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What is the Antibalaka?

The Antibalaka militias in the Central African Republic remain a little-understood but critical player in the ongoing national cri...

Anti-Balaka

Muslim Identity at Risk in the Central African Republic

As violence continues in the Central African Republic, a conflict not religious at its roots, an Amnesty International report find...

Central African Republic

Fear and Hope in the CAR's Peace Process

During the crisis in the CAR, international jihadi groups volunteered to take revenge on Christian militias, but faith leaders in ...

Central African Republic

What is the Seleka?

The 2013 coup that sparked the current crisis in the CAR was carried out by a coalition of militias called the Sélék...

Séléka

Central African Republic: What Turns a Conflict 'Religious'?

As insecurity and violence continue in the Central African Republic, Tom Jackson discusses how the conflict and perception of it d...

Central African Republic

What’s “Religious” About the CAR Crisis?

With the arrival this week of UN peacekeeping forces in the Central African Republic, M....

Central African Republic

UN Mission to the Central African Republic Arrives

The arrival of United Nations troops to the Central African Republic (CAR) signals a new phase for the violent conflicts in the co...

Central African Republic

The Imam and the Archbishop: Central African Republic

Anyone picking the two most unenviable positions in religious leadership today might hit on President of the Islamic Council of th...

Central African Republic
Religion & Geopolitics. The Imam and the Archbishop: Central African Republic.