Gbagbo’s Ousting: U.S Military Offers Support To Nigeria, ECOWAS

UNITED States military command in Africa, AFRICOM, may support Nigeria and ECOWAS in its proposed plan to apply military force to remove defeated President of Cote d’Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo and install the winner of that nation’s presidential polls, Alassane Quattara. Answering questions from foreign correspondents from Washington DC at the weekend, the Commander of AFRICOM, General William Ward, said, “where we’re asked to do something, it would certainly be looked at through our overall foreign ...
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Added February 19, 2011
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