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Thousands flee Ivory Coast


Ten thousand people a day are leaving the Ivory Coast, which seems to be on the brink of an all-out civil war. The crisis began with November's disputed election and the refusal of President Lawrence Gbago to accept that he lost. Oxfam's deputy humanitarian director, Graham Mackay discusses the plight of those fleeing to Liberia.

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