Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast opposition cries foul after approval of new constitution

Opposition parties in Ivory Coast cried foul Wednesday, hours after the electoral commission announced that voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution.

4 held at German-Austrian border after bomb materials found in car

A Polish national and three African men were arrested after they were stopped at the German-Austrian border in a car that contained weapons and materials to build explosive devices, a police...

Ivory Coast former first lady to be tried for crimes against humanity

The former first lady of Ivory Coast, Simone Gbagbo, is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday for crimes against humanity allegedly committed during the 2010-2011 post-election crisis in the...

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...

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.