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Guinea (Vol 2, 2005)
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Contents Volume 2, 2005.

The year 2005 began badly for Guinea, with an armed attack on President Lansana Conté's convoy. The first half of the year was dominated by rumours of the president's failing health, and infighting between the new reformist prime minister and the clique surrounding the president. In the second half of the yea…

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McGovern, Mike, “Guinea (Vol 2, 2005)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 15 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2005_COM_0010>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004154865, ISSN: 1871-2525



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