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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Mali’s transitional government restores Colonel Sadio Camara as defense minister” – below is their description.
#Mali’s transitional #government has restored Colonel Sadio Camara as defense minister, after he was removed from office last month in a government reshuffle. Military officers detained President Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane on May 24 and announced a new government that excluded Camara and another colonel.
Colonel Assimi Goita – who had led the coup – was named transitional president on June 9.CGTN YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Coup
A coup d’état or just coup is the removal and seizure of a government and its powers. Typically, it is an illegal, unconstitutional seizure of power by a political faction, the military, or a dictator.