40 relations: Açoriano Oriental, Altino Pinto de Magalhães, Angra do Heroísmo (district), António Borges Coutinho, António de Oliveira Salazar, Armed Forces Movement, Azores, Azores Liberation Front, Cabouco, Carlos César, Carnation Revolution, Claustrophobia, Continental Portugal, Correio dos Açores, Diário de Notícias, Diário dos Açores, Estado Novo (Portugal), Fajã de Baixo, Francisco de Sá Carneiro, Furnas, Humberto Delgado, João Paulo II Airport, John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice, Legislative Assembly of the Azores, Mota Amaral, National Salvation Junta, National Union (Portugal), Polícia de Segurança Pública, Ponta Delgada, Ponta Delgada (district), Portuguese Communist Party, Portuguese Democratic Movement, Portuguese Legion (Estado Novo), Regional Junta of the Azores, Ribeira Seca (Ribeira Grande), SATA Air Açores, São Miguel Island, Social Democratic Party (Portugal), Socialist Party (Portugal), Vasco Gonçalves.
Açoriano Oriental (meaning The Eastern Azorean in English) is a Portuguese language newspaper published daily from Ponta Delgada, in the archipelago of the Azores, Portugal.
Altino Pinto de Magalhães (Ribalonga, Carrazeda de Ansiães; 8 May 1922) was an Army Officer in the Portuguese Armed Forces, Military Governor and official in the Ministry of the Army, as well as the President of the Junta Regional of the Azores.
The District of Angra do Heroísmo (after 6 October 1898 the Autonomous District of Angra do Heroísmo), was a district of the Ilhas Adjacentes (Adjacent Islands) of the Azores, consisting of the dependent central islands of the archipelago.
António Borges Coutinho GOL (Lisbon, 3 May 1923 — Lisbon, 3 February 2011) was a lawyer and politician.
António de Oliveira Salazar GCSE, GCIC, GCTE, GColIH (28 April 1889 – 27 July 1970) was a Portuguese politician and economist who served as Prime Minister of Portugal for 36 years, from 1932 to 1968.
The Armed Forces Movement (Movimento das Forças Armadas; MFA) was an organisation of lower-ranked left-leaning officers in the Portuguese Armed Forces.
The Azores (Açores), officially the Autonomous Region of the Azores (Região Autónoma dos Açores), is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal, composed of nine volcanic islands situated in the North Atlantic Ocean about west of continental Portugal, about northwest of Madeira, about southeast of Newfoundland, and about northeast of Brazil.
The Azores Liberation Front, more commonly known as the FLA was a right-wing terrorist paramilitary organization with the goal of forceful independence of the Azores, appearing right after the Carnation Revolution and whose actions included violent attacks in 1975.
Cabouco is a civil parish in the municipality of Lagoa on the island of São Miguel in the Portuguese Azores.
Carlos César (born 30 October 1956) is a Portuguese politician, former-President of the Regional Government of the Portuguese autonomous region of the Azores (from 1996 to 2012), (inherently) member of the Portuguese Council of State and the current President of the Socialist Party.
The Carnation Revolution (Revolução dos Cravos), also referred to as the 25 April (25 de Abril), was initially a military coup in Lisbon, Portugal, on 25 April 1974 which overthrew the regime of the Estado Novo.
Claustrophobia is the fear of having no escape and being in closed or small spaces or rooms.
Continental Portugal or mainland Portugal (Portugal Continental) is the colloquial term used to distinguish the portion of the Portuguese unitary state located in the Iberian Peninsula (and so in Continental Europe).
Correio dos Açores (Azores Post) is a Portuguese newspaper, published daily from Ponta Delgada, in the archipelago of the Azores.
Diário de Notícias is a Portuguese daily newspaper published in Lisbon, Portugal.
The Diário dos Açores (Diary of the Azores) is a Portuguese-language newspaper, and one of the oldest daily newspapers in the Azores, having been published continuously from 5 February 1870 to the present.
The Estado Novo ("New State"), or the Second Republic, was the corporatist authoritarian regime installed in Portugal in 1933, often considered to be a fascist regime.
Fajã de Baixo is a civil parish in the municipality of Ponta Delgada in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.
Francisco Manuel Lumbrales de Sá Carneiro, GCTE, GCC, GCL (19 July 19344 December 1980) founded the Portuguese Social Democratic Party in 1974 (the year of the Portuguese Carnation Revolution) and was elected Prime Minister of Portugal in January 1980, but only held office for eleven months, dying in a plane crash with his partner, "Snu" Abecassis (born Ebba Merethe Seidenfaden), on 4 December 1980.
Furnas is a civil parish in the municipality of Povoação on the island of São Miguel in the Portuguese Azores.
Humberto da Silva Delgado, GCL (15 May 1906 – 13 February 1965) was a General of the Portuguese Air Force and politician.
João Paulo II Airport, named after Pope John Paul II, is an international airport located on the island of São Miguel, in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.
John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice (Kraków Airport im. since 4 September 2007; earlier in Międzynarodowy Port Lotniczy im.) is an international airport located near Kraków, in the village of Balice, west of the city centre, in southern Poland.
The Legislative Assembly of the Azores (Assembleia Legislativa dos Açores) is the regional assembly/legislature of the Azores, an autonomous region of Portugal.
João Bosco Soares da Mota Amaral (born 15 April 1943, in Ponta Delgada, São Miguel, Azores) is a Portuguese politician.
The National Salvation Junta (Junta de Salvação Nacional) was a group of military officers designated to maintain the government of Portugal in April 1974, after the Carnation Revolution had overthrown the Estado Novo dictatorial regime.
The National Union (União Nacional) was the only legal political party in Portugal for most of the period of the Estado Novo.
The Polícia de Segurança Pública (Public Security Police), abbreviated as PSP, is the national Portuguese police force.
Ponta Delgada is the largest municipality and administrative capital of the Autonomous Region of the Azores in Portugal.
The District of Ponta Delgada was a district of the Ilhas Adjacentes (Adjacent Islands of the Azores), consisting of the dependent eastern islands of the archipelago, located in the Atlantic Ocean.
The Portuguese Communist Party (Partido Comunista Português,, PCP) is a major left-wing political party in Portugal.
The Portuguese Democratic Movement/Democratic Electoral Commissions (Portuguese: Movimento Democrático Português / Comissões Democráticas Eleitorais, MDP/CDE or just MDP) was one of the most important organizations of the democratic opposition to the Portuguese fascist regime.
The Portuguese Legion (Legião Portuguesa) was a Portuguese paramilitary state organization founded in 1936 during the Portuguese President of the Council´s António de Oliveira Salazar's right-wing regime, the Estado Novo.
The Regional Junta of the Azores (Junta Regional dos Açores) was the governing body created under Decree-Law 458-B/75 (22 August 1975), to substitute the Civil Governors of the autonomous districts of Ponta Delgada, Angra do Heroísmo and Horta and their individual General Juntas (Juntas Gerais).
Ribeira Seca (Portuguese for dry river) is a parish in the municipality of Ribeira Grande in the Azores.
SATA Air Açores is an airline based in São Sebastião, Ponta Delgada in the Azores, Portugal.
São Miguel Island (named for the Archangel Michael or, literally, Portuguese for Saint Michael), is also referred to locally as "The Green Island", is the largest and most populous island in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.
The Social Democratic Party (Partido Social Democrata), is a liberal-conservative and liberal political party in Portugal.
The Socialist Party (Partido Socialista), PS) is a social-democratic political party in Portugal. It was founded on 19 April 1973 in the German city of Bad Münstereifel, by militants from Portuguese Socialist Action (Acção Socialista Portuguesa). The PS is one of the two major parties in Portuguese politics, its rival being Social Democratic Party (PSD). The current leader of the PS is António Costa. José Sócrates, the former Prime Minister of Portugal, was the leader of the party until 5 June 2011. The party has currently 74 of 230 seats in the Portuguese Parliament and lost the June 2011 election. The Socialist Party stands out as about a third of its members in the Assembly of the Republic are women. Sócrates resigned as General Secretary on election night of 5 June 2011, due to having lost the general election by a margin higher than expected. Seguro was elected as leader of the party on 23 July, winning 68% of the vote against his challenger, Francisco Assis, who got 32%. PS is a member of the Socialist International, Progressive Alliance and Party of European Socialists, and has eight members in the European Parliament within the Socialists & Democrats (S&D) Group during the eighth parliament.
General Vasco dos Santos Gonçalves OA (Lisbon 3 May 1921 – 11 June 2005) was a Portuguese army officer in the Engineering Corps who took part in the Carnation Revolution and later served as the 104th Prime Minister from 18 July 1974 to 19 September 1975.