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COTE D'IVOIRE: Alassane Ouattara allied forces reached Yamoussoukro

March 30th, 2011 · Comments Off

REUTERS - The forces in favor of Alassane Ouattara reached Wednesday Yamoussoukro, the administrative capital of Côte d'Ivoire, reported residents and military sources.
Before they had captured the town of Tiebissou, 40 km north of Yamoussoukro, Bouaké after disembarking, the second largest city which serves as a "capital" of the rebels during the […]

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UK: Hundreds of thousands of Britons on the streets against austerity

March 27th, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - Britons are descended en masse on Saturday in the streets of London to say no to austerity, a manifestation of a magnitude rare in a country not customary for such demonstrations social, but tarnished by vandals.
The unions, who dreamed of making this day a milestone in the mobilization against the […]

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MIDDLE EAST: Islamic Jihad claimed two new rockets at Israel

March 23rd, 2011 · Comments Off

Al-Quds Brigades, armed wing of the radical Islamic Jihad, claimed responsibility on Wednesday morning the firing of two rockets at Israel, in a statement released in Gaza.
Al-Quds Brigades have attributed the authorship of two rocket attacks against the town of Beersheba in the Negev (southern Israel) and that of Ashdod, near the […]

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FLYING RIO PARIS: After Airbus, Air France put under formal investigation for "manslaughter"

March 19th, 2011 · Comments Off

After Airbus Thursday, the airline Air France was indicted Friday for manslaughter in the accident investigation in June 2009 flight from Rio to Paris, three days before the launch of new search for black boxes of plane .
The investigating judge, Sylvie Zimmerman has served on Friday morning to the Chief of Air […]

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COTE D'IVOIRE: Security situation deteriorates further in Abidjan

March 15th, 2011 · Comments Off

Fighting with heavy weapons broke out Monday afternoon in Abidjan in the strategic district of Adjame, reflecting a significant deterioration in the security situation in the Ivorian economic capital since the beginning of the post-election crisis.
The crisis arose from the presidency in November 2010 has already claimed nearly 400 lives, according to […]

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COTE D'IVOIRE: In Addis Ababa, Gbagbo's camp rejects the proposals of the AU

March 11th, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - Representatives of the Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo rejected out Thursday in Addis Ababa proposals supposedly "binding" presented by a panel of heads of state mandated by the African Union (AU), raising the specter of a recovery civil war.
"We felt that a proposal is unacceptable," said president of the Ivorian Popular […]

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TUNISIA - LIBYA: At Dhibat, solidarity and small border traffic

March 7th, 2011 · Comments Off

At Dhibat, a few miles from a border post in southern Tunisia, Imed, Head of Technical Services of the town, anxiously account the number of trucks entering Tunisia. According to this official, 40% of Tunisian companies depend on trade with Libya.
This Sunday afternoon, two trucks went with a destination of Tunis. This […]

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IRAN: Parliament calls for the trial of two opposition leaders

March 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - The Iranian Parliament Wednesday called for the trial of two opposition leaders and reformist Mehdi Mousavi Karoubi, accused of being "traitors" and "cons-revolutionaries", denying justice once again be imprisoned .
"Those who have called and encouraged insecurity on 25 Bahman (14 February) as Mousavi and Mehdi Karoubi and other traitors are […]

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