facebook
twitter
search
search

France replaces ambassador to Central African Republic

Nov. 30, 2013 at 1:53 PM

PARIS, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- France said it will replace its ambassador to the Central African Republic, Serge Mucetti, who was appointed by former President Nicolas Sarkozy in 2012.

The French foreign ministry made the announcement shortly after France deployed troops to the Central African Republic for a possible military intervention backed by the United Nations, Radio France Internationale reported.

Mucetti's successor has not yet been named and no official reason for his dismissal was given.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
North Korea blasts arrival of U.S. submarine in South Korean port
Putin reassures PM Alexis Tsipras after 'no' referendum vote in Greece
U.S. lottery lowers portion of cash allocated to jackpot prize
South Korea rescues 5 North Korean sailors
F-16, Cessna planes collide midair in South Carolina, killing two