1. Turkey remains under a state of emergency imposed after rogue army officers tried to oust Mr Erdogan in a coup on 15 July 2016.
2. Whatever you call it, the effort to oust the president is part of a stunning chain of events.
3. Ukrainians who helped oust Yanukovych say Putin had planned all along to invade and was just waiting for an excuse.
4. President Obama has called for Assad to step down and has provided money and arms to rebels fighting to oust the Syrian leader.