Seleka rebels in village outside town of Damara - 10 January
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Central African Republic rebels 'take president palace'

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 2013
  • From the section Africa
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