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Ivory Coast: reports of massacres ‘across the country’
As the battle for Abidjan intensifies a senior UN investigator into human rights abuses in war-torn Ivory Coast tells Channel 4 News they have received reports of mass killings “across the country”.
800 dead in Ivory Coast violence, says Red Cross
At least 800 people were killed in inter-communal violence in the western Ivorian town of Duekoue earlier this week, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross.
Ivory Coast: Ouattara forces deny ‘mass killing’ claims
As Alassane Ouattara’s opposition forces seize Ivory Coast’s capital city, Channel 4 News learns of unverified reports of mass killings close to where his troops are surrounding 10,000 refugees.
Thousands flee Ivory Coast violence
Ongoing violence in the Ivory Coast, following the disputed election at the end of last year, has seen 20,000 flee across the border to Liberia. Jane Deith hears their stories of violence and abuse.
Ivory Coast: grounds for optimism, says Kenya’s PM
Kenyan premier Raila Odinga tells Channel 4 News a peaceful conclusion to Ivory Coast’s political crisis is still possible, despite the breakdown of talks on Monday.
The world in 2011
International Editor Lindsey Hilsum looks ahead at the key events that could shape world affairs in 2011.
Ivory Coast on brink of humanitarian crisis
As the UN warns that violence in the aftermath of the Ivory Coast’s disputed election could reignite civil war, a charity tells Channel 4 News about the impending “serious humanitarian situation”.