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Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2014-02-15

Months of sectarian violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) has seen thousands flee their homes in terror, including a large number of the country’s market traders, farm workers, and cattle herders.

As a result, the country now finds itself facing on the verge of a food crisis, humanitarian agencies have warned. FRANCE 24’s Catherine Norris-Trent and Sylvain Rousseau report.

Date created : 2014-02-15

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