29 December 2010 – The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Côte d'Ivoire will "robustly" fulfil its mandate, breaking through roadblocks if needed, to protect civilians and the "legitimate Government" after the outgoing president's refusal to step down in the face of his rival's internationall
28 December 2010 – A large crowd today attacked a three-vehicle convoy of the United Nations peacekeeping force in Côte d'Ivoire in the commercial capital of Abidjan, slashing one soldier with a machete and setting one of the vehicles on fire.
23 December 2010 – The United Nations Human Rights Council today strongly condemned the human rights violations in Côte d'Ivoire, and demanded the protection of civilians and the prosecution of those responsible for abuses in the wake of the recent presidential poll.
20 December 2010 – Rebuffing a demand by Côte d'Ivoire's president that the United Nations mission leave after it certified his electoral defeat, the Security Council today renewed the nearly 9,000-strong force for another six months, foreshadowed a possible increase and threatened sanctions agai
19 December 2010 -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has emphasized his warning against attacks on the United Nations peacekeeping force in Côte d'Ivoire or attempts to obstruct their work, saying there will consequences for those who perpetrate acts of aggression.
17 December 2010 -- The United Nations ramped up its efforts to resolve the violent post-electoral crisis in Côte d'Ivoire today, demanding that outgoing President Laurent Gbagbo step down in the face of opposition leader Alassane Ouattara's clear victory and intensifying its contacts with Africa
New York/Vienna 16 December 2010 - (UNODC) - A multi-agency programme launched today in New York will help curb drug trafficking and organized crime in West Africa, a hub for cocaine trafficking from Latin America to Europe.
15 December 2010 -- "The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about the continuing political stalemate in Côte d'Ivoire. The situation is taking a worrying turn with unfolding events that could lead to widespread violence," according to a statement attributable to his Spokesman..
8 December 2010 -- "The members of the Security Council reiterate their support for the constructive role of the Secretary-General in Côte d'Ivoire and stress the important role that the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire (UNOCI) under the leadership of his Special Representative continues
4 December 2010 -- "The Secretary-General expresses deep concern over the continuing stand off in Côte d'Ivoire in spite of the transparent and credible outcome of the Presidential run-off elections announced by the Independent Electoral Commission on 2 December 2010 and certified by the Secretar