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UN peacekeeping chief for Central Africa urges political talks

Aug 20, 2014 - 9:36 AM

My main asset is not only to have troops but to have a comprehensive approach for the protection of civilians and the stabilization of the country

Babacar Gaye, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA), briefs the Security Council, 19 August 2014, United Nations, New York. Loey Felipe/UN Photo

First Muslim prime minister appointed in Central African Republic

Aug 11, 2014 - 12:42 AM

Mahamat Kamoun formerly a special advisor to interim President Catherine Samba Panza will lead a transitional government that is seeking to implement a precarious ceasefire signed in July

STRIFE-TORN COUNTRY. Soldiers of the French Sangaris force patrol in the muslim neighborhood of Boda, a mainly Christian town in the south of the country, on July 24, 2014, where nearly ten people, most of them civilians, died when rival militias clashed earlier this month in the strife-torn Central African Republic. Photo by AFP/Andoni Lubaki