ivory coast post election crisis: post election crisis: Abidjan_Evacuation_44

A Jordanian UN Peacekeeping APC passes through the entrance to the airport road in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in April 2011. After months of post election violence and thousands of deaths, Laurent Gbagbo and his wife Simone finally ceded power to Alassane Ouattara with the backing of French and UN forces allied with the FRCI.

A Jordanian UN Peacekeeping APC passes through the entrance to the airport road in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in April 2011. After months of post election violence and thousands of deaths, Laurent Gbagbo and his wife Simone finally ceded power to Alassane Ouattara with the backing of French and UN forces allied with the FRCI.