UN troops are spread too thin to contain the violence, and local forces are poorly trained and under-equipped to deal with the sectarian fighting that has been raging since 2013. May 24, 2017 Zemio, Central African Republic—No soldiers …
The Central African Republic (CAR) is a very volatile place. The country and its capital, Bangui, have seen its share of coups and violence over the past several years. There is heavy United Nations (UN) and Non-Governmental …
When ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was removed from his country in March 2004 by the U.S. military, the pilots flying him abroad were given a destination they had never heard of — the Central African Republic (CAR). …
Seventeen poachers armed with Kalashnikov rifles entered Dzanga-Ndoki National Park in the Central African
N'DJAMENA/BANGUI (Reuters) - Central African Republic's interim leaders caved in to international pressure and resigned on Friday after failing to halt inter-religious violence, prompting street celebrations but also questions over who …
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Central African Republic will hold much-delayed national elections Wednesday that residents and the international community hope will bring stability after years of sectarian violence. A …
South Africa's military union called on the president to withdraw the nation's forces, saying they had no mandate to remain in the Central African Republic after Bozize fled. Some South African critics questioned why the troops were …
Khadidja-Aladji-Abdou, pictured left, is only 30 years old, but looks much older, the horrors she has experienced branded not only in her face but in her soul. The picture is graphic, one of many; unfortunately it is accurate. The caption by her …
The Central African Republic is an entirely landlocked nation. It borders Chad in the north, Sudan in the east, the Republic of the Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo in the south, and Cameroon in the west. Two-thirds of …
Nearly a decade ago, a Chinese defense company sent a shipment of grenades to the government of Nepal. While they reportedly never reached the Nepalese army, they have found their way to the Central African Republic, where one …