Newzulu Mobile citizenside
In partnership with :

Citizenstaff Citizenstaff ∞ Points
Follow
Added
Following
Delete
Deleted
Pending
Loading
Error
20
Vote
Vote
I saw this story on the Citizenside and thought you should see it

Ivory Coast: Heavy combat in Abidjan

Blog Abidjan, Ivory Coast - 04 April 2011

[Photo : r.mielcarek - United Nations patrol in Abidjan, December 2010]

IVORY COAST - Fighting in Abidjan has intensified, with heavy gunfire heard across the city. After three days of combat, pro-Ouattara commanders insist the city will fall soon.

On April 3 French forces took control of the Abidjan airport to aid the evacuation of French civilians. The French military has announced that nearly 300 soldiers were involved.

Vote
Vote
Report
Related images
Comments (2)
Please use only letters, numbers or '_'.
Please provide your email address.
Send
Cancel
Newscalls
Attacks in Brussels today left 30 people dead and hundreds wounded. Will your town be holding a vigil for the victims? If... Read story
Super Tuesday is here! If you are going to the polls to vote today, share your videos with us to help our coverage of the... Read story
Junior doctors will be going on strike today throughout England for the first time in 40 years. Will you be attending the... Read story
Brave swimmers gathered today for the annual Redcar Boxing Day dip on December 26, 2015 at 11 am. Were you there? Please... Read story
The entire Los Angeles Unified School District has been closed on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 after receiving a... Read story