Posts Tagged: Military Coup
American intervention was one factor leading to the Chilean coup—but unrest on the part of middle-class Chileans was another.
The attempted military coup in Turkey and the possibility of a President Trump may have more Americans considering the military option.
Israel and Saudi Arabia are burying the hatchet. For at least 10 reasons, that's not such a good idea.
In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
As Haiti faces yet another political crisis, it’s time to recognize the role the international community has played in creating it.
The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
Since the military coup that toppled the country's elected Muslim Brotherhood government, the message of the many Egyptians we met last year resonates with even greater power.
Haiti badly needs to provide for its own security, but it should avoid reconstituting its coup-prone army.
The military promised to rid Thailand of corruption. So far, all the coup leaders have done is rid the country of democracy.