Former Ivory Coast first lady Simone Gbagbo, who had been serving a 20-year jail term, arrives at her home in Abidjan on Wednesday after she was released from prison. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Ivory Coast’s former first lady Simone Gbagbo is freed on amnesty, to the horror of rights groups

Gbagbo had been serving a 20-year jail term over political violence that claimed thousands of lives

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Former Ivory Coast first lady Simone Gbagbo, who had been serving a 20-year jail term, arrives at her home in Abidjan on Wednesday after she was released from prison. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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