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  1. Africa: Other African Cases At the ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... serious bodily injury, murder, pillaging and forced enlistment of children. The trial of former president of Cote d'Ivoire Laurent Gbagbo and his close political associate, Charles Ble Goude, started on February 28. Mr Gbagbo was surrendered to the ...

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  2. Dry Ivory Coast weather takes toll on cocoa treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Feb 8 More dry and hot weather last week in most of Ivory Coast's main cocoa regions damaged cocoa trees, young flowers and small pods, threatening to delay and reduce the next mid-crop, farmers said on Monday. The dry season in Ivory Coast, the world's top cocoa grower, runs from mid-November to March.

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  3. Orange Strikes $160M Deal for Tigo DRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Light Reading

    ... outlined plans to monitor networks across a number of markets in the region from facilities in Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) and Dakar (Senegal). (See Orange Lauds Attractions of Airtel Africa Deal .) Many of these countries also look attractive because ...

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  4. Apollo confirms gold at BoundialiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    ... presence of significant mineralised structures below shallow soil cover at its Boundiali property in northern Cote d'Ivoire. FIRST holes at the Antoinette prospect recorded 20m at 2.71g/t Au and 36m at 1.54g/t Au.

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  5. San Pedro High Girls Soccer Wins 11th Straight Marine League TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | San Pedro News Pilot

    In many ways, the San Pedro High girls soccer team knows they have to go through Narbonne of Harbor City in order to win, or for the 11th straight season, defend a Marine League championship. This time, the host Gauchos were primed and ready to make things not so smoothly as it was back on January 20 at San Pedro.

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  6. Press liberalization in NigerRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2011 | Black Star Journal

    ... long-time opposition leaders turn autocratic as soon as they gain power. Senegal's Abdoulaye wade and former Cote d'Ivoire strongman Laurent Gbagbo are just two. So it's gratifying to see Niger's leader bucking the trend. Labels: Niger , press ...

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  7. Arrest warrant for Ble GoudeRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2011 | Black Star Journal

    An international arrest warrant has been issued for Charles Ble Goude , one of Cote d'Ivoire's most notorious criminals. Ble Goude is the long-time leader of the 'Jeunes patriotes' , a group that's little more than an armed gang affiliated with whichever political group claims the nationalist/xenophobic mantle.

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  8. Ivorian Opposition Says President Shielding Supporters From ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Voice of America

    Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara speaks during his inauguration ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Nov. 3, 2015. Members of the political opposition in Ivory Coast are accusing President Alassane Ouattara of trying to protect his supporters from being prosecuted by the International Criminal Court .

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  9. Ivory Coast cocoa quality to see sharp mid-crop decline - exportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    MEAGUI, Ivory Coast, Feb 4 The quality of cocoa in top grower Ivory Coast's main crop has already fallen to levels normally seen later in the year as poor weather takes its toll, raising fears for the April-to-September mid-crop, exporters and farmers said on Thursday. Exporters expect extreme temperatures and dry, dusty conditions, the result of the most severe Harmattan winds in three decades, to cause a sharp drop in the size of the mid-crop.

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  10. Gbagbo trial: First witness takes standRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Iol.co.za

    The first witness in the trial of former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo gave a harrowing account Wednesday of coming under fire from troops loyal to the ex-leader during an unarmed march after 2010 polls. "I was dragging my leg and saw that the bone was sticking out," the first prosecution witness identified only as P547 told the International Criminal Court.

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  11. Gbagbo forces 'shot unarmed ICoast protesters,' ICC toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New Vision

    The first witness in the trial of former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo gave a harrowing account Wednesday of being shot at by troops loyal to the ex-leader during an unarmed march after 2010 polls. "I was dragging my leg and saw that the bone was sticking out," the first prosecution witness identified only as P-547 told the International Criminal Court.

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  12. Cote d'Ivoire: Bonikro Communities Disillusioned By Lack of Progress and DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the first things a visitor notices in Hire -the closest city to Bonikro mine located 250 km north-west of the Cote d'Ivoire's commercial capital Abidjan- is the thick layer of dust that covers public buildings and houses that appear to have never ...

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  13. No blood on my hands', Ivory Coast ex-youth leader tells ICC : February 03, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Daily Times

    ... judges he would never foment ethnic or religious tension in the world's largest cocoa grower. "We know in the Cote d'Ivoire that we will never use ethnic group against ethnic group... religion against religion." "It is dangerous. So don't play with ...

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  14. 'No blood on my hands', I. Coast ex-youth leader tells ICC The Hague...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Yahoo!

    ... judges he would never foment ethnic or religious tension in the world's largest cocoa grower. "We know in the Cote d'Ivoire that we will never use ethnic group against ethnic group... religion against religion." Lawyers showed a video of Ble Goude ...

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  15. Worst Harmattan winds in decades to slash Ivory Coast cocoa mid-cropRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Reuters

    SOUBRE, Ivory Coast, Feb 2 Extreme temperatures and dry, dusty conditions in Ivory Coast, the result of the most severe Harmattan winds in three decades, will lead to a sharp drop in cocoa output from the top grower's upcoming mid-crop, exporters and farmers said on Tuesday. Ivorian cocoa arrivals at the ports were trailing last year's record crop by just 30,000 tonnes by the end of January, according to exporters estimates.

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  16. Revolution Sign Swiss League Captain to Designated Player ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Bent Musket

    ... a new Designated Player to a pre-contract two weeks ago. Now, that speculation ends as the club has revealed Cote d'Ivoire midfielder Xavier Kouassi to be the player in question. Kouassi will finish out the remainder of the 2015-2016 season with FC ...

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  17. Cote d'Ivoire: Gbagbo Accuses France of Helping Ouattara Topple Him By ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | AllAfrica.com

    ... said. "A fleet of French military aircraft delivered heavy weapons to pro-Ouattara combatants in the north of Cote d'Ivoire in February and March 2011, once again breaking the UN embargo." The UN's condemnation of the market shelling led to "a ...

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  18. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NWAonline

    The U.S. has boosted its emergency food aid to Ethiopia by nearly $100 million to combat one of the worst droughts in decades, the U.S. Agency for International Development announced Sunday. The aid is urgently needed to head off a humanitarian disaster brought on by the El Nino climate phenomenon that has affected seasonal rains, agency administrator Gayle Smith said.

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  19. Ivory Coast's Outtara took power with France support: GbagboRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Yahoo!

    ... said. "A fleet of French military aircraft delivered heavy weapons to pro-Ouattara combatants in the north of Cote d'Ivoire in February and March 2011, once again breaking the UN embargo," he said, using Ivory Coast's French name. If the two men are ...

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  20. French forces helped to oust Gbagbo in Ivory Coast: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | GlobalNews

    A supporter of Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo holds a flyer picturing Gbagbo and reading in French "April 11 Solidarity with Laurent Gbagbo" during a demonstration on April 11, 2015 in Abidjan on the anniversary of Gbagbo's arrest by the International Criminal Court of The Hague, on charges of crimes against humanity after post-election violence in 2011. THE HAGUE, Netherlands - A defence lawyer says former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo was working to restore democracy in his country when he was forcibly ousted from power by French forces, mercenaries and other supporters of current President Alassane Ouattara.

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