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From TheJournal.ie Sudan's military leader resigns after one day in power; protesters celebrate Military Coup

Sudan's military leader resigns after one day in power; protesters celebrate

In a broadcast on state television, Sudanese citizens were told: “This is not a military coup, but taking the side of the people.”

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army seizes control Harare

Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army seizes control

In the early morning broadcast, the military said that President Robert Mugabe and his family were safe.

From TheJournal.ie A tumultuous 24 hours: What's been happening in Zimbabwe, and what's next Explainer

A tumultuous 24 hours: What's been happening in Zimbabwe, and what's next

“As soon as we have accomplished our mission we expect that the situation will return to normalcy,” the military said.

From TheJournal.ie 'I will not go back to get killed': Lesotho PM flees to South Africa Military Coup

'I will not go back to get killed': Lesotho PM flees to South Africa

Thomas Thabane says he has fled in fear of his life, after the country’s military took over buildings in the capital, Maseru.

From TheJournal.ie Travelling to Thailand? Irish citizens advised to 'exercise extreme caution' Military Coup

Travelling to Thailand? Irish citizens advised to 'exercise extreme caution'

The Department of Foreign Affairs said there is a curfew from 10pm to 5am and Irish citizens should take extra care.

From TheJournal.ie 'Large turn-out' in Mali's first election since French intervention Mali

'Large turn-out' in Mali's first election since French intervention

The election is seen as vital for restoring constitutional order after a coup in March last year.

From TheJournal.ie Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed Egypt

Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed

At least 40 dead in morning shootings on supporters of ousted Morsi.

From TheJournal.ie Leaders of Turkey's 1980 coup on trial for 'crimes against the state' Turkey

Leaders of Turkey's 1980 coup on trial for 'crimes against the state'

The two surviving leaders are being tried over the post-coup crackdown which included torture and execution.

From TheJournal.ie Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions Sanctions

Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions

The West African nation’s neighbours have closed their borders and frozen Mali’s account at the regional central bank following the military coup.

From TheJournal.ie Mali suspended amid ECOWAS efforts to restore 'constitutional order' Mali

Mali suspended amid ECOWAS efforts to restore 'constitutional order'

The bloc of West African nations has suspended Mali’s membership and send a delegation a week after the military ousted the democratically-elected president.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Former president exhumed as Chile aims to solve mystery of his death Chile

Former president exhumed as Chile aims to solve mystery of his death

Salvador Allende is officially supposed to have committed suicide during a couple 37-years ago but others believe he was killed by forces loyal to Augusto Pinochet who succeeded him and ruled for 17 brutal years.

From TheJournal.ie Ned O'Keeffe: There were "too many intellectuals" in government GE11

Ned O'Keeffe: There were "too many intellectuals" in government

Outgoing – and outspoken – Cork East TD takes to the airwaves to decry lack of businessmen, shopkeepers and farmers in last Cabinet.

From TheJournal.ie Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments GE11

Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments

The outgoing Cork TD had said an army coup in Ireland was “real possibility”. His son has said he is “shocked” by the comments.

From TheJournal.ie Ned O'Keeffe says army coup a 'real possibility' in Ireland GE11

Ned O'Keeffe says army coup a 'real possibility' in Ireland

The retiring Fianna Fail TD told TheJournal.ie that he stands by the comments.