However, in January 1204, he was deposed by a popular uprising in Constantinople.The Western crusaders were no longer able to receive their promised payments, and when Alexios was murdered on 8 February 1204, the crusaders and Venetians decided on the outright conquest of Constantinople.
Around 50 anti-riot police were sent to the brash Oura strip in the resort after ugly scenes sparked by a bar fight during a party at which all the guests dressed in white.
GNR officers had to fire at least twice into the air to quell unrest before making four arrests.
In April 1204, they captured and brutally sacked the city, and set up a new Latin Empire as well as partitioning other Byzantine territories among themselves.
Byzantine resistance based in unconquered sections of the empire such as Nicaea, Trebizond, and Epirus ultimately recovered Constantinople in 1261.
Hopper forces the ants to create a replacement offering, twice as large, giving them until "the last leaf falls" to comply.
The ants, who need that time to store food for themselves to survive the winter, fear that Hopper's demand could ruin the colony.She added: “I called the police and they told me I had to make a formal complaint.I didn’t bother because I didn’t want to have to deal with all the paperwork.”Last night event organisers distanced themselves from the trouble with a tweet saying: “Invasion Holidays and the associated companies do not condone the behaviour displayed last night.”An event scheduled for last night was cancelled following the problems.Instead, a sequence of events culminated in the Crusaders sacking the city of Constantinople, the capital of the Christian-controlled Byzantine Empire.In January 1203, en route to Jerusalem, the majority of the crusader leadership entered into an agreement with the Byzantine prince Alexios Angelos to divert to Constantinople and restore his deposed father as emperor.Flik travels to "the city" (a bug city underneath a trailer), where he meets a bunch of recently-fired circus bugs.