A Long Road Ahead for Côte d’Ivoire

While Gbagbo's removal was key to ensuring that Côte d'Ivoire didn't descend into full-scale war and effectively ended the crisis of leadership, it does not signify the end of the humanitarian and economic crisis for the country.

Ivory Coast’s Laurent Gbagbo Nabbed

UN and French helicopters pounded the residence overnight with missiles and heavy caliber weapons.  French troops mounted an assault and have apparently turned Gbagbo over to forces loyal to legitimate President Alassane Outtara.