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Idriss Déby Itno

Date of Birth: 18 June 1952
Place of Birth: Fada, Ennedi Region, Chad
Died: 19 April 2021


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Forgotten promises

Yet France’s own military mission there provided President Idriss Déby Itno with intelligence to help crush Sudanese-backed rebels advancing on Ndjamena...


Khartoum's most wanted

Before tentatively restoring relations Chad's President Idriss Déby Itno had called for the African Union to expedite the arrest and trial of Omer on genocide charges...


Doubts over Darfur

During Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno’s visit to Khartoum Field Marshal Omer el Beshir announced on 10 February that relations with Ndjamena had been ‘normalised’ and that war had ended...


Vote early, vote often

So yet another peace agreement with Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno in December made sense for it as do the continuing Darfur talks in the long-running Qatar Initiative...


Many rivers to cross

President of the six-nation regional body the Communauté Economique et Monétaire d'Afrique Centrale (CEMAC) Bozizé is close to neighbouring Chad's President Idriss Déby Itno...


A filial succession

In any case the change in France's African policies has been less radical than Sarkozy promised: French military support for Chad's President Idriss Déby Itno meant simply keeping a French client in power...


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Tactical defeat

The Chadian rebel offensive began straight after the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie had tried to break the stalemate in talks between President Idriss Déby and his civilian opposition on 30 April and after yet another peace deal between Chad and Sudan in Qatar on 3 May...


Who shoots first?

As the mandate of the European Union Force (EUFOR) in eastern Chad ran out last month Sudan's rebel Justice and Equality Movement was resettling its fighters in its rear bases in Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno's home area of Am Jaress north-east Chad...

General Idriss Déby's nephew Timan Erdimi chairs the UFR while Mahamat Nouri and Adouma Hassaballah who were previously important have taken a back seat...


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