Continuing violence in Central African Republic

Central African Republic is a mess. The atrocities being committed against citizens there in recent months is truly disturbing. Worldmag.com has my latest story about the situation there:

Last month, Central African Republic’s President Michel Djotodia “dissolved” the Seleka Islamist rebel group that helped him seize power in March. Djotodia announced the rebel group that looted, raped, burned down homes, and killed hundreds of civilians in recent months “no longer exists,” according to Agence France-Presse (AFP).

But the group evidently didn’t get the message, and attacks against Christians persist. Rona Peligal, of Human Rights Watch (HRW), said people “are pretty skeptical about President Djotodia’s announcement” and think he was just distancing himself from Seleka’s brutality.

Read more at World.

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