Laurent Gbagbo

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AllAfrica.com
'African Union Has Achieved Much More Than Changing ‎Name'in Africa. Thirdly, following the disputed presidential elections held in Ivor
'African Union Has Achieved Much More Than Changing ‎Name'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Africa. Thirdly, following the disputed presidential elections held in Ivory Coast in 2010, in which the former leader Laurent Gbagbo and former opposition leader Alassane Ouattara (the incumbent) each claimed to be the winner, the African... Read more
7d
BBC News
Jean-Pierre Bemba: DR Congo ex-warlord guilty of war crimesSudan's Omar al-Bashir have used accusations of bias as a smokescreen to evade
Jean-Pierre Bemba: DR Congo ex-warlord guilty of war crimes
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Sudan's Omar al-Bashir have used accusations of bias as a smokescreen to evade justice. One former president, Ivory Coast's Laurent Gbagbo, is on trial accused of war crimes. And the ICC is investigating non-African cases. The BBC is not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 21 June 2016in the cells in the Netherlands court during thie trials are former presidents
African Press Review 21 June 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
in the cells in the Netherlands court during thie trials are former presidents Charles Taylor of Liberia, Côte d'Ivoire's Laurent Gbagbo and a former vice-president of the DRC, Jean-Pierre Bemba, whose sentencing takes place later today. Annan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kenyatta, Ruto Should Not Have Been Free During Hague Court Trial'who were detained in the cells in the Netherlands as their cases proceeded are
'Kenyatta, Ruto Should Not Have Been Free During Hague Court Trial'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
who were detained in the cells in the Netherlands as their cases proceeded are former presidents Charles Taylor (Liberia), Laurent Gbagbo (Cote d’Ivoire) and a former vice-president of DR Congo, Jean-Pierre Bemba, whose sentencing is to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Undress for Redress - the Rise of Naked ProtestsAnd in 2011, women in Côte d'Ivoire stripped naked as part of a widespread prot
Undress for Redress - the Rise of Naked Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
And in 2011, women in Côte d'Ivoire stripped naked as part of a widespread protest against the refusal of President Laurent Gbagbo to step down. Over the past few years, they have also grown in frequency in Uganda, particularly over the... Read more
20d
The Star
Ivory Coast land disputes threaten new violence as war refugees returnfighting in 2011 when forces loyal to presidential election winner Alassane Oua
Ivory Coast land disputes threaten new violence as war refugees return
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
fighting in 2011 when forces loyal to presidential election winner Alassane Ouattara fought to install him after his rival, Laurent Gbagbo, refused to cede power. The Krou were among the groups that had supported Gbagbo. But the roots of the... Read more
20d
Channel NewsAsia
Ivory Coast land disputes threaten new violence as war refugees returnfighting in 2011 when forces loyal to presidential election winner Alassane Oua
Ivory Coast land disputes threaten new violence as war refugees return
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
fighting in 2011 when forces loyal to presidential election winner Alassane Ouattara fought to install him after his rival, Laurent Gbagbo, refused to cede power. The Krou were among the groups that had supported Gbagbo. But the roots of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ICC prosecutor vows to investigate both sides in Ivory Coaston the other side." A lack of funding was largely to blame for slow progress,
ICC prosecutor vows to investigate both sides in Ivory Coast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
on the other side." A lack of funding was largely to blame for slow progress, she said. The trial of ex-Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo began in January, with prosecutors accusing him of orchestrating "unspeakable violence" to cling to power... Read more
26d
The Star
ICC prosecutor vows to investigate both sides in Ivory Coaston the other side." A lack of funding was largely to blame for slow progress,
ICC prosecutor vows to investigate both sides in Ivory Coast
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
on the other side." A lack of funding was largely to blame for slow progress, she said. The trial of ex-Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo began in January, with prosecutors accusing him of orchestrating "unspeakable violence" to cling to power... Read more
27d
The China Post
Ivory Coast ex-1st lady reports assault— I am accused of direct involvement," she said, wearing a violet scarf around
Ivory Coast ex-1st lady reports assault
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
— I am accused of direct involvement," she said, wearing a violet scarf around her shoulders. The wife of former president Laurent Gbagbo, nicknamed Ivory Coast's "Iron Lady," also said she suffered a rape attempt when she and her husband were... Read more
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28d
Namibia Economist
Chad’s former president has been found guilty of crimes against humanity. Who’s next?they have taken refuge, then perhaps fewer tyrants would escape justice. There
Chad’s former president has been found guilty of crimes against humanity. Who’s next?
Namibia Economist / Posted 28 days ago
they have taken refuge, then perhaps fewer tyrants would escape justice. There is reason to hope this may be happening. Laurent Gbagbo, the ex-president of Côte d’Ivoire, is currently on trial in The Hague for abuses committed after he refused... Read more
28d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Future looking bleak for 'Iron Lady'is accused of planning and organising rights abuses against supporters of her h
Future looking bleak for 'Iron Lady'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 28 days ago
is accused of planning and organising rights abuses against supporters of her husband's rival for the presidency. But Laurent Gbagbo was defeated at the polls and faces trial in the International Criminal Court in The Hague inthe... Read more
28d
Inquirier.net
Ivory Coast’s ex first lady on trial for poll bloodbathaccused of planning and directing rights abuses against supporters of her husba
Ivory Coast’s ex first lady on trial for poll bloodbath
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
accused of planning and directing rights abuses against supporters of her husband’s presidential rival to try to maintain Laurent Gbagbo in power at all costs. He was finally defeated at the polls however and is currently also facing trial at the... Read more
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29d
ABC News
Ivory Coast Opens War Crimes Trial Against Ex-Leader's Wifesupporters of her husband's opponent after the 2010 election. More than 3,000
Ivory Coast Opens War Crimes Trial Against Ex-Leader's Wife
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
supporters of her husband's opponent after the 2010 election. More than 3,000 people were killed after ex-President Laurent Gbagbo refused to accept defeat to now President Alassane Ouattara. Simone Gbagbo has been in custody since April... Read more
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29d
Eye Witness News
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimesat home came after the gotv rejected her extradition to international court in
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimes
Eye Witness News / Posted 29 days ago
at home came after the gotv rejected her extradition to international court in The Hague. FILE: Her husband, ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, is already before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on charges linked to the brief conflict, which was... Read more
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29d
Channel NewsAsia
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimesat home came after the government rejected her extradition to international cou
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
at home came after the government rejected her extradition to international court in The Hague. Her husband, ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, is already before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on charges linked to the brief conflict, which was... Read more
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29d
The Star
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimesat home came after the government rejected her extradition to international cou
Ivory Coast ex-first lady goes on trial for war crimes
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
at home came after the government rejected her extradition to international court in The Hague. Her husband, ex-president Laurent Gbagbo, is already before the International Criminal Court (ICC) on charges linked to the brief conflict, which was... Read more
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29d
International Business Times
Trial of Ivory Coast's former First Lady Simone Gbagbo is 'not credible' claims rights activists first lady Simone Gbagbo for crimes against humanity. She was arrested in 2011,
Trial of Ivory Coast's former First Lady Simone Gbagbo is 'not credible' claims rights activists
International Business Times / Posted 29 days ago
first lady Simone Gbagbo for crimes against humanity. She was arrested in 2011, along with her husband, former President Laurent Gbagbo, and has already been sentenced to jail on a separate charge. In March, the former first lady was sentenced... Read more
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29d
Guardian Unlimited
Simone Gbagbo goes on trial accused of crimes against humanityher final appeal against the 20-year sentence from her first trial. Ivory Coas
Simone Gbagbo goes on trial accused of crimes against humanity
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 days ago
her final appeal against the 20-year sentence from her first trial. Ivory Coast suffered months of bloodshed after Laurent Gbagbo and his supporters refused to accept defeat to Ouattara in a 2010 election. The violence was ultimately halted... Read more
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iol.co.za
I Coast rights groups slam ex-first lady’s trialgroups acting as plaintiffs in the case have pulled out, blasting the proceedin
I Coast rights groups slam ex-first lady’s trial
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
groups acting as plaintiffs in the case have pulled out, blasting the proceedings as flawed. The wife of former president Laurent Gbagbo has already been handed a 20-year jail sentence for “attacking state authority” over her role in post-election... Read more
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asianage
Ivory Coast's ex-first lady on trial for crimes against humanitygroups acting as plaintiffs in the case have pulled out, blasting the proceedin
Ivory Coast's ex-first lady on trial for crimes against humanity
asianage / Posted 29 days ago
groups acting as plaintiffs in the case have pulled out, blasting the proceedings as flawed. The wife of ex president Laurent Gbagbo has already been handed a 20-year jail sentence for "attacking state authority" over her role in post-election... Read more
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29d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Ivory Coast's ex-first lady on trial for crimes against humanityThe wife of ex president Laurent Gbagbo has already been handed a 20-year jail
Ivory Coast's ex-first lady on trial for crimes against humanity
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 29 days ago
The wife of ex president Laurent Gbagbo has already been handed a 20-year jail sentence for "attacking state authority" over her role in post-election violence in 2010 that left more than 3,000 people dead. Accused of involvement in rights abuses... Read more
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29d
AllAfrica.com
President Has No Vision for Ghana - Nana Addowar. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were ki
President Has No Vision for Ghana - Nana Addo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
war. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were killed as a result of the election between Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara. "In five years, because of good, strong leadership, Cote d'Ivoire is today the number... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Simone Gbagbo Trial Beginsand fair, the hopes of victims will be short-lived." The post-election crisis
Simone Gbagbo Trial Begins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
and fair, the hopes of victims will be short-lived." The post-election crisis stemmed from the refusal of then-president Laurent Gbagbo to cede power to the current president, Alassane Ouattara, following the November 2010 presidential elections.... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Electing Akufo-Addo would be a ‘mistake’ – Kofi Adamswar. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were ki
Electing Akufo-Addo would be a ‘mistake’ – Kofi Adams
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 30 days ago
war. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were killed as a result of the election between Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara. In five years, because of good, strong leadership, Cote d’Ivoire is today the number... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Addo is lost – Adamswar. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were ki
Addo is lost – Adams
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 30 days ago
war. The election in 2010 led to 100,000 displaced people, 3,000 people were killed as a result of the election between Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara. In five years, because of good, strong leadership, Cote d’Ivoire is today the number... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Needs Dialogue On a Non-Violent Oppositioncountry, compared the Ivorian civil war to the 2011 Libyan civil war and called
Africa Needs Dialogue On a Non-Violent Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
country, compared the Ivorian civil war to the 2011 Libyan civil war and called on the international community to remove Laurent Gbagbo from power. Independent electoral commissions are centres of do-or-die struggles involving ruling and... Read more
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International Business Times
Ivory Coast rejects former First Lady Simone Gbagbo's appeal against 20-year sentence in post-election violence occurred in 2010. Simone Gbagbo was charged with unde
Ivory Coast rejects former First Lady Simone Gbagbo's appeal against 20-year sentence
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
in post-election violence occurred in 2010. Simone Gbagbo was charged with undermining state security after her husband, Laurent Gbagbo, contested the result of 2010's presidential election that saw Alassane Ouattara emerging as winner. Violence... Read more
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iol.co.za
I Coast court rejects appeal by ex-first ladyGbagbo's appeal against a 20-year sentence over her role in the violence that f
I Coast court rejects appeal by ex-first lady
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
Gbagbo's appeal against a 20-year sentence over her role in the violence that followed the 2010 elections that her husband Laurent Gbagbo lost, her lawyer said. “The supreme court on Thursday rejected our appeal,” Rodrigue Dadje told AFP,... Read more

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