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Guinea arrests troops after assassination bid
At least 38 soldiers held after failed assassination attempt against president Alpha Conde earlier this week.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 06:30 GMT
Guinea's Konate to lead AU force
African Union appoints widely praised outgoing military leader to be in charge of a continental rapid response force.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2010 16:27 GMT
Conde declared Guinea poll victor
Guinea's electoral commission declares veteran opposition politician Alpha Conde winner of presidential run-off vote.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2010 22:53 GMT
Clashes precede Guinea poll results
At least one killed as tension mounts in Conakry ahead of announcement of presidential poll result.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2010 20:51 GMT
Guinea delays presidential poll
Run-off delayed indefinitely casting doubt on hopes for civilian rule and provoking fresh protests.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2010 06:22 GMT
Clashes ahead of Guinea run-off
Leading presidential candidate's supporters clash with police as fears grow over attempt to bring in civilian rule.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2010 07:08 GMT
Guinea run-off election date set
Second round of voting for president, in what should be the first democratic election since 1958, set for October 24.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 21:53 GMT
Guinea run-off on September 19
Politicians agree to hold presidential run-off after Islamic holy month.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2010 18:48 GMT
Guinea holds first free election
Presidential poll ends peacefully with observers reporting high voter turnout.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2010 20:06 GMT
Guinea set for first free vote
West African nation to elect president on Sunday after decades of military rule.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2010 14:18 GMT
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