DESPOT Robert Mugabe has been ousted as armed soldiers and tanks take over the capital city but according to Zimbabwe’s military this is NOT a coup.So what does classify as a military coup and what’s really happening in the African country?A coup, formally known as a … [Read more...] about What is a coup, how does a military coup d’etat work and what’s happening in Zimbabwe?
Turkey military coup
THESE photos of empty sunloungers and deserted beaches show how tourists have deserted Turkey in their droves just days after a failed coup against the country's president.Hundreds of holidaymakers are understood to have cancelled their bookings after a section of the Turkish … [Read more...] about Beaches normally packed with Brit tourists are now DESERTED as holidaymakers shun Turkey following coup
An attempted military coup is underway in Turkey with capital city Ankara and Istanbul both in lockdown.But what is a military coup?A military coup is an attempted overthrow of a Government, with the help of armed forces.In this case a section of the Turkish army is … [Read more...] about What is a military coup? The lowdown as President Erdogan fights to cling onto power
After 36 years, Turkey has experienced another military coup. Even though it failed , the attempt left many unanswered questions, especially in the wake of the continuing arrests. On the night of the failed government takeover, funeral prayers were broadcasted from the mosque … [Read more...] about Fears grow in Turkey after failed military coup
Erdogan was speaking at a rally in Istanbul on Saturday to mark one year since a failed coup attempt that left 240 dead. "First of all we will chop off the heads of those traitors," Erdogan told the rally. Read more: Questions abound, one year after Turkey's coup … [Read more...] about Erdogan: ‘No mercy for traitors’ as Turkey marks coup anniversary