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U.N. World Food Program convoy arrives in C. African Republic capital under military escort

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    A vehicle filled with people and heavy load, precedes a convoy of over 100 trucks arriving in the Central African Republic capital Bangui from Cameroon, Monday Jan. 27, 2014. The trucks were loaded with military logistic for French forces and Humanitarian aid for the Word Food Program. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay) (The Associated Press)

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    Muslim men and children hang out by the market in the Seleka controlled town of Mbaiki, some 120kms (75 miles) south west of bangui, Central African Republic, Sunday Jan. 26, 2014. A local commander of the Muslim Seleka blamed Christian anti Balaka militias for sending the country into chaos and vowed reprisals if the newly appointed interim government would not put an end to Muslim killings in the country. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay) (The Associated Press)

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    Children swimming in a river near the Central African village of Bobangui, some 50 mms (30 miles) south-west of the capital Bangui, in an area controlled by anti Balaka Christian militias, wave and smile at the photographer on Sunday Jan. 26, 2014. Thousands of African and French peacekeepers have been unable to stop mounting sectarian attacks between Christian and Muslim militias and civilians. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay) (The Associated Press)

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    A Central African Army Forces (FACA) cadet walks with his fake gun in Jean Bedel Bocassa's Berengo palace near Pissa, some 80kms (45 miles) south west of Bangui, Central African Republic, Sunday Jan. 26, 2014. Up to 500 registered cadets are stationed in the palace turned training camp, without any officers, hunting mice and birds for food, using wood fake weapons and awaiting instructions that do not come. In Mbaiki, down the road, a local commander of the Muslim Seleka blamed Christian anti Balaka militias for sending the country into chaos and vowed reprisals if the newly appointed interim government would not put an end to Muslim killings in the country. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay) (The Associated Press)

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    Central African Army Forces (FACA) cadets stand in Jean Bedel Bocassa's Berengo palace near Pissa, some 80kms (45 miles) south west of Bangui, Central African Republic, Sunday Jan. 26, 2014. Up to 500 registered cadets are stationed in the palace turned training camp, without any officers, hunting mice and birds for food, using wood fake weapons and awaiting instructions that do not come. In Mbaiki, down the road, a local commander of the Muslim Seleka blamed Christian anti Balaka militias for sending the country into chaos and vowed reprisals if the newly appointed interim government would not put an end to Muslim killings in the country. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay) (The Associated Press)

Dozens of vehicles carrying emergency aid from the U.N. World Food Program are making their way under French military escort to the capital of Central African Republic.

Some of the 100 trucks began arriving Monday from neighboring Cameroon after concerns about violence along the road to Bangui had blocked the U.N. from delivering urgently needed supplies.

The first group of about 30 vehicles was greeted in the PK26 neighborhood by Rwandan and French forces, who escorted them to their destination.

Central African Republic's capital has been in a state of anarchy since the rebel leader who seized power last year stepped aside and an interim transitional government was installed. Escalating violence between Muslims and Christians has left an untold number of dead in recent weeks.