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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea; November 19, 2018

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea; November 19, 2018 Location:  Conakry, Guinea Sino Guinean Hospital North Corniche/Taouyah Road Metal Guinea Road Kipe Kaloum Events: Protests are planned throughout Guinea for the week of November 19, 2018.  These demonstrations and marches have not been approved by the Government. This morning, November 19, there are ...
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Demonstration Alert U.S.-Embassy Conakry; November 9, 2018

In the past several days two youth protestors and one police officer have been killed in Conakry. Increased police and gendarme presence in key areas throughout Conakry should be anticipated for the next several days. Small groups of protestors are blocking traffic and causing disturbances at the Bambeto traffic circle and in the Koloma neighborhood ...
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Subject: Alert: Funeral Procession Alert-U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea; October 19, 2018

Alert:  Funeral Procession Alert-U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea; October 19, 2018 Location:  Conakry, Guinea Ignace Deen Hospital Bombeto Circle Hamdallaye Circle Rue de la Prince Transversal 2 Road Event: The Embassy has received reports of a funeral service scheduled to take place today, October 19, 2018, between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for an individual who ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea, October 16, 2018 and October 18, 2018

Location:Conakry, Guinea Matoto Marche Autoroute 28 Septembre Stadium, Dixinn Rue de la Prince Bambeto Traffic Circle Hamdallaye Mosque Traffic Circle Event: A ville morte (general strike) has been called for Tuesday, October 16, 2018, and a protest march and rally for Thursday, October 18, 2018. The march on Thursday is planned to begin in the ...
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Welcome lunch with Mandela Washington Fellows

On September 25, the Chargé d’Affaires Hugues Ogier was pleased to host the welcome back lunch for the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellows and few alumni from previous years at Sheraton Grand hotel in Conakry.  During the lunch, the fellows shared their U.S. experiences and promised to serve as an example through their actions.  The Chargé ...
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