Guinea-Bissau war of independence

The war ended when Portugal, after the Carnation Revolution of 1974, granted independence to Guinea-Bissau, followed by Cape Verde a year later.

January 23, 2020 by Peoples Dispatch
Guinea-Bissau War of Independence_
Cover of the German “Political Handbook” with the uniquely stylized guerrilla in motion against the backdrop of the PAIGC flag.

On January 23,1963, guerrilla fighters of the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC), a marxist revolutionary group, officially started the Guinea-Bissau War of Independence by attacking the Portuguese army stationed in Tite. The war ended when Portugal, after the Carnation Revolution of 1974, granted independence to Guinea-Bissau, followed by Cape Verde a year later.

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