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 Every day I fear for my safety living in this country because of my sexual orientation. I am alive but if anyone ever find out and wanted to find out, they can kill me …I am an easy target for anything.
 —Peter, Dominica,…
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 On July 20, 2015, the trial of the former president of Chad, Hissène Habré—facing charges of crimes against humanity, torture and war crimes—began before the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Senegal court system. The New…
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 The Risk of Return
 Repatriating the Displaced in the Context of Conflict in
 Eastern Chad 
 I. Maps
 Eastern Chad
 Cantons and Sous-Préfectures
 of Dar Sila
 II. Glossaries
 Terms
 Ethnic Groups…
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The Habré case provides a golden opportunity to strike a blow against the scourge of impunity. Habré is accused of massive crimes, which are well documented in the files of his own political police. Chad supports the prosecution. The UN Committee Against…
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 State of Anarchy
 Rebellion and Abuses against Civilians
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 The
 APRD Rebellion.. 
 The
 UFDR Rebellion.. 
 Abuses
 by FACA and GP Forces
 Rebel
 Abuses
 The
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Early to War Child Soldiers in the Chad Conflict Map of Central and Eastern Chad Summary Methodology Recommendations To the Government of Chad.. To the FUC.. To UNICEF To the Government of the United States To the Government of France.. To the…
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In this paper, Human Rights Watch noted that Senegal had not even passed the legislation needed to try Habré. Human Rights Watch called on the African Union to name a special envoy to help Senegal prepare Habré’s trial.
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 "They Came Here to Kill Us"
 Militia Attacks and Ethnic Targeting of Civilians in Eastern Chad
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 of Eastern Chad
 Chadian
 Rebel Movements 2005-2007
 Glossary
 of Terms
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 Methodology
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This paper examines Senegal’s legal obligations as well as the different options for bringing Mr. Habré to justice. It notes that—whatever the outcome of the A.U. review—Senegal is under an obligation to prosecute or to extradite Hissène Habré. It…
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This report documents an alarming rise in attacks against civilians in Chad by Sudanese government-backed Janjaweed militias and Chadian rebel groups. The Janjaweed and Chadian rebel forces operate from bases in Sudanese government-controlled areas of…
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The most brutal U.S.-backed dictator you’ve never heard of—Hissène Habré of Chad—has just been indicted in Belgium on charges of mass murder and torture. His indictment was a decisive breakthrough in a judicial chess game pitting the former central…
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 The regime of Chadian ex-President Hissène Habré (1982-1990)
 was responsible for thousands of cases of political killings, torture,
 "disappearances," and arbitrary detention. Habré, who lives in exile in Senegal, was indicted…
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A Belgian judge has issued an international arrest warrant charging Chad’s exiled former president, Hissène Habré, with human rights crimes committed during his 1982-90 rule. Habré lives in exile in Senegal, where he was indicted four years ago before…