Home central and west africa politics IVORY COAST Issue dated 30/09/2015 Zakaria Kone, Diendere’s liaison officer in Abidjan Lieutenant Colonel Zakaria Kone, the second-in-command of the Akouedo armoured battalion in Abidjan, exploited his relationship with General Gilbert Diendere, [...] (162 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? 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