Central African Republic

News in brief 28 April (AM)

 Arkansas executions “deeply troubling” says UN human rights office

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News in Brief 11 April 2017 (PM)

“At least a dozen attacks” by Somali extremists in 10 days, condemned by UN

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Demonstrators attack UN convoy in Bambari town in CAR

An official working with the UN peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR), also known as MINUSCA, was injured on Tuesday while riding in a UN convoy headed to the village of Bornou.

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Central African Republic: Security Council pledges support for President’s efforts to stabilize country

The United Nations Security Council today expressed its support for the efforts of President Faustin Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic (CAR) to restore State authority as well as for the African Union-led mediation initiative to find a political solution to the situation in the crisis-torn country.

News in Brief 04 April 2017 (PM)

UN chief “deeply disturbed” by reports of chemical weapons use in Syria

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