Where is Chad? What happened to President Idriss Déby?

Last week, Mr Déby won a sixth term in presidential elections. The recent election prompted an invasion from a Libya-based rebel group called Forces for Change and Concord in Chat. Mr Déby had travelled to the front line, several hundred miles north

Chad president Idriss Deby Itno dies in fight against rebels, military says

Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno died on a battlefield Tuesday in the fight against rebels who opposed his rule, the central African nation’s military announced.  The news comes just hours after electoral officials had declared Deby – who has led Chad for more than three decades — the winner of an April 11 presidential election, paving the way for