Violence displaces 200,000 in CAR

Mistrust between religious groups worsen conditions in evacuation centres, where thousands seek shelter.

    The UN has said that more than 200,000 people in the Central African Republic have been forced from their homes.

    Christians of the Anti-Balaka militia raided Muslim neignbourhoods in a country that has been seeing tit-for-tat violence since a mainly Muslim rebel group, named Seleka, seized power in March and toppled President Francois Bozize .

    One northern city has witnessed dozens of deaths, and the Catholic bishop there has told Al Jazeera that mistrust between communities runs deep.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Bossangoa.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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