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Ivory Coast imposes travel restrictions as Ebola fears spread

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ABIDJAN - Ivory Coast, the economic powerhouse of French-speaking West Africa, on Monday banned air travellers from the three countries worst-hit by the Ebola outbreak and ordered its flagship carrier Air Cote d'Ivoire to cease flights to and from them.

Ivory Coast imposes travel restrictions as Ebola fears spread 12 Aug 2014

ABIDJAN - Ivory Coast, the economic powerhouse of French-speaking West Africa, on Monday banned air travellers from the three countries worst-hit by the Ebola outbreak and ordered its flagship carrier Air Cote d'Ivoire to cease flights to and from them.

Ivory Coast imposes travel restrictions as Ebola fears spread 11 Aug 2014

ABIDJAN - Ivory Coast, the economic powerhouse of French-speaking West Africa, on Monday banned air travellers from the three countries worst-hit by the Ebola outbreak and ordered its flagship carrier Air Cote d'Ivoire to cease flights to and from them.

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Chocolate maker Barry Callebaut cancels Ivorian meeting on Ebola fears 11 Aug 2014

ABIDJAN - Barry Callebaut , the world's biggest chocolate maker, confirmed on Monday it has cancelled an annual meeting of managers that was due to take place in Ivory Coast because of concern over the spread of the Ebola virus.

Chocolate maker Barry Callebaut cancels Ivorian meeting on Ebola fears 11 Aug 2014

ABIDJAN - Barry Callebaut, the world's biggest chocolate maker, confirmed on Monday it has cancelled an annual meeting of managers that was due to take place in Ivory Coast because of concern over the spread of the Ebola virus.

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Ivory Coast's Drogba quits internationals 08 Aug 2014

CAPE TOWN - Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba announced his international retirement on Friday after scoring 61 goals in 103 appearances for his country.

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Frenchman Renard named coach of Ivory Coast 31 Jul 2014

ABIDJAN, July 31 – Frenchman Herve Renard, who led Zambia to the African Nations Cup title in 2012, was on Thursday named as Ivory Coast coach.

Factbox - New Chelsea signing Didier Drogba 25 Jul 2014

LONDON - Factbox on Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba who re-signed for Chelsea on a one-year deal on Friday:

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Fernandez heads list of possible Ivory Coast coaches 22 Jul 2014

- Four Frenchmen, including former international Luis Fernandez, have been named on a shortlist of five prospective candidates to take over as national coach of the Ivory Coast, the country's football federation said.

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Last-gasp Samaras penalty sends Greece through 25 Jun 2014

FORTALEZA Brazil - A stoppage time penalty from Giorgos Samaras gave Greece a dramatic 2-1 victory over Ivory Coast in their final Group C match on Tuesday and took them through to the knock-out stages of the World Cup for the first time.

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U.S. military failed in rescue attempt for journalist Foley

BAGHDAD/EDGARTOWN Mass. - The U.S. military earlier this summer carried out an attempt to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria, a U.S. official said on Wednesday, in an operation that the Pentagon said ultimately failed to find the captives. | Video