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Chun Doo-hwan, Ex-Military Dictator of South Korea, Dies at 90

Chun Doo-hwan, South Korea’s most vilified former military dictator, who seized power in a coup and ruled his country with…

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Biden Nominates Two New Postal Service Board Members

WASHINGTON — President Biden on Friday nominated two new members to the U.S. Postal Service’s board of governors, a move…

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Oklahoma’s governor puts an opponent of vaccine mandates in charge of the National Guard.

OKLAHOMA CITY — The governor of Oklahoma this week dismissed the state’s highest ranking military official, a vocal backer of…

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As Sudan Prepares for Protests, U.S. Warns Generals Against Violence

NAIROBI, Kenya — Large protests were expected across Sudan on Saturday, as pro-democracy groups planned to defy the military coup…

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Sudan’s Prime Minister Is Detained at Home of General Who Led Coup

A day after he seized power in Sudan, the country’s top general said on Tuesday that he is detaining the…

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Sudan’s Military Seizes Power, Casting Democratic Transition Into Chaos

Sudan’s top generals seized power on Monday, arresting the prime minister, imposing a state of emergency and opening fire on…

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F.B.I. Official Fired Under Trump Wins Back His Pension

WASHINGTON — Hours before he was scheduled to retire in 2018, Andrew G. McCabe, then the F.B.I.’s deputy director, was…

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Republicans Have Long Been Mad at General Milley. They Will Get Their Shot.

WASHINGTON — Nearly 16 months after he walked across a Lafayette Square aggressively cleared of protesters with then President Donald…

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Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, 85, Dies; Led Egypt After Mubarak’s Fall

Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, the Egyptian general who took charge of the country when Hosni Mubarak was forced to step down…

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The Taliban nominate a U.N. envoy, complicating a quandary for the General Assembly.

The Taliban have nominated an ambassador to represent Afghanistan at the United Nations, U.N. officials said Tuesday, injecting a new…

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