coup in a sentence

Deposed in a military coup in September and having effectively been in exile, the Former premier of Thailand Thaksin has returned after about a year and a half.

In March 1998, the elected government of Sierra Leone was restored to power, replacing the military regime which had taken control in a coup in the previous year.

In August of 1991, more than 100,000 people rallied outside the Russian Parliament Building to protest a coup that had removed President Mikhail Gorbachev from power.

In February of 1994, the Russian government voted to pardon participants in an armed rebellion against President Boris Yeltsin in October 1993, and a Soviet coup attempt in 1991.

July 3, 2013 – President Mohamed Morsy is ousted in a military coup.

The radio initiative came to fight back the coup leaders’ propaganda.

“After the coup, the military promised to bring back peace and order.

But Buhari himself was ousted by another military coup in August 1985.

But he was deposed a year later in a military coup after mass protests.

He staged a coup and seized power in 1952 and ran a corrupt government.

On the coup‘s May 22 anniversary more than 40 protestors were arrested.

The street protests boiled over in mid-May, leading to an attempted coup.

A coup attempt by one of his closest aides last month lasted only a week.

But she says it fell apart “literally almost overnight” in the 2012 coup.

Here is how that judicial coup against an independent judiciary occurred.

Thousands poured onto the streets around the country to protest the coup.

Their exclusion was cited by Diendere among the main reasons for his coup.

428768 “I’ve been through probably six coup attempts since 2002,” he said.

People have been waiting for a legitimate government since a coup in 2012.

Thabane fled to South Africa, alleging he was the target of a coup attempt.

He was fired from Apple in 1985 in a board coup but came back 11 years later.

Nkurunziza’s decision late last month set off an ultimately unsuccessful coup.

“A quiet coup has taken place at Pacifica” … this has been declared elsewhere.

830288 They have high morale and their main goal now is to end Haftar’s coup.”

General Diendere insists that the former president has had no hand in the coup.

Politically, meanwhile, this would be a substantial coup for the Iranian regime.

He has said the 2014 coup he led as army commander was aimed at restoring order.

Several neighboring countries condemned what they consider to have been a “coup.”

The post-coup regime filed disciplinary charges against him, and he was dismissed.

The May coup plotters who escaped have vowed to create unrest until he steps down.

He said he did not want to hand Islamic State a “propaganda coup” by losing a vote.

Hun Sen staged a coup against his partner in 1997 with a lightning military takeover.

Putin blames Kiev and the West for the crisis, saying they plotted a coup in Ukraine.

The coup was launched by Maj Gen Godefroid Niyombare, a former ally of the president.

There is, however, no evidence Mr Schaeuble – who is in his 70s – is planning a coup.

Cyprus was split in 1974 when Turkey invaded after a coup aiming at union with Greece.

He accused the Houthis of using the talks as “political cover to complete their coup.”

His election has been seen as a political coup for Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

The coup was short-lived, with the civilian government regaining control in a week’s time.

The fate of the elite presidential guard, who staged last week’s coup, is still uncertain.

Erdogan blames Gulen for orchestrating the corruption scandal as part of an attempted coup.

A failed military coup seeking to oust Nkurunziza soon after only exacerbated the conflict.

Indeed, only then will we know if Chancellor Merkel has landed an important diplomatic coup.

ASIA: Thailand’s currency sank Thursday after the country’s military seized power in a coup.

Those who fled to Tanzania during the failed coup attempt are now facing the threat of cholera.

This week, the court said Lopez’s involvement in protests was part of a plan for a coup d’etat.

During the 1991 coup he refused to support Communist hardliners and sided with Mikhail Gorbachev.

It’s a methodological coup, evidence that crowdsourcing is a reliable approach to image analysis.

Elections had been scheduled for Oct. 11 before the coup but it is doubtful that date can be met.

Buhari has ousted a Nigerian leader before, in December 1983, but that was during a military coup.

Some army generals behind the attempted coup have vowed to lead a rebellion to oust the president.

791289 The RSP was the acronym of the elite presidential guard behind an abortive coup last month.

It was a minor political player in Syria before a 1963 coup by the secular nationalist Baath Party.

A military coup brought him to power in 1983, and another military coup toppled him two years later.

People involved in the process hoped that the coup would stick, but unfortunately for them it didn’t.

Nhu’s coup would take place on 1 November, All Saints’ Day, when Catholics prepare for All Souls’ Day , which follows the next day.

Ben Dupuy, former Ambassador-at-Large for Aristide during the 1991-4 coup period, says, “He will make mistakes.