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© Sven Torfinn / Panos Pictures..Ivory Coast, near Bouake, October 2002..Three weeks after an uprising by rebel soldiers from the national army, their attempted coup appeared to have failed, but they had taken control of the northern half of the country. Fierce fighting had left hundreds of people dead and up to 150,000 people had become displaced...Children next to a roadblock mounted by the French army, which sent troops into their former colony to protect the 20,000 French nationals and other foreigners living in the country.