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Central Africa's forest rangers in rebels' line of fire

AFP Gamboula, Central African Republic Nov 21, 2018, 04.51 PM (IST)

The forest rangers of Central Africa's Bamingui Bangoran park cannot just focus on saving the region's dwindling wildlife: they have themselves to protect too. Often armed with little more than Kalashnikov assault rifles, these men have to contend with rebel groups who can be far better equipped than they are.