March 31st, 2011
04:37 PM ET

Ivory Coast closes borders amid struggle over presidency

Ivory Coast's air and sea borders have been closed indefinitely, according to the interior minister for internationally recognized President Alassane Ouattara, whose supporters are trying to oust Laurent Gbagbo.

The announcement came as Ivory Coast's internal war appeared to enter a decisive and final phase, with forces loyal to Ouattara making a final push to take control of the capital, Abidjan, where Gbagbo has refused to give up the presidency following a disputed November election.

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  1. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    G0D SAYS WE AINT GOT N0 ENEMIES THANKS TO JESUS. LOVE UR LEGAL ENEMY THAT U MAY B BLESSED. ITS UR TIME TO TURN THE 0THER CHEEK.

    April 1, 2011 at 7:44 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    Lest GOD DESTROYS US ALL . I DONT PLAY GAMES WITH GOD AND IT AINT BROKE DONT U EVER FORGET THAT WEN IM LEFT BEHIND. BEWARE OF THE TRUTH IT IS A CONSUMING FIRE,COME2 KNOW WAT WE BREED WITH LOVE AND HATE. ITS LEGAL 4ME TO DO THIS WORLD TO DEATH. DONT TAKE GODS GRACE 4GRANITE SINCE PPL WANT TO B FUNNY. U BETTER NEVER FORGET JESUS. AINT NO OTHER NAME 0N EARTH. And he is a jealous GOD. HIS REWARDS WAS NOT 0N EARTH AND DEEMED GUILTY OF NOT ACEPTING LIFE FROM GOD ALMITY. ALLAH SAYS HE CAN HELP.

    April 1, 2011 at 7:50 am | Report abuse | Reply
  3. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    Praise ALLAH.

    April 1, 2011 at 7:52 am | Report abuse | Reply
  4. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    Love ur legal enemy 2b blessed, we all know love conquers all and wen u have loved u had obeyed the law. If u havnt then ur guilty of all sin.

    April 1, 2011 at 8:04 am | Report abuse | Reply
  5. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    Jesus is not on earth n any shape form r fashion there is no GOD WITHOUT JESUS The lite of my eye.

    April 1, 2011 at 8:07 am | Report abuse | Reply
  6. faker

    Stay on topic all of you or I shall humiliate you!

    April 1, 2011 at 8:09 am | Report abuse | Reply
  7. G0D OF WWAAARR.

    And king david is a natural born enemy to himself. He dont need ur help. He needs Gods ppl. But we all ben deemed as the enemy and they to. But i try to love my enemies but they aint g2let me so u know. Probaly g2b bad
    4us all. GOD DONT HAVE RESPECT 4PPL. MAYBE THEY SHUD RESPECT HIM. PRAISE HIM. REMEMBER HIM B4 ITS TO LATE.

    April 1, 2011 at 9:12 am | Report abuse | Reply
  8. JAZZ

    @ faker, do you have a fake thing to. LOL

    April 1, 2011 at 11:17 am | Report abuse | Reply
  9. Sheryl

    Mr. G-D OF..., I don't think that's very nice.
    In fact, it's a little unkind, if you don't mind my saying so.

    April 1, 2011 at 11:34 pm | Report abuse | Reply
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