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Thousands demonstrate in Chad against military transition

April 28, 2021 9:11 pm

Thousands have protested and two people were killed in Chad in demonstrations against the rule of a transitional military council headed by the son of the late President Idriss Deby Itno, who was killed last week.

Explained: The crisis in Chad, why France is stuck in the Sahel nation

April 27, 2021 9:21 am

The former French colony is now prime outpost of the West in fighting Islamist militants across the Sahel -- the vast region between the Sahara and the Sudanian savanna.

Mali president wants US to reverse Chad travel ban

September 28, 2017 11:10 am

"The president of the G5 thinks this decision could affect the commitment of Chad, which has until now shown itself to be a key partner in the fight against terrorism in the G5 Sahel and beyond," said Keita in a statement

Over 100 militants killed in anti-Boko Haram operation: Chad army

July 31, 2015 5:43 pm

"Our armed forces and security forces have launched a vast offensive to dig out and neutralise these terrorists on these islands," Chad army said.

Chad: Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 14 in suicide attack

July 11, 2015 6:25 pm

The blast Saturday morning came less than a month after suicide bombers on motorcycles attacked two buildings in N'Djamena, killing nearly 40 people.

Chad: Two explosions kill 11 in N'Djamena city

June 29, 2015 7:10 pm

The blasts come weeks after a double suicide bombing in the capital that killed at least 38 people and wounded more than 100 others.

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 27 people in Chad

June 16, 2015 9:25 am

Chad, a military heavyweight in the region, has been a driving force behind a campaign that has inflicted a series of defeats on Boko Haram since January.

Chad, Niger forces move in to attacks extremist Boko Haram

March 09, 2015 5:14 pm

Chadian general confirmed that military forces from Chad and Niger have gone into northeast Nigeria to attack Boko Haram.

Boko Haram attacks village in Chad as revolt spreads

February 13, 2015 7:01 pm

This is the first known lethal attack in that country by the Nigerian militant group.

Chad army kills 120 Boko Haram militants in Cameroon

February 01, 2015 11:18 am

Boko Haram has recently launched cross-border attacks from Nigeria into Cameroon and Chad.