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Mediators To Intervene In Guinea-Bissau

AP | LAMINE DJATA | Posted 06.16.2012 | World

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau — The second-place finisher in Guinea-Bissau's presidential election on Monday denounced last week's military coup, when s...

Soldiers Take Over In Coup In Guinea-Bissau

AP | LAMINE DJATA and KRISTA LARSON | Posted 06.13.2012 | World

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau — Soldiers have arrested the prime minister of this tiny nation known for transiting cocaine to Europe, a military spokesm...

Coup Fears In Guinea-Bissau

AP | LAMINE DJATA and RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 06.12.2012 | World

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau — Explosions blasted through the capital of the small, coup-prone nation of Guinea-Bissau on Thursday as the military seal...

Guinea Bissau: Crack and prostitution, cocaine's other face

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Marco Vernaschi ©, for the Pulitzer Center(Editor's note: This is the final dispatch in a series of eight, recounting events surrounding the doub...

President Joao Bernardo Vieira Killed By Renegade Soldiers

AP | ASSIMO BALDE AND RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau — The man who ruled this small African nation for nearly a quarter-century was assassinated Monday just hours after a bomb...