Gambia prosecutors charge 10 over alleged coup plot Matt Glenn at 7:26 AM ET
[JURIST] Gambian prosecutors on Thursday charged 10 men, including top military officials, with conspiring to overthrow the government of President Yahya Jammeh [official website]. The prosecution claims the men procured arms and troops [BBC report] in anticipation of a military coup. Eight of the ten men charged have been under arrest [AFP report] since November.
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