Archive | December, 2010

IVORY COAST: UN PICKS THE GAUNTLET IN A RARE EXPERIMENT WITH USE OF FORCE

25 Dec

by Keffyalew Gebremedhin, published on http://www.ethioquestnews.com, 25 December 2010

In recent years, election frauds in Africa have intensified. Domestically, elections are greeted with fear, often imposing flight
for some, imprisonment for others and still for some others the live-let-live attitude of enforced servitude. These days the international
community has lost its will to act; it has limited itself to expressions of disappointment and short-lived frowns, before it returns to its
default mode of business as usual. Consequently, the habits and conveniences of strongmen have found it easier to dictate the modes
of governance and national values on peoples without any meaningful recourse.
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