Ivory Coasts president says hell seek 2nd term

first_img Quick workouts for men Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Comments   Share   ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) – Ivory Coast’s president, who took office after a protracted, bloody struggle with his predecessor, says he will run for a second term in 2015.Alassane Ouattara made the announcement Wednesday while visiting the northern town of M’Bengue. He says he wants another five-year term to continue “the important work” already underway.Ouattara defeated then-President Laurent Gbagbo in the November 2010 presidential runoff vote, but Gbagbo refused to step down. Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober 3 international destinations to visit in 2019 Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facilitycenter_img New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies That sparked five months of violence that killed at least 3,000 people, according to United Nations estimates.Ouattara has won plaudits for reviving Ivory Coast’s economy, but the country remains divided politically.Activists also criticize him for not investigating any of the military leaders who backed him but are accused of committing human rights abuses during the postelection crisis.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Top Stories Sponsored Stories Early signs of cataracts in your parents and how to helplast_img

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