UN Documents for Guinea-Bissau: Security Council Presidential Statements

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4 November 2019 S/PRST/2019/13 This presidential statement expressed full support to the communiques of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the AU issued following the dismissal of the government of Prime Minister Aristides Gomes on 28 October.
13 September 2017 S/PRST/2017/17 This was a presidential statement calling on the leadership of Guinea-Bissau to implement the 14 October 2016 Conakry Agreement.
9 December 2013 S/PRST/2013/19 This was a presidential statement calling for timely and credible elections in Guinea-Bissau.
21 April 2012 S/PRST/2012/15 This statement was on the coup in Guinea-Bissau.
22 July 2010 S/PRST/2010/15 This presidential statement expressed concern at the prevailing security situation and threats to constitutional order in Guinea-Bissau and called on the government to release immediately all those detained in the events of 1 April or prosecute them with full respect for due process.
5 November 2009 S/PRST/2009/29 This presidential statement welcomed the ongoing planning for the transition of UNOGBIS to an Integrated Peacebuilding Office (UNIOGBIS).
9 April 2009 S/PRST/2009/6 This presidential statement welcomed the convening of the presidential election for 28 June 2009 and urged the government and all political actors to create conducive conditions for the holding of a free, fair, transparent and credible presidential election.
3 March 2009 S/PRST/2009/2 This presidential statement condemned the assassination of President Vieira and the chief of the armed forces of Guinea-Bissau, and urged continued adherence to stability, constitutional order, the rule of law and the democratic process.
15 October 2008 S/PRST/2008/37 This presidential statement welcomed the commitment of Guinea-Bissau’s Government to hold legislative elections on 16 November and conveyed the Council’s concern about pertinent challenges facing Guinea-Bissau.
24 October 2007 S/PRST/2007/38 This presidential statement reaffirmed its support for efforts to consolidate peace in Guinea-Bissau, expressed concern about drug trafficking in the country and stated that it would consider Guinea-Bissau's request for inclusion on the Peacebuilding Commission's agenda.
19 August 2005 S/PRST/2005/39 This presidential statement acknowledged the successful presidential elections.
31 March 2005 S/PRST/2005/14 This presidential statement acknowledged progress made in Guinea-Bissau, including in the electoral process.
2 November 2004 S/PRST/2004/41 This presidential statement expressed deep concern at the developments that led to the killings of two military officials.
18 June 2004 S/PRST/2004/20 This presidential statement expressed satisfaction regarding progress made towards restoring constitutional order.