Ambohitsorohitra Palace

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Location
18°54'42"S
047°31'28"E
Country
 Madagascar
Categories
  • Historical
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The Ambohitsorohitra Palace is a presidential palace in the capital of Madagascar, Antananarivo. It has only a symbolic role and is not a residence of the president.

Political events

During a coup between Marc Ravalomanana and Andry Rajoelina on March 16, 2009, the military took over the palace. The military again threatened to do the same during a failed coup in November 2010.
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