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End of Joseph Kony hunt breeds frustration and fear

End of Joseph Kony hunt breeds frustration and fear

April 26, 2017 0

Uganda and the United States have ended a six-year hunt for elusive warlord Joseph Kony and his notorious Lord’s Resistance Army.   But calling off the mission, focused on Central African Republic, has

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Central African Republic: What’s gone wrong?

Central African Republic: What’s gone wrong?

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 24, 2017 0

There was hope last year that the election of President Faustin-Archange Touadéra would bring real change to the troubled Central African Republic. But 12 months on, he has been unable to extend his

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Kony’s killers – are child soldiers accountable when they become men?

Kony’s killers – are child soldiers accountable when they become men?

December 5, 2016 0

The trial of Dominic Ongwen, a senior member of the notorious Lord’s Resistance Army, opens on Tuesday before the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Many horrors will be recounted, but the case

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CAR: The search for justice

CAR: The search for justice

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 30, 2014 0

BANGUI 30 October 2014 (IRIN) - As the International Criminal Court (ICC) steps up its work in the Central African Republic (CAR), pledging to bring the worst perpetrators of violence to justice, concerted

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A tentative ceasefire in CAR

A tentative ceasefire in CAR

dan.rafter@hrc.org July 29, 2014 0

BRAZZAVILLE 29 July 2014 (IRIN) - While the ceasefire signed in Brazzaville on 23 July by the two principal armed factions in the Central African Republic (CAR), the ex-Seleka and anti-Balaka, was widely

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Briefing: Targeting CAR’s predators

Briefing: Targeting CAR’s predators

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 21, 2014 0

BANGUI 21 July 2014 (IRIN) - The UN sanctions committee unveiled a report on 11 July detailing the alleged involvement of named individuals and armed groups in major human rights violations in the

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Little help for CAR rape survivors

Little help for CAR rape survivors

carolyn.simon@hrc.org July 15, 2014 0

BANGUI 15 July 2014 (IRIN) - The presence of armed groups and continued fighting causing displacement across the Central African Republic (CAR) has led to an escalation of insecurity leaving women and girls

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Hardship for third-country nationals fleeing CAR

Hardship for third-country nationals fleeing CAR

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 28, 2014 0

KENTZOU 28 May 2014 (IRIN) - While thousands of Central Africa Republic (CAR) refugees have settled in villages in neighbouring Cameroon after fleeing violence, many third-country nationals with whom they escaped are still

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Displaced CAR youths in Chad desperate for school

Displaced CAR youths in Chad desperate for school

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 26, 2014 0

DOYABA/SIDDHO/N’DJAMENA 26 May 2014 (IRIN) - Some 40,900 children and thousands more youths displaced by the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) are stuck in transit camps in southern Chad with no

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Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR

Trauma link to malnutrition in CAR

April 23, 2014 0

BANGUI 23 April 2014 (IRIN) - Data collected at a hospital clinic for malnourished children in the Central African Republic (CAR) suggests that many of the childrens’ parents present symptoms of post-traumatic stress

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