Turmoil Continues in CAR, Rebels Capture Another Town

Bloomberg reported that Central African Republic Rebels have advanced and captured another town in the north of the country.

As quoted in the market report:

Central African Republic was the world’s 12th-largest producer of rough diamonds by value in 2010, when output was 250,000 carats, according to data on the U.S. Geological Survey’s website. A carat is equal to a fifth of a gram. The country also produces gold and has undeveloped resources of copper, iron, manganese and uranium, the USGS said.

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