African Union
Tanzania, United Republic of


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Committee: African Union Topic: Reducing violence in Central Africa between military and paramilitary groups and the recruitment of child soldiers Country: Tanzania

For the last two decades the Central African Republic (C.A.R) has faced numerous conflicts between government troops and paramilitary groups. Today the situation is worse than ever because the conflicts have developed into a civil war. The conflict arose when a new coalition of varied rebel groups, known as Séléka accused the government of failing to abide by the peace agreement from 2007 and captured many towns at the end of 2012. The Republic of Tanzania finds this conflict most disturbing as it jeopardizes the safety of nearby countries. For over half...