Countries: Guinea

See also: West Africa
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Bah Sisters - IRC Voices

With their courageous mother, the Bah sisters traveled from their native Guinea to Senegal and ultimately to the US seeking safety....

Regions: Guinea, Senegal

Issues: Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 2192 times

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Witnessed: 2140 times

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Raw: Soldiers Fire on Protesters in Guinea

At least 87 people have been killed after troops in Guinea opened fire on a huge opposition rally in the capital Conakry, reports say. ...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Police brutality, Rape and sexual abuse, Violence

Witnessed: 2357 times

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Unrest over Guinea killings - 30 Sept 09

Guinea's government has promised to investigate why troops from the presidential guard opened fire during a protest, says the death toll is much lower. ...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Mass killings, Police brutality, Rape and sexual abuse

Witnessed: 3153 times

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Adam Roberts: the Wonga Coup

The Economists Adam Roberts talks to Richard Dowden about the Wonga Coup an attempt by 64 alleged mercenaries, headed by former SAS officer Simon Mann, to overthrow the government of Equatorial Guinea...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Armed conflict, Humanitarian, Mercenaries

Witnessed: 1987 times

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Confusion over Guinea coup after president dies

Just hours after the death of the Guinea's long term President, Lansana Conte, a group, led by the military, announced the constitution had been suspended, and the government dissolved. ...

Regions: Guinea

Issues: Armed conflict, Humanitarian, Violence

Witnessed: 2127 times

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Witnessed: 11129 times

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West Africa: On the Edge of Hope

Over the past 16 years, spillover conflicts in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Ivory Coast have resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths and uprooted millions of people across West Africa. ...

Regions: Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Guinea, Liberia

Issues: Child soldiers, Internally displaced persons, Mass killings

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