Seleka rebels in village outside town of Damara - 10 January
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CAR rebels 'in presidential palace'

Rebels in the Central African Republic (CAR) say they have seized the presidential palace after President Francois Bozize reportedly fled the capital.

Rebels in the Central African Republic (CAR) say they have seized the presidential palace after President Francois Bozize reportedly fled the capital.

The Seleka rebels were said to be in control of Bangui, where witnesses said there was looting and sporadic gunfire.

Richard Forrest reports.

  • 24 Mar
  • From the section Africa