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Cem Duran Uzun

Does the 1997 Coup Trial Suffice to Confront the History of Coups?

What is a Post-modern military coup? It is “a successful process that did not resemble previous coups. There was no bloodshed and nobody was upset. It was through democratic means and with the assistance of nongovernmental organizations” described Erol Ozkasnak – Secretary General at the office of the Chief of General Staff during the 1997 coup in Turkey.