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Photos of the day - December 13, 2013

Muslim men organized in militias with machetes rough up a Christian man while checking him for weapons in the Miskine neighbourhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, Friday Dec. 13, 2013. A band of about a dozen Muslim men with machetes faced off against an equally large group of Christian youths. Also in Miskine, French troops backed by a helicopter traded fire with unidentified assailants as France's Defense mMinister Jean-Yves Le Drian arrived in tBangui. More than 500 people have been killed over the past eight days in sectarian fighting in Central African Republic. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

Photos of the day - December 13, 2013

Sectarian violence continues in the Central African Republic, thousands of people lined up on the last day to see Mandela and snow covers the Middle East are just a few of our photos of the day for December 13, 2013.

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