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Côte d'Ivoire

8 November 2005

IRIN (UN) News

ABIDJAN — The six shoeless thieves that robbed the widow's house in the well-to-do suburb of Côte d'Ivoire's main city Abidjan took off with all her money and jewellery after scaring the guard out of his wits with their AK-47 assault rifles. "They tied up the watchman, took his key and opened the gate," said Rene Kanga, still shaken from the night attack that left his widowed aunt without the cash she had laid out for her husband's funeral. The thieves were all... (GunPolicy.org)

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