A man who ate another man’s flesh in the Central African Republic has told the BBC he was seeking “revenge” for the murder of family members.
The man, who calls himself “Mad Dog”, was in a Christian mob who attacked a Muslim in the capital Bangui.
He said he had been “angry” because Muslims killed his pregnant wife, his-sister-in law and her baby.
At least 1,000 people have been killed since violence broke out in the Christian-majority country in December.
Tens of thousands have also been forced to flee their homes in the sectarian conflict.
However correspondents say fighting appears to have eased in Bangui after rival militiamen laid down their arms in a truce brokered by the French military.
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