Keyword: Central African Republic

France called to help in Central African Republic crisis

France, whose troops this year halted an Islamist assault towards Mali's capital, is now in demand from another of its former African colonies.

French soldiers kill Indian nationals amid CAR unrest

French troops guarding the airport at the Central African Republic's capital Bangui, to which rebels are advancing, shot dead two Indian nationals.

Central African Republic rebels in capital, France sends troops

Paris sends in more troops to secure international airport as rebels clash with government forces in captal of the mineral-rich former French colony.

France stands aside from Central African Republic civil war

President François Hollande makes plain that France will not defend Central African Republic’s government against advancing rebels.

Protestors attack French embassy in Central African Republic

France ups security for its citizens in the Central African Republic after its embassy was stoned by crowd demanding it help quash a rebellion.