US Urges End to Sectarian Attacks in CAR

The United States is urging people in the Central African Republic to take advantage of international support and their new transitional government to break a cycle of violence that has affected the country for nearly a year.

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement Wednesday that the U.S. is deeply concerned about sectarian attacks against both Muslims and Christians, and that such violence must end.

She said the C.A.R. will not be able to move toward stability and…