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# coup - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Venezuelan court rows back on move to seize power after being accused of coup
# Coup
# Coup

Venezuelan court rows back on move to seize power after being accused of coup

Apr 1st 2017, 3:37 PM 5,592 Views 11 Comments

The court’s original decision had been condemned internationally.

# coup - Friday 31 March, 2017

When a coup is not a coup: Venezuela is edging closer to a full-on democratic catastrophe
# Coup D'etat
# Coup D'etat

When a coup is not a coup: Venezuela is edging closer to a full-on democratic catastrophe

Mar 31st 2017, 4:18 PM 12,985 Views 33 Comments

A number of Latin American countries have hit out at the move.

# coup - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Top 14 leaders strengthen with addition of All Black scrum-half Kerr-Barlow
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Top 14 leaders strengthen with addition of All Black scrum-half Kerr-Barlow

Mar 14th 2017, 9:14 PM 8,371 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old will join La Rochelle from the Chiefs for the start of next season.

# coup - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Profile: Gambia's enigmatic leader who refused to cede power (and claims he can cure AIDS with herbs)
# YAHYA Jammeh
# YAHYA Jammeh

Profile: Gambia's enigmatic leader who refused to cede power (and claims he can cure AIDS with herbs)

Jan 21st 2017, 8:00 AM 8,370 Views 8 Comments

Yahya Jammeh, who had until last night refused to accept his losing result in last month’s election, has led the west African nation since seizing power in a coup 22 years ago.

# coup - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Saracens close in on signing of Springbok to partner Itoje in formidable second-row
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Saracens close in on signing of Springbok to partner Itoje in formidable second-row

Oct 11th 2016, 4:29 PM 7,439 Views 7 Comments

Eben Etzebeth is widely-regarded as one of the most destructive forwards in the game.

# coup - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Turkey has arrested 32,000 people - and it's just the start
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Turkey has arrested 32,000 people - and it's just the start

Sep 28th 2016, 9:50 AM 16,447 Views 41 Comments

Around one in every 1,000 people in Turkey has been investigated in connection with the July coup.

# coup - Saturday 27 August, 2016

The Chinese football revolution has added yet another high-profile name
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

The Chinese football revolution has added yet another high-profile name

Aug 27th 2016, 1:33 PM 8,266 Views 6 Comments

Manuel Pellegrini has been confirmed as coach of Hebei China Fortune.

# coup - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Nearly a million people gather to support Turkish leader after failed coup
# Istanbullish
# Istanbullish

Nearly a million people gather to support Turkish leader after failed coup

Aug 7th 2016, 7:15 PM 9,667 Views 65 Comments

A large section of VIP seats overlooking the square were reserved for families of those killed in the coup attempt.

# coup - Friday 5 August, 2016

Swansea agree fee to bring Spanish World Cup winning striker to the Premier League
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Swansea agree fee to bring Spanish World Cup winning striker to the Premier League

Aug 5th 2016, 8:25 AM 8,812 Views 6 Comments

The arrival of Fernando Llorente would be a real coup for the Premier League side.

# coup - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Erdogan withdraws thousands of lawsuits for 'insults against his person'
# Turkey Coup
# Turkey Coup

Erdogan withdraws thousands of lawsuits for 'insults against his person'

Jul 30th 2016, 9:18 AM 10,860 Views 60 Comments

Recep Erdogan said he was inspired by feelings of unity that has followed the recent failed coup.

# coup - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Turkey shuts down dozens of media organisations
# Failed Coup
# Failed Coup

Turkey shuts down dozens of media organisations

Jul 27th 2016, 8:30 PM 15,968 Views 67 Comments

Close to 1,700 officers have also been formally discharged from the military.

# coup - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Turkey shuts over 1,000 schools and extends police powers after failed coup
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Turkey shuts over 1,000 schools and extends police powers after failed coup

Jul 23rd 2016, 12:16 PM 12,601 Views 64 Comments

Under heightened police powers, suspects can now be held without charge for one month, up from four days.

# coup - Monday 18 July, 2016

9,000 public servants sacked as Turkey considers death penalty over failed coup
# Coup Attempt
# Coup Attempt

9,000 public servants sacked as Turkey considers death penalty over failed coup

Jul 18th 2016, 1:11 PM 21,379 Views 78 Comments

The EU says Turkey’s accession would be blocked if it introduced the death penalty.

# coup - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Turkey: Erdogan cries on national television as 6,000 are rounded up and arrested
# Parallel State
# Parallel State

Turkey: Erdogan cries on national television as 6,000 are rounded up and arrested

Jul 17th 2016, 5:52 PM 35,696 Views 101 Comments

It comes following Friday’s failed coup.

# coup - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Why is there a coup happening in Turkey?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Why is there a coup happening in Turkey?

Jul 16th 2016, 12:52 AM 76,331 Views 55 Comments

Why is this happening? TheJournal.ie takes a look at the background.

# coup - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Southampton bag Bayern Munich starlet Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Southampton bag Bayern Munich starlet Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg

Jul 12th 2016, 12:15 AM 6,112 Views 4 Comments

The 20-year-old Danish midfielder spent last season on loan at Schalke.

# coup - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Congo warlord jailed for 18 years over 'sadistic' rapes and murders
# Jean-Pierre Bemba
# Jean-Pierre Bemba

Congo warlord jailed for 18 years over 'sadistic' rapes and murders

Jun 21st 2016, 2:25 PM 18,739 Views 31 Comments

Former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba was jailed for a series of brutal rapes and murders in CAR over a decade ago.

# coup - Thursday 26 May, 2016

'The lad is a superstar... we're going to see one of the best players in England'
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

'The lad is a superstar... we're going to see one of the best players in England'

May 26th 2016, 1:00 PM 14,956 Views 33 Comments

Worcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan has high hopes for incoming Leinster centre Ben Te’o.

# coup - Monday 14 March, 2016

Connacht secure South Africa international out-half Boshoff
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Connacht secure South Africa international out-half Boshoff

Mar 14th 2016, 3:56 PM 15,532 Views 52 Comments

The 27-year-old will join next season on a two-year contract.

# coup - Monday 1 February, 2016

5 reasons why Pep Guardiola can take Man City to the next level
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

5 reasons why Pep Guardiola can take Man City to the next level

Feb 1st 2016, 9:01 PM 6,968 Views 17 Comments

It was today confirmed that the highly sought-after manager would take over the Premier League side.

# coup - Friday 30 October, 2015

There's a group of people plotting a sensational overthrow of their own county board
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

There's a group of people plotting a sensational overthrow of their own county board

Oct 30th 2015, 1:52 PM 8,835 Views 9 Comments

The Saffron Vision group has outlined a vision for change in Antrim.

# coup - Monday 28 September, 2015

4 things you need to know about the (now failed) coup in Burkina Faso
# Explainer
# Explainer

4 things you need to know about the (now failed) coup in Burkina Faso

Sep 28th 2015, 6:40 AM 20,083 Views 13 Comments

The country’s interim government was restored earlier this week after a week-long coup.

# coup - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Another Champions League winner wants to prove he can do it on a wet, windy night at Stoke
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Another Champions League winner wants to prove he can do it on a wet, windy night at Stoke

Aug 11th 2015, 5:22 PM 9,473 Views 18 Comments

The Potters are putting together an impressive-looking side for the new season.

# coup - Thursday 5 February, 2015

An All Blacks legend is joining James Coughlan in Pau next season
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

An All Blacks legend is joining James Coughlan in Pau next season

Feb 5th 2015, 6:54 PM 10,074 Views 10 Comments

The French club have pulled off a hugely impressive signing.

# 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 6,234 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.

# coup - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Eto'o signs for Toffees, in line to make debut against Chelsea
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

Eto'o signs for Toffees, in line to make debut against Chelsea

Aug 26th 2014, 8:18 PM 7,460 Views 14 Comments

The 33-year-old Cameroonian striker joins Everton after agreeing a two-year contract.

# coup - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Irishman killed in bike crash may have been rushing to beat Thai coup curfew
# Thailand
# Thailand

Irishman killed in bike crash may have been rushing to beat Thai coup curfew

Jun 1st 2014, 12:14 PM 25,132 Views 15 Comments

The 30-year-old suffered head injuries in the crash on Friday night and passed away yesterday.

# coup - Monday 26 May, 2014

Thai junta chief given seal of approval by the country's royal family
# Coup
# Coup

Thai junta chief given seal of approval by the country's royal family

May 26th 2014, 8:46 AM 5,464 Views 5 Comments

Sights are now being set on bringing growing protests under control.

# coup - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Thailand's coup leaders to hold ousted government to give them "time to think"
# Protests
# Protests

Thailand's coup leaders to hold ousted government to give them "time to think"

May 24th 2014, 4:06 PM 3,390 Views 5 Comments

Thailand’s fragile democracy has been repeatedly stunted by 19 actual or attempted coups since 1932.

# coup - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Thai army seizes power in military coup
# Takeover
# Takeover

Thai army seizes power in military coup

May 22nd 2014, 12:32 PM 10,152 Views 33 Comments

General Prayut Chan-O-Cha made the announcement in a televised address to the nation today.

# coup - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

TV3 confirm they have won broadcasting rights for the 2015 Rugby World Cup
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

TV3 confirm they have won broadcasting rights for the 2015 Rugby World Cup

Apr 15th 2014, 10:22 AM 6,681 Views 31 Comments

There are many details yet to be finalised, but the broadcaster is looking into high-definition screening of the tournament.

# coup - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Pakistan's former president charged with Benazir Bhutto murder
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistan's former president charged with Benazir Bhutto murder

Aug 20th 2013, 10:14 AM 4,826 Views 17 Comments

The former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has been charged with the 2007 killing of Bhutto who was twice elected Pakistan prime minister.

# coup - Monday 19 August, 2013

CIA (finally) admits it masterminded the 1953 coup in Iran
# No Rush
# No Rush

CIA (finally) admits it masterminded the 1953 coup in Iran

Aug 19th 2013, 9:30 PM 13,005 Views 62 Comments

The coup toppled Iran’s prime minister after he tried to nationalise his country’s oil wealth from Britain.

# coup - Friday 5 July, 2013

Egypt army appeals for peaceful pro-Morsi protests
# Morsi
# Morsi

Egypt army appeals for peaceful pro-Morsi protests

Jul 5th 2013, 7:40 AM 2,187 Views 7 Comments

The military said it supported the right to peaceful protest, but warned that violence would “harm social peace”.

# coup - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Egypt: New interim president sworn in as Morsi is ousted in 'coup'
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: New interim president sworn in as Morsi is ousted in 'coup'

Jul 4th 2013, 7:42 AM 3,932 Views 46 Comments

President Barack Obama urged the military to hand back control to a democratic, civilian government but stopped short of calling it a coup d’etat.

# coup - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Cork snap up Hoops striker Kilduff for remainder of the season
# Short-term
From The42
# Short-term

Cork snap up Hoops striker Kilduff for remainder of the season

Jul 2nd 2013, 1:50 PM 1,379 Views 0 Comments

The Leesiders have pulled off a major coup by bringing in the 24-year-old hitman.

# coup - Friday 8 February, 2013

No, says Alan Shatter: I'm not going to attempt a coup
# Posse Comitatus
# Posse Comitatus

No, says Alan Shatter: I'm not going to attempt a coup

Feb 8th 2013, 2:39 PM 11,775 Views 56 Comments

The dual minister assures that despite commanding both Gardaí and Army, he has “no interest of posing a threat to the State”.