Ivory Coast
Why dialogue between Gbagbo and Ouattara has broken down

Laurent Gbagbo with Alassane Ouattara during their
Laurent Gbagbo with Alassane Ouattara during their © Legnan Koula/EPA/Newscom/MaxPPP
Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara haven't spoken since the middle of this year. Although they have always been distant, relations between the two men have now become strained. The former Ivorian president blames his successor for not granting him all the privileges that he was previously promised. [...]
Published on 24.12.2021 at 05:00 GMT Reading time 2 minutes
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