25 January 2011

Pictures of the Day - Côte d'Ivoire Elections

Young men hold hands as they stand in front of a street fire set by supporters of opposition candidate Alassane Ouattara in protest of incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo's refusal to leave office, in the Koumassi neighborhood of Abidjan, Ivory Coast December 6, 2010. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) #

An unexploded grenade lies on a street in the Abobo neighborhood of Abidjan January 11, 2011. Police raided the neighborhood, which is loyal to Alassane Ouattara in the early morning hours leaving at least four dead. (Jane Hahn for the New York Times) #

Both via the always great Boston Big Picture