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Stories about Chad

A First for Africa: Ex-Dictator to be Judged on the Continent

A new court system, the Extraordinary African Chambers has recently been set up to allow the first ever trial of one of its own dictators on the continent. The tribunal...

Gabon to Mali: History of French Military Interventions in Africa

The French military intervention in Mali, known as Operation Serval started on January 11 following the advance of terrorists groups towards Bamako. Lauded by a substantial part of the Malian...

2012: A Year of Revolt and Social Change in Francophone Countries: Part 1 of 2

The year 2012 was marked by armed conflicts in Mali, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic. There were elections in Senegal, Quebec and France, while demonstrations...

Chadian President Names Sons at Key Executive Positions

Central African Republic President Isolated as Rebels Close in on Capital City

Rebel Attacks on Ndélé and Bria, Central African Republic

These last few weeks, with attacks on the the cities of Ndélé and Bria, rebels have been threatening the regime of Central African Republic President François Bozizé. This fresh wave...

Chad: A Petition to Fight Impunity

Coalition of African Nations Agrees to Send 3,300 Soldiers a year to Northern Mali

Chad: President's Plane Botched Landing in Kalait

Chad: ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ Winner & Human Rights Activist Attacked at Home

Chad: Challenges to Freedom of Expression as Social Protests Grow

The recent arrests in Chad of three union officers and the editor of an independent newspaper are symptomatic of a disintegration of freedom of expression in the country. These arrests...

Central African Republic: The Cities of Sibut and Damara Attacked by Rebels

Chad, CAR: FPR Rebel Leader Transferred to Bangui after He Turned Himself in

Chad: 5,000 New Refugees Coming From The Central African Republic

Sahel Region: 1.6 Million Children at Risk of Malnutrition

Gaddafi's Lost Arsenal, a Threat to the Sahel Region

Since the beginning of the conflict in Libya that toppled Gaddafi's regime, weapon trafficking has been on the rise in the Sahel region. The consequences of this trafficking threatens peace...

Central African Republic: Violence Marks Lead Up to Elections

The Central African Republic is set to hold partial parliamentary elections on September 4, yet tensions have arisen after an opposition party rally was marred with violence. The country is still...

Senegal-Chad: Is Habré Extradition a Political Diversion by Wade?

Senegal-Chad: Hissène Habré won't be expelled anymore

Chad: How Communities Are Rebuilding Lives

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