Gunea Bissau: UN Condemns Use of Force on Demonstrators
The 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.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (right) with the President João Bernardo Vieira, at UN Headquarters in New York.
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 »
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 »
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 »
U.S. Appreciates Jammeh's Role in Bissau, Mali Crises
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 »
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