Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA
Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA
Africa

Guinea coup: soldiers seize power, detain president

  • Mutinous soldiers in the West African nation of Guinea detain President Alpha Conde
  • Soldiers announce on state television the government had been dissolved in an apparent coup d’etat

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Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA
Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, being detained by army special forces in Conakry, Guinea. Photo: EPA
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