Hundreds of civilians hiding in a mosque in the border city of Bangassou (Central African Republic) after the attacks carried out by militant Christians, which were killed up to 30 civilians, reports Reuters, citing UN staff.
We are talking about attacks on 13-14 may. The rebels also attacked the UN compound, where security after the attack has been strengthened. Recently in the area of Bangassou, killed six UN peacekeepers.
International control of Bangassou lost.
The UN representative said that in the ranks of fighters are minors, who are fighting while under the influence of drugs.