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What to do During a Coup? Shocked Citizens of Zimbabwe Weigh Their Options

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2017-11-17 03:25
A visitor to Zimbabwe's capital city could be forgiven for missing the apparent military coup underway at Harare’s "Blue House." But despite business-as-usual in much of the city, anxiety and confusion are rife beneath the surface. The post What to do Du ...

Zimbabwe’s Very Peculiar Coup

International Crisis Group - 2017-11-16 19:15
Zimbabwe’s military has detained the country’s 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace Mugabe, and taken control of the streets of the capital and the main television station. The next step – apparently, a legitimate-looking transfer of p ...

Mugabe Is Out, but Don’t Look Away from Zimbabwe Just Yet

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2017-11-15 20:30
Zimbabwe and the rest of the world awoke this morning to an apparent military coup that has so far remained bloodless. After President Robert Mugabe dismissed his vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, last week on charges of plotting a takeover, members of ...

La rue kurde sauve l’honneur

Sandrine Alexie - 2017-10-20 03:01
Cette nuit, à une heure du matin, réveillée par des pétarades, feux d’artifices, fusées rouges dans le ciel. De Duhok, plus bas, monte la rumeur de klaxons. La rue est en fête. Un coup d’œil sur twitter fournit l’explication : Khanaqin, officiellement ret ...

ڤیدیۆ گۆڵ : ڕینس 1 لیۆن 2

Yariga - 2017-08-12 00:33
لیۆن 1-0 #SRFCOL – Le but sur coup-franc de Memphis Depay qui ouvre le score pour l’OL : pic.twitter.com/zqpUH4uHlc — La Causerie de L1 (@CauserieDeL1) August 11, 2017 لیۆن 2-0 #SRFCOL – Le but du break de Mariano Diaz pour l’OL : pic.twitter.com/CKWBwAKh ...

Turkey replaces army, air force and navy commanders

KurdPress - 2017-08-03 07:46
Turkey replaced the heads of the army, air force and navy, after their terms in office expired, reshuffling the top of a military that has been shaken by last year's failed coup. ...

Can the US provide autonomy for Kurds in Syria? / Murat Yetkin

KurdPress - 2017-08-03 07:46
The rift between Turkey and its biggest military ally the U.S. is continuing over two major issues. One is the ongoing activities of Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-resident Islamist preacher accused of being behind the military coup attempt of July 15, 2016. T ...

Was Turkey’s Coup For Real? / David L. Phillips

KurdPress - 2017-08-02 12:59
Much speculation exists about the coup in Turkey on July 15, 2016. Some even call it a “false-coup,” which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan organized in order to justify a crackdown against oppositionists. There are many other instances when a military trie ...

Turkey's 15 July coup attempt: a year later / Taha Ozhan

KurdPress - 2017-07-21 20:02
A year ago, many Turks believed our 'era of coups' was over. But the threat of the Gulenists should have been clear. Even today, critical questions about the movement remain unanswered. ...

Turkey extends state of emergency for forth time

KurdPress - 2017-07-18 08:20
The Turkish parliament extended the ongoing state of emergency on July 17 by three more months starting from July 19, its fourth such extension after a coup attempt last July. ...
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