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
In a blow to Syria's armed opposition, forces loyal to President Bashir Assad, including Hezbollah fighters, have seized Yabroud near Lebanon's border on a strategic cross-country highway.
Albert Aji, Diaa Hadid, Associated Press /
March 16, 2014
Syrian troops backed by Hezbollah fighters seized a key rebel supply town on the Lebanese border on Sunday, driving them from the area and scoring a major blow against them in the three-year-old-conflict.