'etat, against Correa.
Had the recent coup d'etat succeeded, the power base of Latin America's reinvigorated Marxist movement, spearheaded by Fidel Castro and his keepers, might have been severely undercut.
Then, following the coup d'etat of 1966 and subsequent military dictatorship, it became clear that contemporary art particularly Conceptual art, which had been overtly politicized in Argentina - would not be encouraged.
This is not the first time they have survived a coup d'etat.
Environmental Remediation Holding Corporation (OTCBB:ERHC) reports that the Joint Development Authority (JDA) which administers the Joint Development Zone (JDZ) between Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe (DRSTP) in the Gulf of Guinea has issued a statement that the recent coup d'etat in DRSTP, and its subsequent resolution, will not delay the licensing round.
He also led the 1989 coup d'etat against then President Corazon Aquino.
Il denonce "la chasse aux sorcieres" decretee en Turquie par Erdogan apres la tentative de coup d'Etat et les derives autoritaires de l'homme fort du pays.
Au lendemain de l'echec du coup d'etat, le president turc, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a entame une purge a grande echelle.
RIYADH, March 23 (KUNA) -- Saudi Arabia and Britain Monday rejected the Houthis' coup d'etat in Yemen and reiterated support to President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
When one observes these people how they flaunt with their own shame and talk lingo for the grave danger from the former communists who allegedly want to perform coup d'etat and sell the name of Macedonia one cannot go without wondering are these the same people who we personally know in a totally different spotlight?
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The only way to bring out the truth about all state murders, past and recent, is to investigate each individual case with determination until those responsible are found, according to BE-lent Tekiner, whose father, a former deputy, was killed in the run-up to the 1980 coup d'etat.
Bamako, May 10 (Xinhua-ANI): The first ordinary session of the cabinet of Mali's transitional government on Wednesday adopted an amnesty law for the soldiers who were involved in the March 21 mutiny as well as those who carried out the coup d'etat on March 22, 2012.
Madrid, Jumada I 25, 1433, Apr 17, 2012, SPA -- Spain denounced here today the coup d'etat that was led by the commanders of the army in Guinea Bissau, saying that the coup is a stumbling block against democratic progress achieved in the country, which has witnessed a series of military overthrows, since the independence.