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Hissène Habré is arrested and charged in Senegal

TweetThis may be the first time that a former African Head of State is put on trial in Africa. On 8 February 2013, the Extraordinary African Chambers embedded in the Senegalese justice system were inaugurated in order to judge Hissène … Continue reading

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Will the trial of former Chadian ruler, Habré, finally take place? The Senegalese authorities take a major step forward

TweetThe President of the Republic of Senegal, Macky Sall, speaking on July 15 at the African Union (AU) Summit in Addis Ababa, reiterated his commitment to getting the trial of former Chadian President underway before the end of 2012. As … Continue reading

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