The World from Berlin UN Intervention in Ivory Coast 'Correct and Justified'

The conflict in Ivory Coast has entered a decisive phase as Laurent Gbagbo, who has hung on to power despite losing last year's election, fights an end game against the forces of the rightful president, Alassane Ouattara. German commentators debate whether the UN was right to support Ouattara with a military intervention earlier this week.
A French tank crosses General de Gaulle bridge in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Tuesday.

A French tank crosses General de Gaulle bridge in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Tuesday.

Foto: LUC GNAGO/ REUTERS
-- David Gordon Smith
Mehr lesen über