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  1. ICC says former Ivory Coast president is fit to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Judges at the International Criminal Court have ruled that former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo is fit to stand trial for his alleged involvement in deadly post-election violence in his country. Gbagbo is scheduled to go on trial Jan. 28 on charges including murder, rape and persecution.

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  2. The most interesting thing about C te da Ivoirea s election was that it wasna t interestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... organize. HouphouA t-Boigny won a seventh term, with 82 percent of the vote; the main opposition candidate, Laurent Gbagbo of the Front Populaire Ivoirien (FPI or Ivorian Popular Front), won a mere 18 percent. After the election, the ailing ...

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  3. Cote d'Ivoire: Doing Right By Victims in Cote d'IvoireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... abuses. The International Criminal Court (ICC) is due to begin its trial against former President Laurent Gbagbo and his co-defendant, Charles Bl Goud, in January; while playing a very important role, the ICC alone cannot respond to the need for ...

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  4. Cote d'Ivoire: What's At Stake for Stability?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... opposed views about the political strategy that ought to be adopted. This is the party of former President Laurent Gbagbo - who is currently awaiting the opening of his trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) next month on 10 November. ...

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  5. ICC Assesses Health of Ivorian Ex-leader Ahead of TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Voice of America

    Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo attends a confirmation of charges hearing in his pre-trial at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Feb. 19, 2013. The International Criminal Court is holding a two-day hearing on the health of former Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo, whose trial in The Hague has been postponed until January.

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  6. Three problematic African electionsRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... growth of eight per cent for each of the past three years. In 2010, Ouattara won a disputed election over Laurent Gbagbo, who refused to give up power. Gbagbo is facing trial at the International Criminal Court on charges of crimes against humanity ...

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  7. .com | I Coast's Ouattara sworn in for 2nd presidential termRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | News24

    ... triggered several months of bloodshed in which some 3,000 people died as his predecessor, strongman leader Laurent Gbagbo, refused to concede defeat. Gbagbo was eventually defeated by pro-Ouattara forces, backed by the UN and France, and is now ...

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  8. Ivory Coast's Ouattara pledges economic inclusion in second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... in a country still deeply divided along political and ethnic lines. Many supporter of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo heeded a call by hardliners from his Ivorian Popular Front party to boycott the vote last month. Gbagbo, whose refusal to accept ...

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  9. Kenya: ICC Big Obstacle in Kenya's Path to True ReconciliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... conflict, which is understood too often in the West as merely a contest between two political rivals, Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara. In fact, the two merely represented the faces of opposing sides underpinned by what the scholar Mahmood ...

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  10. .com | Ivory Coast president vows to lower unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | News24

    ... such post-conflict reconciliation has been minimal, and justice one-sided. After Ouattara defeated incumbent Laurent Gbagbo in 2010, Gbagbo's refusal to leave office led to months of fighting that killed more than 3 000 people and dragged on until ...

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  11. Ivory Coast president vows to lower unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... such post-conflict reconciliation has been minimal, and justice one-sided. After Ouattara defeated incumbent Laurent Gbagbo in 2010, Gbagbo's refusal to leave office led to months of fighting that killed more than 3,000 people and dragged on until ...

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  12. Ivory Coast President Ouattara easily wins re-electionRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... our country went through" after the election five years ago. In that contest, Ouattara defeated ex-president Laurent Gbagbo in a runoff but Gbagbo refused to step down, leading to violence that killed more than 3,000 people and dragged on until ...

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  13. Replace current voters register - " Spiritualist charges ECRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    A renowned spiritualist, Sham-un Jibril; has added his voice to calls for the Electoral Commission to heed calls by the section of Ghanaians calling for the current voters register to be replaced. In what he called 'spiritual advice,' to the Electoral Commission , Sham-un said the register had to be replaced immediately to avert any incidence of chaos and doom which could potentially break out.

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  14. Alassane Ouattara easily wins Ivory Coast electionRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... went through" after the election five years ago. In that contest, Mr Ouattara defeated former president Laurent Gbagbo in a run-off but Gbagbo refused to step down, leading to violence that killed more than 3,000 people and dragged on until Gbagbo's ...

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  15. Trial delayed for former Ivory Coast president GbagboRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2015 | WAOW

    The International Criminal Court has postponed the start of the trial of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo until next year to give judges time to assess his health. Judges ruled Wednesday that the trial that was due to start Nov. 10 will now get underway on Jan. 28. They also scheduled a hearing starting Nov. 10 to question three experts who have assessed the 70-year-old Gbagbo's health and fitness to stand trial.

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  16. Ouattara re-elected as Ivory Coast presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... just 9.29 percent of ballots and ran on behalf of the Ivorian Popular Front -- the party of former leader Laurent Gbagbo. Ouattara unseated Gbagbo in 2010 but the then president refused to concede defeat, sparking a wave of violence which left ...

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  17. Cote d'Ivoire: Nation Eagerly Awaits Election ResultsRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of the month she preferred to stay with her children. The slender woman is a supporter of former President Laurent Gbagbo. She still stands by that position. "When I saw Gbagbo's proposals, I thought to myself: Fine, that helps the country," Mariame ...

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  18. Ivory Coast president easily wins re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    ... our country went through" after the election five years ago. In that contest, Ouattara defeated ex-president Laurent Gbagbo in a runoff but Gbagbo refused to step down, leading to violence that killed more than 3,000 people and dragged on until ...

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  19. Alassane Ouattara wins 2nd term as president in Ivory CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | CBC News

    ... cent. The presidential vote was the first since the 2010 contest in which Ouattara defeated then-President Laurent Gbagbo, whose refusal to step aside sparked months of violence that killed thousands. Ouattara campaigned on the West African ...

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  20. Ivory Coast presidential vote hailed as fair and peacefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... a "great achievement" for the Ivorians. The 2010-2011 crisis, which pitted Ouattara against former strongman Laurent Gbagbo, was the bloody epilogue to a decade of upheaval that had split the country between a rebel-held north and a loyalist south. ...

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