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Cameroon: Cameroon Deploys Troops to CAR Border
The government of Cameroon said it has deployed troops to its eastern border with the Central African Republic to stop rebels from entering the country.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Civilians killed as tensions rise in CAR
At least 12 civilians were killed and 30 wounded, including children, in an attack northwest of the Central African Republic capital Bangui.
Can the World Still Make a Difference in the Central African Republic?
Things have gone from bad to worse in the Central African Republic. Nine months after a rebel alliance known as Seleka seized control of Bangui, the country's riverside capital, and forced President Francois Bozize into exile, CAR is quickly descending into chaos.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Central African Republic: UN Peacekeeping Mission Needed to Avoid Mass Slaughter
The UN Security Council has no time to waste to authorize a robust peacekeeping force for deployment to the Central African Republic to protect civilians from the violence and chaos engulfing the country, Amnesty International said today.
Central African Republic: What's going on, what's next
Reports of rapes, killings and other horrors are growing in the Central African Republic.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
INTERVIEW-C. African Republic interim leader denies genocide threat
Fighters from a self-defence militia known as anti-balaka guard Mbakate village, Central African Republic November 25, 2013.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
UPDATE 1-Central African Republic needs many more peacekeepers - EU
Central African Republic needs up to four times more peacekeepers than are now deployed to quell a worsening sectarian conflict and provide security for aid workers, the European Union's top humanitarian official said.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
France to secure routes, population hubs in C.African mission
A planned French intervention backing regional troops in Central African Republic will focus first on securing key trade routes and population hubs to stop "acts of revenge", a French defence ministry source said on Wednesday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
UN considers embargo for Central African Republic
The organisation is also considering placing a travel ban on people deemed to be undermining the country's stability, fuelling violence and abusing human rights.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Central African Republic PM says France to increase troops 1,200
France will triple its troop strength in the Central African Republic to 1,200 to help bolster security in the war-torn country Paris has warned is on the verge of chaos, the Central African nation's Prime Minister said on Monday.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Central African Republic: UNICEF urges support for a forgotten crisisa
Thousands of people fleeing the Seleka alliance have made a temporary home of the Catholic mission in Bossangoa, Central African Republic .
Central African Republic decrees statewide curfew
The Central African Republic announced a countrywide curfew from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. in a presidential decree read on state radio late Friday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Will Joseph Kony finally out?...
For five years now, the Lords Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony has been vaguely known to be hiding in the Central African Republic .
The Washington Post
Religious conflict rips through Central African Republic
A cycle of violence in the Central African Republic is quickly degenerating into a religious conflict between Christians and Muslims, amid a deteriorating humanitarian crisis, church leaders and U.N. officials warn.
Pan-African News Wire
United States to Supply $40 Million to Assist CAR Occupation
November 21, 2013 US Readying $40 Million for CAR Peacekeepers by VOA News The United States is preparing to send $40 million in aid to help stabilize the Central African Republic.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Central African Republic: World Must Act Fast on Central African Republic, Says U.S.
Testimony by Robert P. Jackson, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs to the House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on African Affairs, Global Health, Human Rights and International Organizations, in Washington, DC on November 19, 2013: Thank you very much Chairman Smith, Ranking Member Bass, and Members of the ... (more)
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Star Online
Thousands flee fresh fighting in Central African Republic
Thousands of villagers in Central African Republic fled clashes between former rebels and local militias on Tuesday, residents said, increasing concerns about growing violence between Muslims and Christians.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
U.N. preparing for possible Central African Republic peacekeeping force
The United Nations is preparing to possibly deploy peacekeepers to Central African Republic, but if the crisis there worsens quickly before such a force is ready, it could redeploy troops from nearby U.N. missions, U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon said on Monday.
Rebel attacks cause panic in CAR
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is reportedly struggling to contain "serious struggles" currently rocking his Zanu-PF party amid chaotic provincial elections.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Judicial official shot dead in C. African Republic
An official says members of a disbanded rebel group have shot and killed a high-ranking judicial official in the capital of the Central African Republic.