Guinean opposition veteran Jean-Marie Dore (pictured) has been named prime minister of a transition government by the country’s ruling military junta, with union leader Rabiatou Serah Diallo as deputy prime minister, according to junta sources.
REUTERS - Guinea’s military junta has named veteran opposition politician Jean-Marie Dore as prime minister of a transition government charged with restoring civilian rule, a source close to the junta said on Tuesday.
Turmoil in Guinea
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- Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa
- Ebola vaccine 100 percent effective in Guinea trials
- French army medics take active role in fight against Ebola
- Former Guinean junta leader indicted over stadium massacre
- Burundian opposition rejects presidential election delay
- Video: Experimental Ebola vaccine gives hope to Guinea
- Police beat kids in Guinea, and militias dynamite homes in Iraq
- Ebola: 'The biggest enemies we have are complacency and fatigue'
- Liberia's president slams Boko Haram's use of female bombers
The international community and Guinean opposition parties have demanded elections since Camara’s coup sparked a political crisis which some feared could destabilise a fragile region.
Date created : 2010-01-19