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Posted: April 28, 2014 at 5:27 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “It’s tragic and inexcusable that the situation was allowed to fall apart so that in the end evacuation was the only way to save people’s lives.” Joanne Mariner, a senior crisis adviser for Amnesty International, on the exodus of about 1,300 Muslims who had lived in daily fear from attacks in Central African Republic’s strife-torn capital

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Front Section, Pages 8 on 04/28/2014