[JURIST] UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Simonovic on Thursday held a press conference in the Central African Republic (CAR), where he addressed the international community, urging them to remember [press release] the fragile state of CAR. Simonovic described [UN News Centre report] the weak transitional government, lack of social services, lack of police protection and the alarming state of the justice system. He stated that the country [JURIST news archive] has reached an "unprecedented" level of violence and...

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