France sends more troops to Chad

France sends more troops to Chad

There are 2 comments on the The Oregonian story from Feb 1, 2008, titled France sends more troops to Chad. In it, The Oregonian reports that:

“Rebel columns are currently progressing toward the west of the country”

The European Union postponed the deployment of advance units of a peacekeeping force for protecting refugees from Darfur because of an upsurge of rebel activity in neighboring Chad, where France was reinforcing ... via The Oregonian

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Houston, TX

#1 Feb 1, 2008
I wish someone out there really knew what is happening in NDjamena, it is difficult to get news. Most online news reports are 24 hours behind what is happening. I will be evacuating to Douala this afternoon, I cant wait around not knowing what is happening.
Where are the reporters when you need them.

Waldorf, MD

#2 Feb 2, 2008
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The U.S Embassy site is being updated on a regular bases to inform citizens on the continuing issues in Chad.

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