Côte d'Ivoire

Battle for Abidjan leaves Ivorians without food or water

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06 Apr 2011 13:05

Source: Reuters // Reuters

  • Abidjan residents hunt for food and water

  • Local people race to beat curfew

  • Bodies left unburied on streets after fighting

By Mark John

ABIDJAN, April 6 (Reuters) - Wearing a white T-shirt with the words "Obama Girl" emblazoned in black, Mariam strides through a northern district of Abidjan with a plastic container of water balanced on her head.

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