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French soldiers accused of sexual abuse : EUFOR RCA

French soldiers are accused of sexually abusing children in the center at Bangui airport, Central African capital, between December 2013 and June 2014. After the rape charges brought against French soldiers in the CAR, the correspondent of France Info locally collected particularly explicit testimony about the alleged practices of French and Georgian military :


EUFOR CAR Bangui : EU's first major army operation since 2008 (?)

European Union foreign ministers are expected to agree on Monday (20 January, 2014) to send up to 1,000 soldiers to help stabilise Central African Republic, the EU's first major army operation in six years. The intervention by the 28-nation bloc comes after a senior UN official warned on Thursday of the risk of genocide in Central African Republic without a more robust international response to communal bloodshed. The EU force could start arriving in Central African Republic by the end of February.