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News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: ECOWAS issues sanctions over Guinea-Bissau political crisis

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/news/2018/02/07/ecowas-issues-sanctions-guinea-bissau-political-crisis/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

West African regional bloc ECOWAS hit 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen with sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes, on Tuesday, accusing them of undermining efforts to resolve a prolonged political crisis. The decision followed the ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: Guinea-Bissau: Political crisis requires continued UN presence, Security Council told

News channel or source: https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2018/02/mil-180214-unnews01.htm
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

14 February 2018 - The United Nations will need to focus its efforts on supporting Guinea-Bissau's national leaders in their efforts to appoint an acceptable Prime Minister, establish an inclusive Government, organize and conduct timely elections, and ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: Recognising ECOWAS and Civil Society's Role in Resolving Crisis in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/recognising-ecowas-and-civil-societys-role-in-resolving-crisis-in-guinea-bissau
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The situation in Guinea Bissau is concerning. It is not the first country in the world to experience a political impasse. But it is a country still emerging from serious instability and violence in its recent past. This political impasse has prevented ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: ECOWAS,CSOs role in Guinea-Bissau crisis

News channel or source: http://www.businessghana.com/site/news/business/159733/ECOWAS,CSOs-role-in-Guinea-Bissau-crisis
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

David Clay, UK Deputy Political Counsellor to the United Nations, at the Security Council Briefing on Guinea-Bissau Speech: David Clay, UK Deputy Political Counsellor to the United Nations, at the Security Council Briefing on Guinea-Bissau: Delivered on ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: ECOWAS imposes sanctions on Guinea-Bissau politicians

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/ecowas-guinea-bissau/
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

ECOWAS has imposed sanctions on 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen, including travel bans and asset freezes, accusing them of undermining efforts to resolve a prolonged political crisis. The decision followed the nomination by President Jose Vaz ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: UN envoy urges quick elections in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/world/un-envoy-urges-quick-elections-in-guinea-bissau-id7985849.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The UN envoy for Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday urged the Security Council to push the West African country to urgently hold elections to break a political deadlock. The UN envoy for Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday urged the Security Council to push the West ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: Communique of the 752nd PSC Meeting on the Situation in the Republic of Guinea Bissau

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/guinea-bissau/communique-752nd-psc-meeting-situation-republic-guinea-bissau
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

In the same vein, Council underscores the need for the security and armed forces of Guinea Bissau to refrain from interfering in this political and institutional crisis and to continue to uphold the country’s constitution; Appeals to all Member States ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: Conakry Agreement remains key to stability in Guinea Bissau - Kuwait envoy

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096471546/Conakry-Agreement-remains-key-to-stability-in-Guinea-BissauKuwait-envoy
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Guinea-Bissau has been plagued by chronic political instability since gaining independence in 1974, he noted, adding that more than one year has passed since the signing of Conakry Agreement without making a breakthrough in the political crisis.

News Guinea-Bissau » Politics: ECOWAS sanctions imposed on top Guinea-Bissau residents

News channel or source: http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50638:ecowas-sanctions-imposed-on-top-guinea-bissau-residents&catid=56:diplomacy-a-peace&Itemid=111
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

West African regional bloc ECOWAS hit 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen with sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes accusing them of undermining efforts to resolve a prolonged political crisis. The decision followed the nomination by ...