Military regimes

Juntas, Military, Military dictatorship, Military dictatorships
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Date: 12 May 2008 Ref: A-453-049 Description: Shows a large elephant representing the Burmese Regime blocking the road for a UN relief team. Refers to Cyclone Nargis in which over 22,000 people died in B...
'HELP WANTED' PS - by invitation only'. 12 May, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006450 Description: Shows a soldier from the Myanmar military junta standing outside a huge barred gate to the country of Myanmar. A large notice is pinned to the gate saying 'H...
"The typhoon victims face huge problems... You must accept assistance!" "No! No! Survivors can rely on us to solve the problem!" "But without help there may soon be no survivors!" "So?.. No survivors, no problem!!" 19 May, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006514 Description: Shows two representatives from the United Nations and two members of the Myanmar government (one probably Than Shwe, head of the military junta) sitting in a...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :"We're making progress." 29 August 2012
Date: 2012 By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022737 Description: Shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad announcing that they are 'making progress' while holding a Syrian flag that drips blood. Context: refers to the blood...
African Dictators. Aid. 5 July, 2005
Date: 2005 Ref: DCDL-0006733 Description: Shows a small malnutrished African boy and a large 'African Dictator' sitting in front of a bowl of 'Aid'. The dictator is wearing a military uniform and a b...
[Mubarak flees to Sharm el-Sheikh] 14 February 2011
Date: 2011 Ref: DCDL-0017132 Description: Text reading 'The last resort' is in the top of the cartoon while below is the word in large text 'MOVEBARAK' (wordplay on 'Mubarak' and 'move'); below this ...
"I want every single protester in Myanmar arrested and beaten!! How many are out there?" "About 50 million sir." 8 October, 2007
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0007066 Description: Shows General Shwe demanding that every protester be arrested and beaten. A soldier nearby tells him that there are about 50 million protesters. Refers to Ge...
Pro-democracy up-risings in the Middle East. 31 January 2011
Date: 2011 Ref: DCDL-0016970 Description: President Obama is depicted as an Egyptian Pharaoh sporting the American flag stars and stripes and an eagle on his headgear. He grins at a cracking disk tha...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :In Syria, drinking alcohol in public is disgraceful. Gunning down innocent civilians, however, is not a problem... 2 August 2011
Date: 2011 By: Scoop (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0018491 Description: The cartoon shows the President of Syria, Bashar al-Assad and text reads 'In Syria, drinking alcohol in public is disgraceful. Gunning down innocent civilian...
Traditional footwear of the South Pacific... Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Fiji. 15 April 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0010950 Description: Shows 'traditional footwear of the South Pacific'. There is a jandal for the Cook Islands, a woven sandal for Samoa, a buckled sandal for Tonga and a jackboo...