Guinea-Bissau, Republic Of


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  • Guinea-Bissau presidential election, 2005 — Guinea Bissau held a presidential election on 19 June 2005, and a second round run off vote was held on 24 July. The election marked the end of a transition to democratic rule after the previously elected government was overthrown in a September… …   Wikipedia

  • Guinea-Bissau — /gin ee bi sow /, n. a republic on the W coast of Africa, between Guinea and Senegal: formerly a Portuguese overseas province; gained independence in 1974. 1,178,584; 13,948 sq. mi. (36,125 sq. km). Cap.: Bissau. Formerly, Portuguese Guinea. * *… …   Universalium

  • Guinea-Bissau — Infobox Country native name = pt. República da Guiné Bissau conventional long name = Republic of Guinea Bissau common name = Guinea Bissau demonym = Guinean symbol type = Emblem national motto = Unidade, Luta, Progresso spaces|2(Portuguese) Unity …   Wikipedia

  • Guinea-Bissau — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Guinea Bissau <p></p> Background: <p></p> Since independence from Portugal in 1974, Guinea Bissau has experienced considerable political and military upheaval. In 1980 …   The World Factbook

  • Guinea-Bissau Civil War — Infobox Military Conflict caption= conflict=Guinea Bissau Civil War date=June 1998 May 1999 place=Guinea Bissau result=Ouster of President João Bernardo Vieira combatant1=flag|Guinea Bissau flag|Senegal flag|Guinea combatant2=Separatist forces… …   Wikipedia

  • Guinea-Bissau War of Independence — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Guinea Bissau War of Independence partof=Portuguese Colonial Wars caption=A PAIGC soldier with an AK 47 date=January 23, 1963 1974 place=Guinea Bissau, Guinea casus=Rise of independence movements in nearby… …   Wikipedia

  • Guinea-Bissau — noun a republic on the northwestern coast of Africa; recognized as independent by Portugal in 1974 • Syn: ↑Republic of Guinea Bissau, ↑Guine Bissau, ↑Portuguese Guinea • Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Republic of Guinea-Bissau — noun a republic on the northwestern coast of Africa; recognized as independent by Portugal in 1974 • Syn: ↑Guinea Bissau, ↑Guine Bissau, ↑Portuguese Guinea • Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation • Part Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guinea-Bissau — noun Country in Western Africa. Official name: Republic of Guinea Bissau …   Wiktionary

  • Guinea Bissau — n. Republic of Guinea Bissau, country in western Africa …   English contemporary dictionary

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