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The capital and largest city of Guinea, in the southwest part of the country on the Atlantic Ocean. The oldest part of the city is on an island connected with the mainland by causeway.


(French kɔnakri) or


(Placename) the capital of Guinea, a port on the island of Tombo. Pop: 1 465 000 (2005 est)


(ˈkɒn ə kri)

the capital of Guinea, in NW Africa. 705,280.
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Noun1.Conakry - a port and the capital of Guinea
French Guinea, Republic of Guinea, Guinea - a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958
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Unusual Ebola Virus Chain of Transmission, Conakry, Guinea, 2014-2015
The EU and the Senegalese Government remain committed in continuing their cooperation in strengthening border security through further actions that will interest the Senegalese borders with Guinea Conakry, Guinea Bissau and Gambia.
TAP) - The FIFA has named Zambian referee Janny Sikwazi to officiate the World Cup 2018 day-5 qualifier (Africa) pitting Tunisia's national soccer team against Guinea's next October 7 in Conakry, Guinea (6 p.
Summary: Tunisiair said, Thursday, it will launch two air routes to Constantine, Algeria and Conakry, Guinea as from the summer season 2017.
From January to June 2014, a pilot project for the integration of IPV screening and counseling into FP services was implemented in the adult family planning clinic of the Association Guineenne pour le Bien-etre familial (AGBEF), a member association of the International Planned Parenthood Association (IPPF) in Conakry, Guinea.
1] Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC; [2] CDC Ebola Response Team, Conakry, Guinea; [3] Division of Epidemiology, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; [4] Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California; [5] Center for Global Health, CDC; [6] CDC Guinea Office, Conakry, Guinea.
Embassy in Conakry, Guinea, the country where the outbreak originated and one of the three countries at the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak.
CONAKRY, Guinea , Safar 05, 1437, November 17, 2015, SPA -- Authorities are starting the countdown to the end of Ebola in Guinea, the West African country where the epidemic that killed more than 11,000 people first began nearly two years ago, AP reported.
A selection of the personal correspondence of the late Kwame Nkrumah during his time in Conakry, Guinea (1966-1971) chronologically structured, compiled by his literary executrix.
The World Health Organization (WHO) officially announced the Ebola outbreak in Conakry, Guinea 23rd March 2014.
A rapid, point-of-care diagnostic test for the Ebola virus will undergo clinical trials in the coming weeks at the Ebola treatment center in Conakry, Guinea.