30 civilians killed by militants in Bangassou town, vehicle

Besides these two incidents, the statement said, at least 121 civilians have been killed in vehicle between March and May 2017.

These areas of Central African Republic did not experience major violence during the sectarian bloodshed that erupted in late 2013 and ultimately forced almost all of the Muslims in the capital, Bangui, to flee to the country's north and beyond to neighboring Chad.

"Airstrikes carried out all day on Monday have allowed the troops on the ground to reconquer strategic points of the city before held by the assailants", he said.

About 1,000 people held hostage since the weekend by armed militias in a mosque amid violent clashes in southeastern Central African Republic have been freed, United Nations officials said on Monday.

A series of attacks in remote areas this past week have forced more than 15 000 people from their homes.

Displaced people in the area have fled to the town's mosque, Catholic Church and the Doctors without Borders (MSF) hospital, it added.

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Cardinal Dieudonne Nzapalainga of Bangui initiated negotiations with the Christian rebels to stop the violence Sunday, according to Arnold Fagba, Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Bangui. It was unclear if they had begun to retreat.

The UN agency said that DR Congo, which is also rife with violence, as of end March was hosting 103,000 Central African refugees.

In his statement from Bangui airport, President Archange Touadera firmly condemned the violence that shook the cities of south-east vehicle while he was away. Violence by armed groups has risen sharply since late past year.

Fighting in the eastern region of Central African Republic has mounted in recent months.

An armed group opened fire on civilians overnight killing an undisclosed number and at least one United Nations peacekeeper of the Moroccan contingent, who died from gunshot injuries, the MINUSCA said.

MINUSCA deployed 10,000 troops and 2,000 police to the vehicle following bloody sectarian fighting that erupted after the 2013 overthrow of leader Francois Bozize.

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