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Guinea (Vol 5, 2008)
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Contents Volume 5, 2008.

The decrepit Conté regime slid further towards chaos until the president died in December. The military immediately took power, and though the head of the junta was an unknown junior officer, the takeover was much as observers had expected it to be. The leaders of the December putsch were also involved in a major…

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McGovern, Mike, “Guinea (Vol 5, 2008)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2008_COM_0011>
First published online: 2009
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004178113, ISSN: 1871-2525



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