In Cote d'Ivoire
Jul 26th, 2012
The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to extend the mandate for the U.N. peacekeeping operation in Ivory Coast for another year, while expressing its concern about the country’s security situation. The Security Council, in its resolution extending the peacekeepers’ mand...
In Crime & Corruption
Mar 4th, 2011
The United Nations is investigating suspected arms transfers from Zimbabwe to Ivory Coast’s incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo in violation of U.N. sanctions, according to a report obtained by Reuters. The report emerged after a week of gun battles between forces loyal to Gbagbo and his rival Alas...