The Carnation Revolution in Portugal

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The Carnation Revolution(Portuguese: Revolução dos Cravos), also known as the 25 April(Portuguese: 25 de Abril), was a military coup by left-leaning military officers that overthrew the authoritarianEstado Novo regime on 25 April 1974 in Lisbon,[1] producing fundamental social, economic, territorial, demographic, and political changes in Portugal and its overseas colonies through the Processo Revolucionário Em Curso. It resulted in the Portuguese transition to democracyand the end of the Portuguese Colonial War.

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