Two killed in Guinea power cut protests

Violence mars protests as frustration with government grows over frequent electricity power cuts.

    At least two people have been killed and dozens injured as protests turned violent in Guinea's capital Conakry.

    Demonstrators gathered to vent their frustration over frequent power cuts but were met with force by paramilitary police.

    Al Jazeera's Caroline Malone reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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