Guinea-Bissau’s tough post-coup recovery

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One man, one vote

Guinea-Bissau’s tough post-coup recovery


BISSAU, 16 June 2014 (IRIN) - The recent successful holding of legislative and presidential elections has raised hopes that Guinea-Bissau can move closer to the end of a two-year political crisis marked by international isolation and a devastating economic decline.

A post-elections rapprochement

The results were accepted by the population, international opinion and political rivals. There were concerns that the military, with a history of meddling in politics, would create problems if its ...


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