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Two claim victory in Ivory Coast

Saturday, December 04, 2010 - 01:30

Dec 4 - Ivory Coast apparently has two presidents after two rival candidates are sworn in for a new term in Abidjan. Jon Decker reports.

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Fears of a power struggle in Ivory Coast as the wrong bag but was sworn in as the country's president on Saturday. After his election victory was rejected by world leaders but accepted by the West African country's army. Thank those swearing in was broadcast live on state television. These last few days and it rape cases of interference. I wish that some of these parties and hold themselves back. Yeah here in our country. We don't ask anyone to come and your country. But things are far from settled. As opposition leader follows on what -- are in a separate ceremony submitted a written presidential oath. -- took the first steps toward setting up a parallel government the US United Nations and European Union -- at -- Tara won the election. But Ivory Coast's top legal body citing alleged intimidation. -- hundreds of thousands of votes on Friday. And handed victory to back -- the election was supposed to reunify and stabilize that country. That recently bought a bitter civil war. Jon Decker Reuters.

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Two claim victory in Ivory Coast

Saturday, December 04, 2010 - 01:30