December 30 Events

Sixteen Years Ago, a Tragedy that Would Ignite a Coup Attempt in The Gambia
December 30 Events

Sixteen Years Ago, a Tragedy that Would Ignite a Coup Attempt in The Gambia

Published April 11, 2016 STUART A. REID In a way, the 2014 coup attempt in the small West African country...
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December 30 Events

The Dictators Who Love America

By STUART A. REID FEB 8, 2016For those of us lucky enough to live in democracies, it is comforting to...
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‘Let’s Go Take Back Our Country’
December 30 Events

‘Let’s Go Take Back Our Country’

By STUART A. REID, March 2016 n the dark hours of the morning on December 30, 2014, eight men gathered...
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December 30 Events

A US Veteran Died Trying To Topple An African Dictatorship Last Month

By Armin Rosen,  Jan. 17, 2015 Earlier this month, two Americans were charged with violating the Neutrality Act for their...
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THE DILEMMA OF AN AFRICAN SOLDIER
December 30 Events

THE DILEMMA OF AN AFRICAN SOLDIER

By JEFFREY MEISER  January 26, 2015 Two days before the world entered 2015, a handful of former officers from the...
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December 30 Events

Gambia’s longtime dictator isn’t going anywhere any time soon

By Jeffrey Smith and Alexander Noyes February 4, 2015 Just over a month ago, on Dec. 30, a coup attempt...
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‘The Gambia coup didn’t just fail, it backfired’
December 30 Events

‘The Gambia coup didn’t just fail, it backfired’

US authorities have charged two men this week in connection with a plot to overthrow authoritarian president Yahya Jammeh. The...
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