- UN Security Council faces vote on CAR violence Updated: Dec-05-13 12:34 am
- France to send 1,000 troops to C. African Republic Updated: Nov-26-13 4:02 pm
- Central African Republic decrees statewide curfew Updated: Nov-22-13 3:07 pm
- C. African Republic lawyers protest judge's murder Updated: Nov-22-13 10:20 am
- Judicial official shot dead in C. African Republic Updated: Nov-17-13 12:47 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council is set to authorize increased military action by France and African troops to try to end near-anarchy in the Central African Republic, which has seen an upsurge in Muslim-Christian violence along with widespread killings, torture and rapes.
DAKAR, Senegal - France promised Tuesday to send 1,000 troops to Central African Republic amid warnings about the potential for genocide in the near-anarchic former French colony.
BANGUI, Central African Republic - The Central African Republic announced a countrywide curfew from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. in a presidential decree read on state radio late Friday.
BANGUI, Central African Republic - More than 100 judges and lawyers have taken to the streets of the capital in Central African Republic to protest the slaying of a colleague.
BANGUI, Central African Republic - An official says members of a disbanded rebel group have shot and killed a high-ranking judicial official in the capital of the Central African Republic.