Violence subsides in Guinea capital; security high
“Violence subsided in Guinea’s capital Tuesday morning, the day after results from a contentious presidential election were announced.
Residents in the worst-hit suburbs said the area was heavily militarized Tuesday morning, with helmeted security officials manning checkpoints and patrolling the road. Overnight gunfire rang out in two neighborhoods soon after the country’s National Independent Electoral Commission declared politician Alpha Conde the winner with 52.5 percent of the nearly 2.9 million ballots counted. “