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Table 8-6:
Dates of Suspension and Readmittance

From Chapter 8: When States Misbehave: Membership Suspension in International Organizations, by Heidi Hardt and Brent E. Sasley
In Accountability for Effectiveness in Global Governance
edited by John Kirton and Marina Larionova
available from Routledge, 2018

Country Date suspended Date readmitted
African Union
Mauritania August 4, 2005 April 2007
Mauritania August 9, 2008 July 1, 2009
Guinea December 29, 2008 December 10, 2010
Madagascar March 17, 2009 January 27, 2014
Niger February 19, 2010 March 20, 2011
Ivory Coast December 9, 2010 April 21, 2011
Mali March 22, 2012 October 24, 2012
Guinea-Bissau April 17, 2012 June 17, 2014
Central African Republic March 25, 2013 Not yet
Egypt July 1, 2013 June 17, 2014
League of Arab States
Libya February 22, 2011 August 27, 2011[a]
Syria November 12, 2011 March 2013[b]
Organization of American States
Honduras July 4, 2009 June 2011

Notes:
[a] Libya's seat was given to the National Transitional Council instead of the still-fighting Gaddafi regime.
[b] Syria's seat was given to the National Opposition rather than the regime of President Bashar Al-Assad, which was fighting to remain in power.


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