Violent demonstrations in Conarky, Guinea, against possible voting fraud

Security forces fired tear gas at thousands of rock-throwing anti-government demonstrators who were protesting alleged rigging of upcoming elections. More than 50 people were wounded. Travellers should always exercise caution and avoid all public and political demonstrations since they may become violent without warning. Travellers may wish to reconsider travelling to Guinea at this time until political tensions subside.

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