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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) walk as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) walk as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) walk as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) gather as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) watch as a vehicle is unloaded after arriving at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) watch as a vehicle is unloaded after arriving at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) watch as a vehicle is unloaded after arriving at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Military vehicles carrying French soldiers patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Military vehicles carrying French soldiers patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Military vehicles carrying French soldiers patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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French soldiers sit in a military vehicle as they patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

French soldiers sit in a military vehicle as they patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

French soldiers sit in a military vehicle as they patrol a street near the presidential palace in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Soldiers from the Congolese contingent of the Central African Multinational Force (FOMAC) stand in formation as they arrive at an airport in Bangui, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African Republic soldiers ride past on a motorcycle on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers ride past on a motorcycle on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers ride past on a motorcycle on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African Republic soldiers walk near a taxi station in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers walk near a taxi station in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers walk near a taxi station in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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A Central African Republic soldier walks past a vendor on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

A Central African Republic soldier walks past a vendor on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

A Central African Republic soldier walks past a vendor on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African Republic soldiers walk on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers walk on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African Republic soldiers walk on a street in Bangui December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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