For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
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Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo has asked the International Criminal Court for his unconditional release following his acquittal last year over post-electoral violence that killed 3 000 people.
Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara has refused to comment on the acquittal on crimes against humanity of his predecessor Laurent Gbagbo at the International Criminal Court while insisting investigations would continue.
The ICC has halted the release of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo following a fresh appeal by prosecutors, a day after he was acquitted of crimes against humanity.
International Criminal Court prosecutors have said they would appeal against the shock acquittal of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo and urged judges to bar him from returning to his homeland.
The International Criminal Court has acquitted former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo over post-electoral violence in the West African nation in a stunning blow to the war crimes tribunal in The Hague.
The head of Ivory Coast's main opposition party, Henri Konan Bedie, has announced that ousted president Laurent Gbagbo would back a party alliance to fight the next presidential election.
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo is set to ask the International Criminal Court to acquit him of crimes against humanity and free him after seven years in detention.
Ivorian police have used tear gas and stun grenades against stone-throwing students protesting education fees outside the economic capital Abidjan's sprawling Houphouet-Boigny University.
Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara has announced amnesties for around 800 people, including former first lady Simone Gbagbo who is currently behind bars, in the name of national reconciliation.
At the height of a deadly political standoff in Ivory Coast, the former army chief of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo says he had pleaded with his boss to quit, warning "too many people have died."
The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has appealed against the shock acquittal of former Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo over post-electoral violence that killed around 3 000 people.
Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo must spend at least another two weeks in detention at the International Criminal Court, despite being acquitted this week of involvement in deadly post-election violence.
Ivory Coast's government has called for "reconciliation" a day after former president Laurent Gbagbo was acquitted of war-crimes charges by the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague.
Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo, has been acquitted of crimes against humanity, once battled for democracy, but his inability to let go of power was his downfall.
International Criminal Court judges are set to rule on whether to release former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo as his trial for crimes against humanity drags on, the court said.
The International Criminal Court has pushed back to November a hearing on Ivory Coast former president Laurent Gbagbo's bid for release after defence lawyers said they needed more time.
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo is set to ask the International Criminal Court to acquit him on all charges of crimes against humanity and release him after seven years in detention.
Ivory Coast's "Iron Lady" Simone Gbagbo basked in her role as the power behind the throne during her husband's regime, but to foes she was a pitiless killer.
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo, currently on trial at the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity, has been chosen to head the dissident wing of the Ivorian People's Party, the party he created.
A group of people allied to Ivory Coast's former leader Laurent Gbagbo are behind a wave of recent attacks on police posts, the interior minister said Thursday.
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