Central African Republic: NGO Highlights Problems With Sex Abuse Probe
Saturday, 16 September 2017 [Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The United Nations said on Thursday it was looking into allegations that complaints of sexual abuse and exploitation made against its peacekeepers in the conflict-torn Central African Republic were mishandled or unreported.
Faustin-Archange Touadera, Central African Republic president, has urged the UN to boost its peacekeeping force in the country. Speaking at a news conference ahead of UN General Assembly, he warned of a surge in violence.
As part of an international effort to stabilise the country, forces from the European Union have been training soldiers in the Central African Republic in an attempt to rebuild the national army. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
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One of the poorest countries in the world, Central African Republic has been under raging conflict since 2013. To date, up to 6,000 people have been killed. Half of the country’s population is in.. Source: Euronews English -
Ongoing fighting in the Central African Republic has spread to areas deemed largely peaceful, such as Bria, where, like in many other towns and villages, people who were once living together have now.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Already one of the poorest countries in the world, conflict has been raging in the Central African Republic since 2013. To date, up to 6,000 people have been killed in executions and mutilations... Source: Euronews English -