Central African Republic rebels in capital, France sends troops




 
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Central African Republic rebels in capital, France sends troops
 
March 24th, 2013  
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Central African Republic rebels in capital, France sends troops
By Paul-Marin Ngoupana BANGUI (Reuters) - Central African Republic rebels clashed with government forces inside the capital on Saturday as they sought to topple President Francois Bozize, prompting France to send in more troops to secure the international airport. The Seleka rebel coalition resumed hostilities this week in the mineral-rich former French colony, vowing to oust Bozize whom it accuses of breaking a January peace agreement to integrate its fighters into the army. ...




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