Fire burns at the Abidjan naval base controlled by forces loyal to Laurent Gbagbo in Abidjan on April 10, 2011. French and UN troops stepped up attacks on Gbagbo positions this weekend.
A screengrab from a video released on April 7, 2011 by the French military officials shows Japanese Ambassador Okamura Yoshifumi being evacuated from his home in Abidjan.
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Indian Home Secretary Gopal K Pillai (right) shakes hands with his Pakistani counterpart Chaudhary Qamar Zaman (left) during a bilateral meeting in New Delhi on March 28, 2011.