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News Central African Republic: Fresh violence in Central African Republic sparks ‘unprecedented’ levels of displacement – UN

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=58463
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

23 January 2018 – Surging violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) has put unprecedented numbers of people on the run, the United Nations refugee agency said Tuesday, reporting that hungry, desperate arrivals being registered in neighbouring Chad ...

News Central African Republic: Central African Republic hits new high in displaced people

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-central-african-republic-hits-new-high-in-displaced-people-2018-1
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Conflict-torn Central African Republic is seeing the highest number of displaced people since fighting erupted there in 2013. The United Nations refugee agency says more than 688,000 people were displaced inside the country as of the ...

News Central African Republic: Militia leader convicted in Central African Republic

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/militia-leader-convicted-central-african-republic-52525047
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Human rights groups in Central African Republic say a former warlord who fought in the anti-Balaka militia has been sentenced to life in prison, a first for this conflict-wracked country. The International Federation for Human Rights said Monday that the ...

News Central African Republic: Atrocity Alert No. 88: Myanmar (Burma), Nigeria and Central African Republic

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/myanmar/atrocity-alert-no-88-myanmar-burma-nigeria-and-central-african-republic
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Despite repeated warnings from international humanitarian and human rights organizations that the situation in Rakhine State remains unsafe for the return of Rohingya refugees, implementation of a repatriation agreement between Bangladesh and Myanmar is ...

News Central African Republic: Gerson: Trump is at war with the central ideal of the Republic

News channel or source: http://www.pantagraph.com/opinion/columnists/gerson-trump-is-at-war-with-the-central-ideal-of/article_f488770f-957c-56c1-9b32-3c3006852ccd.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

The story of African-Americans who refused to accept their dehumanization ... Trump is at war with the central ideal of the Republic — a vision of strength through inclusion and equality that makes our country special and exceptional.

News Central African Republic: Victims Claim UN Peacekeepers Sexually Abusing Women and Children in Central African Republic

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2018/january/victims-claim-un-peacekeepers-sexually-abusing-women-and-children-in-central-african-republic
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Despite a 2017 initiative to fight sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers, nations around the world report the atrocities continue. Victims in the Central African Republic say the organization has done little to stop peacekeepers from raping ...

News Central African Republic: African ambassadors to convene in wake of Trump’s “sh*thole” outburst

News channel or source: https://hotair.com/headlines/archives/2018/01/african-ambassadors-convene-wake-trumps-shthole-outburst/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

famines in South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia; South Sudan’s brutal civil war; growing terrorism threats in the Sahel; and the humanitarian crisis sparked by the effective collapse of the Central African Republic, to name a few.

News Central African Republic: Central African Republic Fast Facts

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/18/world/africa/central-african-republic-fast-facts/index.html
Publication date: Friday 18 April 2014

Ethnic Groups: Baya 33%, Banda 27%, Mandjia 13%, Sara 10%, Mboum 7%, M'Baka 4%, Yakoma 4%, other 2% Religion: Indigenous beliefs 35%, Protestant 25%, Roman Catholic 25%, Muslim 15% GDP (purchasing power parity): $3.186 billion (2016 est.) GDP per capita: $ ...

News Central African Republic: African Union suspends Central African Republic after coup

News channel or source: http://articles.latimes.com/2013/mar/25/world/la-fg-central-african-republic-20130326
Publication date: onday 25 March 2013

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 deployed there ...

News Central African Republic: Central African Republic: The country where teachers have disappeared

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-42279395
Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

Rivals have been fighting in the Central African Republic since 2013. In the chaos the school teachers have quietly disappeared so now parents are going through crash courses to replace them. Farmer Apollinaire Zaoro knows a thing or two about planting.