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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
February 13, 2015 7:01 pm
This is the first known lethal attack in that country by the Nigerian militant group.
February 01, 2015 11:18 am
Boko Haram has recently launched cross-border attacks from Nigeria into Cameroon and Chad.
January 13, 2015 9:42 am