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2001 March President Gbagbo and Mr Ouattara meet and agree to work towards reconciliation.
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2005 June Massacres in western town of Duekoue: President Gbagbo says more than 100 people were killed, but contradicts widely held view that ethnic rifts lay behind violence.
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