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Reuters/file) BAGHDAD: Government corruption provided Daesh and local militias with the umbrella they needed to seize power in Iraq, officials and lawmakers told Arab News on Thursday.
The sacked vice president is most likely to come to power in the wake of the army's move to seize power, due to his prominent political life, as well as being a business tycoon.
Abu Dhabi: The State Security Division of the Federal Supreme Court on Monday heard three cases involving terror suspects charged with attempting to overthrow the government and seize power in the UAE.
THE Welsh Government could seize power from Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) if it is placed in special measures.
We lost the previous elections unjustly and if I went out to protest, they would think that I am trying to seize power in a dishonorable way," Thaci said.
Al-Mutlaq added that moving "the passions of sectarianism serves the interests of certain parties who want to seize power.
Prayuth Chan-ocha then announced the coup on national television, saying it was "necessary to seize power.
In an address to the nation, the army chief said to restore order in the country, the Thai armed forces need to seize power.
If, by Friday … the Senate fails to come up with a solution then the people may have to seize power and set up a people's assembly on their own," anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban, a former deputy prime minister in a pro-establishment government, told supporters late on Wednesday.
There is no price to seize power and such bestsellers whose real authors are the ambitious leaders, offer a list of wishes and become the last hope for rescue from the misery and poverty.
KIEV, Ukraine, Jumada II 5, 1435, Apr 5, 2014, SPA -- Ukraine's security service said Saturday it has detained a 15-strong armed gang planning to seize power in an eastern province on the border with Russia, according to AP.
So I don't understand why the opposition needed to seize power by force," Putin noted, adding Yanukovich remains sole legitimate president of Ukraine, although he has no power.