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  1. Central Africa: Central African States Discuss Security, TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    President Paul Kagame, yesterday, attended the 8th Extraordinary Session of the Heads of State of the Economic Community of Central African States in Libreville, Gabon. The Heads of State summit, chaired by President Ali Bongo Odimba of Gabon, was also attended by Presidents Idriss Deby Itno of Chad and Faustin-Archange Touadera of Central African Republic.

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  2. .com | Chad opposition figures begin second week in detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | News24

    N'Djamena - Eleven Chadian opposition activists remain in detention a week after being arrested during a banned rally in the capital N'Djamena, a legal source said on Friday. The arrests were made on November 17 during an attempt by the opposition to defy a ban by President Idriss Deby's government on a demonstration organised as public anger soared over the nation's growing economic crisis.

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  3. Chad, anti-jihadist ally of the West, battered by crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Yahoo!

    A key ally of the West in its fight against jihadists in Africa, Chad is mired in crises that have rocked the authoritarian regime of President Idriss Deby, as the opposition plans a general strike for Tuesday. The costs of fighting the Boko Haram Islamists, plunging oil revenues, deficits, austerity measures and strikes by civil servants have all stirred popular anger in a country with high poverty levels despite its oil reserves.

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  4. Chad, anti-jihadist ally of the West, battered by crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Bangkok Post

    N'DJAMENA - A key ally of the West in its fight against jihadists in Africa, Chad is mired in crises that have rocked the authoritarian regime of President Idriss Deby, as the opposition plans a general strike for Tuesday. The costs of fighting the Boko Haram Islamists, plunging oil revenues, deficits, austerity measures and strikes by civil servants have all stirred popular anger in a country with high poverty levels despite its oil reserves.

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  5. .com | Chad opposition figures held as police disperse marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | News24

    N'Djamena - Several opposition activists and politicians were detained on Thursday in the Chadian capital N'Djamena, after the government banned a rally following a failed bid to hold a vote of no confidence. The arrests came during an attempt by the opposition to defy a ban by President Idriss Deby's government on a demonstration organised as public anger soared over the nation's growing economic crisis.

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  6. Turkish and African business worlds convene in Istanbul: 'UNITE, DISCOVER, DEVELOP'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Turkish Daily News

    The Turkey-Africa Economic and Business Forum, hosted by the Turkish Ministry of Economy and African Union with the coordination of DEIK and the contribution of the Turkish Exporters' Assembly, was held in Istanbul between Nov. 2 and 3. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the African Union Term Chairperson, Chad President Idriss Deby Itno, participated in the opening ceremony of the event that brought together more than 2,500 high ranking officials and business people from more than 50 African countries. Ministers, heads and representatives of private institutions, the African Union and regional economic groups showed great interest in the event.

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  7. Uganda: Museveni Looks Forward to Working With TrumpRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 9 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Mauritania, Tunisia Chad and Republic of Congo. It is being held under the chairmanship of the President of Chad Idriss Deby the current Chairman of AU. Republican Donald Trump won with at least 290 electoral votes, securing more than the 270 he ...

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  8. Museveni in Ethiopia for meeting on LibyaRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 9 | New Vision

    ... Mauritania, Tunisia Chad and Republic of Congo is being held under the chairmanship of the President of Chad H.E Idriss Deby the current Chairman of AU. The closed-door meeting is expected to discuss the current developments in Libya aimed at ...

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  9. African Leaders Launch Initiative to Resolve Libyan CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Voice of America

    A general view shows Chad's President Idriss Deby addressing delegates during the 26th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union at the AU headquarters in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, Jan. 31, 2016. Seven African leaders met at the African Union headquarter in Ethiopia Tuesday to launch a new initiative to solve the 5-year-old Libyan crisis.

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  10. .com | Zuma off to Ethiopia to discuss crisis-hit LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | News24

    Cape Town President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to attend the African Union high level committee on Libya on Tuesday. The presidency said in statement that the meeting was convened by the Chairperson of the AU, President Idriss Deby Itno to review the evolution of the situation in Libya and the regional and international efforts aimed at addressing it.

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  11. Ruto in talks with President DebyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Kenya, Monday sought the support of the African Union chairman President Idriss Deby of Chad for the candidature of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amb. Amina Mohammed as the chairperson of the African Union Commission.

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  12. 57th edition of the Cup of Cameroon: Apejes wins trophy 2-0 against BamboutousRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | CRTV

    ... de la Republique Paul Biya Toast by H.E. Paul BIYA on the occasion of a dinner offered in honour of President Idriss DEBY ITNO On a working trip to China shortly after his installation, the General Manager of CRTV, Charles Ndongo in the company of ...

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  13. Chad's President: Lake Chad Basin Remains Vulnerable to Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Voice of America

    Chad's President Idriss Deby, shown addressing the U.N. General Assembly in September 2014, says the Boko Haram terrorist group has been weakened yet remains a threat. Chadian President Idriss Deby said Saturday that the multinational joint task force fighting the Boko Haram insurgency in Cameroon, Chad, Nigeria and Niger was finding it difficult to crush the terrorists, who are hiding in communities around the Lake Chad basin.

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  14. Toast by H.E. Paul Biya on the occasion of a dinner offered in honour of President Idriss Deby ItnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CRTV

    ... the company of the corporation 's board Chair led a delegation to China. Selon un communique du cabinet civil, Idriss Deby Itno, par ailleurs president en exercice de l'Union africaine, effectue une visite au Cameroun du vendredi 28 au samedi 29 ...

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  15. Chad-Cameoon: President Idriss Deby Itno begins two-day visitRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | CRTV

    ... discussions at the Presidential Lounge at the airport before driving to the Yaounde Hilton Hotel where President Idriss Deby Itno is being lodged. He leaves the Hilton Hotel at 4:45 pm for the State House where a tete a tete with his host has been ...

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  16. Le pr sident tchadien Idriss D by Itno en visite au CamerounRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | CRTV

    Selon un communique du cabinet civil, Idriss Deby Itno, par ailleurs president en exercice de l'Union africaine, effectue une visite au Cameroun du vendredi 28 au samedi 29 octobre 2016 The President of the Republic of Chad, Idriss Deby Itno, who is also the current President of the African Union, begins a two day state visit to Cameroon this Friday 28th October 2016. On a working trip to China shortly after his installation, the General Manager of CRTV, Charles Ndongo in the company of the corporation 's board Chair led a delegation to China.

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  17. Chad-Cameoon: President Idriss Deby Itno begins one day visitRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | CRTV

    ... discussions at the Presidential Lounge at the airport before driving to the Yaounde Hilton Hotel where President Idriss Deby Itno is being lodged. He leaves the Hilton Hotel at 4:45 pm for the State House where a tete a tete with his host has been ...

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  18. Two OB vans for a qualitative leapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CRTV

    ... processing, recording and transmission. Put simply it is a mobile studio. The President of the Republic of Chad, Idriss Deby Itno, who is also the current President of the African Union, begins a two day state visit to Cameroon this Friday 28th ...

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  19. Chadian President Visits CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CRTV

    The President of the Republic of Chad, Idriss Deby Itno, who is also the current President of the African Union, begins a two day state visit to Cameroon this Friday 28th October 2016. Following the very recent Boko Haram attack during which one civilian and two suicide bombers died on Monday 24 October 2016 in the Mayo Sava Division, the Governor of Far North Region, Midjiyawa Bakari has chaired an important security meeting.

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  20. AU Commission has no standing in ICC, it's a country's choice to leave - Dlamini-ZumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    ... try him a quarter century after he fled to Senegal following his 1990 ouster by the country's current president Idriss Deby. "We at the moment have the former president of Chad who has been tried in an African court agreed by the AU, funded by the ...

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