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'Massive scale ethnic cleansing' in CAR

The Central African Republic is ravaged by what some human rights groups are calling ethnic cleansing. Tim Whewell reports.

The Central African Republic is ravaged by what some human rights groups are calling ethnic cleansing.

Mainly Muslim rebels seized power last year but after their leader was forced to stand down in January, Christian militias have been targeting Muslim civilians.

Newsnight's Tim Whewell has been in the Central African Republic and made the journey to Carnot in the west of the country.

  • 19 Mar
  • From the section Africa