Political tensions continued to rise ahead of the 2020 presidential election. President Alpha Condé launched a constitutional review process, fueling concerns from opposition and civil society groups that he may run for a third term.
The legislative elections which were due in December 2018 were rescheduled for 2020 after several delays.
Death penalty status
Abolitionist for all crimes
Does not use the death penalty
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