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Story Publication logo October 30, 2017

The Central African Republic Is a ‘Forgotten Crisis.’ Is the U.N. Helping or Hurting?

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Image by Cassandra Vinograd. Central African Republic, 2017.
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One of the world's poorest countries is slipping back into chaos, wracked by a spike in violence as...

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Image courtesy International Maritime Organization / CC BY 2.0. 2017.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Image courtesy International Maritime Organization / CC BY 2.0. 2017.

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wrapped up a trip to the Central African Republic last Friday, his first visit to a country hosting a U.N. peacekeeping mission since he assumed his post in January. The choice signaled the severity of the situation in CAR and a determination to highlight the importance of U.N. peacekeeping.

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