UN peacekeeper killed in CAR | 2018-06-12 | daily-sun.com

UN peacekeeper killed in CAR

    12 June, 2018 12:00 AM printer

BANGUI: A Burundian soldier in the UN peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) was killed late Sunday in a clash in the centre of the country, UN sources said, reports AFP.

The fighting occurred in the town of Bambari, according to UN sources there and in the capital Bangui. A CAR soldier was also injured.

The death came a week after a Tanzanian peacekeeper was killed and seven others were wounded when their patrol was ambushed in the village of Dilapoko in the southwest Mambere-Kadei prefecture.