Central African Republic

UN imposes sanctions on Central African Republic rebel leader

UN experts accuse Abdoulaye Miskine, who signed a peace deal with the government last year, of looking for fighters.

UN imposes sanctions on Central African Republic rebel leader

Africa

In Pictures: The witch hunts of Bangui

Elderly people in the war-torn Central African Republic are being accused of witchcraft, with fatal consequences.

In Pictures: The witch hunts of Bangui

Central African Republic

CAR says 12 rebels killed in clash with UN troops

Fighters killed after they tried to enter the flashpoint town of Birao on Sunday, according to government spokesman.

CAR says 12 rebels killed in clash with UN troops

Africa

Five CAR militia leaders get life terms for war crimes

Twenty-eight people were also handed terms of 10-15 years of forced labour for murder and illegal possession of weapons.

Five CAR militia leaders get life terms for war crimes

Africa

Central African Republic: Warning of humanitarian disaster

Humanitarian workers say food shortages and inflation will get worse as lean months draw closer.

Africa

Central African Republic: UN steps in for peace efforts

For government forces, this is the first time they are setting foot in PK5 since 2014.

Central African Republic

UN, government forces vow to disarm Bangui district

Local fighters, traders urged to lay down arms after deadly clashes in mainly-Muslim PK5 district in the CAR capital.

Africa

Central African Republic clashes: UN adds more troops

After fighting between traders and fighters broke out over a dispute in Bangui, 40 people die.

Central African Republic

Ex-CAR President Francois Bozize 'returns home' from exile

Former president's political party announces his return after six years, says he will address countrymen in coming days.

Ex-CAR President Francois Bozize 'returns home' from exile

Central African Republic

CAR suspected militia leaders to face war crimes trial: ICC

Court says 'substantial grounds to believe' Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona, Alfred Yekatom behind crimes against civilians.

CAR suspected militia leaders to face war crimes trial: ICC

Central African Republic

In Pictures: Floods in Central African Republic

The Red Cross says seven people have died and 25 were injured in the worst flooding the country has seen in two decades.

In Pictures: Floods in Central African Republic

Africa

Senegalese peacekeepers killed in CAR helicopter crash

At least three soldiers killed and one injured after combat helicopter used by UN peacekeeping mission crashes in CAR.

Senegalese peacekeepers killed in CAR helicopter crash

Africa

Fresh fighting kills 23 in Central African Republic

Renewed clashes between two armed groups in Birao raise doubts about sustainability of peace deal signed in February.

Fresh fighting kills 23 in Central African Republic

Witness

Elephant Path: A Story of Hope and War in CAR

A Bayaka elder, an American biologist, and an eco-guard study and protect elephants in CAR until conflict strikes.

AJ Impact

A united Africa may give China its moment to shine

AfCFTA will likely complicate existing agreements with Africa’s main partners, including the United States and China.

 A united Africa may give China its moment to shine