Africa

UN Approves European Troop Deployment to CARi
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January 29, 2014 5:18 AM
A contingent of about 500 European troops is being sent to assist French and African forces already stationed in the Central African Republic, which is in a state of unrest due largely to sectarian violence. The U.N. Security Council authorized the EU troop increase. VOA's Mike Richman reports.

UN Approves European Troop Deployment to CAR

Published January 29, 2014

A contingent of about 500 European troops is being sent to assist French and African forces already stationed in the Central African Republic, which is in a state of unrest due largely to sectarian violence. The U.N. Security Council authorized the EU troop increase. VOA's Mike Richman reports.


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