Showing posts with label military coup. Show all posts
Showing posts with label military coup. Show all posts

Friday, December 2, 2022

Burkina Faso’s transition leader confirms coup attempt: Media

Burkina Faso’s military leader Captain Ibrahim Traore spoke out Thursday on a recent attempted coup against his government, confirming that some elements of the army wanted to seize power, according to local media reports.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Burkina Faso’s coup leader appointed transitional president

A national meeting Friday in Burkina Faso endorsed coup leader, Capt. Ibrahim Traore, as the transitional president, two weeks after he led a second coup in eight months in the West African country.

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

ECOWAS Criticizes Burkina Faso Military Over Coup, Plans Emergency Summit - UrduPoint

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) said on Tuesday it would hold an emergency summit after labeling Burkina Faso's takeover by the military a "coup," saying the president resigned under duress.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

US secretary of state speaks with Sudan’s ousted premier

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke late Tuesday with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok after he was released from army custody, said the State Department.

In a statement, spokesman Ned Price said Blinken welcomed Hamdok's release and reiterated his call on Sudanese military forces to free all civilian leaders in detention and to ensure their safety.

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Monday, October 25, 2021

Sudans Opposition Union Coalition Calls On People To Protest Against Military Coup - UrduPoint

The Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA), a coalition of labor unions opposed to the country's military, is calling on people to go out into the streets and stand up against the military coup.

Monday, April 26, 2021

Turkey Orders +500 Arrests of Suspects Thought to Be Linked to Gulen - FARS

Turkey Orders +500 Arrests of Suspects Thought to Be Linked to Gulen

 (FNA)- Turkish prosecutors ordered the arrest of 532 suspects, mostly serving military personnel, believed to have links to US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, accused by Ankara of having staged the 2016 botched coup attempt.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Turkish 'coup' officer granted asylum in Greece

The co-pilot landed in the Greek city of Alexandroupoli
The co-pilot of a helicopter, who flew seven other Turkish military officers to Greece a day after last year's failed coup in Turkey, has been granted asylum, a Greek judicial source said Saturday.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Germany: Turkey Made 81 Extradition Requests since Failed Coup

failed coup on July 15
Turkey has expressed frustration at Germany's lack of movement on extradition requests after a failed coup. A German lawmaker said Berlin should "exert resistance" to instead get German citizens out of Turkish custody.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Vienna Bars Turkish Economy Minister From Attending Failed Coup Anniversary

The Austrian Foreign Ministry prohibited Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci from entering the country on the occasion of commemorative events of the 2016 Turkish failed coup attempt citing security concerns, a ministry spokesperson said Monday.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Germany Seeks to Block NATO Summit in Turkey: Report

Germany and other NATO allies have prevented Turkey from hosting next year's NATO summit, according to reports. Officials allegedly wanted to avoid the impression that NATO supports Turkey's "internal policy."

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