Counter Terror Academy Inaugurated In Ivory Coast

Authorities in Ivory Coast inaugurated the International Academy for the Fight against Terrorism in Jacqueville on Thursday.

The institution, created by a joint effort between the West African country and France is expected to train national counter terrorism officials and troops, as well as magistrates, and other members of the security forces.

The opening ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Patrick Achi and French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.

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