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Chad convicts former president
Court sentences ousted former leader Hissene Habre and 11 others to death.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2008 19:28 GMT
Profile: Idriss Deby
Chadian president is accused by rebel leaders of corruption and political oppression.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2008 22:03 GMT
Chad's ex-ruler re-arrested in Senegal
Senegal authorities have re-arrested Chad's former president Hissene Habre, one of his lawyers said, a day after he was released because a court was unable to rule on a Belgian extradition request.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2005 12:29 GMT
Senegal court frees ex-Chad ruler
A Senegal court has disqualified itself from ruling on an extradition request from Belgium for Chad's ex-dictator Hissene Habre to face war crimes charges, which could mean a return to luxurious exile for the man known as 'Africa's Pinochet'.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2005 00:29 GMT
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