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Stories with place: Central African Republic
  • new storyFugitive African warlord Joseph Kony is said to be sickly 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 5:06 am

    KAMPALA, Uganda - Defectors from the Lord's Resistance Army say the armed group's fugitive leader is sickly and in retreat from an international manhunt that includes U.S. forces.

  • Cash-strapped UN food agency reduces help to Syrian refugees 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 10:55 pm

    CANBERRA, Australia - The United Nations' food agency is cutting back on assistance to thousands of Syrian refugees after an appeal for a ceasefire to enable Syrians feed themselves went unheeded, World Food Program Executive Director Ertharin Cousin said on Friday.

  • New claims of child sex abuse by UN peacekeepers in Africa 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 1:46 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations says it has received allegations that U.N. peacekeepers sexually abused children in Central African Republic, where French troops are also being investigated for alleged sex abuse against boys.