CAR’s interim leader calls for peace

The interim leader of the Central African Republic has appealed for peace between Christians and Muslims.

    The interim leader of the Central African Republic has appealed for peace between Christians and Muslims.

    Alexandre Ferdinand Ngendet has been heading a ruling transitional council since former President Djotodia was forced from office last week. He said he won't run for the post of transitional president as the country needs a fresh start with new leadership. 

    A vote to choose who will lead the country to full elections will take place in the next few days.

    Al Jazeera’s Barnaby Phillips reports from Bangui.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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