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  • people in Central African Republic voted on Sunday under a cloud of violence as the government, international partners and the United Nations tried to hold off a rebel advance.

  • Melissa's hostile to president first in our college touadera have stepped up attacks in the run up to the presidential and legislative election.

  • That's after several candidates, including former President Francois Bozize A, were barred from standing earlier this month.

  • Touadera on the U.

  • N, which has 12,800 uniformed peacekeepers in the impoverished but mineral rich country, have accused disease A of being behind the rebel offensive.

  • And there are concerns that a substantial number of Central African Republic's 1.8 million registered voters will be disenfranchised by the violence specifically in remote towns, some of which are controlled by armed rebels.

  • Some polling stations in the capital, Bungie, opened with a slight delay amid heavy security following sporadic gunfire heard overnight.

  • Heavy gunfire was also heard early on Sunday in the town of Bor, around 270 miles northwest of the capital, according Toa one resident.

  • This opposition figures had called for Sunday's vote to be delayed, but this was rejected by the government on the U.

  • N amid fears a power vacuum could worsen the crisis.

people in Central African Republic voted on Sunday under a cloud of violence as the government, international partners and the United Nations tried to hold off a rebel advance.

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