Abidjan residents flee as UN fire hits Gbagbo compound
UN and French helicopters in Ivory Coast have fired on the residence of incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo.
On Saturday pro-Gbagbo forces attacked a hotel used by internationally recognised president Alassane Ouattara.
Meanwhile, French forces in Abidjan are helping foreign nationals and civilians find safety amid the fighting.
Karen Zarindast reports.
10 Apr 2011
- From the section Africa