UN: Ivory Coast Moving Toward Political Reconciliation, but Threats Remain

The United Nations is praising Ivory Coast for its ongoing recovery from a violent 2010 post-election crisis, and is crediting President Alassane Ouattara with taking “significant steps” to stabilize national security.

U.N. peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous told the Security Council Thursday that President Ouattara has demonstrated “remarkable resolve” in tackling “the many challenges” the country still faces.

Ladsous singled out the president’s ongoing push …