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Youths pillage mosque in Central African Republic protest over church attack

BANGUI (Reuters) – Youths in the Central African Republic plundered a mosque in the capital and barricaded streets with burning tyres on Thursday in protest at an attack by Muslim gunmen on a church that left about a dozen people dead, witnesses said. Few people ventured onto the streets of Bangui because of the protests, which have heightened fears of further inter-religious violence and reprisals against the Muslims who remain in the city. A Reuters witness saw youths from the mainly Christian anti-Balaka sack a mosque in the Lakouanga…