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CAR leader's future in balance

Friday, January 10th 2014, 0:45
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic

Central African Republic interim leader Michel Djotodia is expected to face pressure to step down at a regional summit in Chad.
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Dozens dead in latest CAR unrest

Thursday, December 26th 2013, 20:35
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic

Dozens of people are killed, including six peacekeepers from Chad, in the latest violence in the Central African Republic, officials say.
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UN soldiers 'raped woman' in Mali

Wednesday, September 25th 2013, 17:02
related countries: Mali Mali

At least four Chadian men serving under with the UN peacekeeping force in Mali have been involved in the rape of a woman in Gao, the UN says.
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First, forget about witchcraft....

Saturday, September 14th 2013, 23:58

Chad's only psychiatrist tries to focus minds
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Huge rise in malaria cases in Chad

Thursday, September 5th 2013, 1:21

An emergency operation is underway in the Salamat region of Chad after an "alarming" rise in cases of malaria.
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VIDEO: Virtual therapy reaches Chad via Skype

Friday, August 30th 2013, 14:54
related countries: Canada Canada

In Chad, mental health is a neglected and taboo subject - the country has only one psychiatrist. But a Canadian psychologist is helping to change that through a free therapy service via Skype.
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Chad suspends China state oil firm

Wednesday, August 14th 2013, 13:43
related countries: China China

Chad's oil minister tells the BBC he has suspended all operations of China's CNPC state-run oil firm for causing environmental damage.
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Le Clos takes gold in Barcelona

Wednesday, July 31st 2013, 18:36

Olympic champion Chad Le Clos wins gold in the men's 200m butterfly at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona.
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Senegal charges Chad's ex-leader

Tuesday, July 2nd 2013, 18:37
related countries: Senegal Senegal

Chad's former leader Hissene Habre is charged with war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture in Senegal.
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Senegal arrests Chad ex-president

Sunday, June 30th 2013, 15:36
related countries: Senegal Senegal

Police in Senegal arrest Chad's former leader Hissene Habre, who is wanted for alleged atrocities during his eight-year rule.
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Chadians hail ex-police chief arrest

Thursday, May 16th 2013, 11:04

Campaigners in Chad welcome the arrest of Mahamat Djibrine, former President Hissene Habre's police chief, who is accused of torturing and killing opposition activists.
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Deaths in Chad's 'foiled coup'

Thursday, May 2nd 2013, 17:26

At least four people are killed and army generals and MPs are arrested in Chad as President Idriss Deby's government foils a "destabilisation plot", police sources say.
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Chad troops start Mali pullout

Monday, April 15th 2013, 13:58
related countries: Mali Mali

Chad, one of the largest supplier of troops battling Islamists in Mali, starts to pull them out, President Idriss Deby says.
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Chadians dead in Mali suicide attack

Friday, April 12th 2013, 21:38
related countries: Mali Mali
related places: Kidal

A suicide bomber kills at least three Chadian soldiers in an attack in the north Malian city of Kidal, recaptured in February from Islamist militants.
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Bozize says Chad aided CAR rebels

Wednesday, April 3rd 2013, 17:28
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic

Ousted Central African Republic leader Francois Bozize accuses Chad in a BBC interview of aiding and fighting with rebels that toppled him.
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French soldier dies in Mali fighting

Sunday, March 3rd 2013, 14:42
related countries: France France, Mali Mali

A French soldier is killed in heavy fighting in northern Mali in the same region where Chad said it killed Islamist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar.
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Islamist militant 'killed in Mali'

Sunday, March 3rd 2013, 11:39
related countries: Algeria Algeria, Mali Mali
related places: Mokhtar

Chad's army says their troops in Mali have killed Mokhtar Belmokhtar, the Islamist militant behind January's siege at an Algerian gas plant.
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'Many die' in Mali mountain clashes

Saturday, February 23rd 2013, 7:51
related countries: Mali Mali

Thirteen Chadian soldiers and dozens of Islamist rebels are killed in heavy fighting in a mountainous area of northern Mali, Chad's army says.
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