Humanitarian crises

Yemen to face worst humanitarian crisis of 2019: UN

Some 132 million people in 42 countries will need assistance next year, with Yemen topping the list, UN says.

Yemen to face worst humanitarian crisis of 2019: UN

Central African Republic

Children in CAR 'desperately need world's attention'

UN agency warns 43,000 children under the age of five 'face an extremely high risk of death' as crisis worsens.

UNICEF: More than 1.5 million children in CAR need emergency aid

Africa

CAR war crimes suspect Yekatom appears at ICC, alleges torture

Once nicknamed 'Rambo', Alfred Yekatom faces 14 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.

War & Conflict

UN warns of famine in violence-hit Central African Republic

Over 60 percent of the CAR's population is already in need of aid and protection, with violence affecting millions.

UN warns of famine in violence-hit Central African Republic

Africa

Russia to increase military presence in Central African Republic

With an arms embargo in place on the Central African Republic, Russia is ready to send military trainers to the country.

Central African Republic

Scores killed in attack on CAR refugee mission

Thousands of internally displaced people flee site in Alindao, in latest violent incident in Central African Republic.

Dozens of bodies found after attack on CAR refugee mission

Africa

CAR suspect wanted for war crimes against Muslims handed to ICC

Once nicknamed 'Rambo', Alfred Yekatom is accused of leading 3,000 Anti-balaka fighters blamed for 2013-2014 atrocities.

Africa

Central African Republic calls on Russia to train its army

The army is helpless as it deals with an arms embargo and 14 militia groups fighting for control.

Africa

Central African Republic: Leader of Seleka fighters speaks up

'General Force' looks too powerful to be arrested as he is well-protected by determined young men who have nothing to lose.

Reporter's Notebook

Central African Republic: A crisis Russia didn't forget

While the West remains complacent and aloof towards the humanitarian crisis, Russia steps in.

Africa

Central African Republic refugees start returning home

In a country torn by sectarian violence, Muslims and Christians are learning to live side by side again.

Africa

Central African Republic: Humanitarian crisis continues

Thousands of people forced from their homes find they are trapped by the sectarian violence in the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic

'I opened a computer lab for displaced Muslim teens'

Djamaladine Mahamat Salet, a 38-year-old IDP, helps provide an education to children in bleak circumstances in CAR.

Displaced Muslim teens learn computer skills at Catholic mission

Journalism Is Not A Crime

Three Russian journalists killed in Central African Republic

The reporters were investigating the activities of so-called Wagner group, a group of private military contractors.

Three Russian journalists killed in Central African Republic

Talk to Al Jazeera

Bemba: Sympathy for victims but justice has been served

The recently acquitted former DRC vice president discusses 10 years in captivity, upcoming elections and Congo's future.