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Fri, 16 Oct 2020 15:10 - Updated Fri, 16 Oct 2020 15:10

Guinea commander 'killed two days before poll'

The commander of a military base in the west of Guinea has been killed by armed men, the Reuters news agency is reporting quoting a statement from Defence Minister Mohamed Diané

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He added that things were under control in the city of Kindia.

Guineans go to the polls on Sunday for a presidential election in which President Alpha Condé is running for a controversial third term.

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