Child rape allegations against French troops in C.A.R dismissed

French investigating magistrates have closed a probe into allegations that French soldiers raped children in the Central African Republic (CAR) while on a peacekeeping mission, judicial sources told AFP on Monday. *The magistrates said there was no evidence that members of Operation Sangaris, deployed to keep warring militias apart, had abused children at a camp for people displaced by the fighting in 2013 and 2014, the sources said.

Priscilla Wolmer
Directrice de la rédaction