US State Dept. Press Release Regarding Violence in Guinea: Short, Dry and On Target
CONDE GOVERNMENT STAYING IN OFFICE ONLY THROUGH THE BARREL OF A GUN
From Washington, the U.S. government calls for non-violence and support for a peaceful, democratic process in Guinea. This is the full press statement of the Government of the United States, which is closely following the situation in Guinea.
Guinéenews transmitted via the U.S. Embassy in Guinea:
The United States deplores the violence that disrupted political demonstrations in Conakry, Guinea, and we reiterate our call for all political parties, government officials, security forces and civil society to participate in and support the democratic process and to commit to non-violence throughout the electoral cycle. The United States continues to urge the Republic of Guinea to work with all parties to ensure that peaceful and transparent elections take place.
Deputy Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson
February 28, 2013