Guinean police move to contain demonstrations by UFDG presidential candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 15. Jerome Delay/AP
Guinean police take position outside the Independent Election Commission building in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 14, after the representative of presidential candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo suspended his participation in the vote tallying process. Jerome Delay/AP
A Guinean man listens to partial results being broadcast on the radio in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 11. Jerome Delay/AP
Guineans listen to partial results being broadcast on national television from a bar in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 10. Jerome Delay/AP
Guineans supporting Presidential candidate Alpha Conde line up outside Matoto's city hall where some election results are tabulated in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 9. Jerome Delay/AP
Guinean election officials tabulate some election results at Matoto's city hall in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 9. Jerome Delay/AP
A soldier stands near election posters at the party headquarters of presidential candidate Alpha Conde, leader of the Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinea, 'The Rally of the Guinean People' party (RPG) in Conakry, on Nov. 9. Emmanuel Braun/Reuters
A Guinean man drinks coffee next to an election poster for presidential candidate Alpha Conde, leader of Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinea (RPG), in Conakry Nov. 9. Emmanuel Braun/Reuters
A Guinean man has his voting card checked by election officials before casting his ballot at a polling station in Conakry, Guinea, on Nov. 7. Jerome Delay/AP
Terror attacks in the Kurdish city of Erbil and the city of Kirkuk over the weekend show that the so-called Islamic State has the ability to strike in areas it doesn't hold.
ByDominique Soguel, Correspondent
A string of attacks on the northern Iraqi cities of Erbil and Kirkuk over the weekend took Kurdish security forces by surprise, raising concerns that the self-styled Islamic State (IS) has sleeper cells in cities outside of its control.