By SOF Editor on Fri, 01/29/2010 - 11:32am
Guinea's acting military leader is calling on soldiers to support the country's new transitional government which is meant to organize elections in June.
After more than one year of military rule in Guinea, General Sekouba Konate says it is time the army return to its proper function and support civilians working toward new elections.
General Konate says the army's mission is to defend the territorial integrity of the nation, to safeguard democracy, and to protect the people.
General Konate took power in December when military leader Captain Moussa Dadis Camara was shot by the former