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War, coups, and terror

Pakistan"s army in years of turmoil

by Brian Cloughley

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Published by Skyhorse Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pakistan. -- Army -- History,
  • Pakistan. -- Army -- Influence,
  • Coups d"état -- Pakistan -- History,
  • Terrorism -- Pakistan -- History,
  • Civil-military relations -- Pakistan,
  • Pakistan -- History, Military,
  • Pakistan -- Politics and government,
  • Pakistan -- Military policy,
  • Pakistan -- Strategic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Cloughley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA853.P3 C63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23165083M
    ISBN 109781602396982
    LC Control Number2009006154

    The first answer is: the victims of the "war on terror," including those who were tortured, those detained without trial, the civilian "collateral damage" of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the "unintended" victims of drone assassinations. Then there are all those in the rest of the world who have to live with the threat of a nuclear. The Guatemalan coup d'état, code-named Operation PBSUCCESS, was a covert operation carried out by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) that deposed the democratically elected Guatemalan President Jacobo Árbenz and ended the Guatemalan Revolution of – It installed the military dictatorship of Carlos Castillo Armas, the first in a series of U.S.-backed authoritarian.

    Coup d’état, also called coup, the sudden, violent overthrow of an existing government by a small chief prerequisite for a coup is control of all or part of the armed forces, the police, and other military elements. Unlike a revolution, which is usually achieved by large numbers of people working for basic social, economic, and political change, a coup is a change in power from. Foreword On21September,PresidentBushannouncedthat‘thiswaron terrorism is going to take a while’.Eight years,two wars and hundredsofthousandsofliveslater.

    War, Terrorism, and the “War on Terror” 2 Jeff McMahan definition I have offered seeks to identify the core descriptive features of terrorism, while also explaining why terrorism, in its paradigm instances, is morally so abhorrent. Many of the definitions currently on offer in the literature stipulate that the agents of terrorism. The strategic literature about the risk of nuclear proliferation and of nuclear terrorism sometimes mentions a little‐known episode of French colonial history: a nuclear test that took place in April while four generals had mounted a coup in Algiers against the nascent Fifth Republic.


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