1. Chad’s president Idriss Déby dies ‘on battlefield’, military says  The Guardian
  2. Chad President Idriss Deby dies 'in clashes with rebels'  Myjoyonline.com
  3. Chad's President Idriss Déby dies after 'clashes with rebels'  BBC News
  4. Newly Re-Elected Chad President Killed In Fight...  Peace FM Online
  5. Chad President Idriss Deby has died: Army spokesman  Al Jazeera English
  6. View Full coverage on Google News
Déby had ruled for 30 years and won a sixth term in elections last weekDéby had ruled for 30 years and won a sixth term in elections last week

Chad’s president Idriss Déby dies ‘on battlefield’, military says | Chad | The Guardian

Chad’s newly re-elected President Idriss Deby has died of injuries suffered on the frontline while fighting rebels in the north of the Sahel country, an army spokesman said on Tuesday. Deby, 68, “has just breathed his last defending the sovereign nation on the battlefield” over the weekend, army spokesman General Azem Bermandoa Agouna said in […]

Chad President Idriss Deby dies 'in clashes with rebels' - MyJoyOnline.com

Idriss Déby dies just hours after provisional election results set him on course for a sixth term.Idriss Déby dies just hours after provisional election results set him on course for a sixth term.

www.bbc.com

Newly Re-Elected Chad President Killed In Fight...Newly Re-Elected Chad President Killed In Fight...

Newly Re-Elected Chad President Killed In Fight... | Politics | Peacefmonline.com

403 Naughty, not nice!

Chad's president Deby has died of injuries suffered on frontline : armyChad's president Deby has died of injuries suffered on frontline : army

Chad's president Idriss Deby has died of injuries suffered on frontline: army | Africanews

The Chadian army says the offensive in the northern provinces of Tibesti and Kanem is over, with the loss of 300 rebel lives. Despite this, the United States says rebel fighters appear to be moving t…The Chadian army says the offensive in the northern provinces of Tibesti and Kanem is over, with the loss of 300 rebel lives. Despite this, the United States says rebel fighters appear to be moving t…

US, UK issue warnings in face of rebel incursion in northern Chad

The president of Chad has been killed on the front line after a clash between the army and rebels at the border. An army spokesperson confirmed Idriss Deby, who has...President Idriss Deby, who won a 6th term on Monday, has ruled Chad for over 30 years.

Chad president dies aged 68 after winning sixth term | Metro News

Chad's President Idriss Deby, a former army officer who seized power and ruled the central Africa nation for 30 years died on Tuesday at the age of 68 from injuries sustained while fighting the latest rebellion in the north of the country.Chad's President Idriss Deby, a former army officer who seized power and ruled the central Africa nation for 30 years died on Tuesday at the age of 68 from injuries sustained while fighting the latest rebellion in the north of the country.

FACTBOX-Five facts about Chad's Deby | Reuters

Idriss Deby Itno, who was on course for a sixth term as Chad's president before he died from injuries sustained in battle, had earned a reputation as a stalwart French ally in the fight against jihad…Idriss Deby Itno, who was on course for a sixth term as Chad's president before he died from injuries sustained in battle, had earned a reputation as a stalwart French ally in the fight against jihad…

Chad's Idriss Deby, a longstanding French ally in the troubled Sahel

Veteran president, who came to power in a rebellion in 1990, took 79.3 percent of the vote in the April 11 election.Veteran president, who came to power in a rebellion in 1990, took 79.3 percent of the vote in the April 11 election.

search

President Idriss Deby was killed during a fight against rebels on the frontline, an army spokesman told the media. This happened one day after his re-election for sixth term was confirmed.President Idriss Deby was killed during a fight against rebels on the frontline, an army spokesman told the media. This happened one day after his re-election for sixth term was confirmed.

Chadian president dies from frontline injures just after being re-elected to 6th term – army — RT World News

Idriss Deby, 68, came to power in a rebellion in 1990 and is one of Africa's longest-serving leaders.Idriss Deby, 68, came to power in a rebellion in 1990 and is one of Africa's longest-serving leaders.

Chad President Idriss Deby killed on frontlines, says army, soon after poll win | Hindustan Times

Bloomberg - Are you a robot?

A top Chadian military commander says that President Idriss Deby Itno is dead after more than three decades in power.A top Chadian military commander says that President Idriss Deby Itno is dead after more than three decades in power.

Chad president killed on battlefield after 30 years in power - Los Angeles Times

It has been confirmed that newly elected President Idriss Deby died today, apparently of injuries sustained in an attack.It has been confirmed that newly elected President Idriss Deby died today, apparently of injuries sustained in an attack.

Chad: President Deby Dies After Attack - allAfrica.com

Shock announcement of Idriss Deby’s death on the frontline of a fight against northern rebels comes day after the 68-year-old was proclaimed the winner of a presidential election that had given him a sixth term in office.Shock announcement of Idriss Deby’s death on the frontline of a fight against northern rebels comes day after the 68-year-old was proclaimed the winner of a presidential election that had given him a sixth term in office.

Chad President Deby dies on battlefield, son to take over

Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno, who ruled the central African nation for more than three decades, was killed Tuesday on the battlefield in a fight against rebels, the military...President Idriss Deby of Chad is dead after ruling for 3 decades

Longtime African Ruler Killed by Insurgents Day After Re-Election

Idriss Deby Itno, who was on course for a sixth term as Chad's president before he died from injuries sustained in battle, had carved out a reputation as the West's stalwart ally in the Sahel - despite accusations of authoritarianism.Idriss Deby Itno, who was on course for a sixth term as Chad's president before he died from injuries sustained in battle, had carved out a reputation as the West's stalwart ally in the Sahel - despite accusations of authoritarianism.

Chad's president Deby: a long-serving army ally in turbulent Sahel | News24

The African nation's top military commander says Idriss Deby Itno was killed on the battlefield against rebels.The African nation's top military commander says Idriss Deby Itno was killed on the battlefield against rebels.

Idriss Deby Itno, Chad's president, dies after 30 years in power

Mr Déby, 68, was one of Africa’s longest-ruling leadersMr Déby, 68, was one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders

Idriss Déby death: Chad President dies on frontline days after winning sixth term | The Independent

Over 300 Rebels, Five Soldiers Killed in Chad: Army – The Defense Post

General Mahamat Kaka, the son of Deby, was named interim head of state, an army spokesman said.General Mahamat Kaka, the son of Deby, was named interim head of state, an army spokesman said.

Chad President Idriss Deby dies on front lines, says army spokesman - The Jerusalem Post

www.washingtonpost.com

www.cnn.com

A top military commander says that Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has been killed on the battlefield in a fight against rebelsA top military commander says that Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has been killed on the battlefield in a fight against rebels

abcnews.go.com

Chad's army said on Monday it had beaten back a column of insurgents, claiming to have halted a rebel advance towards the capital N'Djamena as the country awaits the final results of a presidential election last week.Chad's army said on Monday it had beaten back a column of insurgents, claiming to have halted a rebel advance towards the capital N'Djamena as the country awaits the final results of a presidential election last week.

Chad army says it beats back rebels advancing towards capital

Just a moment...

Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has won a sixth term in office, according to provisional election results. He had campaigned for peace and security in a country afflicted by violence.Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has won a sixth term in office, according to provisional election results. He had campaigned for peace and security in a country afflicted by violence.

Chad: President Deby wins reelection, extending 30 years in power | News | DW | 20.04.2021

Chad's President Idriss Deby died while visiting troops on the frontline, the army said, a day after being declared the winner of a presidential election.The West has seen Deby as an ally in the fight against Islamist extremist groups, such as Boko Haram and groups linked to Al Qaeda and Islamic State.

Chad President Idriss Deby dies on frontline, son to take over, army says

Idriss Deby Itno's shock death cut his 30-year political career short and will likely throw Chadian politics into disarrayIdriss Deby Itno's shock death cut his 30-year political career short and will likely throw Chadian politics into disarray

Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno killed in 'clashes with rebel fighters'

Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno died on Tuesday from wounds sustained in battle after three decades in power, the army said, opening a period of uncertainty in a country that is a key strategic ally of the West.Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno died on Tuesday from wounds sustained in battle after three decades in power, the army said, opening a period of uncertainty in a country that is a key strategic ally of the West.

Chad's president fatally wounded in battle with rebels

Chad's President Idriss Deby has died while visiting troops on the front line of a fight against northern rebels, an army spokesperson said Tuesday,...Chad's President Idriss Deby has died while visiting troops on the front line of a fight against northern rebels, an army spokesperson said Tuesday,...

Chad's President Idriss Deby dies of injuries suffered on front line | Daily Sabah

www.thesun.ie

newsaf.cgtn.com

A transitional military council is established in Chad, headed by Lt.-Gen. Mahamat Idriss Deby, the son of late president Idriss Deby, the...A transitional military council is established in Chad, headed by Lt.-Gen. Mahamat Idriss Deby, the son of late president Idriss Deby, the...

Breaking: Late Idriss Deby's son to head Transitional Military Council — Reports - Vanguard News

In the last week, several columns of rebel fighters have entered Chad from neighboring Libya with the intention of unseating long-time strongman and friend of the West Idriss Déby Itno, Chad’s ruler for the past thirty years. How France and the United States respond may cause repercussions for years to come.

Will events in Chad force a reset of Sahel strategy? - Atlantic Council

Chad's army said it had destroyed a rebel convoy in the north of Kanem province on Saturday (April 17).Chad

Chad army says rebel column in north 'decimated'

His death came the day after he had won a sixth term in office with more than 79% of the votes.His death came the day after he had won a sixth term in office with more than 79% of the votes.

President of Chad Idriss Deby dies in clashes with rebels one day after winning election | World News | Sky News

Mahamat Deby, son of the late President Idriss Deby of Chad, has been named the new leader of the country.Advertisement The 37-year-old army general was appointed to lead a military council

Chadian army names late president’s son as new leader | TheCable

Chad's President wins reelection, extending 30 years in powerChad's President wins reelection, extending 30 years in power

Chad's President wins reelection, extending 30 years in power

The 68-year-old political veteran took office as president in 1990 and had recently won a sixth term. The 68-year-old political veteran took office as president in 1990 and had recently won a sixth term.

Chad's President Idriss Déby Killed in Clash on Front Line Shortly After Winning Sixth Term in Office - Sputnik International

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.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.

www.nytimes.com

Chad’s President Idriss Déby has died suddenly in clashes with rebels in the north of the country at the weekend, a BBC report has said quoting the Chadian army. On Monday, provisional result…

Breaking: Chad’s President Idriss Déby ‘Killed by Rebels’ | THISDAYLIVE

N’DJAMENA — The United States said rebel fighters in Chad appeared to be moving towards the capital N’Djamena and ordered non-essential staff to leave, warning…

U.S. says Chad rebels heading towards capital from north | National Post

U.S. says Chad rebels heading towards capital from north | National Post

Chad President Idriss Déby, one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders, died in clashes with opposition rebel groups, an army spokesperson announced Tuesday. Chad President Idriss Déby, one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders, died in clashes with opposition rebel groups, an army spokesperson announced Tuesday. 

President of Chad dies in clashes with rebels | TheHill

Chad President Idriss Déby, one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders, died in clashes with opposition rebel groups, an army spokesperson announced Tuesday. Chad President Idriss Déby, one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders, died in clashes with opposition rebel groups, an army spokesperson announced Tuesday. 

President of Chad dies in clashes with rebels | TheHill

A top military commander says that Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has been killed on the battlefield in a fight against rebels.A top military commander says that Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno has been killed on the battlefield in a fight against rebels.

Military says that Chad’s president has been killed on battlefield

With news of the death of newly re-elected veteran leader Idriss Deby Itno on Tuesday, we look back on the key events of his 30 years at the helm of the huge mostly desert African state. 1990... With news of the death of newly re-elected veteran leader Idriss Deby Itno on Tuesday, we look back on the key events of his 30 years at the helm of the huge mostly desert African state. 1990...

Chad's Deby: Three decades in power - The East African

Chad's President Deby dies of injuries suffered on the frontlines ObituariesThe President had visited the frontlines to share his election victory with the soldiers before the unfortunate incident.

Chad's President Deby dies of injuries suffered on the frontlines | Nairametrics