CAR Christian Seleka fighters seek refuge

Abandoned by their superiors, fighters are holed up in presidential palace after helping group to seize power last year.

    Most of the fighters that seized power in Central African Republic last year were Muslim, but some were Christian.
     
    A group of those Christian Seleka fighters have been abandoned by their superiors, and they are now hiding in what used to be a presidential palace.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Berengo on why the men are too afraid to leave.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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