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Security Council extends mandate of UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire

25 June 2015 – The Security Council today decided to extend the mandate of the UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) for another year, until 30 June 2016, as well as the authorization it provides to the French Forces in order to support the mission.

As presidential poll approaches, Côte d’Ivoire will continue to need UN support, Security Council told

09 June 2015 – For Côte d’Ivoire, the October presidential election represents an important milestone in the consolidation of the hard-won gains of recent years, the United Nations envoy for the West African country today told the Security Council today, outlining a very different environment from 2010, but nevertheless advocating for a continued UN presence there.