6 articles tagged "coup"
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Is There a US-Saudi-UAE Plan to Topple Qatar’s Emir?
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 15, 2017

The emir Al-Khalifa ignored a Trump invitation to the DC because he was afraid to leave Doha.

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Fugitive Turkish Officers May Join ISIS or Crime Gangs
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 18, 2016

Some 200 ex-officers, including 50 to 60 former generals, are on the loose and jobless after failing to unseat.

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Fraternal Coup Bid Presages Breakup of Syria’s Assad Dynasty
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 31, 2016

The plot the youngest Assad brother, Gen. Maher hatched to displace President Bashar Assad was betrayed by one or two of the allies he sought to back him up, Moscow or Tehran. The president relieved him of his duties pending a decision on his future.

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The First Bid to Oust the Saudi King and Son Failed - But Intrigue Simmers
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 22, 2015

The late King Abdullah’s favorite, Prince Muqrin, was shunted aside by his successor and is now the live wire behind an intrigue to topple Salman and his son. His has many princely sympathizers and backing from Washington.

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Palestinian security forces detain Hamas activists
Palestinian forces detain 500 Hamas West Bankers, to thwart coup and Abbas assassination plot
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 10, 2015

Acting on direct orders from Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian special forces raided all nine PA-ruled West Bank towns in the past 48 hours and detained 500 Hamas suspects, debkafile reports. Abbas ordered the operation because he had discovered that Hamas had been hatching a plot for some weeks to stage an armed uprising against the Palestinian Authority, starting in one of the Palestinian towns – possibly even the PA capital of Ramallah – and assassinate him in the process.

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Saudi King Abdullah
Palace Putsch Attempt Rumored in Riyadh
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 21, 2013

The Saudi king would not have interrupted his holiday for an international crisis, but trouble in the family, such as a reported attempted palace coup, required his urgent presence.

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