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Situation calm in Ivory Coast after army mutiny ends

The situation in Ivory Coast seemed to be calm on Sunday, according to eyewitness reports, after a late-night pledge by President Alassane Ouattara to pay soldiers arrears they were due ended a weekend mutiny by the army.

Ivory Coast mutiny spreads to largest city Abidjan

An army mutiny in Ivory Coast has spread to the country's commercial capital, Abidjan, where witnesses reported gunfire on Saturday.

Ivory Coast declares three days of mourning, raises terrorism alert

Ivory Coast's president declared three days of mourning and raised the country's terrorism alert to its highest level Monday after attacks at beach resorts claimed by al-Qaeda left 21 people dead.

German, French citizens among those killed in Ivory Coast attack

The four known foreigners killed in an Ivory Coast beach resort attack that claimed 22 lives at the weekend are citizens of Germany, France, Burkina Faso and Cameroon, an Ivorian military spokesman said Monday.

Gunmen attack three hotels in Ivory Coast killing at least 12

Several gunmen attacked three beach hotels in the historic town of Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast, killing at least 12 people, police said on Sunday.

At least 10 killed in attacks on three hotels in Ivory Coast

At least 10 people were killed Sunday in attacks on three beach hotels in Ivory Coast, local media reported.