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Taking on Africa’s armed groups
African leaders at a summit in Kenya say the continent must work together to combat the "scourge of terrorism".
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 20:28 GMT
'Dozens killed' in attack on Nigeria villages
President Jonathan orders "total war" against Boko Haram as the group is blamed for killing 35 people in Borno state.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 03:32 GMT
Nigeria leader vows 'total war' on Boko Haram
Goodluck Jonathan tells nation "any means necessary" will be used to defeat group that abducted hundreds of schoolgirls.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 01:23 GMT
Chad closes border with CAR due to violence
President Idriss Deby says border will remain closed until the crisis in the Central African Republic has been resolved.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 06:55 GMT
Chad withdraws all troops from CAR
Move comes after UN probe found Chadian troops killed 30 people "without any provocation" in capital Bangui last month.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 06:05 GMT
Central African Republic: Back to square one?
As interim President Djotodia resigns, we ask how the resulting power vacuum will impact the conflict-ridden nation.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2014 12:53 GMT
CAR parliament summoned for talks in Chad
All members of CAR legislature travel to Chad to discuss fate of President Michel Djotodia and future of peace talks.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2014 01:23 GMT
Lavish celebrations on Chad coup anniversary
Despite widespread poverty, millions of dollars are spent to mark 1990 coup which brought President Deby to power.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2013 11:08 GMT
Ex-Chad leader charged over war crimes
Hissene Habre, once dubbed "Africa's Pinochet", charged with crimes against humanity and torture by a Senegalese court.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2013 18:38 GMT
Chad 'foils coup' against government
Security forces say several individuals who had planned for months to destabilise government have been arrested.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 08:47 GMT
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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