Ivory Coast: Gbagbo captured at presidential compound

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April 11, 2011
Voice of America [US State Media]    
Posted in News

"Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo has been captured by fighters backing the country's internationally recognized president. He was captured at the presidential residence after U.N. and French attack helicopters fired rockets into the compound Monday morning. ... Mr. Gbagbo's capture ends the four-month political standoff between the presidential rivals." (04/11/11)



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