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Global Politics

Ivory Coast possibly 'on the brink'

Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to the BBC's John James in Abidjan, the capital of Ivory Coast. Post-election violence there has subsided, but the Ivory Coast ambassador to the U-N warns the country could be �on the brink of genocide.

Global Politics

Why Libya is different from Darfur

The intervention in Libya unfolded relatively quickly. Compare that with the Darfur crisis where mass atrocities unfolded for years while the UN Security Council wrangled over what to do. The World's Jeb Sharp considers the reasons for the difference.

Conflict & Justice

Ivory Coast's Gbagbo detained

Former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo has been detained in Abidjan and delivered to the headquarters of his elected successor Alassane Ouattara. Anchor Marco Werman talks with the BBC's Mark Doyle in Abidjan.

Conflict & Justice

The Atrocities of Gaddafi's Troops

As Gaddafi's forces pull back from the Libyan city, Misrata, the scale of their atrocities against the civilian population is becoming clear. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets details from Marie Colvin of Britain's Sunday Times from Misrata.