British government recognizes Alassane Ouattara as president of Ivory Coast
Ivory Coast President-elect Alassane Ouattara says military action will remove self-declared President Laurent Gbagbo.
January 6th, 2011
05:20 PM ET

British government recognizes Alassane Ouattara as president of Ivory Coast

The British government announced Thursday that it has recognized Alassane Ouattara as the democratically elected president of Ivory Coast, the Foreign Commonwealth's Office said in a statement.

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  1. Jack in NY

    Stay away from the French colony you Brits! You have your own problem with Zibabwe or Rhodesia! Au revoir Anglais....

    January 7, 2011 at 8:23 am | Report abuse | Reply
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