France says backs evacuation of Muslims in CAR "as last resort"

By Reuters | Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:00 PM
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PARIS, April 8 (Reuters) - France said on Tuesday it supported the evacuation of Muslims under threat of reprisals in Central African Republic "as a last resort", saying that the priority was to save lives despite concerns it could lead to the division of the country.

The United Nations said on April 1 it was trying to evacuate 19,000 Muslims urgently from the capital Bangui and other parts of Central ...

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