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Synonyms for mutiny



Synonyms for mutiny

organized opposition intended to change or overthrow existing authority

to refuse allegiance to and oppose by force a government or ruling authority

Words related to mutiny

open rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)

engage in a mutiny against an authority

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29 ( ANI ): The Bangladesh government should agree to new trials meeting international standards for members of the former Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) accused of mutiny and murder, including 139 whose death sentences were upheld on November 27, 2017, by the High Court, Human Rights Watch said today.
They are former military officers Milo Maestrecampo, Alvin Ebreo, James Layug and Gerardo Gambala, all leaders of the failed Oakwood mutiny, who are also being probed by Congress.
Armed forces' chief of staff General Sekou Toure has vowed to end the mutiny.
The board of Mutiny is recommending the offer in the absence of a superior proposal.
A deal was brokered for the release of two guards who were being held hostage by mutiny leaders, the state governor's office said, while a total of 851 inmates were to be transferred to other prisons, dpa reported.
According to the complaint, the newly constructed complex is coming up within 300 metres of the protected monument -- The Mutiny Memorial.
The 2009 mutiny took place due to grievances over different facilities for the army and border guards.
The first 200 soldiers were found guilty and sentenced to jail terms of up to 14 years for their role in the mutiny in which 74 people were hacked to death, tortured and burnt alive before their bodies were dumped in sewers and shallow graves.
BERLIN: Six German sailors have been charged with mutiny over accusations they tied up their superior onboard a ship, in a first for the German navy, officials said Friday.
The one day mutiny by the renegade soldiers ended with calm.
At Hove Crown Court in March last year, Roche Allen, 26, from Cardiff, was sentenced to seven years after being convicted of prison mutiny and violent disorder.
With the completion of the mutiny trials, a total of 6,011 rebel soldiers, who belonged to 57 BGB units across the country, were tried in 11 special paramilitary courts under the BDR Act which prescribes the highest seven years of imprisonment.
The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the recent mutiny by renegade soldiers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), as well as the killing and abuse of civilians, mostly women and children, by armed groups operating in the eastern part of the country.
Sentences ranging from two years to execution have been passed on 13 military officers for their involvement in a mutiny in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Perth, Australia, May 25, 2012 - (ABN Newswire) - Mutiny Gold Limited (ASX:MYG) provides the opportunity to listen to audio from John Greeve, Managing Director; "Mutiny Gold achieves more high grades from Deflector Deposit".