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Ivoirian Soldiers' Military Mutiny
Disgruntled soldiers from various armed segments within the Ivoirian army are demanding the payment of overdue bonuses promised to them as part of a…

Military Mutinies Underscore Ivoirian Security Sector Weaknesses
The military mutinies that have broken out in Cote d’Ivoire this year highlight the ongoing challenges confronting the Ivoirian security sector.…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), Francophone Games in Abidjan…
The U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens residing or traveling in Côte d’Ivoire that Abidjan will be hosting the Francophone Games from July 21-30,…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire), Security Update
The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the security situation in Côte d’Ivoire. Since the late evening of May 11, soldiers have been shooting in the…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: (Abidjan) Côte d’Ivoire, Unrest Among Army Elements
The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the security situation, as elements of the Ivorian army participate in unrest, similar to that which occurred…