Guinea-Bissau – Land mine explosion (27.09.14)
France regrets the death of 21 people in the north of the country on September 27 following the explosion that took place when a minibus struck a land mine.
Guinea-Bissau – United Nations – Appointment of Mr. Miguel Trovoada (16.07.14)
His extensive experience, notably as head of São Tomé and Príncipe and the Executive Secretariat of the Gulf of Guinea Commission, will enable him to support the newly elected authorities and mobilize the efforts of all regional and international partners toward achieving lasting stability in Guinea Bissau.
Guinea-Bissau – Announcement of the final results of the second round of the presidential elections (18.05.14)
France welcomes the election of José Mario Vaz as president of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau and the active role played by the people of Guinea-Bissau in this electoral process. It welcomes the spirit of responsibility that prevailed during the elections.
Guinea-Bissau - General elections (13.04.14)
Pending the announcement of the results, France calls on all political actors and security forces to maintain the calm and spirit of responsibility that have prevailed and to encourage people to use legal channels in the event of any appeals.
Guinea-Bissau – Formation of a national unity government (10.06.13)
France welcomes the appointment of the new national unity government led by Prime Minister Rui Duarte Barros. This is an important step in the transition and stabilization process in Guinea-Bissau since the coup d’état on April 12, 2012.