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France Sends Troops to Mali

Geronimo1958 Wrote: Jan 13, 2013 10:34 AM
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Central African Republic: Update. Warring parties in the Central African Republic agreed Friday to call a ceasefire and form a government of national unity under President Francois Bozize, with general elections planned in a year.

A coalition of three rebel groups known as Seleka, or the 'alliance' in the Sango language, took up arms in the lawless north of the mineral-rich but impoverished country on 10 December and swept south, stopping within striking distance of the capital, Bangui.

Comment: Apparently the prospect that the internal fight was becoming internationalized...