President of Chad Is Killed as Soldiers Clash With Rebels by Mahamat Adamou, Ruth Maclean, Declan Walsh and Eric Schmitt


By Mahamat Adamou, Ruth Maclean, Declan Walsh and Eric Schmitt

Idriss Déby, who ruled with an iron fist for three decades and had just secured his sixth term in office, was considered by the West a linchpin in the fight against Islamist extremism in central Africa.

Published: April 19, 2021 at 07:00PM

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