The UN Security Council has voted to authorise the use of force by French and African troops to protect civilians in the Central African Republic. The UN also approved a one-year arms embargo on the country, where rival Muslim and Christian militias have been behind an upsurge in violence.
Latest update: 04/01/2013
Outrage in India
As politicians play catch-up, the brutal gang rape and murder of a New Delhi medical student forces the world’s largest democracy to take a hard look at the status of women.
- Noopur Tiwari, Journalist, New Dehli television;
- Martine Moscovici, Criminal lawyer;
- Divya Rajogopal, Reporter, Business Times of India;
- Natacha Butler, France 24 Correspondent.
Programme prepared and produced by Christopher Davis, David Boratav and Mary Colombel