BBC NEWS Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific Somali Swahili French Great Lakes Hausa Portugeuse
BBCi NEWS   SPORT   WEATHER   WORLD SERVICE   A-Z INDEX     

BBC News World Edition
    You are in: Africa  
News Front Page
Africa
Americas
Asia-Pacific
Europe
Middle East
South Asia
UK
Business
Entertainment
Science/Nature
Technology
Health
-------------
Talking Point
-------------
Country Profiles
In Depth
-------------
Programmes
-------------
BBC Sport
BBC Weather
SERVICES
-------------
LANGUAGES
EDITIONS
 Tuesday, 28 January, 2003, 19:32 GMT
In pictures: Ivory Coast protests
Supporters of President Laurent Gbagbo in Ivory Coast have been protesting for four days against the French-brokered peace accord which put an end to four months of civil war.

Men wave the US and Ivorian flags outside the US embassy
Anti-French protests have given way to pro-US ones, as Washington is asked to intervene

Protesters outside the US embassy
However, the US is unlikely to come out against the peace accord

Protesters ask the US for help against the French peace plan
Protesters insist they do not want rebels in the government

'Only Gbagbo can cure us,' says this banner
Instead, Mr Gbagbo's supporters want him to retain his powers

Protesters armed with clubs and French soldiers landing in their Abidjan compound
As violence continued, security was increased at the French embassy
See also:

28 Jan 03 | Africa
27 Jan 03 | Africa
25 Jan 03 | Africa
25 Jan 03 | Africa
Links to more Africa stories are at the foot of the page.


 E-mail this story to a friend

Links to more Africa stories

© BBC ^^ Back to top

News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East |
South Asia | UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature |
Technology | Health | Talking Point | Country Profiles | In Depth |
Programmes