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Naunihal Singh on Zimbabwe and the Strategic Logic of Military Coups
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On Wednesday, Zimbabwe's military placed President Robert Mugabe under house arrest and took over state institutions in what is largely considered a military coup. Naunihal Singh, author of "Seizing Power: The Strategic Logic of Military Coups" and professor at the Naval War College, joined Benjamin Wittes for a lively discussion on current events in Zimbabwe and the nature of coups in general. They discussed the defining elements of a military coup and its modern history, the politics surrounding Zimbabwe's situation and much more.
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Lawfare is hosted by the brilliant Ben Wittes who knows how to conduct an interview using open ended questions and letting the guest speak without interruption. His guests are important people who have a lot to say about current issues. At the same time Ben is extremely thoughtful and an expert on the law who respectfully enhances the conversation with his own observations and perspectives. This is a great podcast worthy of a subscription. Listeners will not be disappointed.
Date published: 2017-05-27