Central African Republic


HRW: 18 deaths by CAR police unit

2016-06-27 21:11

Human Rights Watch says it has documented the killings of at least 18 people by a police unit in Central African Republic.

16 killed in new clashes in Central African Republic - police

2016-06-21 11:29

Sixteen people have been killed in two days of clashes between Fulani herdsmen and the mainly Muslim Seleka militia in northern Central African Republic, a police source says.

Uganda to withdraw troops from CAR

2016-06-10 20:29

Uganda plans to withdraw all of its troops from a mission in the Central African whose goal is to hunt down members of the LRA rebel group.

DRCongo's Bemba in dock for bribing

2016-05-31 19:48

Convicted Congolese war criminal Jean-Pierre Bemba is back in the International Criminal Court - this time accused of bribing witnesses and falsifying evidence.

Hollande vows French help in restive CAR

2016-05-13 17:58

French President Francois Hollande has paid a lightning visit to the Central African Republic for talks with its new leaders on stabilising and rebuilding the restive nation, while drawing down France's military presence.

Little help for survivors of CAR abuses

2016-04-20 19:10

Young survivors of sexual violence by peacekeepers in Central African Republic say they've received little help even as the international community pledges to do more.

Central African Republic gets new government

2016-04-12 05:14

The Central African Republic has unveiled its first new government since a peaceful presidential vote in February.

New French sex abuse probe in Central Africa

2016-04-05 17:57

French prosecutors have opened a preliminary investigation into new allegations of sexual abuse against French troops based in Central African Republic.

Hollande, Ban: No impunity in CAR sex abuse case

2016-04-01 21:22

French President Francois Hollande and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon say there will be no impunity for French troops and UN peacekeepers accused in a sexual abuse scandal in the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic votes in second round

2016-03-31 16:01

Voters in the Central African Republic have gone to the polls for the second round of the country's parliamentary election, a day after the new president was sworn in.

 

ICC jails Bemba for 18 years

2016-06-21 15:48

Judges at the ICC have sentenced former DRC vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in jail for a series of brutal rapes and murders over a decade ago.

French soldiers in CAR face physical abuse probe

2016-06-21 05:43

Paris prosecutors have opened a preliminary investigation into allegations that French troops beat up two people in the Central African Republic while other soldiers stood idly by.

Congolese peacekeepers linked to mass murders in CAR

2016-06-09 12:04

Human Rights Watch has raised the alarm over the murders of at least 18 people at the hands of peacekeepers in the Central African Republic between December 2013 and June 2015.

MSF suspending operations in part of Central African Republic

2016-05-19 23:11

Doctors Without Borders says it must suspend operations in part of Central African Republic after its employees there came under attack, leaving one person dead.

Central Africa villages take on LRA rebels

2016-05-03 16:23

Obo, and the surrounding villages in southeast Central African Republic have formed a radio network to boost security.

UN peacekeeper killed in Central Africa in alleged LRA attack

2016-04-19 05:25

A UN peacekeeper from Morocco was killed in the Central African Republic while on patrol near a village that came under attack, allegedly by rebels of the Lord's Resistance Army.

AU readmits Central African Republic

2016-04-07 19:03

The African Union has readmitted the Central African Republic, ending a three-year suspension following a coup that sparked the country's worst sectarian bloodletting.

Central African Republic president names new PM

2016-04-03 18:01

President Faustin-Archange Touadera has appointed former campaign director Simplice Sarandji as prime minister.

UN's Ban 'shocked' by peacekeeper sex abuse claims

2016-03-31 23:17

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is 'shocked to the core' by allegations of sexual abuse by UN peacekeepers and French troops in the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic president sworn in

2016-03-30 18:10

Central African Republic's newly elected president has been sworn into office, ushering in the first elected leader since Muslim rebels overthrew the government.

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