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Background: Independent from France since 1958, Guinea did not hold democratic elections until 1993 when Gen. Lansana CONTE (head of the military government) was elected president of the civilian government. He was reelected in 1998. Unrest in Sierra Leone has spilled over into Guinea, threatening stability and creating a humanitarian emergency.

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Geography of Guinea - Highlights the location, map references, area, land boundaries, climate, natural resources, land use, natural hazards, environment, and geography of Guinea

People of Guinea - Learn about the population, age structure, birth and death rate, sex ratio, nationality, ethnic groups, religions, languages, and literacy in Guinea

Government and Politics in Guinea - Profiles the country name, government type, administrative divisions, independence, national holiday, constitution, legal system, suffrage, executive, legislative, and judicial branches, political parties and leaders, and a flag description of Guinea.

Economy of Guinea - Study the GDP, growth rate, per capita, inflation, labor, budget, industries, exports, imports, currency, exchange rates, and economy of Guinea

Communications in Guinea - Browse statistics on telephones, mobile and cellular lines in use, radio broadcast stations, televisions, internet country code, ISP's, internet users, and facts on communications in Guinea

Transportation in Guinea - Offers statistical details on the railways, highways, waterways, ports & harbors, airports, and other facts on transportation in Guinea

Military of Guinea - Provides statistics on military branches, army, air force, navy, manpower, military service, expenditure, and facts on military in Guinea

Transnational Issues of Guinea - Explore international disputes and transnational issues of Guinea

Maps of Guinea - Discover a detailed map of Guinea

Map Database of Guinea - Browse a large collection of city, country, historical, political, thematic, and shaded relief maps of Guinea

Flags of Guinea - Uncover the flag images and description of the flag of Guinea. Includes historical flags, symbols, and related information

Weather for cities of Guinea - Browse weather forecast, hourly conditions, temperature, sunrise, sunset, and other weather related reports for the cities of Guinea

1Up Info - Equatorial Guinea Political Geography - Encyclopedia resource provides information on the country along with its cities.


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