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2 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

SA soldiers died in CAR while generals dithered

While South African soldiers were fighting for their lives in the CAR last year, a different battle was going on back at defence headquarters.

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4 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Boko Haram: Questions America must answer

Apocalypse 2015 : Is there any chance whatsoever that the United States of America might want Nigeria damaged or dismembered? What would be the motive? What would it profit the U.S. to have one more humanitarian debacle, another blood festival in another corner of the world? The war theatres of Syria, Ukraine, Sudan, Iraq and Central African ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Want to Help Fight Ebola? Here's How.

When the virus spread in Guinea in March, the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team activated its team of volunteer mappers.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Charitable Organizations, Mdecins Sans Frontires, Ann Arbor, MI

11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The long, grim history of U.N. peacekeepers caught in the crossfire

Chadian troops, part of an African Union peacekeeping force, drive down a road in Bangui, Central African Republic, on Dec. 26, 2013.

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16 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

Central African Republic Forms New Transitional Government

Looking forward to lasting stability and peace in war-torn Central African Republic, the newly-appointed prime minister, Kamoun Mahamat, announced the formation of a new transitional government.

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22 hrs ago | ELCA.org

They sleep on pews

It's Sunday evening at St. Timothy Lutheran Church in Bangui, Central African Republic, and the main gate to the stone-walled compound is locked.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Trend

Georgia, Central African Republic discuss defense cooperation

Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Alasania paid his first official visit to the Central African Republic.

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Scoop

UNICEF Deploys Its Largest Emergency Supply Operation Ever

This August UNICEF shipped 1,000 metric tonnes of life-saving supplies for children caught in the world's most urgent crises - the largest emergency supply operation in the organization's history in a single month.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

AlertNet

International Medical Corps Calls for Increased Humanitarian ...

August 26, 2014 - Los Angeles, Calif. Already host to hundreds of thousands of refugees from Sudan's Darfur region, Chad is moving center stage as armed militants drive large scale population displacements and instability throughout the region.

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State Department

Central African Republic: Announcement of New Government

The United States welcomes the announcement of the formation of a new transitional government in the Central African Republic.

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In-depth Africa

Poetic Injustice: Untellable tales of human flesh-eating from the Central African Republic

"This information is true," said Captain Ahmat Nedjad Ibrahim. "Muslim flesh was eaten.

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Yahoo!

Fighting between rival factions kills 17 in Central Africa

At least 17 people were killed in fighting between rival factions of the former rebel movement Seleka in the Central African Republic, an officer in the African peacekeeping force there said Tuesday.

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Sys-Con Media

AXMIN Comments on Reports of Mine Collapse in the Central African Republic

This is the second time that there has been a mine collapse since the Company declared a state of Force Majeure at its Passendro Gold Project; the previous report occurred during the rainy season in June 2013.

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Reuters

Clash among Seleka rebels in Central African Republic kills 17

Seventeen people have been killed in fighting between Seleka rebels in the north of Central African Republic, the military spokesman for the rebels said on Tuesday.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

State Department

Crises on Four Fronts: Rising to the Call

In a time of unparalleled need, the response from our nation's humanitarians and our partners has been inspiring.

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The Peninsula

25 dead in Central African gold mine collapse

BANGUI, Central African Republic: At least 25 people died when an illegally operated gold mine collapsed for a second time in two years in the Central African Republic, police said Saturday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Fresno Bee

UN: Four countries face humanitarian crises, worst since WWII

Iraq, Syria, the Central African Republic and South Sudan are all going through Level 3 emergencies, the United Nations' highest classification of a humanitarian crisis.

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Related Topix: World News, Sudan, Africa, South Sudan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

News24

.com | CAR unveils new government

The prime minister of the Central African Republic unveiled his new government on Friday, a broad coalition which includes representatives from rival armed groups.

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AlertNet

ACT Alliance Preliminary Appeal: Life-saving relief to CAR ...

Preliminary Appeal Target: US$753,771 Balance Requested: US$753,771 Geneva, Friday, 22 August 2014 Due to the conflict in the Central African Republic , there are massive flows of IDPs inside CAR and refugees in neighbouring countries.

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AlertNet

Mine collapse in Central African Republic kills 25

At least 25 people have died in a collapse at a gold mine 60 km north of the Central African Republic town of Bambari, a spokesman for the mainly Muslim Seleka rebels said on Friday.

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