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Scores killed in Ivory Coast stampede

At least 60 people have been killed in a stampede as they were leaving a New Year fireworks display in Ivory Coast. According to state radio, as

At least 60 people have been killed in a stampede as they were leaving a New Year fireworks display in Ivory Coast. According to state radio, as

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Ivory coast crush kills 60

At least 60 people have been crushed to death after attending a New Year’s Eve fireworks display in Ivory Coast. One report said that more than 100

At least 60 people have been crushed to death after attending a New Year’s Eve fireworks display in Ivory Coast. One report said that more than 100

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Ivory Coast: Ouattara wins military top brass

Military leaders in Ivory Coast have pledged their loyalty to the president-elect Alassane Ouattara – including those who led the bloody campaign to

Military leaders in Ivory Coast have pledged their loyalty to the president-elect Alassane Ouattara – including those who led the bloody campaign to

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Abidjan resident tells euronews of fear

There has been a steady flow of residents heading out of Abidjan since Laurent Gbagbo was arrested, fearful that the future in the main city in Ivory

There has been a steady flow of residents heading out of Abidjan since Laurent Gbagbo was arrested, fearful that the future in the main city in Ivory

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Gbagbo, bunkered down in Abidjan

Ivory Coast’s cornered Laurent Gbagbo is under siege in his residence in Abidjan after his troops fended off yesterday’s attack by his rival’s

Ivory Coast’s cornered Laurent Gbagbo is under siege in his residence in Abidjan after his troops fended off yesterday’s attack by his rival’s

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Witness watches the fight to oust Gbagbo

Locals living near the residence where Laurent Gbagbo and his family are sheltering had a clear view of the attempt by his rival’s forces to get him

Locals living near the residence where Laurent Gbagbo and his family are sheltering had a clear view of the attempt by his rival’s forces to get him

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Ivory Coast: Gbagbo’s palace under attack

After UN and French intervention against his heavy weapons capabilities, Laurent Gbagbo’s presidential palace has now come under sustained attack.

After UN and French intervention against his heavy weapons capabilities, Laurent Gbagbo’s presidential palace has now come under sustained attack.

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Foreign nationals safety in Ivory Coast

French soldiers have moved more than 1,000 foreign nationals out of Ivory Coast’s main city, Abidjan, for protection. They were escorted to a camp

French soldiers have moved more than 1,000 foreign nationals out of Ivory Coast’s main city, Abidjan, for protection. They were escorted to a camp

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Ivory Coast in tense standoff

Tensions remain high in Ivory Coast as armed forces of the two presidential rivals prepare for battle across Abidjan.

Tensions remain high in Ivory Coast as armed forces of the two presidential rivals prepare for battle across Abidjan.

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Gbagbo and Ouattara forces clash

Fighting around the presidential palace, in the Ivory Coast’s main city of Abidjan, between forces backing presidential rivals Laurent Gbagbo and

Fighting around the presidential palace, in the Ivory Coast’s main city of Abidjan, between forces backing presidential rivals Laurent Gbagbo and

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Red Cross voices shock over Ivory Coast violence

As fierce fighting continues in the city of Abidjan in Ivory Coast, charities are voicing shock at the scope and brutality of post-election violence

As fierce fighting continues in the city of Abidjan in Ivory Coast, charities are voicing shock at the scope and brutality of post-election violence