Africa

Anti-balaka ambush in CAR kills two UN peacekeepers

Violence prompts many humanitarian groups to suspend activities in the Central African Republic city of Bangassou.

 Anti-balaka ambush in CAR kills two UN peacekeepers

Africa

UN: Moroccan peacekeeper killed, three wounded in CAR

The UN blamed pro-Christian armed groups for the shootings in the southern Central African Republic city of Bangassou.

UN: Moroccan peacekeeper killed, three wounded in CAR

Humanitarian crises

Muslims return to CAR to find their homes are gone

Observers warn that if land and property are not returned, there will be no peace in the Central African Republic.

Muslims return to CAR to find their homes are gone

War & Conflict

'There are forces waiting to take Bangui'

Al Jazeera speaks to the head of the UN peacekeeping mission about plans to bring security to conflict-hit CAR.

Why are civilians still being killed in the CAR?

Africa

Rising violence forces 40,000 more to flee CAR's east

The Norwegian Refugee Council says the number of refugees in the country's east has now reached 100,000.

Rising violence forces 40,000 more to flee CAR's east

Africa

Hundreds killed in CAR 'war crimes': HRW

Rights group blames impunity for widespread abuses in the African country between late 2014 and April 2017.

HRW raises concern over CAR 'war crimes'

Africa

Truck accident in Central African Republic kills 78

Dozens more injured as the heavily-loaded truck crashed outside the town of Bambari on its way to a weekly market.

Truck accident in Central African Republic kills 78

Africa

Is the UN tackling sex abuse by peacekeepers in CAR?

Despite a touted zero tolerance policy, allegations of sex abuse by peacekeepers continue to rise in the Central African Republic.

Africa

Congo peacekeepers accused of sex abuse to leave CAR

About 600 Congolese soldiers to be pulled out of Central African Republic after allegations of sexual misconduct.

Congo peacekeepers accused of sex abuse to leave CAR

Africa

'100 killed' in CAR town a day after truce deal

Bria mayor says death toll will certainly rise after a day of heavy clashes between rival factions.

'Around 100 killed' in CAR's Bria despite truce deal

Africa

'50 killed' in CAR town a day after ceasefire deal

Bria mayor says heavy clashes break out a day after the signing of a peace deal aimed at ending violence in the country.

'Dozens killed' in CAR's Bria despite ceasefire deal

Africa

CAR accord: 'Civilians desperate for violence to end'

HRW's Lewis Mudge says a lot more still needs to be done after truce deal signed by CAR government and rebel groups.

Q&A: Will CAR peace accord bring end to violence?

Africa

CAR government signs peace deal with rebel groups

Under the accord, armed groups will be given representation in the political arena in exchange for an end to attacks.

Ramadan 2017

IDPs in CAR: There is no food to break our Ramadan fast

As CAR is torn apart along religious lines, IDPs depend on villages, made up of both Christians and Muslims, for food.

IDPs in CAR: There is no food to break our Ramadan fast

Africa

Church shelters 1,500 Muslims fleeing CAR militia

More than 1,500 Muslims who found refuge in a church over a month ago are growing restless and desperate, priest says.

CAR: Church shelters Muslims fleeing Anti-balaka