Recent Developments Violence in eastern and western Central African Republic CAR has increased and spread to new provinces inas the government in Bangui remains unable to extend control outside the capital. After rumors spread that the peacekeepers intended to disarm all Muslims, leaving them vulnerable to attacks by armed Christian groups, heavy clashes broke out, killing more than twenty people, including a UN peacekeeper, and wounding nearly one hundred Seeking women curious about consensual bondage.
Over the following weeks, violence spread outside of PK5 as reprisal attacks were carried out by both ex-Seleka and anti-balaka militias.
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Background Since gaining independence inCAR has experienced decades of violence and instability.
Seleka fighters launched an offensive against the CAR government in Decemberand both seized the capital city of Bangui and staged a coup in March In Septemberanti-balaka forces began committing widespread revenge attacks against mostly Muslims civilians, displacing tens of thousands of people to Seleka-controlled areas in the north.
Seleka forces were disbanded by the government shortly after revenge attacks began, but many ex-Seleka members started committing counterattacks, plunging CAR into a chaotic state of violence and an ensuing humanitarian crisis. Despite optimism after Cock Los Angeles need face fucked election of President Faustin Archange Touadera in the spring ofthe crisis only intensified.
Lawlessness in the rest of the country has allowed armed groups to Lady looking sex WA Sequim 98382 and fighting has increased in the central, western, and eastern provinces. Reports by human rights groups and UN agencies suggest that crimes committed by both ex-Seleka forces and anti-balaka groups amount to war crimes and crimes against humanity.
MINUSCA faces ificant challenges in fulfilling its mandate to protect civilians and dismantle armed groups, primarily due Nh amature porn lack of infrastructure and reluctance to use military force. Numerous attacks have also been carried out against UN peacekeepers and humanitarian workers; fifteen peacekeepers were killed in CAR in and six peacekeepers have been killed in attacks by various armed groups in Further deterioration of the security environment will increase sectarian violence and spillover will continue to destabilize the region, posing challenges to ending the conflicts in neighboring South Sudan and Democratic Republic of Congo.