URGENT ¥¥¥ C. African rebels vow to respect January peace deal

The leader of the Central African rebel coalition Seleka, whose fighters have seized the capital, said they would respect a peace deal signed in January.

"We are still keeping to the spirit of Libreville," Michel Djotodia told Radio France Internationale (RFI) on Sunday, referring to the city in Gabon where the peace accord was signed.