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A woman gives water to a child at the Catholic mission in Grimari where 4,800 displaced Christians have taken refugee at to escape the fighting between Seleka and Antibalakas.<br />
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Grimari has been under attack from Antibalakas for two days since it is the gateway to the Ouaka region which is still controlled by Seleka fighters whose general Mahamat Darrassa is a conciliatory figure, having dislodged other Seleka units who were wreaking havoc among local communities. French peacekeepers trust Darassa, viewing him as the only reliable safeguard against sectarian violence in the Ouaka region.