UPI Almanac for Friday, March 1, 2013.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 1, 2012.
Guinea-Bissau President Malam Bacai Sanha died Monday in a Paris hospital, the west African nation's embassy in Paris said. He was 64.
Voters in Guinea-Bissau went to the polls Sunday for a run-off election to replace assassinated President Joao Bernardo Vieira, officials said.
A U.N. report is calling on Guinea-Bissau leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the assassination of the country's president.
New interim Guinea-Bissau President Raimundo Perreira says the West African nation's people must help him restore stability to the country.
The United Nations and the U.S. State Department Monday separately condemned the killings of the Guinea-Bissau president and his chief of staff.
Joao Bernardo Vieira, president of Guinea-Bissau, was slain by army troops Monday following a bombing that killed the army chief of staff, diplomats say.
A coup attempt in Guinea-Bissau undermines the African Union's efforts to discourage such unconstitutional power grabs, an analyst says.
Guniea-Bissau President Joao Bernardo Vieira and his family were unhurt in an attack by gunmen on his residence, U.N. officials said Sunday.