Central African Republic Unrest

  • A Christian resident of the Gobongo neighborhood celebrates as trucks pass carrying fleeing Muslims out of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. French troops surrounded one broken down vehicle to protect it from the hostile crowd. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying panicked Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack by anti-balaka militiamen in this area, with some passengers executed and others robbed. Military escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport Friday to board evacuation flights, as French troops stepped in to help Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
  • Angry Christians shout taunts at a truck full of fleeing Muslims, after their truck broke down and they had to be protected by at least 20 French soldiers, in the Gobongo neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying panicked Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack by anti-balaka militiamen, with some passengers executed and others robbed. Military escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport Friday to board evacuation flights, as French troops stepped in to help Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
  • Frightened Muslims attempting to leave Bangui sit in their truck, protected by a cordon of French soldiers, after it broke down and was surrounded by hundreds of hostile Christian residents, in the Gobongo neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying fleeing Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack by anti-balaka militiamen, with some passengers executed and others robbed. Military escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport Friday to board evacuation flights, as French troops stepped in to help Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
  • Frightened Muslims attempting to leave Bangui sit in their truck, protected by at least 20 French soldiers, after it broke down and was surrounded by hundreds of hostile Christian residents, in the Gobongo neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying fleeing Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack by anti-balaka militiamen, with some passengers executed and others robbed. Military escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport Friday to board evacuation flights, as French troops stepped in to help Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
  • Anti-balaka militiamen wave machetes and shout death threats at cars full of fleeing Muslims, as they speed through the Gobongo neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying panicked Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack in this area, with some passengers executed and others robbed. French troops stepped in Friday to help some Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas, while African Union escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport to board evacuation flights. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
  • A mechanic fixes a truck carrying Muslims attempting to flee the capital, after it broke down and French troops had to step in to protect it from a crowd of hostile Christian residents, in the Gobongo neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. In recent days, passenger vehicles carrying fleeing Muslims toward the northern edge of town have repeatedly come under attack by anti-balaka militiamen, with some passengers executed and others robbed. Military escorts shuttled nationals of Chad and Cameroon to the airport Friday to board evacuation flights, as French troops stepped in to help Muslims fleeing north by road make it safely through hostile areas. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

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