Ivory Coast

1.9.17

Didier Drogba Lives for the Ivory Coast

Didier Drogba is one of the most decorated soccer stars on the planet, but his accomplishments far surpass athletics.

1.5.17

Didier Drogba Lives for the Ivory Coast

Didier Drogba is one of the most decorated soccer stars on the planet, but his accomplishments far surpass athletics.

6.16.16

This ATV-Riding Immigrant Hunter Is the New Face of Europe's Far Right

Thirty-year-old former wrestler and scrapyard owner Dinko Valev rose to international notoriety after uploading cellphone videos of his migrant hunting in the remote, mountainous Strandzha region of Bulgaria.

3.16.16

Al Qaeda Says It Carried Out Ivory Coast Beach Attack as Revenge Against France

The militants said Sunday's raid in Grand Bassam, which killed 18 people, was meant as a warning for countries who have allied with France and its military operations in West Africa.

3.15.16

Al Qaeda Militants Stopped for Beers Before Launching Deadly Beach Attack in Ivory Coast

Four men arrived in a Ford saloon car at a beachside bar around noon on Sunday, according to a waiter at the establishment, before launching the attack that killed 18 people.

3.14.16

Bloody Attacks on Ivory Coast Hotels Raise Profile of African al Qaeda Branch

This is the third time in recent months that the North African-based group al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb has claimed responsibility for an attack on soft targets in West Africa.

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3.14.16

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump blames Sanders for attacks on his supporters, Turkey vows to "bring terrorism to its knees" after an attack in Ankara left 37 dead, a Star Trek fan film is being sued for using Klingon, and more.

3.13.16

Breaking: Gunmen Open Fire on Popular Ivory Coast Resort

Gunmen reportedly entered a popular beach resort in Grand Bassam on the Ivory Coast on Sunday and opened fire, according to news agencies. The number of casualties is unclear.

2.5.16

Militants Overrun UN Base in Timbuktu in Latest Attack in Mali

Early Friday morning unidentified assailants infiltrated the base in the city and attacked an army base nearby. A series of recent attacks and kidnappings in West Africa have put the region on edge.

1.26.16

Senegal Tries to Prevent Terror Attack by Rounding Up 900 People for Interrogations

After a series of deadly attacks by militants in West Africa, authorities in Senegal reportedly questioned hundreds of people over the weekend.

1.12.16

These Activists Set Up Roadside Kitchens for Europe’s Refugees

Food activism group No Border Kitchen serves thousands of meals to refugees every day, setting up in the street or squats. I join them in Lesbos, half a mile from the island’s ferry terminal.

1.2.16

Former Wigan Defender Steve Gohouri's Body Found in a River After Going Missing for Three Weeks

Police are reporting no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

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