More than 60 killed in Ivory Coast

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IvoryCoast REUTERS

More than 60 people were killed and more than 200 injured in a stampede at a New Year's Eve celebration in Abidjan, the Ivory Coast's largest city, media reports said Tuesday.

The victims were crushed to death when a crowd panicked early Tuesday after a fireworks display, reported the newspaper Fraternite Matin in its online edition. - Sapa-dpa

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