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Antoine Rolland

Central African Republic votes amid tight security after December violence

Mar 15 2021

BANGUI Almost all polling stations in Central African Republic were able to open for a second round of parliamentary elections on Sunday, the electoral body said, amid heavy security to deter rebels who disrupted polls in December.

Central African Republic braces for tense elections amid conflict

Mar 12 2021

Central African Republic will vote in a second round of parliamentary elections on Sunday under high security after a surge in rebel violence surrounding December's polls.

Bullets and panic: rebels attack Central African Republic capital

Jan 13 2021

BANGUI Rebels in Central African Republic attacked the capital early on Wednesday, but were repelled by President Faustin-Archange Touadera's security forces and United Nations peacekeepers, authorities said, in an escalation of an election conflict.

Food blocked, refugees flee amid Central African Republic fighting

Jan 13 2021

GAROUA-BOULAI, Cameroon Every day at dawn, Polycarpe Fodjo gets up from a makeshift bed under his truck and waits. He should have delivered a load of rice from Cameroon to Central African Republic over three weeks ago, but a violent rebellion across the border has halted trade.

French warplanes fly over Central African Republic amid rebel offensives

Jan 10 2021

BANGUI/PARIS Rebels attacked two towns in the Central African Republic on Saturday as French warplanes flew over in an apparent attempt to deter an advance on the capital after a disputed election.

Central African Republic President Touadera is re-elected

Jan 05 2021

BANGUI (Reuters) -Central African Republic President Faustin-Archange Touadera has won five more years in power by securing more than 53% of votes in an election that was marred by violence, according to provisional results announced on Monday. | Video

Central African rebels attack and enter town before election results announced

Jan 04 2021

BANGUI Rebel fighters in Central African Republic attacked and partially occupied a diamond-mining town on Sunday, four security and humanitarian sources said, a day before authorities are due to declare results of the presidential election. | Video

Opposition in Central African Republic calls for repeat of disrupted election

Dec 30 2020

BANGUI A group of influential opposition politicians in Central African Republic has called for an annullment of last Sunday's election, saying that a third of voters were unable to cast their ballot because of insecurity. | Video

Opposition in Central African Republic calls for repeat of disrupted election

Dec 30 2020

BANGUI (Reuters) -A group of influential opposition politicians in Central African Republic has called for an annulment of last Sunday's election, saying a third of voters were unable to cast ballots because of insecurity. | Video

Opposition in Central African Republic calls for repeat of disrupted election

Dec 30 2020

BANGUI, Dec 30 A group of influential opposition politicians in Central African Republic has called for an annullment of last Sunday's election, saying that a third of voters were unable to cast their ballot because of insecurity.

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