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Senegal trial for ex-Chad leader

Sunday, July 2nd 2006, 19:59
related countries: Senegal Senegal

Senegal agrees to put Chad's ex-President Hissene Habre on trial for alleged human rights abuses.
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Chad rebels 'launch CAR attack'

Tuesday, June 27th 2006, 15:31
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic

Rebels from Chad attack Central African Republic (CAR), with deaths on both sides, the CAR says.
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Fears for Chad's fleeing refugees

Friday, June 16th 2006, 12:34
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Thousands of Chadians flee to Sudan, prompting worries about a collapse of regional security.
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Sudan accused of 'exporting war'

Sunday, June 11th 2006, 5:24
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Chadian President Idriss Deby accuses Sudan of fomenting unrest in his country and the region.
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Actress Swank to divorce

Saturday, May 27th 2006, 15:19

Oscar-winner Hilary Swank files for divorce from actor husband Chad Lowe after separating earlier this year.
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UN gives Senegal Habre deadline

Friday, May 19th 2006, 17:01
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Senegal Senegal

A UN panel gives Senegal 90 days to put ex-Chad leader Hissene Habre on trial or send him to Belgium for trial.
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Chad leader's victory confirmed

Sunday, May 14th 2006, 23:50

President Idriss Deby retains power in Chad after winning a third term in this month's election, it is confirmed.
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Chad refugee crisis 'overlooked'

Wednesday, May 10th 2006, 23:52
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The plight of refugees in eastern Chad, many from Sudan's Darfur region, is being ignored, the UN says.
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Spanish aid worker shot in Chad

Saturday, May 6th 2006, 13:43
related countries: Spain Spain

A United Nations aid worker is shot and wounded in eastern Chad amid a deteriorating security situation.
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Making space for Darfur's victims

Saturday, May 6th 2006, 10:56

Tim Whewell finds that refugees from Darfur have been welcomed as family by the tribes of eastern Chad.
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Disbelief at Chad's voter figures

Friday, May 5th 2006, 13:18

Election observers say 60% of Chadians voted in presidential polls - a figure many do not believe.
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Agreement ends Chad oil dispute

Thursday, April 27th 2006, 10:54

The World Bank agrees to resume lending to Chad after a dispute over the spending of oil resources on weapons.
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Six die in Cameroon plane crash

Sunday, April 23rd 2006, 17:06
related countries: Cameroon Cameroon, Libya Libya

Six people die after a cargo plane carrying aid from Libya to Chad crashes in neighbouring Cameroon.
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African Union team to visit Chad

Friday, April 21st 2006, 7:00

An African Union team is to go to Chad for talks with the government and opposition after recent violence.
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Chad 'needs oil money for arms'

Wednesday, April 19th 2006, 14:52

Chad's President Idriss Deby acknowledges he wants to use oil money for weapons to use against rebels.
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Rebels 'will not delay' Chad poll

Tuesday, April 18th 2006, 15:08

Chad will hold presidential polls next month despite last week's rebel attack on the capital, President Deby says.
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Chad calms refugee and oil fears

Monday, April 17th 2006, 10:21
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Chad withdraws a threat to expel Sudanese refugees, and extends the deadline on a threat to cease oil production.
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Chad threatens to halt oil output

Saturday, April 15th 2006, 20:46
related countries: United States United States

Chad threatens to stop producing oil if it does not receive $100m it says it is owed by US-led consortium.
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