Umaro Sissoco Embaló, the President of Guinea-Bissau, has commended the armed forces for their "exemplary behavior" in ensuring the recent legislative elections were conducted in a peaceful, orderly, and transparent fashion.
During a military parade at the Armed Forces General Staff in Bissau, President Embaló expressed his gratitude for the professionalism of the defense and security forces.
He made the symbolic gesture of attending the event at the Amura fortress to thank them personally.
The President shared that he received commendations from the international community for the military's detached stance during last month's elections.
He highlighted that . . .