Guinea’s status declined from Partly Free to Not Free because military commanders seized power in a coup, removing President Alpha Condé and dissolving the legislature.
Freedom in the World — Guinea Country Report
Guinea is rated Not Free in Freedom in the World 2023, Freedom House's annual study of political rights and civil liberties worldwide.
News & Perspectives on Guinea
In Africa, Contrasting Coups and Elections Underscore the Benefits of Democracy
March 30, 2023
West Africa's Democratic Progress is Slipping Away, Even as Region's Significance Grows
March 19, 2020
Benin’s Unrest Reflects a Broader Worrying Trend in West Africa
May 10, 2019
Guinea: Need for Peace during Presidential Election
October 8, 2015
Freedom in the World 2015: Freedom declines for ninth year
January 27, 2015