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.
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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