Central African Republic


'Wall' of religious hatred divides Central African town

2015-05-25 11:13

The outbreak of violence that plunged the Central African Republic into chaos in 2013 has left a legacy of suspicion, fear and hatred that still plagues places like the southern mining town of Boda.

Calls grow for inquiry on sexual abuse by UN personnel

2015-05-14 06:00

Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, has joined prominent activists to call for a full inquiry on sexual abuse by UN peacekeepers and personnel following the furore over alleged child sexual assault by French troops in the Central African Republic.

Clashes disrupt Central African Republic peace forum

2015-05-12 08:07

The UN peacekeepers in Central African Republic have shot in the air and used tear gas to disperse gunmen who tried to disrupt a forum aimed at helping restore peace to the country, witnesses say.

Judges launch probe into CAR child sex scandal

2015-05-07 19:12

Judges in France will investigate claims that French soldiers raped children in the Central African Republic, the state prosecutor has announced.

CAR to take 'legal action' against French soldiers in rape case

2015-05-07 13:28

The Central African Republic will take legal action against the French soldiers accused of raping children in exchange of food at a refugee camp, the country’s justice minister says.

CAR armed groups promise to release child soldiers - Unicef

2015-05-05 20:26

Armed groups in the Central African Republic have pledged to release all child soldiers and stop recruiting boys and girls, Unicef says.

UN denies cover-up in CAR child sex abuse scandal

2015-05-02 12:00

Faced with mounting pressure to shed light on accusations that French soldiers sexually abused children in the CAR, the UN says suggestions of a cover-up are "offensive".

France probes alleged child sex abuse by its troops in CAR

2015-04-30 12:13

France is investigating allegations that its peacekeepers sexually abused children in the CAR after a leaked UN report said victims as young as eight were raped in exchange for food and money.

Central African Republic peace forum delayed

2015-04-22 21:03

The Central African Republic's transitional government has postponed a peace forum involving factions in a two-year-old conflict that has killed thousands.

Central African militias agree peace deal

2015-04-08 21:41

Warring forces in the Central African Republic have agreed to a ceasefire deal after months of negotiations mediated by Kenya.

 

CAR militias free over 300 enslaved children

2015-05-14 18:49

Armed groups in Central African Republic have released more than 300 enslaved children as part of a United Nations-brokered deal as the country turns to healing after two years of conflict.

CAR reconciliation forum calls for poll delay

2015-05-12 09:08

A forum seeking to restore peace in the Central African Republic has called for the country’s upcoming presidential and legislative elections to be delayed.

Armed groups in CAR sign disarmament deal

2015-05-11 10:49

Rival armed groups in Central African Republic have signed a deal to lay down arms and end a conflict that has killed thousands, the UN says.

UN 'whistleblower' on CAR child sex scandal reinstated

2015-05-07 14:28

A UN tribunal has ordered the reinstatement of Swedish official Anders Kompas who was suspended for leaking a report to France about child abuse by French peacekeepers in the Central African Republic.

UN CAR sex whistleblower reinstated

2015-05-06 23:30

A UN tribunal has ordered the reinstatement of Swedish official Anders Kompass who was suspended for leaking a report to France about child abuse by French soldiers.

Central African Republic groups agree to free all child soldiers

2015-05-05 14:41

Armed groups in the Central African Republic have agreed to release all child soldiers and children associated with their forces, who may be used as cooks or messengers or for sexual purposes, the UN says.

Hollande vows 'no mercy' if troops guilty of CAR child sex abuse

2015-04-30 16:48

French President Francois Hollande has vowed to “show no mercy” if peacekeeping troops in the Central African Republic accused of raping starving children in exchange for food are found guilty.

UN sounds alarm over 'forgotten' CAR crisis

2015-04-27 21:55

The UN has warned it had received only a fraction of the funds needed to address strife-torn Central African Republic's towering humanitarian crisis, forcing it to cut desperately needed aid.

One dead in protest against CAR peacekeepers

2015-04-10 19:47

One person died and a dozen people were wounded when hundreds of protesters clashed with UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic.

UN boosts force for Central African Republic

2015-03-26 22:23

The UN Security Council has decided to boost the UN force in the Central African Republic by 1 050 peacekeepers as the country prepares for elections.

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