A former U.S. Foreign Service officer who served in Cote D'Ivoire offers a reflection on the roots of the crisis currently gripping the country.
How the French are reacting to the crisis in their former colony, Côte d'Ivoire.
Cote D'Ivoire is a big test for the prospects of democracy in Africa and for the ability of institutions like the African Union to be a force of progress across the continent.
DC lobbyist Lanny Davis has finally brought some much needed western media attention to the crisis in Cote D'Ivoire.
Luis Moreno Ocampo gives a stern warning to forces sowing instability in Cote D'Ivoire. The situation is very near the point of spiraling out of control.
I recently spoke with Rinaldo Depagne, a West Africa expert with the International Crisis Group. I strongly urge people to have a listen to our brief conversation, in which Depagne distills some of the complexities of this crisis.
Developments today would seem to indicate that Cote D'Ivoire is no longer experiencing a political crisis--but a war. Should foreign forces intervene?
Laurent Gbagbo, the incumbent in Côte d'Ivoire's recent presidential run-off election, is refusing to accept defeat.