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Vol 41 No 13

Published 23rd June 2000

Côte d'Ivoire

The military-metropolitan team

In Paris, General Robert Gueï is supported by a troop of retired generals who have gone into business. Most prominent is Gen. Jeannou Lacaze, Chief of Staff of the French army in the 1980s; he was security advisor to the Zaïrean President Mobutu Sese Seko, then to military leaders Gnassingbé Eyadéma in Togo and Idriss Déby in Chad.

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