UN imposes sanctions on C Africa ex-president Bozize

The UN Security Council ordered sanctions against three Central African Republic leaders, including former president Francois Bozize, on Friday.

AFP| Last Updated: May 10, 2014, 04:05 AM IST

United Nations: The UN Security Council ordered sanctions against three Central African Republic leaders, including former president Francois Bozize, on Friday.

The leader of the anti-Balaka militia Levy Yakete and the number two of the Seleka militia Nourredine Adam were also targeted.

These targeted sanctions -- an asset freeze and a travel ban -- were anticipated in a January 28 UN resolution proposed by France and the United States