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Central African Republic ceasefire urged as talks begin

Central African president Francois Bozize looks on during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African president Francois Bozize looks on during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African president Francois Bozize looks on during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African soldiers participate in a joint patrol with South African soldiers on the streets of Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African soldiers participate in a joint patrol with South African soldiers on the streets of Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African soldiers participate in a joint patrol with South African soldiers on the streets of Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African president Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African president Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African president Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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Central African President Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African President Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Central African President Francois Bozize speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in Bangui January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Luc Gnago
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