Russia to send soldiers to Central African Republic as part of U.N. force: decree

  15 April 2019    Read: 1237
Russia to send soldiers to Central African Republic as part of U.N. force: decree

Russia will send up to 30 military personnel to Central African Republic as part of a U.N mission to help stabilize the country, according to a decree signed by President Vladimir Putin on Monday, Reuters reported.

The decree said the Russian contingent would include military observers, staff officers and military communications specialists.

Moscow has already sent military equipment to CAR and Russian instructors are on the ground helping train the country’s armed forces.


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