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Central African Republic Crisis

Violent Clashes Break Out In Central African Republic's Capital

AP | STEVE NIKO and HIPPOLYTE MARBOUA | Posted 12.09.2014 | World

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Clashes in Central African Republic's capital have resulted in "many casualties," the International Committe...

Central African Republic Bans Text Messages

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 06.04.2014 | World

While the Central African Republic stands on the precipice of genocide and protests rage in the capital, the government in Bangui has banned text mess...

UN Authorizes 12,000 Strong CAR Peacekeeping Force

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 06.10.2014 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously approved a nearly 12,000-strong U.N. peacekeeping force for Central African ...

Food Crisis Looms In Violence-Stricken CAR

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2014 | World

By Media Coulibaly BANGUI, Feb 11 (Reuters) - An exodus of Muslim traders fleeing attacks by Christian militia in Central African Repu...

Standing with the People of the Central African Republic for a Stronger Future

Nancy Lindborg | Posted 04.02.2014 | World
Nancy Lindborg

With a total population of about 750,000, almost 400,000 people in Bagui are displaced and 100,000 people are now huddled in an encampment by the airport, seeking refuge from a vicious cycle of attacks and lawlessness.

Chaos, Gunbattles And Hungry Kids In CAR

AP | KRISTA LARSON | Posted 02.12.2014 | World

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — French troops backed by a helicopter traded fire with suspected rebels in a tense Bangui neighborhood on Fri...

60,000 Face Food Shortages In CAR Aid Crisis

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | World

DAKAR, Senegal -- Human rights and aid groups say continued insecurity in Central African Republic has compounded a humanitarian crisis affecting the ...