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Volume I: National Reports 1979

Josef Mrázek1

On 24 Sept. 1973 the Republic of Guinea-Bissau was proclaimed on the territory of former Portuguese Guinea. The Constitution of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau was adopted on the same date.


According to the Constitution (Const.), Guinea-Bissau is a sovereign, democratic, anti-colonialist and anti-imperialist republic struggling for its complete liberation, for unificat…

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Josef Mrázek, “Guinea-Bissau”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 11 December 2018 <>
First published online: 2018

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