No let-up in Cote d’Ivoire violence

Incumbent president’s supporters accused of attacks in ongoing unrest, but deny any involvement.

The United Nations has extended its peackeeping mission in the West African nation of Cote D’Ivoire and claims that civilians and UN staff have been threatened and attacked.

Laurent Gbagbo, the incumbent president, has said he will not concede defeat in last month’s election.

Al Jazeera’s Ama Boateng has more reports from Abidjan, the Ivorian capital.

Source: Al Jazeera


Incumbent Cote d’Ivoire president tells UN peacekeepers to leave the country after ‘interference’ in internal affairs.

18 Dec 2010
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