In February last year a gang of men with machetes ambushed two villages in western Ivory Coast, disembowelling a soldier and pulling out most of his organs before slaying three of his colleagues.May 24, 2015, 08:55 AM IST
The US ambassador to South Korea left a Seoul hospital on Tuesday, five days after he was slashed by a knife-wielding Korean nationalist with a history of violent protest, causing wounds that required 80 stitches to the envoy`s face.Mar 10, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
Alassane Ouattara assumed the presidency after Gbagbo was ousted on April 11.May 14, 2011, 11:39 AM IST
Switzerland said it had frozen 70 million Swiss francs linked to Gbagbo.May 06, 2011, 09:33 AM IST
More than 1,000 people died across Ivory Coast in the violence.May 05, 2011, 09:48 AM IST
A renegade warlord
in Ivory Coast on Saturday said he was ready to lay down his arms as
ordered by the new president, but said it would take time to
Ouattara`s forces attacked to dislodge die-hard militia of deposed
Captured Ivory Coast
strongman Laurent Gbagbo has been moved to a secret location
outside of the main city, Abidjan, but will remain under UN
guard, a UN spokesman said.
Clashes involving heavy weapons
erupted in two districts of Ivory Coast`s commercial capital
Abidjan loyal to former president Laurent Gbagbo one day after
he was captured, witnesses on Tuesday.
I Coast`s UN backed Prez Ouattara has called for peace after the arrest of rival Laurent Gbagbo.Apr 12, 2011, 12:28 PM IST
UN & France attacked to suppress the use of heavy weapons by Gbagbo`s troops.Apr 11, 2011, 10:57 AM IST
French military confirmed, fighting was under way around Gbagbo`s residence.Apr 07, 2011, 00:57 AM IST
French and UN forces have attacked the military bases controlled by Gbagbo.Apr 05, 2011, 21:35 PM IST
The streets of Ivory Coast`s
economic capital Abidjan were deserted on Sunday while fighting
abated near bastions of strongman Laurent Gbagbo.
UN-backed Prez Ouattara has warned rival Laurent Gbagbo that he has a "last chance" to step down.Mar 16, 2011, 12:32 PM IST
Ivorian troops have killed at least six protesters demanding Laurent Gbagbo to step down as leader.Feb 22, 2011, 10:25 AM IST
Strongman Laurent Gbagbo has said that he is open to talks with his rival but not ready to give up the Ivory Coast presidency.Jan 19, 2011, 10:34 AM IST
Forces loyal to Laurent Gbagbo have begun attacking and burning UN vehicles in Ivory Coast.Jan 14, 2011, 09:50 AM IST
3 West African presidents met Gbagbo to deliver an ultimatum from the ECOWAS bloc to step down.Dec 29, 2010, 23:41 PM IST
US has denied as "absurd"
allegations that it had sent mercenaries to the Ivory Coast to
oust strongman Laurent Gbagbo, as tensions mounted in the