Liberia seals Ivory Coast border after UN attacked

The bodies of seven United Nations peacekeepers killed Friday in southwestern Ivory Coast are unloaded from a U.N. plane at the airport in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Saturday, June 9, 2012. Ivorian government forces will launch a military operation to hunt down the men responsible for an ambush that killed at least seven peacekeepers from Niger in an unprecedented attack on U.N. forces in the country. Officials said Saturday that at least eight civilians also were killed in the area.(AP Photo/Emanuel Ekra)

June 9, 2012 6:58:30 PM PDT
Ivorian government forces vowed Saturday to hunt down those responsible for an ambush that killed at least seven U.N. peacekeepers, while Liberia sealed its border amid fears that the gunmen had used the country to stage the cross-border attack.

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