French troops in CAR face resistance

Peacekeepers in Central African Republic are trying to restore order after wave of sectarian violence in the country.

    French soldiers in Central African Republic are facing fierce resistance, as they carry out a disarmament operation.

    Muslim Seleka rebels say they are being targeted more than other armed groups.

    Thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes to escape the fighting. 

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Bangui. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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