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Ivory Coast says arrested head of commando unit of June 10 attack

ABIDJAN (Reuters) – Ivory Coast has arrested the head of the commando unit that carried out a June 10 attack that killed at least 10 soldiers in the north of the country, plus several people involved, defence minister Hamed Bakayoko said on Monday.

“The head of the commando unit that carried out the attack was arrested yesterday,” Bakayoko said during a military ceremony in Abidjan.

(Reporting by Ange Aboa; Writing by Bate Felix; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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