After Years of Bloodshed, the Central African Republic Is Ready to Elect a New Government
Voters cast ballots on Wednesday in presidential and legislative elections that many hope will end more than two years of violence between Christians and Muslims in the country.
Spiraling Violence Puts Brakes on Central African Republic's Journey to Democracy
The CAR is supposed to hold a presidential election on October 18, which is hoped to end years of violent chaos. But as the death toll from clashes rise, it's feared the vote could just make things worse.
The Cannibal Emperor of Bangui and Africa’s Forgotten Conflict
Tomorrow marks the 35th anniversary of the French-organized military coup that ousted the cannibalistic self-proclaimed Emperor of the Central African Republic, Jean-Bédel Bokassa.