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# military-coup - Monday 15 March, 2021

Myanmar's junta declares martial law after dozens of protesters killed in latest crackdown
# Yangon
# Yangon

Myanmar's junta declares martial law after dozens of protesters killed in latest crackdown

Mar 15th 2021, 10:14 PM 7,552 Views 4 Comments

The UN has condemned the “continuing bloodshed” in Myanmar.

# military-coup - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Myanmar security forces fire at protesters as UN says 38 dead in 'bloodiest' day
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Myanmar security forces fire at protesters as UN says 38 dead in 'bloodiest' day

Mar 3rd 2021, 8:15 PM 7,659 Views 7 Comments

The junta has ignored the global condemnation, responding to the uprising with escalating strength.

# military-coup - Monday 1 March, 2021

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi hit with two new criminal charges
# Myanmar
# Myanmar

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi hit with two new criminal charges

Mar 1st 2021, 6:18 PM 11,962 Views 9 Comments

Suu Kyi has not been seen in public since being detained on 1 February.

# military-coup - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Myanmar police escalate crackdown on coup protesters
# Mandalay
# Mandalay

Myanmar police escalate crackdown on coup protesters

Feb 27th 2021, 10:48 AM 8,214 Views 5 Comments

Demonstrators had sought to assemble in Yangon and Mandalay.

# military-coup - Monday 22 February, 2021

'We will fight against them until we win': Protests swell in Myanmar in defiance of military threats
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

'We will fight against them until we win': Protests swell in Myanmar in defiance of military threats

Feb 22nd 2021, 10:58 AM 7,250 Views 4 Comments

Factories, workplaces and shops were closed across the country today in response to the call for a nationwide strike.

# military-coup - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Police rampage targets striking railway workers in Myanmar as protests continue
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Police rampage targets striking railway workers in Myanmar as protests continue

Feb 18th 2021, 12:24 PM 5,844 Views 0 Comments

Opponents of the coup are also urging foreign businesses to cut their ties to Myanmar operations they believe benefit the military.

# military-coup - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Largest demonstrations yet as thousands rally in Myanmar against military coup
# Yangon
# Yangon

Largest demonstrations yet as thousands rally in Myanmar against military coup

Feb 17th 2021, 8:04 AM 7,796 Views 6 Comments

UN special rapporteur Tom Andrews warned that reports of soldiers being brought into Yangon could lead to the situation there spiralling out of control.

# military-coup - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Myanmar police file new charge against Aung San Suu Kyi
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Myanmar police file new charge against Aung San Suu Kyi

Updated Feb 16th 2021, 12:50 PM 8,520 Views 4 Comments

Suu Kyi was ousted in a military coup on 1 February.

# military-coup - Monday 15 February, 2021

Fresh protests in Myanmar after junta cuts off internet, deploys troops
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Fresh protests in Myanmar after junta cuts off internet, deploys troops

Feb 15th 2021, 7:35 AM 6,978 Views 1 Comment

The country’s new military leadership has so far been unmoved by a torrent of international condemnation.

# military-coup - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Tensions mount in Myanmar as protesters step in to prevent arrest of anti-coup activists
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Tensions mount in Myanmar as protesters step in to prevent arrest of anti-coup activists

Feb 13th 2021, 11:22 AM 7,733 Views 4 Comments

Demonstrators continue to defy the military authorities.

# military-coup - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Myanmar protesters return to streets despite police violence
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Myanmar protesters return to streets despite police violence

Feb 10th 2021, 8:16 AM 4,750 Views 4 Comments

Protesters are calling for power to be restored to Aung San Suu Kyi’s deposed civilian government.

# military-coup - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Myanmar's generals order access to Facebook be restricted as UN chief says coup must fail
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Myanmar's generals order access to Facebook be restricted as UN chief says coup must fail

Feb 4th 2021, 7:47 AM 7,169 Views 8 Comments

One of the country’s main telecom providers confirmed that authorities ordered it to “temporarily block” Facebook access.

# military-coup - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Aung San Suu Kyi charged with possessing illegal walkie-talkies
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Aung San Suu Kyi charged with possessing illegal walkie-talkies

Feb 3rd 2021, 12:37 PM 14,231 Views 10 Comments

The charges against Suu Kyi appear to carry a maximum sentence of two years in prison.

# military-coup - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Sudan's military leader resigns after one day in power; protesters celebrate
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Sudan's military leader resigns after one day in power; protesters celebrate

Apr 13th 2019, 7:53 AM 10,938 Views 4 Comments

In a broadcast on state television, Sudanese citizens were told: “This is not a military coup, but taking the side of the people.”

# military-coup - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army seizes control
# Harare
# Harare

Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army seizes control

Nov 15th 2017, 12:18 PM 21,699 Views 40 Comments

In the early morning broadcast, the military said that President Robert Mugabe and his family were safe.

A tumultuous 24 hours: What's been happening in Zimbabwe, and what's next
# Explainer
# Explainer

A tumultuous 24 hours: What's been happening in Zimbabwe, and what's next

Nov 15th 2017, 10:26 AM 13,998 Views 36 Comments

“As soon as we have accomplished our mission we expect that the situation will return to normalcy,” the military said.

# military-coup - Saturday 30 August, 2014

'I will not go back to get killed': Lesotho PM flees to South Africa
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

'I will not go back to get killed': Lesotho PM flees to South Africa

Aug 30th 2014, 2:45 PM 6,231 Views 11 Comments

Thomas Thabane says he has fled in fear of his life, after the country’s military took over buildings in the capital, Maseru.

# military-coup - Friday 23 May, 2014

Travelling to Thailand? Irish citizens advised to 'exercise extreme caution'
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Travelling to Thailand? Irish citizens advised to 'exercise extreme caution'

May 23rd 2014, 8:34 AM 16,860 Views 34 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said there is a curfew from 10pm to 5am and Irish citizens should take extra care.

# military-coup - Sunday 28 July, 2013

'Large turn-out' in Mali's first election since French intervention
# Mali
# Mali

'Large turn-out' in Mali's first election since French intervention

Jul 28th 2013, 6:15 PM 4,120 Views 2 Comments

The election is seen as vital for restoring constitutional order after a coup in March last year.

# military-coup - Monday 8 July, 2013

Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed
# Egypt
# Egypt

Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed

Jul 8th 2013, 2:45 PM 4,136 Views 61 Comments

At least 40 dead in morning shootings on supporters of ousted Morsi.

# military-coup - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Leaders of Turkey's 1980 coup on trial for 'crimes against the state'
# Turkey
# Turkey

Leaders of Turkey's 1980 coup on trial for 'crimes against the state'

Apr 4th 2012, 2:57 PM 1,671 Views 3 Comments

The two surviving leaders are being tried over the post-coup crackdown which included torture and execution.

# military-coup - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions

Apr 3rd 2012, 1:48 PM 560 Views 0 Comments

The West African nation’s neighbours have closed their borders and frozen Mali’s account at the regional central bank following the military coup.

# military-coup - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Mali suspended amid ECOWAS efforts to restore 'constitutional order'
# Mali
# Mali

Mali suspended amid ECOWAS efforts to restore 'constitutional order'

Mar 29th 2012, 10:13 AM 756 Views 7 Comments

The bloc of West African nations has suspended Mali’s membership and send a delegation a week after the military ousted the democratically-elected president.

# military-coup - Saturday 24 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Mar 24th 2012, 8:56 AM 4,858 Views 5 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# military-coup - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Former president exhumed as Chile aims to solve mystery of his death
# Chile
# Chile

Former president exhumed as Chile aims to solve mystery of his death

May 24th 2011, 11:36 AM 636 Views 0 Comments

Salvador Allende is officially supposed to have committed suicide during a couple 37-years ago but others believe he was killed by forces loyal to Augusto Pinochet who succeeded him and ruled for 17 brutal years.

# military-coup - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Ned O'Keeffe: There were "too many intellectuals" in government
# GE11
# GE11

Ned O'Keeffe: There were "too many intellectuals" in government

Feb 17th 2011, 6:42 PM 5,330 Views 0 Comments

Outgoing – and outspoken – Cork East TD takes to the airwaves to decry lack of businessmen, shopkeepers and farmers in last Cabinet.

Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments
# GE11
# GE11

Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments

Feb 17th 2011, 3:12 PM 2,626 Views 0 Comments

The outgoing Cork TD had said an army coup in Ireland was “real possibility”. His son has said he is “shocked” by the comments.

# military-coup - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Ned O'Keeffe says army coup a 'real possibility' in Ireland
# GE11
# GE11

Ned O'Keeffe says army coup a 'real possibility' in Ireland

Feb 16th 2011, 3:43 PM 11,125 Views 0 Comments

The retiring Fianna Fail TD told TheJournal.ie that he stands by the comments.