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Madagascar army assault ends officer mutiny
Madagascar army assault ends officer mutiny
Madagascar's army stormed a barracks housing dissident officers on Saturday and ended a four-day mutiny by the group who wanted to overthrow...
Renegade Madagascan officers to stay the course
Renegade Madagascan officers to stay the course
Mutinous Madagascan soldiers who declared a coup three days ago maintained their stand on Saturday, insisting they wanted a put an end to the...
Madagascan coup attempt fizzling
Madagascan coup attempt fizzling
Soldiers in Madagascar have often intruded in politics. But their latest attempt is fizzling, leaving a group of officers holed up at a base and...
Madagascar mutineers in talks with regime
Madagascar mutineers in talks with regime
Madagascar troops who staged a mutiny and claimed to have seized power on the island were holed up in their barracks on Thursday, negotiating with...
Madagascar authorities stifle 'attack' on PM's office
Madagascar authorities stifle 'attack' on PM's office
Madagascan authorities on Monday said they had put down an attack on the building housing the prime minister's offices in Antananarivo and arrested...
Jittery Madagascar army combs airport for ex-president
Jittery Madagascar army combs airport for ex-president
Heavily armed troops in Madagascar combed the international airport in the capital Antananarivo for ousted president Marc Ravalomanana, fearing...
Saudi investors pledge $2-billion for Madagascar projects
Saudi investors pledge $2-billion for Madagascar projects
Saudi investors have pledged $2-billion for Madagascar's tourism, communications and energy sectors, the government said, in a sign that some...
Ravalomanana-appointed premier arrested in Madagascar
Ravalomanana-appointed premier arrested in Madagascar
The prime minister appointed by Madagascar's ousted president, Marc Ravalomanana, has been arrested by soldiers loyal to the island's new leader....
Hundreds protest Madagascar president's removal
Hundreds protest Madagascar president's removal
Hundreds of supporters of Madagascar's ousted president Marc Ravalomanana staged a fresh protest on Wednesday, as his party said it would boycott a...
Shots fired as Madagascar's ex-president denounces 'coup'
Shots fired as Madagascar's ex-president denounces 'coup'
Madagascar police fired shots on Wednesday after supporters of the island's toppled leader clashed with those backing his foe, as former president...
Thousands protest at Madagascar 'coup'
Thousands protest at Madagascar 'coup'
Thousands of Madagascans on Tuesday demonstrated for a second consecutive day against Andry Rajoelina's army-backed removal of Marc Ravalomanana as...
Thousands protest against new Madagascar leader
Thousands protest against new Madagascar leader
Several thousand Madagascans on Tuesday demonstrated for a second consecutive day against Andry Rajoelina's army-backed removal of Marc Ravalomanana as president of the Indian Ocean island....