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5 Newspapers Suspended in Ivory Coast

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Five Ivory Coast newspapers whose publications have been temporarily suspended are denouncing the measure. Most of the newspapers were suspended for mocking President Alassane Ouattara or referring to him as a dictator. One was targeted for discussing the safety of Read More

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Ivory Coast’s President Says He’ll Seek 2nd Term

[Associated Press] Ivory Coast’s president, who took office after a protracted, bloody struggle with his predecessor, says he will run for a second term in 2015. Alassane Ouattara made the announcement Wednesday while visiting the northern town of M’Bengue. He says he wants another five-year Read More