This night vision image taken from a video provided by the French military Thursday April 7, 2011 shows Yoshifumi Okamura the Japanese ambassador to Ivory Coast inside a helicopter during a rescue ... more 
This night vision image taken from a video provided by the French military Thursday April 7, 2011 shows Yoshifumi Okamura the Japanese ambassador to Ivory Coast inside a helicopter during a rescue mission to airlift the ambassador to safety in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. French forces wearing night vision goggles rappelled from a helicopter to rescue the Japanese ambassador and seven others, France's foreign minister said Thursday, as Ivory Coast's strongman leader remained in an underground bunker amid the fighting. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By French military via APTN
Thu, Apr 7, 2011 12:03 PM EDT