Red Cross in C.African Republic says 394 bodies collected in Bangui

by Reuters
Saturday, 7 December 2013 18:56 GMT

People identify bodies at a morgue during violence between Muslim and Christian militias in Bangui, Central African Republic, December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Herve Serefio

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BANGUI, Dec 7 (Reuters) - The Red Cross in Central African Republic has so far collected the bodies of 394 people killed in violence in the capital, Bangui, since Thursday, the organisation's president said on Saturday.

Pastor Antoine Mbao Bogo told Reuters the toll was likely to rise further on Sunday. (Reporting by David Lewis)

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