putsch


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putsch

a violent and sudden uprising; political revolt, esp a coup d'état

Putsch

 

an adventuristic attempt by a small group of conspirators to carry out a coup d’etat (for instance, the Kapp Putsch of 1920).

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Many generals, intelligence officers and other officials hesitated when it became known that a putsch was underway.
Western allies worry that President Tayyip Erdogan is using the putsch and the purge that has followed to tighten his grip on power.
The putsch began overnight on July 15, when rebel soldiers declared they were in control of the country and the Ankara administration was no more in charge.
Turkey's Ministry of National Education announced in a statement last Tuesday that it had dismissed 15,200 of its employees from their jobs over their alleged involvement in the putsch.
Putsch highlighted a disappointing performance in the Champion Stakes as the reason Vadamos had not originally been entered for Royal Ascot, but there will be at least a temptation now to think about supplementing him for the Queen Anne.
Although she made references to the Putsch case, Ristovska said these two cases would not merge.
1) The Nazis murdered Kahr for his treasonous role in the infamous Beer Hall Putsch of November 1923 where, after promising to aid Hitler and Ludendorff in their plan for national revolution, he helped the Bavarian authorities successfully suppress the uprising.
1923: The Munich Beer Hall Putsch marked the |start of Hitler's rise to power in Germany.
Le Chef du Gouvernement Ali Zidane a nie ,dans une declaration a la television, l'existence d'un putsch annonce auparavant par le General Khelifa Haftar ancien Commandant des forces terrestres libyennes .
Le calendrier qui prevoit d'organiser en juillet une presidentielle au Mali divise la classe politique entre les forces ayant soutenu le putsch d'il y a un an et les partis de gouvernement presses d'en finir avec la transition alors que la chasse aux jihadistes continue dans le Nord.
Nine prominent figures were freed last week after being arrested during the putsch.
It tries to explain how fascism JUSTREAD Paul Rees In 1923, Hitler was languishing in jail after leading a failed putsch.