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Many flee Ivory Coast amid post-election violence

The United Nations says around 14,000 people have fled Ivory Coast to neighbouring Liberia to escape the violence that followed last month's disputed presidential election.

More than 170 people have been killed.

Most of those fleeing are supporters of Alassane Ouattara, who is recognised internationally as the new president.

The BBC's Damon Embling reports.

  • 26 Dec 2010
  • From the section World