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  1. Liberia: Attack Near Ivorian Border That Killed Two Draws Liberia 'Concern'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Coast was hit hard during Ivory Coast's 2010-11 postelection violence, which erupted after former President Laurent Gbagbo refused to concede defeat to his successor, Alassane Ouattara. Pro-Gbagbo fighters fled along with civilians into neighboring ...

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  2. Ivory Coast army post attacked, 2 soldiers killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Recordpub.com

    ... y Coast was hit hard during Ivory Coast's 2010-11 postelection violence, which erupted after former President Laurent Gbagbo refused to concede defeat to his successor, Alassane Ouattara.

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  3. Liberian gunmen attack army baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... lasted over an hour. Ivory Coast's government has blamed previous attacks on supporters of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, who are based in Liberia. We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're ...

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  4. Attack on Ivory Coast army posts kills 2 soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... Coast was hit hard during Ivory Coast's 2010-11 postelection violence, which erupted after former President Laurent Gbagbo refused to concede defeat to his successor, Alassane Ouattara. Pro-Gbagbo fighters fled along with civilians into neighboring ...

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  5. Gunmen kill two soldiers in attack on Ivory Coast border townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... area in less than a year. Ivory Coast's government has blamed previous attacks on supporters of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo based in Liberia. Grabo's parliament representative Yaya Coulibaly said gunfire erupted around 3 am (0300 GMT) and an ...

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  6. Cote d'Ivoire: It Is Time for Nation and ICC to End the Cycle of Revenge and RetributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Since the end of the civil war in Cte d'Ivoire in May 2011, efforts to achieve national reconciliation have clearly been unsuccessful. The many supporters of the former President Laurent Gbagbo, who is now standing trial before the International Criminal Court, are not seeing equal justice.

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  7. Cote d'Ivoire: Empty Chair PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    With Cte d'Ivoire's presidential elections slated for November 2015 and the country still recovering from the violence that followed the last polls in 2010, the role of the former ruling party and now the main opposition is anyone's guess. The Ivorian Popular Front ruled this West African nation for ten years under the stewardship of Laurent Gbagbo, the country's former president and the party's founding father.

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  8. Cote d'Ivoire: Ivorian Justice for Simone GbagboRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... unrest that followed the presidential elections in 2010. The violence was triggered by the then President Laurent Gbagbo's refusal to recognize that the election had been won by his opponent Alassane Ouattara, Ivory Coast's current president. ...

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  9. Africa 2014 in Review: Counterrevolution, Neocolonialism, and the Mass StruggleRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Dissident Voice

    Mrs. Simone Gbagbo, the former first lady of Ivory Coast, made an appearance in court inside the country on December 26. She is charged with alleged crimes in connection with the tenure of her husband, the ousted President Laurent Gbagbo, who is now under the custody of the International Criminal Court in The Hague. President Gbagbo was targeted by the former colonial power France and the United States for removal beginning in late 2010.

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  10. Cote d'Ivoire: Lawyers Plan for Simone Gbagbo's First InterrogationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Simone Gbagbo is being trial along with 82 civilian and military supporters of her husband, former President Laurent Gbagbo. Speaking on behalf of the nine defence lawyers, Dadj Rodrigue said they had not yet met their clients to better prepare the ...

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  11. Cote d'Ivoire: Simone Gbagbo Likely to Face 20-Year SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Soungalo Coulibaly, the prosecutor handling the Ivoirian First Lady, Simone Gbagbo's case charged for her alleged role in the October 2010 post-election violence says, "If she is found guilty, she will get 20 years to life imprisonment because we are talking about a crime against state security." The trial of Simone Gbagbo along with 82 civilian and military supporters of her husband, former President Laurent Gbagbo, started on December 26, 2014, continued in Abidjan on Monday, December 29 and is likely to last for at least a month, Reuters reported.

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  12. Cote d'Ivoire: Simone Gbagbo's Trial BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The trial against Simone Gbagbo, wife of Ivory Coast's ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, opened on Friday in the capital Abidjan. She is accused of aiding her husband to maintain his grip on power after elections in 2010.

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  13. Ivory Coast's former first lady goes on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... standing trial with 82 others, to cheers and applause from the public. The 65-year-old wife of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo took a front seat before the judge next to her husband's last prime minister and party chief Pascal Affi N'Guessan. All 77 men ...

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  14. Former Ivory Coast first lady goes on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    The former first lady of the Ivory Coast, Simone Gbagbo, has gone on trial for her alleged role in post-election violence in 2010. The trial of the 65-year-old and 82 civilian and military supporters of her husband, former president Laurent Gbagbo, began under heavy security on Friday and was broadcast on radio.

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  15. Former first lady of Ivory Coast on trial over election chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of Ms. Gbagbo and 82 other civilians and soldiers is the most important of its kind in the country since Laurent Gbagbo was driven from the presidency in April, 2011. The trial before nine jurors began under heavy security and was being widely ...

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  16. Ivory Coast's ex 'Iron Lady', Simone Gbagbo, on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... standing trial with 82 others, to cheers and applause from the public. The 65-year-old wife of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, dressed in yellow and with her hair plaited, took a front seat before the judge next to her husband's last prime minister and ...

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  17. Ivory Coast ex-First Lady on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The trial has begun in Ivory Coast of the ex-first lady, Simone Gbagbo, 65, for her alleged role in post-election violence five years ago, the BBC reports The wife of former President Laurent Gbagbo has been charged along with 82 supporters of her husband. Mr Gbagbo is awaiting trial at the International Criminal Court on charges of crimes against humanity.

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  18. Lawyer Blames Politics for Trial of Former First Lady of Ivory CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Voice of America

    The attorney for Simone Gbagbo, wife of Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo, says he will petition a court to release the former first lady from three years under house arrest as her trial continues next week. Mrs. Gbagbo is charged with attempting to undermine the country's security, because of her alleged role in the 2010 post-election violence that left about 3,000 people dead and scores displaced from their homes.

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  19. Trial opens of I.Coast's Former First Lady Simone Gbagb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... standing trial with 82 others, to cheers and applause from the public. The 65-year-old wife of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo wore a yellow silk dress and trussed hair as she faced the judge, while outside riot police were deployed and officers ...

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  20. After Kenyatta Setback, ICC Struggles to Move AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... a number of court successes this year, including getting charges confirmed against former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo, whose trial begins next year. He says the court needs the resources and support to do its job effectively - including from ...

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