Thousands of people took to the streets protesting a bid by the president to seek another term in office. Conakry, Guinea. 24 October 2019.Editorial credit: Youssouf Bah/​AP/​Shutterstock.


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.

Iranian people in Izmir protest the death of Mahsa Amini by the morality police in Iran.

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.