Congo Peacekeepers Accused of Sex Abuse to Leave CAR

[Al Jazeera] About 600 troops from Congo Republic serving as UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic will be returning home following allegations of sex abuse, the United Nations announced on Wednesday.

[Al Jazeera] About 600 troops from Congo Republic serving as UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic will be returning home following allegations of sex abuse, the United Nations announced on Wednesday.

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‘Around 100 Killed’ in Bria Despite Truce Deal

[Al Jazeera] As many as 100 people may have been killed in a day of clashes between rival factions in the Central African Republic town of Bria, shortly after a truce deal was signed, the town’s mayor said.

[Al Jazeera] As many as 100 people may have been killed in a day of clashes between rival factions in the Central African Republic town of Bria, shortly after a truce deal was signed, the town's mayor said.

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‘Dozens Killed’ in CAR’s Bria Despite Ceasefire Deal

[Al Jazeera] Around 50 people have been killed in Bria, in the Central African Republic, when clashes broke out between rival armed factions despite the signing a day earlier of a truce deal, the mayor of the town has said.

[Al Jazeera] Around 50 people have been killed in Bria, in the Central African Republic, when clashes broke out between rival armed factions despite the signing a day earlier of a truce deal, the mayor of the town has said.

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People With Disabilities At High Risk

[HRW] Nairobi -People with disabilities in the Central African Republic have faced violent attacks, forced displacement, and ongoing neglect in the humanitarian response, Human Rights Watch said today. A peace accord signed on June 19, 2017, offers a c…

[HRW] Nairobi -People with disabilities in the Central African Republic have faced violent attacks, forced displacement, and ongoing neglect in the humanitarian response, Human Rights Watch said today. A peace accord signed on June 19, 2017, offers a chance to help this abused and marginalized group.

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Justice Needed for Lasting Peace in CAR

[HRW] Civilians in the Central African Republic caught a break this week. The government and armed groups signed a peace accord on June 19 that includes a ceasefire and political reform measures, which could put an end to a conflict that has claimed th…

[HRW] Civilians in the Central African Republic caught a break this week. The government and armed groups signed a peace accord on June 19 that includes a ceasefire and political reform measures, which could put an end to a conflict that has claimed thousands of lives and caused immense suffering.

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Peace Deal in Doubt As Dozens Die in Fresh Fighting

[Deutsche Welle] Close to 50 people have been killed after fresh fighting broke out in a small town in the Central African Republic. On Monday, the government signed its latest peace deal with 13 armed groups.

[Deutsche Welle] Close to 50 people have been killed after fresh fighting broke out in a small town in the Central African Republic. On Monday, the government signed its latest peace deal with 13 armed groups.

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Will Peace Accord Bring End to Violence?

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has struck a peace deal with most of the country’s armed groups in a bid to end a long-running conflict that has killed thousands of people.

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has struck a peace deal with most of the country's armed groups in a bid to end a long-running conflict that has killed thousands of people.

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Government Signs Peace Deal With Rebel Groups

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has signed an “immediate ceasefire” deal with rebel groups at a meeting in Italy’s capital, Rome, aimed at ending violence in the strife-torn country.

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has signed an "immediate ceasefire" deal with rebel groups at a meeting in Italy's capital, Rome, aimed at ending violence in the strife-torn country.

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Vatican Brokers Peace Deal With Rebel Groups

[Deutsche Welle] Armed rebel groups have agreed to an “immediate” nationwide ceasefire in exchange for political representation. Sectarian violence has plagued the African country since Muslim militias overthrew the government in 2013.

[Deutsche Welle] Armed rebel groups have agreed to an "immediate" nationwide ceasefire in exchange for political representation. Sectarian violence has plagued the African country since Muslim militias overthrew the government in 2013.

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Church Shelters Muslims Fleeing Anti-Balaka

[Al Jazeera] Bangui -At least 1,500 people, mostly Muslim civilians, currently stuck in a Catholic church in the country’s southeast, are growing increasingly desperate, a priest has told Al Jazeera.

[Al Jazeera] Bangui -At least 1,500 people, mostly Muslim civilians, currently stuck in a Catholic church in the country's southeast, are growing increasingly desperate, a priest has told Al Jazeera.

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