The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Former first lady of the Ivory Coast denies charges of undermining state security, two Thai nationals jailed on charges of "insulting the monarch" in theater performance, district of Sierra Leone's capital under lockdown because of spike in new Ebola cases, and North Korea bans foreign tourists from participating in annual marathon.

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