Gunea Bissau: UN Condemns Use of Force on DemonstratorsThe UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau has condemned the use of force by members of the country's security and defence forces against a group of protesters outside its premises during a meeting of international partners accredited to the govt.
Guinea Bissau: UN Office Condemns Recent Use of Force Against Protesters
UN News, 29 May 2012
The United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS) has condemned the recent use of force by members of the country's security and defence forces against… Read more »
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (right) with the President João Bernardo Vieira, at UN Headquarters in New York.
Guinea Bissau: Rights Chief Worries Over Instability
UN News, 25 May 2012
The top United Nations human rights official said today she remains concerned over continuing instability in Guinea Bissau, following the coup there last month and reports of human… Read more »
Guinea Bissau: UN Imposes Travel Ban On Coup Leaders
UN News, 18 May 2012
The Security Council today imposed a travel ban against five military officers who seized power from the civilian government in Guinea-Bissau last month, and urged Member States to… Read more »
West Africa: U.S. Envoy Rice At UN on Guinea Bissau
State Department, 8 May 2012
Remarks by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations, at the Security Council Stakeout, May 8, 2012 Read more »
Daily Observer, 11 May 2012
The Gambian leader has been strong and played a critical role in moving forward concretely what can be done in Guinea Bissau and Mali crises and the United States of America does… Read more »