UN Declines Military Action Against Gbagbo

ALTHOUGH the United Nations, the United States and France, among other leading Western countries, are actively advocating the ousting of the defeated Ivorien President, Laurent Gbagbo, from power, international troops from the UN will not join in the forceful removal, as it is being planned by the ECOWAS under Nigeria’s leadership. Gbagbo has refused to step down after losing the country’s recent presidential election. Answering questions during the week, the UN Under Secretary ...
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Added January 22, 2011
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