Two years have passed since the worst environmental scandal in Ivory Coast's history. In August 2006, a cargo of more than 500 tons of toxic waste were dumped in eighteen locations in the port city of Abidjan, killing 16 people and sickening 100,000. Now the port's directors and the heads of Tommy, the firm that dumped the waste, stand before the bench. But the Dutch company Trafigura, which owned the waste, is not on trial. An agreement with the government guaranteed their protection from prosecution
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