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Guinea (Vol 4, 2007)
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Contents Volume 4, 2007.

2007 was one of the most tumultuous of Guinea's postcolonial history. It began in January with a 19-day general strike that turned into massive demonstrations. This popular uprising, orchestrated by trade unions, evoked violent responses from the government, whose security forces killed over 180 civilians in Cona…

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McGovern, Mike, “Guinea (Vol 4, 2007)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2007_COM_0010>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004168053, ISSN: 1871-2525



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