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Jacques Chirac

Date of Birth: 29 November 1932
Place of Birth: Paris, France
Died: 26 September 2019


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No French leave

French military planners who opposed the Congo deployment but were overruled by President Jacques Chirac will be further dismayed by this slippage especially when French troops in Côte d'Ivoire also face worsening conditions...


A can of subsidised worms

President Jacques Chirac is a former Gaullist Agriculture Minister who has kept a close eye on French farmers' interests as he has risen through the ranks...


Leaving the door open

In March after the coup Presidents Jacques Chirac of France and Omar Bongo of Gabon at first wanted to expel him from Bangui but Sassou and Déby argued strongly for recognising him as ruler especially since the people of the capital happily celebrated Patassé's overthrow...


Spinning the continent

Washington would be prepared partly to go along with French President Jacques Chirac's plans to widen market access for African exporters and to stop temporarily all subsidies on exports to Africa...


    Vol 44 No 11 |
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Five-yearly farce

Dictator at home doyen abroad Eyadéma is counting on his long friendship with French President Jacques Chirac and believes problems of democracy in Africa attract little attention in the present international climate...


Hands across the water

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was still basking in the reflected glow of French President Jacques Chirac's anti-war stance as United States' and British forces crossed into Iraq (AC Vol 44 No 6)...


    Vol 44 No 9 |
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Democratic doubts

President Jacques Chirac is said to feel personally let down by Eyadéma breaking his promise to quit made when he visited Lomé in 1999...


Catching the flak

His position has propelled him into the embrace of France's President Jacques Chirac who accorded Mbeki reverential treatment at the Franco-African summit in Paris on 19-21 February...


The new American way

President Jacques Chirac wants the summit to agree an international water treaty and cheaper drugs for poor countries - two critical issues for Africa...


Hamutenya in the blocks

As well as his links with Malaysia which brought the controversial Ramatex clothing factory to Windhoek rather than South Africa Hamutenya has embraced President Jacques Chirac's drive to expand French commercial interests in Southern Africa (AC Vol 44 No 5)...


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