. In Case You Missed It – For Former Rebel in West Africa, Her Allegiance Still Lies With Russia « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NY TIMES – When her country needed arms to fight its bitter liberation war against its colonizer, it was the Soviet Union that provided them. When her country needed medical workers to tend to the war’s wounded, it sent her to train as a nurse — in the Soviet Union. So when Joana Gomes, now a lawmaker in the West African country of Guinea-Bissau, heard about the war between Russia and Ukraine, her allegiance was clear from the start: It would be with Russia, although she sometimes slips and still calls it the Soviet Union.

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