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Stories with person: Laurent Gbagbo
  • Pint-size thieves frighten Ivory Coast's largest city 
    Updated: Aug-23-15 11:19 am

    ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - Ivory Coast taxi driver Mamadou Bamba had finished his shift and was walking home around midnight when a dozen children accosted him on the street and demanded his money. When he hesitated, the thieves pulled out small knives and stabbed him eight times before making off with fares totaling more than $100.