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