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President Jovenel Moïse of Haiti claims he survived a coup attempt on Sunday.
To stop the coup they feared, the left was ready to flood the streets.
Thailand, where the military remains in power after a successful coup in 2014, will be only too happy to continue trade with Myanmar.
Myanmar pulled the plug during a military coup d’état this weekend, as Aaron noted in yesterday’s newsletter.
Where there’s a coup, there will probably be an internet outage.
Hours after the coup, a photojournalist was beaten up in downtown Yangon while he was filming a pro-military celebration.
The coup underscored the fragility of Myanmar’s decade-old, quasi-democratic transition.
Experts say the coup may have been engineered by the powerful figure for personal reasons.
Unlike the assault on the Capitol this year, that coup was successful.
OUR RADICALIZED REPUBLICMAGGIE KOERTH (MAGGIE.KOERTH-BAKER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 25, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
A self-coup typically happens when a country’s top leader attempts to topple government from within to consolidate power.
SYNONYM OF THE DAYAPRIL 23, 2021

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