“Because they have the guns . . . I'm left with nothing."
The Price of Continuing Impunity in Côte d’Ivoire

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I. Summary

II. Background

III. Recent Violence by Government and Pro-government Forces against Perceived Opponents

IV. Intimidation, Harassment and Extortion of Civilians in both South and North

V. International Response to Recent Abuses

VI. Future Implications of Unchallenged Impunity

VII. Conclusions

VIII. Recommendations

May 2006   Volume 18, No. 4(A)