COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: José Mário Vaz
Population: 1,792,338 (2017)
Land Size: 36,125 sq km (13,948 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Jun 6, 2018: Guinea Bissau Condemns U.S. Blockade On Cuba - AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau
[New Dawn] Guinea Bissau Ambassador to Cuba Abel Coelho has rejected the economic, commercial and financial blockade that the United States maintains against Cuba.
- Fri - Jun 1, 2018: Wanted - Honorary Consuls For 'Cash-Strapped' African Nations - AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Honorary consuls occupy a little-known niche in the global elite. Many work to rigorous standards, but for others their avowed love for their adopted country is not always reflected in their tax filings.