C. African Republic premier calls for voluntary disarmament next week

By Reuters | Sun, 1 Jun 2014 19:11 PM

DAKAR, June 1 (Reuters) - Central African Republic's prime minister on Sunday called for voluntary national disarmament next week in a bid to halt a worsening cycle of violence that threatens to drive Muslims from the West of the country.

In a televised address, Prime Minister Andre Nzapayeke declared June 8 would be a day for all citizens to hand in their weapons, after a spike in sectarian tensions in the...

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