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Ivory Coast's political crisis 'threatens economy'

The World Bank has frozen loans to the Ivory Coast as its political situation deteriorates with the incumbent President refusing to concede defeat despite losing an election last month.

The West African nation produces 40% of the world's cocoa supply and the stand off is causing a spike in prices.

Egon Cossou reports.

  • 22 Dec 2010