10 months Detained Kyrgyzstan ex-president accused of coup plot Rappler
BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan – Kyrgyzstan's ex-president Almazbek Atambayev was plotting to overthrow the government before he was detained in raids on his compound, the country's security services said Tuesday, August 13. Last week's arrest of Atambayev, who was president from 2011 to 2017, has raised fears of new political turmoil in the ... more