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Chad (Vol 13, 2016)
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See also Chad 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2017 | 2018.

Contents Volume 13, 2016.

The re-election of President Déby Itno on 10 April and the ‘austerity measures’ introduced by the government on 31 August resulted in massive protests. However, the gang rape of a 16-year-old schoolgirl by young ‘untouchables’ in Ndjamena on 8 February sparked off even heavier social protests throughout the country. On…

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Hansen, Ketil Fred, “Chad (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0023>
First published online: 2017



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