CAR president urges UN to boost peacekeeping forces

Faustin-Archange Touadera, Central African Republic president, has urged the UN to boost its peacekeeping force in the country. Speaking at a news conference before the UN General Assembly, he warned of a surge in violence.

    Faustin-Archange Touadera, Central African Republic president, has urged the UN to boost its peacekeeping force in the country.

    Speaking at the UN General Assembly, he warned of a surge in violence.

    Al Jazeera's Duncan Crawford reports.


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