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New date for Guinea run-off poll

Wednesday, October 27th 2010, 22:39

Guinea says its presidential run-off poll will be held on 7 November, after three postponements because of violence and political rows.
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Guinea run-off poll date proposed

Tuesday, October 26th 2010, 20:52

The head of Guinea's electoral commission proposes 31 October as the date to hold the country's delayed presidential run-off vote.
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Guinea candidates call for calm

Sunday, October 24th 2010, 14:34

Guinea's presidential candidates appeal for calm as its capital recovers from clashes over a third postponement of the run-off election vote.
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Guinea delays run-off vote again

Saturday, October 23rd 2010, 21:08

Guinea's new election chief says the much-delayed presidential run-off scheduled for Sunday will not go ahead as planned because of logistical difficulties.
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Guinea rivals back new poll chief

Wednesday, October 20th 2010, 12:02

Guinea's two rival presidential candidates say they are prepared to go ahead with Sunday's run-off after the election chief was replaced.
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Guinea moves to halt poll clashes

Tuesday, October 19th 2010, 23:24
related places: Conakry

Guinea's military rulers replace the election commission head, after deadly clashes five days before a presidential run-off.
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Guinea poll body split over head

Tuesday, October 12th 2010, 8:39

Almost half the members of Guinea's election commission want its head to be sacked, casting fresh doubts on the run-off due in two weeks.
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Died in vain?

Monday, September 27th 2010, 23:33

Guinea still waiting for democracy a year after massacre
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New date for Guinea run-off vote

Thursday, September 23rd 2010, 1:49

The election commission in Guinea proposes 10 October as the revised date for the presidential election run-off.
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Guinea confirms delay to run-off

Thursday, September 16th 2010, 18:07

Guinea's presidential elections will be postponed by at least two weeks, as the country's interim leader warns that the country risks crisis.
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Elections in Guinea 'postponed'

Wednesday, September 15th 2010, 20:45

Guinea's presidential elections are postponed, say officials, after violence sparked by the fraud conviction of two senior electoral officials.
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Convicted Guinea poll head dies

Tuesday, September 14th 2010, 8:48

The head of Guinea's election commission dies, amid speculation that Sunday's presidential run-off could be postponed.
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Guinea halts campaign after clash

Monday, September 13th 2010, 17:30

Rival presidential candidates in Guinea pledge to end the violence which led to campaigning being suspended ahead of Sunday's run-off.
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Clashes in Guinea ahead of poll

Sunday, September 12th 2010, 21:49
related places: Conakry

One person is killed and 50 are injured during clashes in Guinea's capital, Conakry, a week ahead of a presidential run-off election.
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Guinea poll head guilty of fraud

Friday, September 10th 2010, 9:43

The head of Guinea's election commission and another senior official are sentenced to a year in prison for fraud during June's first round presidential vote.
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Reputation 'shames Guinea-Bissau'

Thursday, August 19th 2010, 17:50
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau's president says his citizens are ashamed of being considered incapable of solving the problems of the coup-ridden nation.
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Zapped laptop

Friday, August 13th 2010, 16:30
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau, United States United States

Thriller writer says US spies knocked out wife's computer over Guinea-Bissau coup
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Guinea sets date for run-off vote

Monday, August 9th 2010, 17:57

Officials schedule Guinea's presidential run-off for 19 September, after repeated delays while fraud allegations were investigated.
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EU ends G Bissau security mission

Monday, August 2nd 2010, 15:25
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

The EU says it will end its mission to reform Guinea-Bissau's security forces because law and order has deteriorated in the West African state.
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