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Volatile times for Ivory Coast cocoa farmers
Instability and violence in the western Ivory Coast threatens to damage the local economy.
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2012 18:18

Cocoa farmers in the Western Ivory Coast are facing volatile times.

Last week, gunmen attacked a camp of displaced people, forcing thousands to flee.

The instability is threatening this year's cocoa crop with possible far-reaching consequences for the local economy.

Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from the western Ivory Coast.

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