Report: French strike Gbagbo's residence in Ivory Coast

By REUTERS
April 8, 2011 23:46

ABIDJAN - French helicopters struck the area around Laurent Gbagbo's residence in Ivory Coast's main city on Friday hours after the nearby home of the French ambassador came under attack, two residents told Reuters.

They said they could see the French helicopters and heard explosions in Cocody, the upscale district of Abidjan where Gbagbo's residence and the home of the French ambassador are located.


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