coup http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/21615/all en Maldives - court warrant intended to 'protect not arrest' ousted president Nasheed, says replacement Waheed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120209/maldives-court-warrant-intended-protect-not-arrest-ousted- <p> &ldquo;The home minister has pledged [I will be] the first former president to spend all my life in jail,&quot; ousted Maldives president Nasheed reportedly said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120209/maldives-court-warrant-intended-protect-not-arrest-ousted-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> coup Maldives Nasheed Waheed Asia-Pacific Thu, 09 Feb 2012 23:23:17 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5691154 at http://www.globalpost.com Commonwealth and UN visit Maldives to probe allegation of a coup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120213/commonwealth-and-un-visit-maldives-probe-allegation-coup <p> The UN&#39;s Oscar Fernandez-Taranco says it is &quot;extremely important&quot; that the uncertainties surrounding the Maldives&#39; recent change of power be clarified.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/120213/commonwealth-and-un-visit-maldives-probe-allegation-coup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commonwealth coup Maldives Nasheed UN Waheed Asia-Pacific Mon, 13 Feb 2012 22:50:19 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5691576 at http://www.globalpost.com Mali coup: Soldiers overthrow government, loot presidential palace (VIDEO) (UPDATES) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120322/mali-coup-soldiers-overthrow-government-cnrdr-state-tv-announcement Renegade soldiers in Mali, frustrated over the government's handling of a Tuareg rebellion in the north, claimed to have seized control of this West African country in an announcement today on state television.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120322/mali-coup-soldiers-overthrow-government-cnrdr-state-tv-announcement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa coup Mali Military Politics Thu, 22 Mar 2012 10:29:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5697178 at http://www.globalpost.com Mali coup: President Amadou Toumani Toure's whereabouts still unknown http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120323/mali-coup-president-amadou-toumani-toure-whereabouts-unknown A day after renegade soldiers declared a coup in Mali, the whereabouts of President Amadou Toumani Toure are still unknown.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120323/mali-coup-president-amadou-toumani-toure-whereabouts-unknown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa coup Mali Conflict Zones Military Politics Fri, 23 Mar 2012 13:39:00 +0000 News Desk 5697377 at http://www.globalpost.com Amadou Sanogo, Mali coup leader, denounces looting (PHOTOS) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120324/mali-coup-amadou-sanogo-denounces-looting-bamako-photos Mali coup leader Captain Amadou Sanogo has denounced the looting in Bamako, the capital, following the overthrow of the government.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120324/mali-coup-amadou-sanogo-denounces-looting-bamako-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa coup Mali Military Sat, 24 Mar 2012 15:21:00 +0000 News Desk 5697526 at http://www.globalpost.com Mali coup: Government overthrown, Bamako looted http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5697534 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-label">Subhead:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mali coup leader Captain Amadou Sanogo has denounced the looting in Bamako, the capital, following the overthrow of the government. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Erin Conway-Smith </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-slideshow-slides"> <div class="field-label">Photo Slides:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5697527/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-1">Mali coup sanogo looting 1</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/photo/5697533/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-7">Mali coup sanogo looting 7</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5697532/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-6">Mali coup sanogo looting 6</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/photo/5697528/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-2">Mali coup sanogo looting 2</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5697529/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-3">Mali coup sanogo looting 3</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/photo/5697530/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-4">Mali coup sanogo looting 4</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5697531/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-5">Mali coup sanogo looting 5</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-lead-image-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5697527/mali-coup-sanogo-looting-1">Mali coup sanogo looting 1</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:03:24 11:40</span> </div> </div> </div> Africa coup Mali Military Sat, 24 Mar 2012 15:40:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5697534 at http://www.globalpost.com