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· April, 2006

Stories about Chad from April, 2006

Chad: Sudan backs rebels

  27 April 2006

Passion of the Present points to a Reuters report that claims the Sudanese government are backing the rebels in Chad who wish to overthrow President Idriss Deby.

Africa: European Double Standards on Corruption

  16 April 2006

While the EU prepares to impose sanctions on Bielorussian authorities who allegedly committed election fraud, says (FR) Generation Consciente, “numerous African dictators [who commit election fraud…] consistently visit Europe without difficulty while freely managing their personal affairs[…].”

Chad: French Military Presence Worries Blogger

  15 April 2006

French troops killed 60 unarmed civilians in Ivory Coast 4 years ago alleging self-defense, writes (FR) Generation Consciente, Une Autre Afrique in a skeptical tone. In light of these events the blogger wonders what will come of the recent influx of french troops in Chad, 3 weeks to elections. “What...

Chad: civil war?

  14 April 2006

Yebo Gogo reports that rebels have attacked the Chadian capital, a story also covered in and asks is civil war looming in Chad?

Chad: Rebel army

  3 April 2006

Sudan Watch asks some questions on the Chadian rebel army known as “United Front for Change“. Who are they? Who funds them? According to an article in the Sudan Tribune the leader claimed “”I am a soldier. We are currently being forced to do it by the arms and we...

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