Violent clashes claim 75 lives in C. African Republic

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At least 75 people have been killed and several others severely injured over the past 10 days during fighting between rival factions in the Central African Republic (CAR).Reports say most of the victims of clashes were civilians.Clashes erupted last Thursday in the Mala region, around 200 kilometers north of the capital Bangui.”They kill, loot, rape and steal with impunity. There is no one to protect the population from their abuses,”media outlets quoted local residents as saying.The CAR has long been the scene of sectarian violence commited by anti-Balaka militias. The crisis since last year has forced the minority Muslim population to abandon their homes and flee.

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