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The plot allegedly included plans to assassinate President Andry Rajoelina.  By bertrand GUAY (AFP)

20 begin trial in Madagascar over alleged coup plot

Dec 6, 2021 | Madagascar

Twenty people, including two Frenchmen, went on trial in Madagascar on Monday accused of a plot to stage a coup and assa ...

Dec 6, 2021 | Madagascar

Twenty-one people, including two Frenchmen, went on trial in Madagascar on Monday accused of a plot to stage a coup and ...

Dec 6, 2021 | Madagascar

The trial of 21 people accused of planning a coup d'etat, including two French men and their wives, opens today in Madag ...

Dec 2, 2021 | Madagascar

Global warming played only a minimal role in the famine that has hit Madagascar, according to a new study published Thur ...

Nov 9, 2021 | Madagascar

As the world's first climate change-driven famine ravages her tropical island homeland, Madagascar's environment ministe ...

Oct 27, 2021 | Madagascar

A dozen civil society groups have denounced a lack of transparency in Madagascar's lucrative mining sector, which accoun ...

Oct 27, 2021 | Madagascar

Amnesty International on Wednesday urged Madagascar's government and the rest of the world to step up relief efforts for ...

Oct 27, 2021 | Madagascar

The global climate crisis has intensified a devastating drought in southern Madagascar, where catastrophic hunger ha ...

Sep 23, 2021 | Madagascar

Conservationists are releasing a thousand critically-endangered radiated tortoises into drought-hit southern Madagascar, ...

Sep 17, 2021 | Madagascar

Nothing to eat, nothing to plant. The last rain in Ifotaka fell in May, for two hours. Across Madagascar's vast south ...

Aug 7, 2021 | Madagascar

Two French nationals are among those who have been charged in connection with a plot to assassinate Madagascar's Preside ...

Jul 26, 2021 | Madagascar

At least half a million children face acute malnourishment in drought-hit southern Madagascar, causing irreversible dama ...

Jul 22, 2021 | Madagascar

Madagascar said Thursday it had foiled an attempt to assassinate President Andry Rajoelina and arrested six people, two ...

May 7, 2021 | Madagascar

A Madagascar court on Friday quashed an appeal by an opposition figure jailed for allegedly instigating protests against ...

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